Category: Business

Advertise your business while supporting a great cause

Advertise your business while supporting a great cause

Interested in advertising your business while supporting a great cause? The DVSA program is currently seeking sponsors for our first annual “Paws Against Violence” 2017 calendar! Here’s a sneak peek! Earlier this year we had an event to raise awareness about domestic violence and sexual assault; there was a wonderful […]

Seward Ocean Excursions, Year-Round Tour Boat Startup

Seward Ocean Excursions, Year-Round Tour Boat Startup

Seward Ocean Excursions is Seward’s newest small-group boat tour operation, offering year-round excursions on Resurrection Bay and beyond. Bixler and Krystin McClure (and their infant son, Lynx), year-round Seward residents with strong family ties to the community, started the business with both locals and tourists in mind. Bixler and Krystin […]

Dinner Theater at Chinooks this weekend!

Dinner Theater at Chinooks this weekend!

Port City Players and Chinooks presents a Four Course Dinner Theater. It will showcase pieces by Lewis Carroll. Directed By Kenny Faust. Performance Dates will be October 28th, 29th, 30th, and 31st at 7 pm. Tickets are 55 dollars per person. 10 dollars of every ticket goes towards The Seward […]

Seiners on Prince William Sound. Photo: Allison Sayer

What happened to the pink salmon?

By Allison Sayer for Seward City News – Prince William Sound pink salmon fishermen are glad to have this season, described by one captain as “biblically bad” behind them. The salmon harvest was less than 30% of the expected harvest for this year. Prince William Sound was not alone; Kodiak, […]

UAF Equipment Bid Auction

UAF Equipment Bid Auction

Seward Marine Center is conducting a SEALED BID AUCTION for a 1974 Case Front End Loader and a P and H 20 ton Hydraulic Crane. Interested persons can inspect the equipment and obtain the sealed bid documents from Oct. 17 through Nov. 4 Viewing is by appointment only. Phone (907) […]

Railport Expansion Project Update and Meeting

Railport Expansion Project Update and Meeting

Seward Marine Terminal Expansion Planning Presents: Project Update: A large project such as the Seward Marine Terminal Expansion Plan requires a high level of coordination between multiple disciplines. Coordination includes site planning for marine, rail, and road, engineering, architecture, economic studies, safety and security improvements, regulatory and environmental needs, and stakeholder support. […]

NOW HIRING TWO FINANCE DEPARTMENT POSITIONS

NOW HIRING TWO FINANCE DEPARTMENT POSITIONS

The Alaska SeaLife Center is now accepting applications for two year-round, full-time Finance Department positions! Join a fun team and help further the mission of the Alaska SeaLife Center while living in beautiful Seward! FINANCE/GRANTS ANALYST: Apply your sharp analytical skills for grants and contracts awarded to the Alaska SeaLife […]

City Council wrestles with AVTEC access

City Council wrestles with AVTEC access

By Russell Stigall for Seward City News – The City of Seward has options but no guarantees as it seeks recreational facilities to replace AVTEC. Citizens, city council members and several City staff felt compelled to comment on Seward’s Parks and Recreation withdrawal from Alaska Vocational Technical Center’s recreation facilities […]

World Class Pastries and Cakes Come to  Seward!

World Class Pastries and Cakes Come to Seward!

On July 1, For Goodness Cakes! opened its doors for the first time in Seward. Primarily focusing on exquisite cakes, For Goodness Cakes! also provides the very finest in French pastry. Owner, Susan Willet, said, “We wanted to open when we first got to Seward six years ago. But the timing was not […]

Art Walk in the Garden – 1st Friday Aug. 5th

Art Walk in the Garden – 1st Friday Aug. 5th

The Garden Fairies and the Friends of the Seward Library are joining up to do an Art Walk in the Garden! Fiber Art pieces from a quilting group that use fiber scraps to create beautiful art work pieces that are table runners and mats to lap quilts and wall art. […]