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Job Opening at the Alaska SeaLife Center

Job Opening at the Alaska SeaLife Center

The Alaska SeaLife Center generates and shares scientific knowledge to promote understanding and stewardship of Alaska’s marine ecosystems is seeking applications for the following: FINANCE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT This position is responsible for providing administrative support to the finance department at the Alaska SeaLife Center. Education and Experience Requirements: High school diploma, GED or equivalent; one year of experience in an […]

by · August 29, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Special Weather Statement from NWS

Special Weather Statement SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 407 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014 AKZ101-111-121-125-131-135-141-145-291500- ANCHORAGE-MATANUSKA VALLEY-WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA- WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND- SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-COPPER RIVER BASIN-SUSITNA VALLEY- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…ANCHORAGE…EAGLE RIVER…INDIAN… EKLUTNA…PALMER…WASILLA…SUTTON…CHICKALOON…KENAI… SOLDOTNA…HOMER…COOPER LANDING…WHITTIER…SEWARD… GIRDWOOD…MOOSE PASS…VALDEZ…THOMPSON PASS…CORDOVA… GLENNALLEN…EUREKA…MCCARTHY…PAXSON…SLANA…TALKEETNA… WILLOW…CANTWELL 407 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014 …A COLD LABOR […]

by · August 28, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Alaska SeaLife Center Recruiting Volunteers

Alaska SeaLife Center Recruiting Volunteers

by · August 27, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Seward Middle School Needs Volunteers For Cross Country Meet

Volunteers Needed: Seward Middle School will be hosting their Cross Country Running Invitational on Friday, September 5th at 3:00pm. We will be running the event on the XC trails with the start and finish line on High School athletic fields. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact : Coach Sarah Wottlin at: sarah_wottlin@hotmail.com or (951) 553-9871 Jason Bickling at […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Virtual Run to Support Alaskan Marine Animal Rescue

Virtual Run to Support Alaskan Marine Animal Rescue

The Alaska SeaLife Center’s Wildlife Rescue Run is still happening – virtually! So far this year, ASLC has raised more than $5,000 towards its Wildlife Response Program.  And you can help make this year’s Rescue Run an even bigger success by participating as a Virtual Runner. Virtual Runners can run the 5K wherever and whenever they want, or not at all. Sign up online by […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Ocean Sciences Club Fun for Kids, Grades 6-12

Ocean Sciences Club Fun for Kids, Grades 6-12

by · August 25, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Rules for Vicodin pain medication changing October 6th, 2014

written by: Brent Ursel PA-C   Hydrocodone (Vicodin or Norco) is a popular, widely prescribed pain medication. In 2012, 135 million prescriptions were written for this medication across the united states. The next most prescribed medications are  Synthyroid (a thyroid medication) followed by Lisinopril (for blood pressure), Simvastatin (for cholesterol) and metoprolol (for heart/blood pressure). The Drug Enforcement Agency(DEA) currently lists all controlled substances in […]

by · August 24, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Alaska Nellie and her headstone fundraiser

Alaska Nellie and her headstone fundraiser

Check out this link to Helen Hegener’s article about Alaska Nellie which includes photos and a short movie clip from 1940 featuring Nellie. I learned why the Lawing headstone has a pineapple on it. Pretty interesting! There is also a link to Alaska Nellie’s Headstone Fund to raise money for a new headstone. The back of the headstone collapsed in November […]

by · August 24, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Seward Schools Need Substitutes

Seward area schools are in need of more good substitutes!  If you are interested in subbing as a teacher, aide, tutor, food service worker or custodian, please contact Randi Broyles at the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Office at (907) 714-8845 for more information.   If there is enough interest, there is a definite possibility  training would be held in Seward , which […]

by · August 22, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Phoenix Taxi rides again

Phoenix Taxi rides again

“QuackerJack” and his well “ducked out” taxi were involved in a serious T-bone accident several weeks ago that totaled the original Phoenix Taxi. But Jack would like all to know that you can’t keep a good man down-or him. And like the Phoenix of old, this Phoenix has also risen from the ashes. Once again Jack and his adorned taxi can be seen  […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 2 comments ·

Help Encourage SWMS Math Students

Hello Sewardites, We are off to a great year at Seward Middle School. What a fun and active group of kids. This year I would like to offer small prizes to my math students as a reward for having all their homework complete each week. I am hoping that some people or organizations might be able to donate something to […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Job Opening at the Alaska SeaLife Center

Job Opening at the Alaska SeaLife Center

The Alaska SeaLife Center, a non-profit organization generating and sharing scientific knowledge that promotes understanding and stewardship of Alaska’s marine ecosystems is seeking applications for the following: Part-Time Security Officer This position is responsible for ensuring good order, proper conduct, and safe conditions at the Alaska SeaLife Center. Responsibilities (include but are not limited to): 1. Patrols the facilities and […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 0 comments ·
National Fingerpicking Champion to Perform in Seward August 30

National Fingerpicking Champion to Perform in Seward August 30

Only one person has ever won the world’s top competitions in both “fingerstyle” and “classical” guitar, the 1998 National Fingerpicking Champion and the Guitar Foundation of America International Classical Guitar Competition. That person, Michael Chapdelaine will play a solo concert at Resurrect Art Coffeehouse on Saturday, August 30 at 7 pm. Admission will be $10.00 at the door. Prior to […]

by · August 20, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Regsitration for KPC classes is August 19,20 and 21 from 9am-2pm at the KPC office located Seward High School.

Learn at Kenai Peninsuala College’s Resurrection Bay Extension Site. Fall 2014 semester’s classes include: Introduction to Composition, Introduction to College Writing, Intermediate Algebra, Lifespan Development, Introduction to American Government (web based),Writing Strategies (web based), Begining Yoga and Intermediate Yoga.  Don’t forget to ask about KPC’s EZ Payment Plan.  Regsiter online now for face to face classes in Seward or online classes […]

by · August 18, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Tickets still available for Fox Island Auction & Dinner Cruise

Tickets still available for Fox Island Auction & Dinner Cruise

 This coming Saturday, August 23 is a day you won’t want to miss!  For just $60 you get a cruise on Resurrection Bay, prime rib & salmon dinner, and the opportunity to bid on some great auction items.  PLUS you’ll be supporting Seward and Moose Pass firefighters and EMTs.  And did someone say door prizes?!  Could this evening get any […]

by · August 17, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Human remains found near Tonsina Creek Trail

http://www.ktuu.com/news/news/human-remains-found-on-mountain-near-seward/27515854    

by · August 15, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Job Opening at the Alaska SeaLife Center

Job Opening at the Alaska SeaLife Center

The Alaska SeaLife Center generates and shares scientific knowledge to promote understanding and stewardship of Alaska’s marine ecosystems is seeking applications for the following: Education Specialist This position is responsible for delivering education programs focused on marine science in Alaska to a variety of audiences, and assisting in the development and maintenance of education projects under the supervision of the Education Coordinator. This […]

by · August 15, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Beach Clean Up – Aug. 14th 5:30 to 7:00 Seward Waterfront Park

The “Moroccan Swim Around the World” team invites the community of Seward to join in a Beach Clean up on Thurs., Aug 14, 2014 from 5:30-7:00pm as we walk from the ALPAR Shack at Boulder Field, (near the convergence of 4th Ave., D. St. & Ballaine Blvd. ) to the SeaLife Center along the Waterfront Park. Gloves and garbage bags […]

by · August 13, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Resurrection River Flooding Advisory

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD ADVISORY FOR… RESURRECTION RIVER NEAR SEWARD * UNTIL 145 AM AKDT THURSDAY * AT 148 AM AKDT…RADAR CONTINUES TO INDICATE MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN CAUSING MINOR FLOODING ALONG THE RESURRECTION RIVER

by · August 13, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Call For ART!

Call For ART!

  The theme of the Seward Music and Arts Festival this year is Fantasy: think unicorns, dragons, wizards, faeries, etc… We would like your original artwork to display at the festival! You have over a month to complete your work to show off to the community, any medium is welcome! The Community Art show will be juried this year by […]

by · August 12, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Sealife Snippets Exibition

Join us for the comic art exhibition Sealife Snippets, in the lobby of the Alaska SeaLife Center from Wednesday August 13th through August 20th. The exhibition is put together from the works produced in the recent comic workshops that were held at the Center. Come enjoy comics that will make you laugh or give you insight to the thoughts of the Center’s residents.  Also see the […]

by · August 11, 2014 · 0 comments ·
An Evening of Contemporary Piano with Jason Farnham

An Evening of Contemporary Piano with Jason Farnham

Seward Arts Council announces “An Evening of Contemporary Piano with Jason Farnham” Piano Concert Seward Arts Council proudly announces its concert event scheduled for August 14th when Jason Farnham performs his signature piano show “An Evening of Contemporary Piano” at 6pm at the Marine Science Building (aka Rae Building) Admission is free to children 0-12, $5 for students, Seward Arts […]

by · August 11, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Exceptional Year for Alaska SeaLife Center’s Wildlife Rescue Run

Exceptional Year for Alaska SeaLife Center’s Wildlife Rescue Run

The Alaska SeaLife Center would like to thank all participants and sponsors of this year’s 5K Wildlife Rescue Run and SeaFest Weekend.   It was the most successful year to date for the Rescue Run, bringing in a record number of participants and raising more than $4,600. The fundraiser supports the rescue and rehabilitation mission of ASLC’s Wildlife Response Program.   The Wildlife Response […]

by · August 9, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Borough Assembly Meeting Report

5 August 2014 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   Ordinance 2014-25, which passed by a 5-4 vote at our July 22 meeting, was vetoed by Mayor Navarre August 4th, and by a 5-4 vote at this meeting we failed to over-ride the veto, so the ordinance was defeated. This comes after hours of testimony and discussion covering three […]

by · August 6, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Seward Elementary New Student Registration

Seward Elementary will be open for new student registration August 6th and August 7th, 2014, from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Parents must fill out a registration packet for each new student and additionally must provide an original birth certificate, updated immunization records and a copy of a current IEP, if your child has one. Students do not need to […]

by · August 5, 2014 · 0 comments ·