Alaska State Parks Seward seeks applicants for a seasonal Alaska Conservation Corps (ACC) position performing general maintenance and labor. You must be an Alaskan resident at least 18 years old. Pay is $14 an hour and successful applicant can start work immediately. For more information, call District Ranger Jack Ransom at […]
Join family and friends on Sunday, June 24 from 1:30 to 5:30 pm at the Branson Pavilion at Ballaine and Adams for a potluck Celebration of Life of long-time Seward resident John “Mac” Calvin Eads. Mac, originally from Nebraska, served in the WWII Aleutian Campaign. He was discharged in Seward […]
Historian and author Penelope Goforth is featured speaker for this month’s “Thursdays: Our History” program sponsored by Resurrection Bay Historical Society. Goforth will talk about the mailboats SS Dora and SS Starr, which sailed the waters from Seward to Unalaska almost a century ago with the mission of delivering mail […]
The big storm last night and heavy rainfall turned Lowell Creek into a raging, brown monster full of gravel, rocks, and boulders. Once again, Seward Public Works is hard at work removing the buildup from above, under and below the Lowell Creek bridge. Public Works Director Doug Schoessler requests that […]
Not a cause for alarm, but celebration! After many months of hard work routing the power underground, the aged power lines along the Lagoon are being removed. Also known as the “killer wires,” the above ground power lines killed six Trumpeter Swans since 2014 and other birds. The cost to go […]
Special Weather Statement SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT…UPDATED National Weather Service ANCHORAGE AK 1132 AM AKDT Fri Jun 15 2018 AKZ121-125-171945- Western Kenai Peninsula-Western Prince William Sound- Including the cities of Kenai, Soldotna, Homer, Cooper Landing, Whittier, Seward, Girdwood, and Moose Pass 1132 AM AKDT Fri Jun 15 2018 …HEAVY RAIN TO […]
This year marks the 40th Anniversary of the designation of the Iditarod National Historic Trail by Congress, and the 50th Anniversary of the National Trails System Act. Traversing a 2400-mile network across Alaska from Seward to Nome (the direct route being 1000 miles), the Iditarod National Historic Trail is the […]
Join us at Resurrect Art Coffee House for a great night of music on Friday, June 15 with singer-songwriter Michael Howard. Michael’s been here many times, and we always enjoy his great songwriting and easy-going charm. Here’s a bit more about Michael’s latest album: “After many dark Alaskan winters touring […]
Today, June 8, the Alaska SeaLife Center (ASLC) will join the global celebration of World Oceans Day. This year’s theme is “Preventing plastic pollution and encouraging solutions for a healthy ocean.” With paid admission or membership, ASLC is celebrating with free interactive and educational activities for the whole family.
It is a common misconception that recyclable materials are simply sent to landfills instead of being truly recycled. In Seward, all of our recyclables are baled and sent to Anchorage. From there, the materials are sorted and sent to plants where they are recycled and re-purposed. One way that recyclable […]
Broken Styrofoam, plastic water bottles, and abandoned boat hulls were among the discarded items park staff encountered on Kenai Fjords National Park beaches during a recent marine debris survey. Despite its remote location, man-made refuse is a constant presence on the Kenai Fjords coastline, as it is across the globe. […]
The Alaska SeaLife Center isn’t just a great place to visit – it’s a wonderful place to work! We are now hiring for several positions including: -Life Support Technician -Security Officer -Seasonal Groundskeeper -Seasonal Custodian -Seasonal Cafe Lead -Seasonal Sales Lead Apply today on […]
The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a joint Planning & Zoning work session at 6:00 pm, on Tuesday, June 19th at 410 Adams Street in the City Council Chambers. Public is welcomed. The topics of the work session will be the City of Seward Hazard Mitigation Plan Update. […]
The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a work session at 6:00 pm, on Monday, June 18th at the KPB Seward Annex office in Sea View Plaza at 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. Public is welcomed. The topics of the work session will be KPB Media Relations and the […]
Due to a change in policy, camping will no longer be available on Seward school campuses.
The Cooperative Extension Service is offering free testing of pressure canner dial gauges on Monday, June 11, from 10 am to 2 pm at the Seward Community Library and Museum. Gauges can be tested on or off the lid of the canner. It is important to have pressure canner dial […]
TOMORROW starts our Summer Movie Matinee every Saturday 4:00pm-6:00pm in the Community Room. This Summer Movies Series corresponds to our Seward Summer Reading Program theme “Libraries Rock”! All Matinee Movies shown this summer are musicals that have a G or PG rating and are FREE to the public! All […]
Last chance to take the online survey and enter to win great prizes. Take the Community Health Needs Assessment through Saturday June 2nd. Survey online via this link Help improve health and health services in Seward and enter to win great prizes. $500 towards your heating oil, $300 & $100 towards your […]
Today is the day! Seward Summer Reading Program Kick Off Party @ 1:00pm-3:00pm! FREE Tacos, LIVE with Blackwater Railroad, & REGISTER to win LOCAL PRIZES for every 10 hours of reading!