Seward City News http://sewardcitynews.com read it, write it Wed, 04 May 2016 03:46:18 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://sewardcitynews.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Anchor1.gif Seward City News http://sewardcitynews.com 32 32 12th Annual Resurrection Bay Beach & Watershed Cleanup: Saturday May 21, 2016 http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/12th-annual-resurrection-bay-beach-watershed-cleanup-saturday-may-21-2016/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/12th-annual-resurrection-bay-beach-watershed-cleanup-saturday-may-21-2016/#respond Wed, 04 May 2016 03:46:18 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197554 Come help clean up Resurrection Bay beaches and it’s watershed! Boat transportation will be provided to outer beaches (weather permitting). For more information (including past videos), please visit the RBCA website: http://www.rbca-alaska.org/page6/page21/page21.html Please email the cleanup organizer Tim Johnson at johnsonkeagle@arctic.net to reserve a spot on the boats. Boat space […]

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Meet Tim Cronin: Seward Elementary Staff Member http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/197624/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/197624/#respond Wed, 04 May 2016 02:35:37 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197624 Get to know your Seward schools! For the next few weeks we will be featuring staff members and teachers from all three Seward public schools. Today’s feature: Tim Cronin   1. Tell us about your academic or work background:  I attended Central Michigan University and studied Sports Medicine and Psychology. […]

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City of Seward Burn Permit Requirements http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/197619/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/197619/#respond Wed, 04 May 2016 02:11:47 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197619 City of Seward Release –  Burn Permit Requirements Now that spring has arrived, the men and women of the Seward Fire Department would like to remind everyone that a burn permit is required year round within the City of Seward City limits for all open burning with the exception of […]

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Seward Collaboration of Arts TALENT SHOW May 6 http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-collaboration-arts-talent-show-may-6/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-collaboration-arts-talent-show-may-6/#respond Wed, 04 May 2016 02:06:35 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197616 The post Seward Collaboration of Arts TALENT SHOW May 6 appeared first on Seward City News.

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First Friday May 6 http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/first-friday-may-6/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/first-friday-may-6/#respond Wed, 04 May 2016 02:01:30 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197613 The post First Friday May 6 appeared first on Seward City News.

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Seward Middle School 6 & 7 Minute Mile Club http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-middle-6-7-mile-club/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-middle-6-7-mile-club/#respond Tue, 03 May 2016 22:39:50 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197607 6 Minute Mile Club: 5:22 Connor Spanos, 5:27 Neil Lindquist, 5:47 Max Pfeiffenberger, 5:52 Trey Ingalls, 5:54 Shane Sullivan, 5:58 Jaden Vandyke, 7 Minute Mile Club: 6:02 Isaiah Bivins, 6:05 Michael Honebein, 6:09 Bjorn Nilsson, 6:19 Hunter Hollingsworth, 6:26 Joshua Park, 6:28 Levi Deboard, 6:31 Tommy Cronin, 6:31 Joshua Delacruz, […]

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Seward Middle School Archery http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-middle-school-archery/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-middle-school-archery/#respond Tue, 03 May 2016 22:18:04 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197603 Archers who participated in the state wide archery competition: Left to right: Angel Purigay, Cody Bryden, Kyrsten Johnson-Gray, Natasha Tolbert, Daisy Terry, Aiden Perea.

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2nd Annual Poetry Slam May 5 http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/2nd-annual-poetry-slam-may-5/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/2nd-annual-poetry-slam-may-5/#respond Tue, 03 May 2016 21:53:01 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197600 Everyone is invited to attend the Poetry Slam at Resurrection Art coffeehouse at 6pm on Thursday, May 5.  Students ages 13-19 will be competing for a slot on the Alaskan team which will represent the state at Brave New Voices in Washington, DC this summer.  Elena Hamner won last year […]

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Seward Windsong Lodge announces promotions http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-windsong-lodge-announces-promotions/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-windsong-lodge-announces-promotions/#respond Tue, 03 May 2016 20:43:52 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197590 CIRI Alaska Tourism Press Release – Seward, AK: Seward Windsong Lodge is a 180 room full service lodge with an onsite three meal a day restaurant and banquet facilities that can accommodate 200 guests. It is located a short five minute drive north of downtown Seward. Restaurants on site include The Resurrection Roadhouse and Goliath Bar […]

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Kayak found http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/kayak-found/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/kayak-found/#respond Tue, 03 May 2016 20:32:28 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197588 A kayak was discovered in the bushes along Resurrection River, and it appears it may have been there for over a year. If you are missing a kayak, please contact  gpeck@arctic.net.

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Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service with a Night of Art http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/celebrate-100th-anniversary-national-park-service-night-art/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/celebrate-100th-anniversary-national-park-service-night-art/#respond Tue, 03 May 2016 19:14:13 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197356 On Friday May 6th from 6-8pm in the Kenai Fjords National Park Visitor Center at 1212 4th Ave, there will be an art show opening  featuring Seward K-12 student art.   This year’s show is called “From the Bottom of the Coastal Fjords to the Top of the Nunataks, Celebrating Kenai […]

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Seward High School’s Daily Announcements May 3, 2016 http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-high-schools-daily-announcements-may-3-2016/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-high-schools-daily-announcements-may-3-2016/#respond Tue, 03 May 2016 17:22:15 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197576   All library items are due next Monday, May 9th. Lost items must be paid for by May 16th in order to be cleared for the end of the year check out. This is especially important for seniors hoping to receive their diplomas. Please check with the library if you […]

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Seward High School’s Daily Announcements May 2, 2016 http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-high-schools-daily-announcements-may-2-2016/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/seward-high-schools-daily-announcements-may-2-2016/#respond Mon, 02 May 2016 17:38:53 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197574   Flyers – Please meet in Mr. Reising’s during 6th period once your teacher excuses you.  Whether you can make the flood board meeting tonight or not, we will discuss tonight’s meeting and the next two weeks.   The AV club is meeting today at lunch in room 202.   […]

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High School Concert — Wed. May 4th — 6:30 PM http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/high-school-music-concert-may-4th-6-pm/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/05/high-school-music-concert-may-4th-6-pm/#respond Sun, 01 May 2016 21:48:48 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197564 Good Music.  Good Kids.  Good Time.

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Joint Library Catalog and PIN Fix http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/joint-library-catalog-pin-fix/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/joint-library-catalog-pin-fix/#respond Sat, 30 Apr 2016 03:23:10 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197530 The Joint Library Catalog is Live!  The Seward Community Library & Museum joined the Joint Library Catalog (JLC), a consortium of 78 libraries across Alaska, on April 27, 2016.  This shared catalog serves over 65% of Alaska with over 3.5 million items.   Check out our new catalog at  www.cityofseward.us/libmuscatalog. The […]

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SENIOR CRUISE SPECIAL http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/senior-cruise-special-2/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/senior-cruise-special-2/#respond Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:40:14 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197527 GRAY WHALE-WATCHING CRUISE SPECIAL FOR SENIORS FRIDAY, MAY 6th, ON RESURRECTION BAY, 12:00pm-4:00pm, IN HONOR OF OLDER AMERICANS MONTH (MAY). Discounted tickets of $38 each are being offered to seniors age 60 and older to enjoy a gray whale-watching tour aboard a Major Marines vessel.  The discounted tickets are offered  to seniors of Seward, Moose Pass, and […]

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Seward High School’s Daily Announcements April 29, 2016 http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/seward-high-schools-daily-announcements-april-29-2016/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/seward-high-schools-daily-announcements-april-29-2016/#respond Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:24:58 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197524 NHS applications are due today.  Please get them filled out and to Martha by 3pm.   Accuplacer testing is available by appointment. Last day to schedule testing is May 11th. See Jackie Marshall.   The KPBSD School Board will be meeting at Seward High School on Monday, May 2nd at […]

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Free Children’s Books at the Used Book Sale http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/197517/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/197517/#respond Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:45:07 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197517 The books are out! The Used Book Sale begins today in the community room of the Seward Community Library Museum, 11am – 6pm and 11am to final sale hour tomorrow and shut down by 6pm. Did you know that all children’s books through Young Adult are free? We have free […]

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Summer Gear Swap & Pot Luck – Open to EVERYONE!!! http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/summer-gear-swap-pot-luck-open-everyone/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/summer-gear-swap-pot-luck-open-everyone/#respond Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:02:14 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197508 The Seward Paddling Association is going to hold a GEAR SWAP!  Here’s the scoop : Saturday, June 4 :  GEAR DROP OFF at the Rae Building from 5 – 7 pm. Sunday, June 5 :   GEAR SWAP at the Rae Building!  Doors open from 11 am – 1 pm. […]

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1st Friday Art Walk at the Senior Center http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/senior-center-part-1st-friday-art-walk/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/senior-center-part-1st-friday-art-walk/#respond Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:34:34 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197491 Don’t miss the Seward Senior Center on your tour of area exhibits for 1st Friday Art Walk, May 6th, open from 6:00-8:00pm.  Artists will be on hand to share their creations and will also be actively working on in-process pieces.   Join the artists at the Seward Senior Center, upstairs, 336 Third Avenue.

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AARP Coming Next Week http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/aarp-coming-senior-center/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/aarp-coming-senior-center/#respond Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:19:03 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197488 Advocacy Director for AARP Alaska, Ken Helander, will be at the Seward Senior Center (336 Third Ave.) to speak on Wednesday, May 4th, 11:00-11:30am and will be on hand for open Q & A until 1:00pm.  He will be discussing all that AARP does for its members beyond insurance, travel, and discounts.  […]

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Boomers, Caregiving & Dementia http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/caregiving-and-dementia/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/caregiving-and-dementia/#respond Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:00:19 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197475 “BACKING OUT OF TIME”,  a documentary film covering three years in the lives of baby boomers caregiving for parents facing Alzheimer’s, will be presented and is open to the community upstairs at the SEWARD SENIOR CENTER, 336 Third Avenue, on the evening of Tuesday, May 3rd, 7:00pm (1 hour film).  Q & A will follow the […]

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Planners Grapple With Conflicts Between Resurrection River and Airport http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/planners-grapple-conflicts-resurrection-river-airport/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/planners-grapple-conflicts-resurrection-river-airport/#respond Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:57:43 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197438 By Rick Smeriglio for SCN — Resurrection River flows to the sea through a broad plain between the mountains. Territorial authorities in 1920 built a gravel landing strip at the extreme downstream end of the floodplain. No other suitable place existed then. Seward has no other place for an airport […]

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Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education Meeting Notice – May 2 http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/197466/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/197466/#respond Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:28:47 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197466 The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education will hold a business meeting on Monday, May 2, 2016 at Seward High School, 2100 Swetmann, Seward AK, beginning at 6:00 p.m. Committee meetings and work sessions will be held prior to the business meeting. The public is welcome to attend. To view the agenda […]

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2016 Cruise Ship Schedule http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/2016-cruise-ship-schedule/ http://sewardcitynews.com/2016/04/2016-cruise-ship-schedule/#respond Thu, 28 Apr 2016 02:45:30 +0000 http://sewardcitynews.com/?p=197463 Please find the 2016 cruise ship schedule here

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