Marathon Miners Wrestling Club will be hosting their 2018 USA Wrestling Tournament on March 2nd and 3rd, at the Alaska Railroad Terminal. March 2nd will be Greco Roman style wrestling beginning at 5pm. March 3rd will be Freestyle Wrestling and a separate Girls only Freestyle tournament, wrestling starts at 10am […]
Coach Meghan O’Leary traveled to Juneau with a team of Seward’s top 14 and under swimmers last weekend. Following is her synopsis of events at the Alaska Age Groups Swimming Championships. Congratulations swimmers! This past weekend was packed with racing and excitement as nine of our swimmers traveled all […]
A new 10-week session of the Aging Mastery Program® will begin Thursday, February 8th, 12:45-2:15pm, at Seward Senior Center. Adults age 50+ are invited to take this free course to learn how to navigate longer lives. Developed by the National Council on Aging, the program encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved […]
Seward PTA is accepting orders through the weekend! Easy ordering at www.sewardakpta.com Many thanks to our awesome sponsors! Hertz of Seward & Carlile Trucking
This year’s Open Enrollment runs from November 1 – December 15, 2017. Health insurance plans sold during Open Enrollment start January 1, 2018. After December 15, you can enroll in 2018 health insurance only if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period. Staff at Seward Community Health Center can help […]
Beers by the Bay is on Saturday, November 4th. Spend an evening tasting Alaskan beer, mead, and wine paired with savory appetizers from regional chefs. What better way to welcome fall than a gathering with friends, food, and fermented beverages at the Alaska SeaLife Center? This event is almost sold […]
by Brian Wright for Seward City News- Happy Alaska Day! One-hundred and fifty years ago today, Alaska formally became a part of the United States. On October 18, 1867, two-hundred and fifty American soldiers joined a throng of dignitaries and Russian troops at what is now the Baranof Castle State […]
Station tours, free food, fire safety activities for kids and adults, AND live fire demonstrations at 1:00 and 2:00 pm!
FREE flu shots – no appointment needed!
The Phoenix Chapter of the Alaska State Firefighters Association (ASFA) would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to the people of Seward and beyond for supporting our annual fundraiser cruise to Fox Island this last weekend. On August 26, almost 80 people boarded a Kenai Fjords Tours boat to Fox Island […]
Are you a registered nurse or certified medical assistant? Here’s your opportunity to be part of a growing organization while helping your friends and neighbors become healthier. To read full job descriptions for our open positions, visit www.sewardhealthcenter.org/careers. OPEN POSITIONS Clinic Nurse/Health Educator (RN) Clinical Support Staff (CMA or LPN) Registration […]
The Seward Music and Arts Festival is thrilled to announce another musical soiree in the fall of 2017. There will be live music and dance performances, with local-Alaskan artisan craft and food vendors featured. The festival is an exciting conclusion to the busy summer season that appeals to local Alaskans […]
Seeking interested parties who have worked on or have personal stories about the M/V Tustumena ferry during it’s home port days in Seward, Alaska. The Tusty Story Project is affiliated with the UAF Oral History Collection and the Alaska Marine Highway, and was established to collect and record stories in […]
The Friends of the Seward Library Museum is currently accepting applications for the annual Swetmann Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity is available to Seward-area students, between the ages of 16-21, who have been schooled in the Seward area for at least two years and carry a current library card. Applicants are […]
By Kelley Lane for Seward City News – Thursday evening the sky dumped wet snow while four of us Sewardites enjoyed a fantastic dinner at AVTEC Culinary School’s “Academy Cafe.” The theme was Spanish Tapas, and each of four courses included a few options of how that course manifested itself. […]
Testicular cancer is the most common cancer in men between the age of 15 and 35 years old, but can attack males of any age. Approximately 1 in 250 men in the U.S. will be diagnosed with testicular cancer each year – that’s about 8,500 men. This cancer is not […]
By Russell Stigall for Seward City News — Alaska’s 11th and current Governor, Bill Walker, recently visited Seward to meet with its City Council and answer questions from the public. Alaska’s current budget woes topped locals’ concerns at the August 26 special meeting. President Barack Obama took the keys to the […]
The Alaska SeaLife Center’s 18th Annual 5K Wildlife Rescue Run & Walk will be held this Saturday, August 6, and the Center is in need of volunteers to help with race traffic control and water stations. This fun, family-friendly event brings locals and visitors together around a common cause: the […]
Seward Community Health Center is offering sports physicals at the special price of $25 on August 11 & 15. To schedule your physical, download the KPBSD Sports Physical Form and fax it to 907-224-8501 by August 5.