Recent News & Information

Providence Alaska Region Board Community Lunch

This year, Providence Seward Medical & Care Center (PSMCC) will host the Providence Alaska Region Board in Seward for its May meeting. We invite you to a casual community luncheon to meet with the Providence Region Board for information and answers to questions you may have about Providence’s management of […]

ARE WE UP TO THE CHALLENGE?

ARE WE UP TO THE CHALLENGE?

There have been exciting developments toward building our new Library Museum! Wells Fargo has committed to a challenge grant for this project. Wells Fargo will donate $25,000 toward the building if the community will raise a $25,000 match by September 2009. Are we up for this challenge? Seward has always […]

KPB Flood Plain Task Force Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the Kenai Peninsula Borough “Flood Plain Task Force” will hold a meeting on Friday, May 15, 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 […]

Annual Rummage Sale at the Methodist Church

Annual Rummage Sale at the Methodist Church

It’s time to be thinking about the bargains and treasures you will find at the annual rummage sale sponsored by the United Methodist Church. The event will be held Friday, May 29 and Saturday, May 30, from 9 AM to 5 pm each day.  Come early to get your pick […]

Scholarships for Summer Camp Available

Two full scholarships for Seward and Moose Pass students, grades 6th to 11th, to attend science and engineering camp at UAA, are available. See www.seekalaska.org for more information and application. Deadline to apply for scholarship is 22 May 2009.  These scholarships are possible through the support of the Seward Community Foundation, […]

Economic Forum Reminder

The Seward City Council in conjunction with city staff are sponsoring the second Business and Economic Forum at the Seward High School auditorium, Wednesday, May 13, 2009 from 7pm to 9 pm. Come find out what actions and policies were implemented since the last forum, and help identify actions and […]

Join in the Fun, Learn to Row

Join in the Fun, Learn to Row

Kenai Crewsers Rowing Club will be holding our learn To Row class on May 30 & 31 at Bear Lake. Registration information available at www.kenaicrewsers.org Registration deadline May 23rd. Join in the Fun.

The Backyard Report

The Backyard Report

by Justine Pechuzal The past few weeks have brought a mix of sunshine and grey, teasing us with one day of spring t-shirt weather and chilly fog the next. Though the weather isn’t consistent, time pays no heed and preps for the new season ahead. Even the elementary school is […]

5th Annual RESURRECTION BAY Beach & Watershed Cleanup

5th Annual RESURRECTION BAY Beach & Watershed Cleanup

Saturday May 16, 2009 2007 RBCA volunteer beach cleanup crew Photo courtesy of Tim Johnson Come help clean up Resurrection Bay beaches and it’s watershed! Boat transportation will be provided to outer beaches, weather permitting. For more information, please visit the Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance’s website: www.rbca-alaska.org Please call the […]

Mayor Carey's Budget Statment

Budget Statement on Mayor’s Proposed 2010 Fiscal Year Dave Carey, Borough Mayor 05/05/09 The single greatest responsibility of the Borough Mayor is to prepare, with input from Staff, Service Area Boards, and resident taxpayers, the proposed budget for the coming fiscal year. I have a duty and responsibility to provide […]

KPC Course Announcement

KPC Course Announcement

Wildflowers and other plants in the Seward area offered by KPC’s Resurrection Bay Extension Site taught by Carol Griswold.  1 credit, intensive weekend, June 20 and 21 8:30am-5pm  A study of native plants, weeds, and wildflowers in the surrounding area with emphasis on their identification and place in the natural […]

O So Close!

O So Close!

Shorebirds resting on the Copper River Delta, Alaska. Well, as I was mesmerized by the shorebird migration, I was told a wolverine walked down the beach about a hundred yards behind me!  I was right there with my camera mounted on my telephoto, all on a tripod – it couldn’t have […]

Walk-A-Lunch

May is National Physical Fitness Month! The City of Seward Wellness Committee is hosting a Walk-A-Lunch through the summer to promote fitness and physical well being. This event is open to the public and begins May 19th and will occur every Tuesday and Thursday from 12-1 p.m. Those who are […]

Weed Warriors Wanted!

Weed Warriors Wanted!

Join Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance (RBCA) on Saturday, May 9th, from 9 am to noon to pull and burn the dead stalks of the invasive White Sweet Clover from a gravel bar in Resurrection River. Park well off the road by the bridge across from the Windsong Lodge on Exit […]