The following article was written by Seward High School senior Ruby Lindquist. To view additional skiing pictures and for more high school news, please visit https://shstoday.org/ SHS nordic ski team of eight prepares for practice after school every afternoon, decked out in all their warmest layers. With only regions and state […]
by Justine Pechuzal for Seward City News- Winter for Alaskan recreationalists is a special time for skiing, snow machining, ice skating, or, if you’re a serious dog musher, racing. Travis Beals and Sarah Stokey of Seward’s Turning Heads Kennel are no exception. Most recently, both mushers completed the Tustamena […]
The Alaska Seafood Grill will be donating 50% of their sales, dine in or carry out, on Tuesday, February 13th from 4pm to close, to Marathon Wrestling Club! Please come out and show your support for our wrestlers! Thank You Alaska Seafood Grill! Visit www.alaskaseafoodgrill.com for the menu! The homemade […]
Seward Tsunami Swim Club’s annual Swim-a-Thon fundraiser kicked off on January 31st, 2018. Swimmers have a month to gather pledges for their two-hour swim on Friday, March 2nd. This is the club’s sole fundraiser with donations pledged to young athletes who earn them by swimming for two hours straight. By […]
Sports & Recreation Schedule at the AVTEC Gym (519 4th Ave) Open Tue – Fri 9:30am to 9pm, Sat 10am to 6pm Sauna is open Tue & Thu from 7 to 9pm. Men 7pm, Women 8pm Rockwall 5 – 6:30p Open Volleyball: Fridays 6:30 to 8pm Adult drop in – $5; Youth/Senior – $3; Under 5 – $2 […]
Lydia Jacoby traveled to Fairbanks representing the Seward Tsunami Swim Club at the 2018 Alaska Senior Championship meet January 26-28. This is a gathering of top competitive swimmers from around the state, and athletes must meet challenging time standards to attend. Temperatures in Fairbanks dipped below -25 over the weekend; […]
Sports & Recreation Schedule at the AVTEC Gym (519 4th Ave) Open Tue – Fri 9:30am to 9pm, Sat 10am to 6pm Sauna is open Tue & Thu from 7 to 9pm. Men 7pm, Women 8pm Rockwall 5 – 6:30p Open Volleyball: Fridays 6:30 to 8p Adult drop in – $5; Youth/Senior – $3; Under 5 – $2 (907) […]
Booster Club Dessert Silent Auction The Seward Seahawk Booster Club is sponsoring its annual Dessert Auction on Friday, Feb. 2nd, during the Seahawk Classic basketball tournament. Donations of cakes, cookies, Valentine’s gifts, bread, chocolates, etc., are now being accepted. Donated items should be marked that they’re for the auction. Aside from baked […]
Please note: The Seward Pool will be closed the evenings of January 26 and February 2. Thank you!
The Seward High School athletic department is sponsoring a fundraiser to offset the high travel and expense costs. Student athletes in basketball, cheerleading, and nordic skiing have been selling raffle tickets for two Alaska Airline round trip tickets anywhere Alaska Airlines flies except Cuba. The drawing is February 3rd during the Seahawk […]
The annual Varsity Basketball Seahawk Classic tournament is from Feb. 1 – Feb 3, 2018. Teams from Hutchison, Bristol Bay, Houston, and Seward will be playing. Please ask Al Plan at SHS for a copy of the schedule.
by Allison Sayer for Seward City News- Silverton Mountain Guides is in its third year of heli-skiing operations in Seward, bringing skiers from near and far to ski runs with world-class views of Day Harbor and Resurrection Bay. I was surprised to learn just how many “skiers from near” take […]
For more information, please contact Austin: 224-4054 or ALedford@CityofSeward.net.
By Elena Hamner for Seward City News- For the first time in nearly ten years, Seward High School hosted the wrestling regional competition. Teams from all over the region gathered to find out who “had it” to make it to the state competition, and who did not. On Friday, December, […]
Tsalteshi Trails Association will hold a 20- and 40-kilometer Tour of Tsalteshi freestyle ski race Feb. 18 at the trailhead behind Skyview Middle School, the day after Frozen River Fest craft beer festival. The 40-kilometer race — two laps around the trails — starts at 11:30 a.m. The 20-kilometer race […]
Teen Rec Room (New Hours) The Teen Rec Room located at 336 3rd Ave between the Senior Center & TYC, the Teen Rec Room hours: for Middle School & High School Students – Tuesday – Thursday 2:30 – 9pm Friday 2:30 – 10pm, Saturdays 5 to 10pm. There is a $5 fee for the 2017-18 school year, offering ping […]
Local resident Joe Nyholm, 25, recently completed a strenuous ultramarathon. The Chimera 100 Mile race is rated as one of the toughest trail 100-mile races in the country with over 22,000′ of elevation gain. The name refers to a figure out of Greek mythology: a fire breathing animal that is […]