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Team Moosebots. From Left: Jack Lindquist, Trevor Guernsey, Casey Bryden, Alejandro Sanchez, Jean Clarisse Tapase,  Aly Guernsey, Francisco Sanchez

Moose Pass Robotics Team Earns Trophy

Submitted by Wendy Bryden – This past Saturday, seven Moose Pass students (the Moosebots) returned home from the First Lego League Robotics Anchorage Qualifier with a team trophy. This year’s First Lego League (FLL) theme is Animal Allies. In the competition the students design, build and program a robot using […]

The Road to Home: How the Cookery Came to Be

The Road to Home: How the Cookery Came to Be

By Kelley Lane for Seward City News –  I sat down with Kevin and Stacey Lane in their well decorated and spaced restaurant on Fifth Avenue yesterday afternoon. Their signature Hot Lunch Program had finished and they were in the midst of prepping for the next day and Friday night […]

Status of the Christmas Tree on the Hill

Status of the Christmas Tree on the Hill

On Monday the City Electric Department checked the Christmas tree on the hill and discovered that there was a problem with the lights.  The problem seems to be a short.  As the safety of the employees is the highest priority, staff will not be sent up the mountain for repairs […]

Frost Crystals Destabilize Snow

Winter Snow Sports are Here!

The winter sports season has begun on the Kenai Peninsula and in Girdwood. Snow cover in many areas remains light, but Alaskans are still getting out into the Chugach National Forest. Alyeska Resort opened officially on Thanksgiving weekend. Ted’s Express and the Bear Cub Quad (Chair 3 and Chair 4) […]

The Grazing Moose

Seward’s Small Business Saturday

By Kelley Lane for Seward City News – Saturday, November 26th is Small Business Saturday in Seward and around the United States. The program was started in 2010 by American Express and they continue to promote the day as an opportunity to support our local economies. It’s estimated that 95 […]

“V” is for Volleyball & Victory

“V” is for Volleyball & Victory

The following article was written by Seward High School student Kendyl Morris.  Kendyl is a staff writer for the online news source SHS Today. Please check out the site to view additional volleyball pictures and a video interview with four-year varsity player Tia Miranda. http://shstoday.org/ Throughout the 2016 season, the […]

Chockablock Full November City Council

Chockablock Full November City Council

By Kelley Lane for Seward City News – Monday night’s City Council meeting was nearly 4 hours long and covered a wide range of topics, from Firefighter awards to a boat storage lease at SMIC. City Council had previously chosen to have just one meeting in the month of November, […]

Our Own Coast Guard

Our Own Coast Guard

By Kelley Lane for Seward City News – Saturday morning we awoke to even more snow in our yard and on the roads than Friday night’s winter wonderland. The Coast Guard’s open house was scheduled from 11am-2pm, off of Port Avenue, but being new to Alaska, I didn’t want to […]

Seward Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair December 2-3

Seward Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair December 2-3

  Seward Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair MUSIC Schedule Friday, December 2 5-6pm Dave & Chris 6-8pm SANTA and free pictures, one per family 8-9pm Slacktide   Saturday, December 3 10-11am Three Girls & a Mic-from Seward Middle School 11am-noon Snow River String Band Noon-1pm Mark & Aimie Chase of […]

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 […]

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 […]

SHS Football Team Honored with Conference & State Awards

SHS Football Team Honored with Conference & State Awards

2016 Peninsula All Conference Awards Offensive Player of the Year — Mike Wilps, Seward. Coach of the Year — Kelly Cinereski, Seward. Peninsula Conference 1st Team Offense Awards Halfbacks — Michael Wilps, Seward. Tight end — Rhett Sieverts, Seward. Center — Kjell Nilson, Seward. Peninsula Conference 2nd Team Offense Awards Fullback — Nick Woodard, Seward. […]