Recent News & Information

Reminder: Drill Training for Commercial Fishermen April 7,2009

The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association will conduct a USCG required drill conductor class April 7, 2009 at AVTEC in Seward. This high quality, hands-on one day class is free for commercial fishers. For more info or to register please call 888-508-3287 or www.amsea.org

March 18, 2009 ·

Seward Spring Splash, Pool Kayaking Instruction, April 25-26, 2009 @ Seward High School Pool

Seward Spring Splash, Pool Kayaking Instruction, April 25-26, 2009 @ Seward High School Pool Saturday 25 April Fundamental Skills, 9 AM – 1 PM Skill Refinement w/ Rescues, 130-530 PM Sunday 26 April Sea Kayak Rescues, 8 AM – 12 PM Eskimo Rolling and Bracing, 1230-330 PM More info and registrations: Alaska Kayak School, (907) 235-2090, alaskakayakschool@gmail.com, http://alaskakayakschool.com/calendar/index.html#springsplash

March 18, 2009 ·

Seward Senior Center Happenings

Seward Senior Center 336 3rd Ave 224-5604 Senior Center Happenings Lunch Everyday At Noon We have WiFi! Monday 3/23 8:00 AARP Tax Aide – Call 224-5604 for an appointment. 10:30-11:30 NO Core Balance Class Today 1:00 Wii Bowling ~ Oldies, But Goodies 1:00 Post Office Run Tuesday 3/24 9:30-10:30 Strength Training 10:00 Art Class – led by Laura Corso 10:30-11:30 […]

March 18, 2009 ·

Cluck Clucky Chicken

Wondering what to do with the children during spring break? Bring them to story hour at the Seward Community Library this Friday, March 20th. Story hour is a mix of musics, puppets, flannel board stories, game and of course wonderful picture books. The doors of the library open to story hour patrons at 10:15 am; story hour begins at 10:30 […]

March 18, 2009 ·

Fluoridation Ineffective & harmful, studies show

Nobel Prize winner in Medicine, Dr. Arvid Carlsson, says, “Fluoridation is against all principles of modern pharmacology. It’s really obsolete.”

March 18, 2009 ·

Did you know?

Did you know that the Kenai Peninsula has some real pike populations> I dont know the numbers but how long have they been on the KPB?

March 17, 2009 ·

Fluoride?

Is everyone (anyone?) aware that there is a local movement to ADD flouride to Seward’s drinking water? I think reasonable women and men need to stop letting this just slip through the political process. Read up. IMHO it’s a nasty story. At the very least, a more complicated one than the American Dental Association would like you to believe.

March 17, 2009 ·

St. Patrick's Day Parade

At 5:30 p.m. today there will be a wee St. Patrick’s Day Parade! It will start at the small boat harbor, moving south down 4th Avenue and end at Railway Avenue (Sea Life Center). Please come and enjoy the Spirit of the Irish. If you would like to decorate your vehicle and join the parade, meet at the parking lot […]

March 17, 2009 ·
Police Log

Police Log

3-11-09 0800 LE/CASE # ISSUED For a sitation involving the report of Seal hunting. 1054 THEFT RP reported some checks that were cashed in Seward.  D2 spoke with the subject. 3-13-09 0139 Anonymous caller stated they needed an officer at the Yukon Bar. Officer responded and made contact with two males.  Disorderly Conduct Warning were given to both parties. 0146 […]

March 17, 2009 ·

Reminder- Hunter Education Cource

March 17, 2009 ·

Cassin's Finch sings!

March 17, 2009 Happy St. Patty’s Day! Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Sunrise 8:07 am, sunset 8:06 pm, length of day 11 hours, 59 minutes; tomorrow will be 5 minutes and 31 seconds longer. Just about at Spring Equinox!! Weather: Calm this morning after days of fierce winds blasting from the north, temperatures in the mid-20s. Six to eight inches […]

March 17, 2009 ·
Seward Animal Care and Control Update

Seward Animal Care and Control Update

“Gus” couldn’t be a nicer dog! We fell in love with him the moment we laid eyes on him.  This very sweet, people oriented Rottweiler/Labrador mix is mellow, housetrained and happy sharing his time with a human He is good with kids, cats and other dogs. He is 8-years young and will be a faithful companion.  His favorite things are […]

March 16, 2009 ·

Mayor Carey Visits

Mayor Carey (KPB Mayor) is meeting with the public this Saturday (21 March) from 10:00 to 12:00 in the morning at the Bear Creek Fire Station. One topic of the meeting is waters in the Kenai Peninsula Borough – rivers, streams and salt water. However, he will also discuss any matter of interest from those who are present.

March 16, 2009 ·

KPB Flood Plain Task Force Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the Kenai Peninsula Borough “Flood Plain Task Force” will hold a meeting on Wednesday, March 18, 2009, to examine current flood plain issues and the development of options for the Seward-Bear Creek Flood Service Area. The task force meeting will begin at 6:00 PM in the Upstairs Conference Room, of Seward City Hall, 410 Adams […]

March 16, 2009 ·

Representative Seaton's March 16, 2009 Newsletter

Greetings from Juneau this 56th day of the 26th Legislative Session. This week we passed the operating budget with little contention. However, the three quarter vote needed to tap the Constitutional Budget Reserve (CBR) failed. This meant that the billion dollar transfer to the Education Fund, the 60 million transfer to the Revenue Sharing fund and the use of about […]

March 16, 2009 ·

#21 Week of March 9th, 2009 Dave Carey, Borough Mayor Monday, March 9th CORE Team Meeting, set goals and tasks for week. Strategic Meeting on Ladd Landing with Bruce Richards. Meeting with School District. Assembly Packet meeting with Staff. Pioneers of Alaska Meeting, sworn-in as President.

March 16, 2009 ·

Don't Forget The Alumni Game Tonight!

2009 Seahawks vs Seward High Alumni Women’s Game @ 6pm Urbach Expo Game Men’s Game @ 7:30 Split the Pot ~ Half-time Hoop Shoots ~ Concessions Gate Fee: Adults – $5 and Student – $2 All Proceeds to Benefit the Seward High School Athletic Program.

March 15, 2009 ·
Weird Book of the Week

Weird Book of the Week

I can still remember my Dad’s old Fire car; the one he drove for a short while during his earlier days working for the city Fire Department.  And it’s not the make or model or even color that’s etched in my memory, but two other features that left such a strong impression on that little boy I once knew.  One […]

March 15, 2009 ·

Shift Happens! Okay Seward Whaddya Think?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ljbI-363A2Q

March 15, 2009 ·

March Madness has come to Seward, Alaska!

2009 Seahawks vs Seahawk Alumni Basketball Game Saturday, March 28th Women’s Game @ 6pm Urbach Expo Game ACOA vs KFT @ the completion of the Women’s game Men’s Game @ 7:30pm Admission: Students $2 & Adults $5 Looking for interested past players & cheerleaders. Any alumni wishing to participate can contact the team coordinators: Men’s Team – Bob Lechner @ […]

March 15, 2009 ·
Excerpts from the Tail Flipper

Excerpts from the Tail Flipper

That’s Epic By Miles Knotek That’s Epic” is a new series about very cool and epic sports that you may never have heard of. If you have an idea that’s epic, put an idea in the “Dear Lili” box and it might appear in the next paper. This week’s That’s Epic is about wing suit flying. Designed to simulate the […]

March 14, 2009 ·

Kids Love to Ski in Seward!

Seward is known to have great snow for skiing and this year Seward Nordic Ski Club (SNSC) has taken advantage. Tom Gillespie, Duane Chase and Herb Wottlin are grooming up a storm this year. Trails such as Mile Twelve (The Divide) trails, Bear Lake and even the high school track have been groomed to perfection. Seward Elementary teacher and Running […]

March 14, 2009 ·
Trail Lake Lodge in Moose Pass invites you to dine with us!

Trail Lake Lodge in Moose Pass invites you to dine with us!

Advertisment: We offer the Best Alaska has to offer in Seafood with some surprising twist on the American fare. The Dining Room will be opened Friday 4:00 to 8:00, Saturday & Sunday 8:00 to 8:00 the Bar until 12:00 +. Mark you Calendar *  Open Mic night 1st. Friday of the Month, Starts at 7:30pm *  Easter Dinner Special Sunday […]

March 14, 2009 ·
Iditarod Race Fans: Come to the Library!

Iditarod Race Fans: Come to the Library!

Better late than never.  The Seward Community Library has just become an Ultimate Insider to the Official Site of the Iditarod.  This means you have access to everything there is to offer.  Videos, GPS tracking, Insider only articles. Race fans won’t want to miss this opportunity.  Stop by the Library to cheer on the Seavey’s, watch Lance Mackey feast in […]

March 14, 2009 ·

Free Tax Service

Just a reminder in case you missed it. Free tax preparation and e-filing is available from certified IRS trained volunteers 3 days each week through April 15. On Mondays and Wednesdays from 8am to 10am & 2pm to 4pm, we are at the Senior Center on 4th Ave. Call 224-5604 to make an appointment or just walk in and wait. […]

March 13, 2009 ·