Announcements

Mt. Marathon Videos on Youtube

To All, I have recently uploaded some videos of last year’s Men’s Mount Marathon Race on youtube, and would like for any readers to feel free to view them. The videos were filmed in 12 locations on the race course, which I think is the most comprehensive footage that anyone […]

Seward Chamber News

Just returned from an Economic Development visit to Seattle, where we met with Marine Transportation and Service providers as well as our primary Cruise Industry customers. On the marine transportation front, businesses have their eyes on Seward, both for coal export opportunities as well as potential related to gasline project […]

Ocean Science Lecture Series

“Technological Innovations in Arctic Research” with Dr. Philip McGillivary, US Coast Guard PACAREA Science Liaison, Wednesday March 4 at Noon at the Alaska SeaLife Center Free to the public Brown bag lunch – coffee and cookies provided Dr. McGillivary will unveil advances in ocean observation technology, including autonomous underwater vehicles, […]

KPB Assembly Meeting

The Kenai Peninsula Borough will be holding the next Assembly Meeting on March 3, 2009. For a full list of items to be discussed please visit the borough web site at www.borough.kenai.ak.us and view the current agenda.

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Sports & Recreation News: Breeze Inn Avalanche Classic Sign up a team or enjoy watching a weekend of basketball. Teams from around Alaska will be coming to Seward March 7th & 8th. The tourney format will be contingent upon number of entries. Call Maggie at Seward Parks and Recreation 224-4054 […]

From the Tale Flipper- Haines

From the Tale Flipper- Haines

By Deanna Michinski I used to live in Haines, Alaska. Here is some information about it: Haines Alaska, or the Valley of Eagles, is a small town about ninety miles north of Juneau. With a population of about thirty-five-hundred, it attracts hundreds of tourists each summer with its array of […]

Police Journal

2-23-09 0310 SAST requested an Officer to assist for a domestic disturbance. Officer responded. Officer requested an ambulance for female with possible broken nose and for a self-inflicted laceration. BCVFD/SVAC dispatched. 2-24-09 0815 CLOUDY WATER Reported by a resident on 2nd Avenue and also at AVTEC 1st Lake. Water department […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Action Agenda Monday, February 23, 2009 The Following Ordinance Requiring A Public Hearing Was Enacted: Ordinance 2009-002, Amending Seward City Code Title 15, Land Uses Allowed Table 15.10.225 To Allow Lodging, Multi-Family Dwelling Apartment By Conditional Use Permit In The Harbor Commercial Zoning District (HC). The Following Resolutions Were Approved: […]

Rare Bird Visits Seward

Rare Bird Visits Seward

Hopping around on the ground gleaning sunflower seeds scattered below birdfeeders is a plain, brown, stripy bird that is causing quite a stir among birders. The Cassin’s finch female is over 1000 miles north of where she should be, and no one knows why. This is about the 5th published […]

Humpback whale in bay!

Humpback whale in bay!

This afternoon, Tuesday, February 24th, I was amazed to see the glistening back of a juvenile humpback whale curl above the calm waters right next to Lowell Point Road. The arch continued until the tiny dorsal fin rose into view, and then disappeared, leaving a smooth “foot print” on the […]

Rep. Seaton's February 23, 2009 Newsletter

February 23, 2009 Newsletter 26th Legislative Session From the desk of Rep. Paul Seaton V. 72 Greetings from Juneau this 35th day of the 26th Legislative Session. We have been blessed with an unusual amount of sunshine and moderate temperatures for this time of year.  I have a committee starting […]

Free Avalanche Education February 28, 2009

Free Avalanche Education February 28, 2009

The Alaska Avalanche School is coming to Seward this Saturday, February 28 to put on free avalanche education at the Seward High School. From 9:00 am to 1:00 pm there will be an Avalanche Awareness Presentation in the Auditorium (no pre-enrollment required). From 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm there will […]

Toothy Tales

Toothy Tales story hour will be presented at the Seward Community Library on Feb. 27.     Fun stories and activities about losing teeth, missing teeth and daffy dentists will be presented: dental hygienist Bill Tudor will visit.   The library doors open at 10:15 am for story hour patrons; story hour begins at 10:30 […]