Category: Alaska

Thanks and Recognition

Thanks and Recognition

Late in September of 2006, Sgt. Keenan Williams and his wife Lori, along with six other soldiers and their families, traveled to our community for a weekend of fun and relaxation before being deployed to Iraq. Their trip was made possible by the graciousness and generosity of several Seward organizations […]

Seward tsunami watch canceled

Seward tsunami watch canceled

Tsunami information provided by the West Coast, Alaska Tsunami Watch Center The Tsunami Warning and Watch are canceled for British Columbia and Alaska. A tsunami has been observed at the following sites: Hanasaki Japan 0.1m/0.3ft Kushiro Japan 0.1 m/0.3ft Ofunato Japan 0.06m/0.2 ft Kamaishi Japan 0.07m/0.2ft Miyako Japan 0.08m/ 0.26ft […]

Seward under a tsunami watch, Aleutians warned

Seward under a tsunami watch, Aleutians warned

Visit the West Coast, Alaska Tsunami Warning Center message page for locations of warnings, watches 2007/01/13 04:23:36 (UTC) Preliminary Magnitude: 8.2 Latitude: 46.7 Longitude: 154.4 Location: east of the Kuril Islands, Russia Visit the NOAA tsunami warning page for more information. Tsunami Watch and Warning Determination – Provided by the […]

Marine Weather, week of Dec. 17

Current weather at Old Mill Subdivision – Dec. 17, 2:05 p.m. 33.5F 90 percent humidity Zero wind Zero precipitation Sunrise at 9:58 a.m. Sunset at 3:49 p.m. Length of day: 5 hours 51 minutes Record high: 45F Record low: -6F Tonight 23F Snow accumulation up to five inches Winds out […]

Flood Damage Applicant Briefing

On Monday December 18th at 12:00 PM, the Kenai Peninsula area damage applicants will attend an Applicant Briefing in Soldotna at the Assembly Chambers. Known applicants at this time that should be in attendance include: Kenai Peninsula Borough City of Seward Alaska Railroad DOT&PF Central Region Homer Electric Seward Sea […]

SEWARD SEA KAYAKING EXPO NEWS: NOV 16, 2006 MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

Seward Sea Kayaking Exposition News November 14, 2006 Meeting Notes *Bringing Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced Level Kayakers Together…. Present: Paul Carter, Chairman (Edgewater Hotel & Charter Option) Rick Brown, Vice Chairman (Adventures Latitude 60 North) Capt. Sherrie Miller, (Miller’s Landing) Allen Drake (Flotilla Commander, Seward USCG Auxiliary) Susan Swiderski (Orca […]

Unofficial Election Results

The unofficial results from the November 7, 2006 state general election for the Seward City Precinct are as follows: US Representative: Diane Benson 355 Don Young 309 Governor/Lt Governor: Knowles/Berkowitz 314 Palin/Parnell 272 Halcro/Von Gemmigen 90

Saving Alaska

Sent in by Dave Otness Major change is in the air and the pendulum swing can’t come soon enough, as the verbal civil war in which we’re engaged has gotten increasingly shrill and strident. What a wonderful time to confound both the Republican and Democratic Parties by supporting both. Sarah […]

Columbus Day Flood footage no. 4

Interview with Mark Lindstrom of Stone Creek Drive. Lindstrom talks about two loud booms coming from the valley of Bear Lake Glacier the day before the Columbus Day flood. Ice found in the flood waters makes Lindstrom concerned about the possibility of an ice dam high up in the valley. […]