Author: Steven T. Fink

Big Bay Beginnings Opening Invitation

Big Bay Beginnings Opening Invitation

Please join the Qutekcak Native Tribe in the opening ceremony of: Big Bay Beginnings Child Development Center. Ribbon cutting ceremony begins promptly at 1:00PM followed by a tour of the center led by theprogram’s educators. We are very excited to welcome the community into the center and to share this […]

Local snowboarder injured and airlifted from Mount Marathon

Local snowboarder Fred Hurley, 18, was airlifted to Anchorage Sunday night from near the summit of Mount Marathon.  Hurley called 911 and was hypothermic and injured due to tumbling over rocks. More information can be found at this article at adn.com: https://www.adn.com/alaska-news/2017/03/13/injured-seward-snowboarder-rescued-on-mount-marathon-by-national-guard-chopper-crew/

Jobs Available at Stoney Creek Canopy Adventures – Join Our Team!

Jobs Available at Stoney Creek Canopy Adventures – Join Our Team!

Looking for fun and adventure this summer? Stoney Creek Canopy Adventures is currently seeking local, energetic, responsible individuals for the 2017 season. Available positions include Zipline Guides, Office Staff & Drivers. Applicants must be at least eighteen years of age or older. Visit http://www.stoneycreekca.com/employment for more information or contact us at (907) […]

Seaview Community Services is seeking an Executive Assistant

Seaview Community Services is seeking an Executive Assistant

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT Essential functions are centered around providing excellent customer service & maintaining a welcoming atmosphere. This position provides administrative support to the Executive Director and Board of Directors. He or she will provide secretarial service and administrative assistance that includes typing/preparing and completing grant proposals, policies, and other reports, […]

SCN Crazy Snowfall Picture Contest Rules

SCN Crazy Snowfall Picture Contest Rules

It looks like good old fashioned winter in Seward, Alaska has returned after a three-year hiatus. This past week has leaned toward the extreme side of snowfall in a short period of time.  The snow piles at the home office of Seward City News are up to the second story windows […]

In Memory of Donald Leon Mai

In Memory of Donald Leon Mai

MAI, Donald Leon 80, died January 18, 2017 at his home in Oro Valley, Arizona. Don was born on March 26, 1936 in Finney County, Kansas, the fourth of five sons of Adam and Amelia (Killian) Mai. He graduated from Fort Hays State University and taught in southwestern Kansas before […]

Seward Weather Watch, Weekend of Feb. 18-19

Seward Weather Watch, Weekend of Feb. 18-19

Seward residents please use caution this weekend!  Please drive slowly and be aware of reduced visibility around town as crews continue to remove snow. Boat owners – please ensure your boat is shoveled off.  Call the Harbormaster’s Office for a boat watch list, 907-224-3138. Please monitor your roofs and check […]

School bus enters 20 mph zone on Seward Highway in Moose Pass on way to pick up pupils at Moose Pass School. Photograph by R. Smeriglio

UPDATE: Seward & Moose Pass Schools Closed Today

8:15 am From the KPBSD Website: ALERT UPDATE: Seward area school closure School is cancelled on Thursday, February 16, 2017, due to winter weather conditions, at: Moose Pass School Seward Elementary Seward High School Seward Middle School Be safe, and help your neighbors! 6:15 am From the KPBSD website – […]

Seward Airport Closed

Seward Airport Closed

Submitted by Johanna Kinney, City Clerk: City of Seward has been notified that the Seward airport is closed for the next 48 hours.  After this period of time, conditions will be reassessed to determine if it is safe to reopen.

Lowell Point Road Work

Lowell Point Road Work

City of Seward Public Notice February 13, 2017 3:30 p.m. Seward Public Works Crews are working to keep Lowell Point Road open after several rock slides that have occurred.  At this point, it is open to one lane traffic and crews hope to widen it to two lanes.  Be advised they […]

School bus enters 20 mph zone on Seward Highway in Moose Pass on way to pick up pupils at Moose Pass School. Photograph by R. Smeriglio

Delayed Start for All Seward Schools Today

From the KPSD Website: ALERT: Two hour delay start on Monday, February 13, 2017 at: Hope School; Moose Pass School; Seward Elementary; Seward High School; Seward Middle School Central peninsula and southern peninsula schools will open on a normal schedule. When school remains open due to weather conditions, use your best judgment […]

Winter Weather Advisory Update Feb. 12, 2017

Winter Weather Advisory Update Feb. 12, 2017

UPDATED on Seward City News Sunday Feb. 12 1045 AKST Weather Source at weather.gov SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT…CORRECTED National Weather Service ANCHORAGE AK 609 AM AKST Sun Feb 12 2017 AKZ101-111-121-125-131-135-141-171-130315- Anchorage-Matanuska Valley-Western Kenai Peninsula- Western Prince William Sound-Northeast Prince William Sound- Southeast Prince William Sound-Copper River Basin-Kodiak Island- Including the […]