Announcements

Urgent Cat Homes Needed

Urgent Cat Homes Needed

The Seward Animal Shelter is experiencing a maximum capacity of cats at the shelter.  We typically do not have to euthanize for space purposes, but it is not looking good…. If you or anyone you know has been considering adopting a new feline friend- Now is the time!! Don’t delay […]

Design your own Christmas Ball

Rainy Day Creations will be open Friday Nov. 7, 6pm – 9pm and Saturday Nov. 8, 1pm to 7pm, for anyone wishing to design thier own Christmas Ball and watch as it is being created. These are great christmas gifts. This will be by appointment only. Cost is $25.00 per […]

Seward, AK – October 22, 2008 – Fodor’s Travel, the foremost name in travel publishing, has named the Alaska SeaLife Center a 2008 Fodor’s Choice selection. This distinction recognizes a remarkable achievement for the Center. Since 1988, Fodor’s Travel has been awarding the Fodor’s Choice distinction to only the very […]

That if you missed the voter registration deadline of October 5, 2008, that you can still vote for the President and Vice President?  Anyone who is 18 years of age or older and a U.S. citizen can come to the polls on Election Day (November 4, 2008) or to the […]

Borough Initiates Wireless Ability to Identify Mobile Phone Caller Location in Emergencies

Borough Initiates Wireless Ability to Identify Mobile Phone Caller Location in Emergencies

Scott Walden, Coordinator for the Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management announced that the Kenai Peninsula Borough’s Enhanced 911 (E911) system initiated wireless caller location service today (also known as Phase II wireless), with AT&T Mobility providing the inaugural testing and cutover. Other carriers are continuing their tests through […]

Seward Jazzercise!

‘Tis the season to be jazzy! Enjoy your holiday season feeling good about yourself this year and join Seward Jazzercise.  Exercise can help you stay in control during this time of excess and your body will thank you.  In one class you learn a few steps and some new music, in the […]

AVTEC’s own Alaska Culinary Academy restaurant, The Academy Café, is open Oct. 28 through Dec. 12 (closing date is tentative and may change) during the Ala Carte and Dining Service classes. This is a combination of two classes that run consecutively, rotating the students through all areas of fine dining, […]

Journey on the Wild Coast slide show

Journey on the Wild Coast slide show Erin and Hig spent a year walking, skiing, and paddling 5 pound packrafts through some of the most rugged and remote areas of North America – traveling 4000 miles from Seattle to Unimak Island. Join them for a slideshow talk chronicling this extraordinary […]

SPRD Bulletin

Community Schools News: Community Schools now open instructors and Volunteers needed! Community Schools is seeking instructors for ceramics, photography, art, languages, baking, canning, smoking salmon and more. We are also looking for a responsible adult volunteer to manage the adult archery league this winter. Please call 224-4054 for information or […]

Final Results

The canvass board met this afternoon, and after counting all absentee and questioned ballots the totals are: Jean Bardarson       318 Marianna Keil            290 Willard Dunham        237 John French             183 Write ins                    25 Proposition 1 APOC Failed 185 Yes 232 No Proposition 2 biennial budget passed 208 Yes 204 No     (counted […]

Election Results

Council results. Jean Bardarson270, Marianna Keil 247, Willard Dunham 198, John French 150—There are about 72 absentee ballots to count at tomorrows canvass at 1 pm. Prop 1 APOC 203 No, 151 yes Prop 2 biennial budget 180 yes, 169 no   Mayor Williams over Carey 194 over 119 and […]

Painting the 2008 Mural

Painting the 2008 Mural

Here is a photo of us painting the 2008 mural. The Master Artist is Ed Tussey from Homer.  He used an air-brush to completely paint the water.  The shapes were tiny so it took a long time to paint the mountains and other detail.  The mural is 10 X 40 […]

DOWNSIZING? WE MAY NEED IT!

The Seward American Legion Auxiliary, Unit 5, is in the process of continuing the refurbishment of the original ground floor area of the Post.  For decades the original main floor was a popular gathering place for military personnel, veterans, as well as their families and guests. The hall was also […]

Seward High Weekly Bulletin

10/10/2008 Thought of the week    “You break it you buy it” SEAHAWK CROSS COUNTRY Sat. Oct. 4th   @ Palmer (State Meet)   12:00 SEAHAWK SWIMMING Sat. Oct. 4th    @ Bartlett Invite      11:00 Sat. Oct. 11th                     […]

WE'RE HAVING A WOOD CHIP PARTY!!

WE'RE HAVING A WOOD CHIP PARTY!!

When: Saturday, October 11, 2008 9:00 a.m. to ?? What: More wood chips are needed at the playground to keep it safe and according to standards. The pile of wood chips are there…we just need to spread it. Where: Seward Community Playground BYOSRW: bring your own shovels, rakes, and wheelbarrows […]

WE’RE HAVING A WOOD CHIP PARTY!!

WE’RE HAVING A WOOD CHIP PARTY!!

When: Saturday, October 11, 2008 9:00 a.m. to ?? What: More wood chips are needed at the playground to keep it safe and according to standards. The pile of wood chips are there…we just need to spread it. Where: Seward Community Playground BYOSRW: bring your own shovels, rakes, and wheelbarrows […]

Voter Registration Deadline

The deadline to register to vote or change your voting address for the November 4, 2008 General Election is Sunday, October 5, 2008.  Please note the Seward City Clerk’s Office (a voting registrar office of the state) will accept applications until Friday, October 3, 2008 and is closed on the […]

7pm Tonight An Alaska National Guard Documentary

Eye to Eye with Ivan is a historical documentary that documents the origin of the Alaska National Guard during WWII. The movie then segues into the Cold War mission of the Guard. The Guard was literally the “eyes and ears” of the US military along the coastline of Western Alaska. […]

Council Candidates Speak Out

Council Candidates Speak Out

“Chamber Contracted Annually by City to Conduct Marketing Activities on City’s Behalf – Name Three Items that Should be Included in Contract”Jean Bardarson responds: “that it collectively promotes Seward not just for tourism but all economic growth.  Accountability through annual detailed reports to Council on how the money was spent.  Continue to […]

Seward Ballot Initiatives

This is a brief note to the citizens of Seward from your City Manager. Please allow me to take a moment of your time to discuss the two ballot initiatives for our upcoming election. These initiatives pertain to (a) a financial disclosure policy for municipal officers and (b) a biennial […]