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Food Safety PSA from the USDA

Food Safety PSA from the USDA

USDA Offers Food Safety Tips to Avoid Foodborne Illness While Celebrating at Spring Gatherings WASHINGTON, April 11, 2018 – Spring is finally here. It has been a long wait, but warmer temperatures bring events like weddings, graduations and holiday celebrations. These events bring together groups of people to enjoy considerable amounts of […]

Thank You to The Seward Police Department

Thank You to The Seward Police Department

SeaView’s Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Program wants to thank the Seward Police Department for showing their support for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. If you would like a teal ribbon to wear this month to show your support for survivors, please stop by SeaView at 302 Railway Avenue or come by our booth […]

Live Trap Placed in Forest Acres

Live Trap Placed in Forest Acres

In an effort to address the coyote issue in the Forest Acres area, a live trap has been placed in the subdivision.  Please take care that pet animals are not allowed to run loose.  Thank you for your cooperation.  Seward Police Department 224-3338.

News from Seward Parks & Rec

News from Seward Parks & Rec

2018 Diaper Derby Thanks to our 2018 Diaper Derby judges Casie Warner, Christiana Smith, and Brent Ursel. Thanks to our youth, junior and Teen Leadership Council volunteers: Ailaina Armstrong, Halle Schoening, Donna Hinders and Ella Stefan. Thanks to Volunteer Vitali Sturdy. Parks and Rec is happy to report among the […]

City of Seward Paid Parking Begins May 1

City of Seward Paid Parking Begins May 1

This is an updated version of the City of Seward Paid Parking announcement. Please disregard any previous notices.  The City of Seward Paid Parking will begin in just over one month on Tuesday, May 1. Until then, parking remains free, as long as customers follow all posted signs regarding size restrictions, ADA or wheelchair […]

Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Workshop in Homer April 15-16

Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Workshop in Homer April 15-16

The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA) will offer a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor workshop in Homer onSunday, April 15, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM and on Monday, April 16, at a time to be announced. The workshop will be conducted atthe Best Western Bidarka Inn, 575 Sterling Highway. Instructor Anna Borland-Ivy will cover […]

Public Testimony Teleconference Opportunity on Operating Budget April 6

Teleconference on the State Operating Budget: Seward time slot is 3:30 to 4 pm with Glennallen and Homer on Friday April 6. For more information please contact the Seward Legislative Information Office at 907-224-5066, 855-824-5066 (toll free) or Seward.LIO@akleg.gov. (S)FINANCE Standing Committee* Apr 06 Friday 1:30 PM SENATE FINANCE 532 + HB 286 APPROP: OPERATING BUDGET/LOANS/FUNDS TELECONFERENCED — […]

Seahawk Day of Caring Spring Fundraiser

Seahawk Day of Caring Spring Fundraiser

Seward High School and the Seward Seahawk Athletic Booster Club are excited to announce a new signature spring fundraiser – Seahawk Day of Caring!   The idea was conceived when SHS alumnus David Dieckgraeff was approached about ideas for fundraising and said, “I want to see the kids helping out […]

Songbirds like this yellow-rumped warbler would probably do better in a world without people. Photo by Ned Rozell.

Alaska’s Creatures Without Us

by Ned Rozell- In Alan Weisman’s book, The World Without Us, the author ponders “a world from which we all suddenly vanished. Tomorrow.” People who study Alaska’s wildlife donated some thought to the subject. Alaska’s lack of people has benefited many species, including caribou, which still outnumber Alaskans, and salmon, which […]

SPD Hosts Coffee With a Cop April 19th

SPD Hosts Coffee With a Cop April 19th

Program offers opportunity to meet local officers, discuss community issues Seward, Alaska—On Thursday April 19, 2018, officers from the Seward Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee. All community members are invited to attend. The […]