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Oktoberfest at The Cookery on Oktober 1st.

Oktoberfest at The Cookery on Oktober 1st.

Join Chef Kevin Lane and his crew at The Cookery in downtown Seward for their 2nd annual Oktoberfest.  There will be a $25 German buffet that will include sausages, wienerschnitzel, and kraut. Of course a variety of beers on tap ready to celebrate this festival of brews. The doors open […]

Exit Glacier on a spectacular day

Exit Glacier on a spectacular day

After yesterday’s torrential rain, today was spectacular. Exit Glacier was especially beautiful, framed by golden cottonwoods and a blue sky. Take time, when you can, to be a tourist and visit YOUR National Park soon! Submitted by Carol Griswold

Lowell Creek flood control, choreographed

Lowell Creek flood control, choreographed

Already high area streams rose even higher after receiving an average of almost half an inch of rain per hour overnight, totaling 4.5 inches between 4 pm and 2:30 am Monday morning. It seemed impossible that the rain could fall any harder as the raindrops merged into an aerial stream. It […]

NOW HIRING TWO FINANCE DEPARTMENT POSITIONS

NOW HIRING TWO FINANCE DEPARTMENT POSITIONS

The Alaska SeaLife Center is now accepting applications for two year-round, full-time Finance Department positions! Join a fun team and help further the mission of the Alaska SeaLife Center while living in beautiful Seward! FINANCE/GRANTS ANALYST: Apply your sharp analytical skills for grants and contracts awarded to the Alaska SeaLife […]

James Mitchell wins McCarthy Half Marathon

James Mitchell wins McCarthy Half Marathon

Submitted by Erin Carola – James Mitchell, 26, of Seward won the McCarthy Half Marathon held over Labor Day weekend in the remote town of McCarthy. The end of the road race is a fundraiser for the non-profit Wrangle Mountains Center. According to their website “the Wrangell Mountains Center provides […]

Kenai Mountains-Turnagain Arm NHA Board Meeting

The board of directors for the Kenai Mountains-Turagain Arm National Heritage Area will be meeting in Seward, September 22 at the Resurrect Art Coffee House. The meeting is open to the public. The board will be discussing KMTA business including the FY16/17 budget and current community grant proposals. For more […]