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2017 High School Exchange Program with Obihiro, Japan

The City of Seward and the Seward International Friendship Association (SIFA) are seeking up to four high school students to participate in the student exchange with Obihiro, Japan.  Japanese students come to Seward in late July, then the Seward students travel to Obihiro in early August.  Applications are available at […]

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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 would think she is a trained painter, but in reality she […]

Town Hall Meeting with KB Mayor’s Office April 5

Town Hall Meeting with KB Mayor’s Office April 5

The Kenai Borough Mayor’s Office invites you to attend a Town Hall Meeting with Borough Mayor Mike Navarre at the UAF Rae Building on April 5 at 5:30 pm. Come listen, learn and discuss the state’s fiscal problems, how it affects the Kenai Borough, and possible solutions. Topics will include […]

Salmon Forum Thursday April 13th

Salmon Forum Thursday April 13th

There will be a Salmon Forum Thursday, April 13th from 6:00 to 7:30 pm at the Seward Community Library. Please join us for an informational forum to discuss the biology, history, economics, and general status of Resurrection Bay salmon stocks (including Bear Lake). Forum guest speakers will include Jay Baumer […]

Back Off! Grumpy Moose Need Their Space

Back Off! Grumpy Moose Need Their Space

(Anchorage) – Alaskans from Homer to Anchorage, Palmer and beyond have reported encounters with aggressive moose in recent weeks. That’s not unusual for this time of year, wildlife biologists say, when moose grow tired and cranky from the rigors of a long winter. “Moose are just barely making it through […]

City Council Work Session Rescheduled

City Council Work Session Rescheduled

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will conduct a work session on the following item of business: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION Monday, March 20, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. City Council Chambers TOPIC: City Goals  The work session will commence in the City Council Chambers, City Hall, 410 […]

Officials to Test Tsunami Warning System in Alaska

Officials to Test Tsunami Warning System in Alaska

NOAA’s National Weather Service, the Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Alaska Broadcasters Association plan to conduct a test of the tsunami warning communications system on Wednesday, March 29 at approximately 10:15 a.m. Alaska Daylight Time in coastal areas of southern Alaska. This test will be […]

TYC Spring Break and After School Programs

TYC Spring Break and After School Programs

TYC ASP– is in full swing. We offer recreational activities for kids in Elementary school Mon- Friday. Sports, Crafts, Games, Computer, Wii, Ping Pong and more. We use the AVTEC gym 1-2 days a week to play sports, games and the rock wall. Homework help is offered from 3:30-4pm daily. […]

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AVTEC Job Fair April 4th

The 2017 AVTEC/Seward Job Fair is scheduled for Tuesday, April 4th from 12:30-3:00PM in the AVTEC Student Service Center/Gym at 519 Fourth Avenue. Local job seekers, high school students and AVTEC students and graduates are all invited to attend the Job Fair. This event draws both local and statewide employers, […]

Spring Gardening, Composting, and Planting Workshops in Seward

Spring Gardening, Composting, and Planting Workshops in Seward

The University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service will offer four gardening, composting and planting workshops this spring in Seward. Casey Matney, an agriculture and horticulture agent based in Soldotna, will teach classes from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at the K.M. Rae Marine Education Building at 201 Railway Ave. The schedule includes […]