Announcements

The AVTEC Gym Closed October 14 for the Energy Fair

The AVTEC Gym Closed October 14 for the Energy Fair

Seward Parks & Recreation Department [SPRD] will close Sports & Rec (the AVTEC Gym) to the public recreation programs on Saturday, October 14 for the Energy Fair. Program area that will be closed to the public include: racquetball, sauna, weight rooms, etc. SPRD staff will be out of-the-office that day, due to […]

Alaska’s Farmers Markets are Growing

Alaska’s Farmers Markets are Growing

Homer, AK – The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded $13.4 Million this year to 52 recipients across the country including $403,000 to Alaska’s Cook Inletkeeper, a community-based non-profit organization and major recipient of USDA’s 2017 Farmer’s Market Outreach Program (FMPP). “It’s an amazing step forward for local […]

Voting booths are ready for Seward & Lowell Point voters.

Municipal Election Final Results

  Final Election Results for October 3, 2017 Municipal Election   The City of Seward Canvass Board met today and certified the final results of the election.  They are as follows: Mayor (one seat) Dave Squires 428 Tim McDonald 83 Write ins 12   City Council (three seats) Sue McClure […]

PTA Scholarship Garage Sale October 14th

PTA Scholarship Garage Sale October 14th

Clean out the closet, empty the storage unit, it is time for the PTA scholarship garage sale. It will be held as always in the High School cafeteria on Saturday, Oct. the 14th. Drop your goodies off at the loading dock on Friday the 13th. We could always use help with this […]

Seward Municipal Election Unofficial Results

Seward Municipal Election Unofficial Results

From the Seward City Clerk: The following are the unofficial results from tonight’s Seward Municipal Election.  For unofficial results for the Kenai Peninsula Borough Election, please visit http://www.kpb.us/assembly-clerk/elections/election-results Mayoral Race (one seat) David Squires, 362  votes Tim McDonald, 72 votes Write Ins, 9 votes Seward City Council (three seats) Suzanne Towsley, 214 votes Sue McClure, 291 votes […]

Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area Board Meeting October 16

Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area Board Meeting October 16

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a regular meeting Monday, October 16th  at 6:00 pm at the KPB Seward Annex office in Sea View Plaza at 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. Public is welcomed. The meeting agenda and packet can be found on the website at www.kpb.us/service-areas/sbcfsa/sbcfsa-meetings. For more information contact […]

ERRATA

ERRATA

In our Oct 2 description of Micah McComas, we stated that Mr. McComas was originally from South Carolina. Mr. McComas’ sister currently lives in South Carolina, but he was from Alaska. Also on Oct 2, we stated Seward City News had received unsubstantiated reports that local drifter Raymond Chavez was killed […]

Seward Community Library and Museum. Photo: Kelley Lane.

Library Museum Closed October 5

Training/Work Days will reoccur on the first Thursday of each month, through next May to provide all staff with much needed time to train as a group, as well as independently, and to further develop work skills, programs and services to better serve our community. This Thursday, staff will be shifting and reorganizing the […]

Oct 3 2017 City of Seward Ballot Information

Oct 3 2017 City of Seward Ballot Information

***REMINDER that in order to be eligible to vote for the October 3, 2017 Municipal Election, you must be registered to vote in the Seward Precinct.  The last day to register to vote or change voter registration is September 3, 2017 ((with the State of Alaska), or September 1, 2017 […]