Styles come and go, but being authentic has never been cooler. By Russell Stigall for Seward City News To actively seek out authenticity in a world of mass-production and seasonal fads is not easy or cheap. When owners of Brown and Hawkins Hugh and Iris Darling decided to update their […]
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SeaView Community services is looking to hire a new Lead Accountant. See the classified ad below for details. http://sewardcitynews.com/classified-ads/show-ad/45/lead-accountant-seaview-community-services/seward/employment/
The 2016 Seward Music & Arts Festival is looking for volunteers! This years festival is September 23 thru September 25. We have many opportunities to help! Each shift is 4 hours long. If you sign up for one shift, you will get free admission for one day. If you sign […]
Kenai Fjords National Park is excited to host an insect bioblitz at Exit Glacier next week. A “bioblitz” is an event that collects and identifies as many species as possible for the focused group, in our case, insects. Join us for our first ever bioblitz! Kids in particular are welcome […]
The Seward Arts Council, in collaboration with the Apex Gym and Studio Pulse presents the second annual Seward Dance Extravaganza! Register online at http://www.bookeo.com/StudioPulseAK under the “special events”. No prior dance experience necessary to enroll!
The next Junior Book Club will meet Thursday, July 28th at 3:00PM to talk about The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart. You don’t have to finish the book to join and we have snacks! For more information, contact us at email@example.com or (907) 224-4082.
Kids aged preschool through 5th grade are invited to join us for Vacation Bible School, July 25-29, 9 a.m. to noon, at Resurrection Lutheran Church.
If John Prine and Mitch Hedberg had a baby, the resulting product would resemble something very close to Portland, OR singer-songwriter John Craigie. Musically comparable to Prine, with the humor and wit of Hedberg, the humble, gracious, and hilarious Craigie is one of the best storytellers of our time. It’s no wonder that […]
Bingo every Monday night at the legion. Come have some fun. Corner of 5th & Jefferson 6:00 Hosted by Seward American Legion Auxiliary Unit 5. All proceeds go to our scholarship fund. Must be 19 to play.
Brandii Holmdahl ran for Assembly fully and proudly supporting Seniors. It is time for her to stand up and vote to support her constituent Senior citizens. Please remind Brandii, that a major reason she is in the Assembly, is because of area Seniors. Encourage her to VOTE NO on Ordinance […]
John Gillespie once hiked over Portage Glacier, down Portage Valley, on to Sunrise with a cookstove on his back, a surprise delivery for his sister Nellie Frost. Portage Valley’s contemporary name describes what its geography prescribed: an overland passage between Prince William Sound and Turnagain Arm. Long used as a […]
Over the past 20 years all of us in rural areas in Alaska have longed for a way to train nurses in our own clinical sites and remotely, now this is going to be possible. Charter College is networking with Alaskan hospitals to provide Associate Degree Nursing education at various remote hospital locations. […]
Don’t miss Family Movie Night at the Seward Community Library & Museum on Thursday, July 21st, at 5:00 PM. We’ll watch the Disney Pixar film Inside Out and eat popcorn! For more information, contact us at (907)224-4082 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
By Russell Stigall for Seward City News – The history of Alaska’s Iditarod Race is now safe. Local Iditarod Race pioneer and patriarch Dan Seavey wrote his new book, “The First Great Race,” to preserve foundational story of Alaska’s Last Great Race. He and fellow mushers of the Aurora Dog […]
Submitted by Peggy Hamner – On July 23rd at 530 PM, The American Legion Post 5 and the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 5 invite you to come bid farewell to longtime resident Linda Amberg. Linda sold the business she started in Seward- Seward Insurance Agency to her son Erick as […]
By Russell Stigall for Seward City News – It’s a huge thing. A new game from Nintendo called Pokémon Go. The game has increased its developer’s stock value by up to $10 billion. Seward has missed out on many high-tech fads; Uber, high-speed fiber optic internet. Pokémon is an interesting […]
(Soldotna, AK.) The Alaska Division of Forestry, Kenai-Kodiak Area Office has issued a general burn permit suspension for the Kenai Peninsula due to very high fire danger in the region. The suspension includes the burning of debris and brush piles, burn barrels, and lawns as allowed in the 2016 General Burn Permit. […]
AKZ125-200600- /O.NEW.PAFC.FW.W.0009.160719T1800Z-160720T0600Z/ 914 AM AKDT TUE JUL 19 2016 …RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM AKDT THIS EVENING FOR WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG WARNING…WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM AKDT THIS EVENING. * LOCATION…VALLEYS AND INLAND […]