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A Letter of Thanks from Rhett Sieverts

A Letter of Thanks from Rhett Sieverts

My name is Rhett Sieverts.  I attended Seward Elementary, Middle and High School and graduated this May.  I was awarded several local scholarships and would like to  thank the Seward Seahawks Athletic Booster Club, the Sons of the American Legion Squadron 5, and all of the Seward businesses who contributed to […]

Leave Fireworks to the Professionals!

Leave Fireworks to the Professionals!

June 26, 2017 – Independence Day and fireworks go hand in hand, but fireworks shouldn’t go in consumers’ hands. That’s the message the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is reinforcing this Fourth of July. Fireworks annually cause devastating burns, injuries, fires, and even death, making them too dangerous to be […]

2016 Women's Mount Marathon Winner Christy Marvin.  Photo Russell Stigall

Last Call for 2017 Mount Marathon Race Volunteers

It’s a great way to get involved in Seward’s most famous annual event, whether or not you’re a runner! July 4th is less than a week away, and we still need volunteers to help with all three races: Junior’s (8:45 to 10:45 am), Women’s (10:45 am to 1:30 pm) Men’s (1:30 to 4:30 […]

Weed Pull 2013. Photo Courtesy of Kenai Fjords National Park.

Seward Community Weed Pull 2017

Seward, AK –Kenai Fjords National Park is partnering with the Kenai Peninsula Cooperative Weed Management Area (KP-CWMA) to sponsor a Seward Community Weed Pull on Friday June 30, 2017 from 10a.m. to 3p.m. at the Seward Middle School. We will be hand pulling the invasive plant Bird Vetch (Vicia cracca). […]

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Dorothy Murtha.

Dorothy Marie Murtha, 1928-2017

Dorothy Marie Murtha, age 89, of Aitkin died peacefully on Monday, June 20th 2017 at Riverwood Healthcare Center in Aitkin, MN.  Dorothy was born January 7th, 1928 in St. Cloud, Minnesota daughter to Nathaniel and Louise (Gaetz) Fish. Dorothy was married to Thomas P. Murtha on May 13th, 1950 at […]