Alaska

More Taxes Burden Already Stressed Economy

Thank you to Councilmembers Jean Bardarson, Linda Amberg and Betsy Keller for voting against the sales tax cap increase to $1,000.00. It is unfortunate their side did not prevail. This sales tax increase will have a negative effect on the middle class of Seward who are already struggling with exceptionally […]

Goliath Art Contest

OK Seward, here is your chance to put your mark on a Roadhouse tradition. The Resurrection Roadhouse is gearing up for the season and we are looking for this years artwork for the Goliath shirts. Deadline is April 15th, 2008 Artwork should be Alaskan themed with Goliath 2008 somewhere in […]

Representative Seaton's Newsletter February 18, 2008

February 18, 2008 Newsletter From the desk of Rep. Paul Seaton Issue 54 Contact Information Toll Free 🙁 800) 665-2689 Fax 🙁 907) 465-3472 Website: http://www.RepPaulSeaton.com Email: Rep.Paul.Seaton@Legis.state.ak.us Greetings from Juneau on this 35th day of the 2008 legislative session. We are enjoying a warming trend that melted much of […]

Representative Seaton’s Newsletter February 18, 2008

February 18, 2008 Newsletter From the desk of Rep. Paul Seaton Issue 54 Contact Information Toll Free 🙁 800) 665-2689 Fax 🙁 907) 465-3472 Website: http://www.RepPaulSeaton.com Email: Rep.Paul.Seaton@Legis.state.ak.us Greetings from Juneau on this 35th day of the 2008 legislative session. We are enjoying a warming trend that melted much of […]

Reading just got easier at the Seward Community Library.  Between Rasmuson, the Alaska Railroad and the City of Seward, four new couches have been installed in strategic places throughout the building.  Rasmuson Foundation donated $3000 which was matched with funds from the Alaska Railroad and the City of Seward.  The […]

Blizzard Warning

WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WHITTIER…SEWARD…GIRDWOOD…MOOSE PASS 159 PM AST THU JAN 24 2008 …BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM AST FRIDAY FOR TURNAGAIN ARM AND PORTAGE VALLEY… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A BLIZZARD WARNING…WHICH IS IN EFFECT […]

DEC presents timeline on Seward Ship Drydock

DEC presents timeline on Seward Ship Drydock

Seward Ship’s Drydock Inc. Fact Sheet (original here) About Seward Ship’s Drydock Inc.: The Seward Ship’s Drydock opened in 1973 to provide vessel services close to the fishing grounds. Increased demand led to the construction of the current home for Seward Ship’s Chandlery in the Leirer Industrial Park. In 1979 […]

Comments to be taken at Marine Highway teleconferences

The Alaska Marine Highway System has scheduled a pair of teleconferences to take public comments on its proposed FY09 operating plan, proposed vessel deployment and Summer 2008 schedule. A teleconference to hear comments and consider adjustments is scheduled for Thursday, January 10, 2008 at 2:00 pm for Southeast Alaska schedules […]

Seward Legislative Information Office Has Moved

The Seward Legislative Information Office has moved to SeaView Plaza, 302 Railway Ave., into the offices where the Phoenix Log used to be. The office hours are 8 AM to 4:30PM, Monday through Friday. The public is able to access legislative teleconferences, information on legislation, Alaska State statutes, and send […]

Seward gets a new warning system

Seward gets a new warning system

By Russell Stigall For Seward City News KENAI PENINSULA – Warnings are a hoot. Actually they’re one long, steady hoot followed by a man’s voice giving the facts and actions one should follow to avoid danger. By way of Kenai Peninsula Borough resolution and funding, Chicago-based Federal Signal has installed […]