Chamber of Commerce

Chamber of Commerce Logo Contests

Chamber of Commerce Logo Contests

The Seward Chamber of Commerce is holding three logo design contests.  The logos needed are for the 2017 Halibut Tournament, Mount Marathon Race, and Silver Salmon Derby. See the links below for more information.   2017 Seward Silver Salmon Derby Logo Contest 2017 Mount Marathon Race Logo Contest 2017 Seward […]

Mt. Marathon Race Press Release

Mt. Marathon Race Press Release

Mt. Marathon Changes Race Registration Period and Adds Fifty Junior Racer Spots for 2017 The Mt. Marathon Race Committee has approved several changes that will take effect in the 2017 Mt. Marathon Race ®. In the first notable change, registration for the 90 th Mt. Marathon Race ® will begin […]

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 […]

Meet the Candidates

Meet the Candidates

It is almost time for our Meet the Candidates evening. Where:  Seward Community Library – Community Room When:  Thursday September 15th Time:  5:30 pm – 7:30 pm  (with the forum taking place at 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm) Who:  Dale Butts – Rissie Casagranda – John Hull – Marianna Keil […]

Seward City Council recap and pregame

Seward City Council recap and pregame

By Russell Stigall for Seward City News — Before the most recent city council meeting, on August 22, Gov. Bill Walker had yet to visit Seward and Exit Glacier was in the process of washing away. On the morning of a Special City Council meeting, below is recap of August’s final council meeting […]

16.22 lb Silver – New Leader! 

16.22 lb Silver – New Leader! 

Seward, AK August 20, 2016 Mike Hanson of Anchorage hauled in a 16.22 lb Silver to take the lead in the Seward Silver Salmon Derby. Mike was fishing aboard the aptly named vessel “Fishing Machine” at Tonsina Pt. yesterday. As it happens, Mike is the grandson of Otto Hanson who […]

IT’S JUST THE BEGINNING

Submitted by Seward Chamber of Commerce – Welcome to the 61st Silver Salmon Derby. Seward, Alaska, August 15. The first day of the derby had a pretty good start even if the weather made it challenging for some of the anglers going out into the bay. The derby saw a […]

Kenneth Lester with his 16.8 lb Silver Salmon. Seward Chamber of Commerce photo.

THE FISH ARE HERE

Submitted by the Seward Chamber of Commerce – Welcome to the 61st Silver Salmon Derby. Seward, Alaska, August 11 – The 61st Seward Silver Salmon Derby starts this Saturday bright and early, at 6 o’clock in the morning.  The Chamber of Commerce will be having the annual kick-off party at […]

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 […]

LAST CALL FOR MT. MARATHON RACE VOLUNTEERS!

LAST CALL FOR MT. MARATHON RACE VOLUNTEERS!

LAST CALL FOR MT. MARATHON RACE VOLUNTEERS! It’s a great way to get involved in Seward’s most famous annual event…and you get a cool t-shirt as a souvenir! July 4th is less than a week away, and we still need volunteers to help with all three races: Junior’s (8:45 to 10:45 am), Men’s […]