Running Mount Marathon: A Runner’s Perspective

July 6, 2013 9:10 pm2 comments
Running Mount Marathon: A Runner’s Perspective

  Video By: Clint Farr of Juneau Courtesy of the Alaska Dispatch http://www.alaskadispatch.com/video/video-running-mount-marathon See Clint’s original essay here: http://www.alaskadispatch.com/article/20130704/scared-race-21-years-ago-mount-marathon-becomes-race-redemption    

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Bits of History – Eastern Mountains

April 19, 2013 11:33 am1 comment

Welcome to Bits of History! Lee has already taught us about the mountains on the western side of side of Seward. Now he takes us on a journey to the mountains east of Seward. Special thanks goes out to Harold Faust for assisting in the research of this “Bits” segment.

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Bits of History – All-Alaska Sweepstakes

February 27, 2013 4:55 pmComments Off

Our award-winning series is back for 2013! Learn about the All-Alaska Sweepstakes and how it became an inspiration for the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

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Storm Video 12/30/12

December 30, 2012 3:39 pmComments Off

We took the following video on the way out to Lowell Pt. and also in town in the Sealife Center parking lot. Lots of wind and waves! Bixler McClure & Krystin Bablinskas http://www.alaskagraphy.com

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Art & Writing Opportunities

November 10, 2012 5:53 amComments Off
Art & Writing Opportunities

New links have been added to our website for: Art Contest Writers Contest Music Video RFP Go to www.ChugachArtsCouncil.org

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Bits of History – Alaska Flag, Part 2

October 20, 2012 5:07 pm1 comment

Part Two of the Alaska Flag story explores the background of the Alaska Flag poem and song.

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Bits of History – Alaska Flag, Part 1

September 22, 2012 4:32 pm1 comment

Take a 7-minute break to watch our latest “Bits of History” (there are no floods in this one): Stayed tuned next month for Part 2!

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Flooding Videos 9/20/12

September 20, 2012 10:02 amComments Off

Here is a short collection of shots from around town on the morning of 9/20/12 showing the flooding we are experiencing. Bixler McClure & Krystin Bablinskas http://alaskagraphy.wordpress.com

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Flooding at Lowell Creek Waterfall

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We shot this video on 9/19/12 in the afternoon at Lowell Creek Waterfall of the crews working to clear out the stream/beach. Bixler McClure & Krystin Bablinskas http://alaskagraphy.wordpress.com

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Bits of History – Obihiro

August 2, 2012 7:00 am2 comments

We have another “Bits of History” and it’s just in time for the Sister City Student Exchange with Obihiro, Japan! Learn how our relationship with Obihiro began, and what has transpired over the years.

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Bits of History – William H. Seward

June 7, 2012 6:23 pm2 comments

We’re still here and making movies about Seward’s history! Watch our latest “Bits of History” and learn about William H. Seward, our town’s namesake.

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Bits of History – A Research Guide

April 5, 2012 4:52 pm3 comments

Learn how to research any aspect of Seward’s history via the library and museum resources.

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Bits of History – Naval Radio Station

December 20, 2010 9:00 amComments Off

Lee has fulfilled a request this month. The latest “Bits of History” is about the naval radio station… also known as that green building across the bay.  Watch to learn about its history and significance. As always, requests and comments are welcome.  If you missed any past episodes this year, visit the Bits of History Channel on YouTube.

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New DVD promotes Discussion on Smoking

November 18, 2010 5:33 pmComments Off
New DVD promotes Discussion on Smoking

  By Heidi Zemach for SCN The community of Seward is well represented in a new hour-long video showcasing many diverse views on smoking, and the effects of second hand smoke. “Courage for our future: Striving for a Smoke-Free Community” has its first public showing Nov 18 during a Great American Smoke-Out event at AVTEC. It was produced by Lou Dodson and Kate Meadows, who worked out of Seaview Community Services through a collaborative effort funded by a state tobacco grant by the Department of Health and Social Services.—but all of those appearing on the video, and all the scenes […]

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Bits of History – Founding of Seward

September 11, 2010 2:12 pm1 comment

The latest Bits of History is fresh off the reel!  Take five minutes out of your day to learn how Seward got its name.  If you have a spare weekend, be sure and visit the Seward Museum on 3rd and Jefferson to learn more interesting bits of Seward’s history.

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Bits of History – 1928 Marathon Race

June 29, 2010 1:44 pm2 comments

The July 4th Mount Marathon race is approaching fast!  In honor of this race, Lee takes us back to 1928, when the Marathon record was shattered by a 14-year-old youth.

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Chamber Unveils Promo Video

February 22, 2010 2:25 pmComments Off

We’re pleased to announce the roll-out of a new Seward video. Positioned on our homepage for maximum exposure, the video highlights Seward’s quality of life – making it appealing to visitors and individuals/businesses looking to relocate. The piece is a little less than 3 minutes, and is being streamed in high definition. It is also available on YouTube, and we are working on a mechanism for our members to include it on their websites as well. This is the first in a two-part series, with the second video (to be completed later this year) focusing on doing business in Seward […]

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Seward Elementary Art Show

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Video by Josh Thomas An artist residency taught by Justine Pechuzal culminates in an art show.

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January 21, 2010 3:42 pmComments Off

The Kenai Watershed Forum (KWF) is a local 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to maintaining the health of the watersheds on the Kenai Peninsula. KWF is recognized as the regional watershed organization of the Kenai Peninsula, successfully identifying and addressing the needs of the region by providing high quality education, restoration, and research programs. KWF’s mission is “working together for healthy watersheds on the Kenai Peninsula.” History KWF was founded in 1997 by a group of local citizens concerned about the health of the Kenai River watershed. In 2002, KWF decided to expand its mission area from the Kenai River Watershed to […]

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Hunter Doan in DC

September 30, 2009 8:22 am7 comments

“Hunter Doan collected questions from his classmates at Seward Middle School in Seward, Alaska and took those questions to Washington DC and interviewed Alaska’s US Senators Murkowski and Begich. This is a video of Hunter interviewing Senator Murkowski in her hideaway under the US Capital.” Hunter Doan in DC from russ maddox on Vimeo.

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