Sewing Machine Basics Class – Free

Saturday, April 25th noon-2pm in the Library Basement Meeting Room. Sewing machine basics, threading, tension, cleaning, needles, threads, bobbins, basic stitching, some troubleshooting. Come, learn, share, meet other sewing enthusiasts!

TRAILS Bonfire Wednesday, April 23rd!

TRAILS Bonfire Wednesday, April 23rd!

Join TRAILS (Total Recreation And Independent Living Services) for a bonfire down in the waterfront campground at 2pm, this Wednesday April 23rd. Come hungry! There will be hot-dogs, s’mores and hot-cocoa. TRAILS promotes recreation for people, families and friends of people with disabilities. We believe success is measured by how […]

Seward Churches Sponsor Fifth Annual CROP Walk

Seward Churches Sponsor Fifth Annual CROP Walk

A group of churches and community groups are working together to help the hungry and poor in Seward and around the world. Participants in the Fifth Annual CROP Walk have been raising pledges to fight hunger. On May 3, at 2 pm, rain or shine, this group of committed individuals […]

Returning to Alaska

My husband Robert and I are returning to Alaska in late June after spending the past eight years in the Lower 48. We met in Kodiak, Alaska. I worked for public radio as a news reporter, and he was a biologist at the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge. We have two […]

Curious about Rowing or our local Rowing Team?

Curious about Rowing or our local Rowing Team?

Join us for an Information meeting about our local rowing team and how you can join. Tuesday, April 28th, 7pm at Resurrection Art Coffee House. Men or women, 14-99 years old welcome. Call Lori at 362-3433 for more information or visit

Senator Stevens Press Release

GAVEL FALLS ON LEGISLATIVE SESSION (Juneau) The Alaska State Senate adjourned the first session of the 26th Alaska Legislature Sunday, April 19th after an active session marked by much discussion on the federal stimulus program funds, and passage of operating and capital budgets reflecting sharp declines in oil revenue. After […]

Operating Budget and Capital Budget Links

These are the links to the State of Alaska Operating and Capital budgets. Call the Seward LIO if you need additional information at 224-5066. Operating Budget Capital Budget

Real Time Mt. Marathon Videos

Hello, The videos are open for everyone to view in real time now. All together there was over six hours of footage. So in order to make about a half an hour video, I cut down on the number of racers in the footage. So in the most recent videos […]

Church Bulletin

On May 9th from 12 noon until 3:00 pm Our Lady of the Angels Catholic Church on Spruce Street, Kenai Alaska, will be having an Open House. It is in honor of kSister Joyce and Sister Joan who will be retiring in the lower 48 this summer 2009. A potluch […]

KPB Flood Plain Task Force Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the Kenai Peninsula Borough “Flood Plain Task Force” will hold a meeting on Wednesday, April 29, 2009, to examine current flood plain issues and the development of options for the Seward-Bear Creek Flood Service Area. The task force meeting will begin at 6:00 PM in […]

Demand for a train?

By the end of today you should receive an email from DOT [See below] outlining the public meeting they have scheduled in the Seward City Hall Council Chambers on April 20th from 12pm- 2pm. At this time the City is requesting your assistance in providing information in regards to the […]


The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area will hold a work session to discuss Box Canyon Creek flood issues. The work session will be held on Monday, April 20, 2009 at the Seaview Plaza Building, in the Kenai Peninsula Borough Annex Office, Suite 122 at 7:00 PM. The public is invited […]


Seward Chamber of Commerce Announces DOT Public Meeting THIS MONDAY Seward, AK – April 15, 2009 – The Seward Chamber of Commerce was just notified by the Alaska Department of Transportation that they will be holding a meeting in Seward to discuss the on-going bridge replacement project and the associated […]

Swan, Geese, Oystercatchers!

April 15, 2009 Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Sunrise 6:39 am, sunset 9:17 pm, length of day 16 hours, 38 minutes; tomorrow will be 5 minutes and 27 seconds longer. Weather: After a spring surprise of about 6” of new snow yesterday, today was benignly overcast and calm with temperatures […]

Metco Thanks Seward!

Here at Metco we are so grateful for all the support the community showed us recently. We want to give special thanks to those who took the time to write or call council members, and to those who spoke on our behalf at the city council meeting. Although the end […]

The Seward Statehood Grant Committee is proud to announce a symposium on May 1 & 2, 2009 at the Alaska Vocational Technical Center (AVTEC) and Kenai Fjords National Park Legend’s building celebrating Alaska’s statehood and Seward’s home of the state flag. A mural by artist Justine Pechuzal will be unveiled […]

2009 Academy Class Complete

2009 Academy Class Complete

The Seward Police Department has once again presented the Citizen’s Police Academy. The classes began in January and were held once a week for 10 weeks plus one day at the shooting range. There were six participants. Various law enforcement topics were presented by members of the department as well […]