Treasury warrant in the amount of $7.2 million for the purchase of Alaska. (Records of the Accounting Officers of the Department of the Treasury, RG 217 ; National Archives Identifier 301667)
Aleutian Peninsula Broadcasting will be closed on Seward’s Day – Monday, March 26th, 2018.
The Sand Point Clinic will be closed on Seward’s Day – Monday, March 26th, 2018.
If you need medical assistance, call the Sand Point clinic to speak with their nurses’ line. If it is a life-threatening emergency, call 911.
The City of Sand Point Office & all City Departments
Will be CLOSED
Monday, March 26, 2018
IN OBSERVANCE OF SEWARD’S DAY
We will reopen 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 27, 2018.
CITY OF SAND POINT
P.O. Box 249
Sand Point, AK 99661
Family Literacy Night on Friday, March 23rd 5:00-6:00 at the Sand Point School Library for Grades K-6th and Family
Reading: “Rechenka’s Eggs” by Patricia Polacco
This is a beautiful story about a goose, a Babushka, and Ukrainian painted eggs. Come and join us for a fun night of reading and crafts. Congratulations
Congratulations 2nd Graders!
1st Place at District Battle of the Books
AASG Student Government Conference
Date: April 26-28
Where: Healy, Alaska
– Who can go? Students between 8th and 11th grade
– How can I go? This year’s theme is “Winds of Change.” As a student leader you have the chance to be that “wind.” Write a 350-700 word essay on WHAT you would do and HOW you would lead change.
– Submit to Mr. Sills by Tuesday March 20 3:30pm.
– Where can I get more information? aasg.org
After admitting a sick ringed seal from Unalaska, veterinarians at the Alaska SeaLife Center are cautiously optimistic about his chances for recovery. The male seal was found earlier this month, lying on a rusty pipe on the beach. In addition to being far outside his natural habitat, he was underweight, balding, and lethargic. "Although this […]
Do jellyfish affect Bering Sea fisheries? And if so, how? That’s what Yale University’s Jonathan Rutter wants to find out. The college senior is conducting a survey to learn more about the gelatinous creatures directly from fishermen. “What are these impacts that jellyfish have on Bering Sea fisheries?" Rutter said. "And those impacts could be […]
Over the next three years, Unalaska’s library is scheduled to undergo a major expansion. City officials released a timeline for the renovation last month, after architects finished the preliminary design . They plan to hire an engineer next winter to finalize the blueprints and then pick a construction company by early 2020. That means the […]
A new study shows 45 percent of women in the Aleutian and Pribilof Islands have experienced sexual or intimate partner violence, or both. The survey is part of a statewide project to establish baselines for regions across Alaska. Until now, Dr. André Rosay -- of the University Alaska Anchorage -- says there had been no […]
Less than a week after delaying the launch of 4G LTE in Unalaska, GCI has the service up and running. “We’re just happy to have LTE turned on," said GCI Vice President Dan Boyette. "I know we made a lot of promises and gave a lot of dates over the last several months and we […]
The Department of Public Safety has a familiar face in a new role. Ramona Thompson took over as fire chief on March 12. Thompson has over 35 years of fire and EMS experience including 11 years as the EMS coordinator at the department of public safety. Most recently she worked as the Director of Clinical […]
Unalaska came up five points short in their attempt to reclaim the 2A boys basketball crown. On Saturday, the team squared off against Metlakatla almost a year after their last meeting, where the Chiefs knocked the Raiders out in the semifinals. The 2017 match-up had a 7-point spread and this year was also close. In […]