Recovering Hope Offers Help to Those in Need

By Michelle Strubeck for Seward City News –

We all have habits such as biting our nails, labeling ourselves as ‘shopaholics’, overeating, or smoking just to name a few. However, the lines between habits, compulsory behav…

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Fish Factor by Laine Welsh: Controversy over Naval Exercises, High Halibut Prices, and Herring Haul

By Laine Welsh for Seward City News –
Controversy Over Naval Exercises
The required permits are not yet in hand, but the U.S. Navy is moving full steam ahead on its plans to conduct war training exercises in the Gulf of Ala…

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Kwangsook Schaefermeyer: A Passion for Painting

By Michelle Strubeck for Seward City News –

With a dab of paint and the stroke of a brush, local artist Kwangsook Schaefermeyer creates beautiful works of art using acrylics, oils and watercolors. To look at her work you…

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Scotch Pines Dog Training Returning to Seward June 22

Back by popular demand, Scotch Pines Dog Training is returning to Seward on June 22.
Your dog will progress from kindergarten to graduation in 9 weeks and class is held once a week for two hours.

No food treats
No sh…

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Dichotomies at the Valdez Glacier

By Allison Sayer for City News –

The stunning Valdez Glacier Lake lies at the end of the unvarnished “Glacier Haul Dump Road.” Junkyards and an old asbestos dump line the gravel road. A glacial moraine is, after all, a hug…

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Recent News & Information

Seward Music & Arts Festival has a New Website!

Seward Music & Arts Festival has a New Website!

The Seward Music & Arts Festival has launched a new website at www.sewardfestival.com!  All vendor, music and volunteer applications are now available and updates to the schedule will be coming soon. Also, Seward Music & Arts Festival is still seeking submissions for the 2017 Logo! The theme is Fish Tank! We are looking for clear line drawings […]

Barbara Gerlach, founder of Recovering Hope. Photo: Michelle Strubeck

Recovering Hope Offers Help to Those in Need

By Michelle Strubeck for Seward City News – We all have habits such as biting our nails, labeling ourselves as ‘shopaholics’, overeating, or smoking just to name a few. However, the lines between habits, compulsory behavior and addiction can sometimes be blurred. A habit is a repeated action or behavior that may not […]

Tsunami Warning System Test on March 29

Tsunami Warning System Test on March 29

The State of Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, in cooperation with NOAA’s National Weather Service and the Alaska Broadcasters Association, will conduct a test of the Tsunami Warning System on March 29, 2017.  This test commemorates the anniversary of The 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake and Tsunami. Alaska […]

New Electrical Contractor Service in Seward

New Electrical Contractor Service in Seward

There is a new Electrical Contractor service in Seward.  Marathon Electric LLC, owned and operated by Rocky Elhard, is open for business. Rocky has over 16 years experience in the Seward area.  Marathon Electric LLC is licensed, bonded, and insured to provide professional service for any of your electrical needs. […]

Job Opening: Wellness For All Program Coordinator

Wellness For All is looking for a new Program Coordinator.  If you enjoy making a difference in your community check out the details below and apply by 5:00 pm, April 14th.  Please contact Ann Linville at (907)205-7703 or wellnessforallseward@gmail.com with any questions.   Job opportunity application period ends April 14, […]

Agenda for PTSA Meeting Tonight 3/28/17

Tonight at 6:30 in the High School Library Call to Order Reading of the last minutes Approval of agenda  Reports: President Treasurer Ak PTA Site Council Principals Committees: Art – Bringing Cascada de Flores to town in April Imagination Library Code Club Land Trust Membership Scholarship Wellness Seward Bylaws change […]

SBCFSA Regular Meeting 4/3/17

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a regular meeting at 6:00 pm, Monday, April 3rd. Please find attached the meeting agenda. The packet can be viewed on the website at www.kpb.us/service-areas/sbcfsa/sbcfsa-meetings. The meeting will be held at the KPB Seward Office in Sea View Plaza, 302 Railway […]

Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area Board Meeting

Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area Board Meeting

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a regular meeting at 6:00 pm, Monday, April 3rd.  The packet can be viewed on the website at www.kpb.us/service-areas/sbcfsa/sbcfsa-meetings.  The meeting will be held at the KPB Seward Office in Sea View Plaza, 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122.  Public is welcomed.

Parks and Rec Events and Schedule

Sports and Recreation schedule Look for upcoming softball leagues! League starts in June Free gym walking in the gym is from 9:30 am to 11 am Indoor Park is offered Tue – Fri: 11 am to 12 noon Roller skating is Saturdays from 2 to 3:30pm Rock Wall is every […]

Live Music At Resurrect Art

Live Music At Resurrect Art

It’s feeling like spring out there, and it’s a good time to get out and about see some local, live music! I just wanted to put the word out that we have a show this Friday, March 31, at 7pm.  Michael Howard and Caroline Cotter will be returning to give […]

Seward Middle School 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

Seward Middle School 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

6th Grade: Cory Barber, Ozzy Deel, Allie Dixon, Renee Elhard, Arianna Forero, Aly Guernsey*, Damion Hart, Paxton Hill*, Elias Jordan, Porter Rockwell, Francisco Sanchez, Dillon Tinker, Alexi Walker, Mary Withrow. 7th Grade: Rowan Bean*, Gaia Casagranda, Caitlin Corrigan*, Wren Dougherty, Karlye Ebberson*, Joseph Foutz*, James Milburn, Annika Nilsson*, Hannah Schilling*, […]

Permanent Fund Deadline Friday, March 31

The Permanent Fund application deadline is fast approaching. Friday, March 31 is the last day to file. Applications can be submitted by computer filing and by paper application. Paper applications are available at the Seward Legislative Information Office located at 302 Railway Ave. Suite 107. 224-5066. First time filers can […]