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United Way Accepting Applications for Member Agencies

The Kenai Peninsula United Way is accepting applications for new member agencies. To qualify for admission,  an agency must meet the following requirements: It must have a 501(c)(3) tax exempt status; it must has been in operation on the peninsula for at least two years; it must have an elected […]

Seward at its Finest for Dennis Perry

    A huge “Thank you!” from the Dennis Perry Fundraising Committee and Resurrection Lutheran Church goes to the many volunteers who helped make the April 5 Fundraising Dinner an incredible success, even during a near blizzard. Among the volunteers, the 6 AVTEC chefs and kitchen helpers Susan St. Amand and Becky Buchanan were […]

Seward Sporadic Bird Report: Pintails are back!

Today I spotted 2 beautiful drakes and 3 lovely female NORTHERN PINTAILS standing forlornly on the ice where the pond should be at the salt-marsh -with-an-airport-in-it. They were very alert and watched me warily from quite a distance before taking flight. A blizzard of gulls swarmed along the beach, probably […]

Bird Survey workshop Saturday March 29th

Beachwalkers and Birders Wanted! COAAST Training Session Saturday March 29, 2008 10 am to 4 pm Alaska Sealife Center Reserve your place by calling COAAST at 206-221-6893 or email info@coasst.org, or just come! COAAST volunteers collect data on beach-cast carcasses of marine birds on a monthly basis to establish the […]

Representative Paul Seaton’s March 24, 2008 Newsletter

March 24th, 2008 Newsletter From the desk of Rep. Paul Seaton Issue 59 Contact Information Toll Free 🙁 800) 665-2689 Fax 🙁 907) 465-3472 Website: http://www.RepPaulSeaton.com Email: Rep.Paul.Seaton@Legis.state.ak.us Greetings from Juneau on this 70th day of the 2008 legislative session. We are enjoying a warming trend that makes it feel […]

Representative Paul Seaton's March 24, 2008 Newsletter

March 24th, 2008 Newsletter From the desk of Rep. Paul Seaton Issue 59 Contact Information Toll Free 🙁 800) 665-2689 Fax 🙁 907) 465-3472 Website: http://www.RepPaulSeaton.com Email: Rep.Paul.Seaton@Legis.state.ak.us Greetings from Juneau on this 70th day of the 2008 legislative session. We are enjoying a warming trend that makes it feel […]

Phonograph is topic of Feb. 25 historical program

If you’ve visited the Seward Museum, you’ve likely seen the century-old phonograph player in the living room exhibit. Just how does it work? What’s the difference between an Edison and a Victrola? Are they the same as a gramophone? What are phonograph wax cylinders? These and other questions will be […]