Moose Pass Robotics Team Earns Trophy

Submitted by Wendy Bryden –

This past Saturday, seven Moose Pass students (the Moosebots) returned home from the First Lego League Robotics Anchorage Qualifier with a team trophy.

This year’s First Lego League (FLL)…

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Moriarty inducted as a Fellow of the International College of Dentists

Dr. Michael P. Moriarty was inducted as a Fellow of the International College of Dentists at its 87th. Annual Convocation in Denver, Colorado on October 21, 2016.

The International College of Dentists is described as t…

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Sugar Mountain: How Seward Got to AIFF's Big Screen

On Friday early afternoon, as the light in Seward was already beginning to fade, three of us loaded up into a four wheel drive truck and made the trek to Anchorage. We were headed to the big city to see the premiere of Su…

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The Road to Home: How the Cookery Came to Be

By Kelley Lane for Seward City News – 

I sat down with Kevin and Stacey Lane in their well decorated and spaced restaurant on Fifth Avenue yesterday afternoon. Their signature Hot Lunch Program had finished and the…

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Status of the Christmas Tree on the Hill

On Monday the City Electric Department checked the Christmas tree on the hill and discovered that there was a problem with the lights.  The problem seems to be a short.  As the safety of the employees is the highest priority,…

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Recent News & Information

USCG Super Hercules on patrol

USCG Super Hercules on patrol

An impressive US Coast Guard HC-130 flew south over Seward today around 11:30 am. The Lockheed Hercules aircraft has been in the news lately, assisting mariners in distress. According to the USCG website, the HC-130J is 99′ 7 ” long with a wingspan of 132′ 7″, and stands 38′ 11″ high. […]

Avalanche Awareness Class

Avalanche Awareness Class (Chugach National Forest Avalanche Information Center) December 17th, 2016 (Saturday), Seward Community Library, 238 Fifth Ave,  (Large conference room 1st floor), Seward, AK Time:11am till 3PM Cost: Free! Topics covered: Human Factors, Weather/Snowpack, Terrain, and Avalanche Rescue(Avalanche Beacon practice). If you have an avalanche beacon bring it to […]

Team Moosebots. From Left: Jack Lindquist, Trevor Guernsey, Casey Bryden, Alejandro Sanchez, Jean Clarisse Tapase,  Aly Guernsey, Francisco Sanchez

Moose Pass Robotics Team Earns Trophy

Submitted by Wendy Bryden – This past Saturday, seven Moose Pass students (the Moosebots) returned home from the First Lego League Robotics Anchorage Qualifier with a team trophy. This year’s First Lego League (FLL) theme is Animal Allies. In the competition the students design, build and program a robot using […]

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 5, 2016

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 5, 2016

Sports & Rec Seward Parks and Recreation Department (SPRD) public recreation hours to the AVTEC Gym: the public is invited to drop-in every Tuesday and Thursday from 8 am to 9 pm.  Each Wednesday, the public can attend 8 am to 2 pm and Saturdays from 10 to 6pm. Free […]

SHS Art: Reductive Block Prints

SHS Art: Reductive Block Prints

Nicole Charlie The first semester is wrapping up here at Seward High and we are ready for our holiday break! SHS Art students completed block prints and did a great job! They were allowed to trace a photo of their choice. The artistry was in identifying and simplifying the image […]

City of Seward seeks Deputy Fire Chief

City of Seward seeks Deputy Fire Chief

The City of Seward is seeking applications from interested persons for the position described below. All applicants should deliver an application/resume and cover letter indicating their interest to Personnel Officer, Tamara Foster, or email to tfoster@cityofseward.net. DEPUTY FIRE CHIEF: This is a regular, exempt position, with benefits starting at $27.53-$28.93/hour. […]

This Friday at the Movies!

This Friday at the Movies!

What better way to get out of the cold weather than with an evening at the movies!  This Friday movie goers can look forward to The Secret Life of Pets (PG/ 1hr 30min) at 6pm followed by the newest installment in the Bourne Series, Jason Bourne (PG-13/2hrs 3min) at 8:00pm.  […]

CAROLING FUN ON WEDNESDAY’s

Join us for some caroling fun on the next 3 Wednesday’s from 4:15pm to 5:00pm.  All ages welcome. The Seward Senior Center carolers will be singing at the following locations  Rez Art on Wed., Dec. 14th; Mt. Haven/Wesley Commons on Wed., Dec. 14th; and Seward Community Library lobby on Wed., Dec. […]

Contest for Alaska writers

Contest for Alaska writers

From ADN: 35th Annual Statewide Creative Writing Contest Over $800 in Cash Prizes! The University of Alaska Anchorage and the Alaska Dispatch News will partner with the Alaska Center for the Book to once again present Alaska writers the opportunity to compete in this annual event. Winning entries will be […]