Health

Hunger Awareness Day on June 5th

In recognition of Hunger Awareness Day on June 5th , the organizers of the Alaska Dandelion Festival would like to share with you a few facts about hunger and how this amazing plant can aid in nutrition. 36 million people, in this country, or about 13%, live in hungry or […]

Pet of the week

Pet of the week

Pet of the Week:  A few more Budgerigars are available for adoption at the shelter.  These beautiful birds have a 10-yr life expectancy and can learn to talk! Wish List:  If you know a pet in need, let the shelter know!  We have pet food and supplies to share. Jennifer […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: “Hey! Adopt me! My name is Max and I am a sweet and active type who loves to hike and get belly rubs. I’m a 2-yrs old neutered boy and I get along with other dogs. I need someone to put a little training into me, […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: Budgies!  We have five 5-wk old Budgerigars for adoption at the shelter.  These are beautiful birds can learn to talk and live up to 10 yrs.  Please research these animals as pets before deciding.  Cages needed to adopt. Wish list: We are looking to loan a bird […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: “Char” is a sweet 10-mo old female who is affectionate to people and seems to get along well with dogs and other cats. She is very playful and ready to join an active home. Wish List: Used pet supplies and animal food is available from the […]

Pet of the week

Pet of the week

Pet of the Week: “Max” is a big sweet and social neutered male with the energy to keep up with an active and loving human. Max is a .5-yr old Shepherd/Akita mix looking for a responsible life-long home. Wish List: For all humans to responsibly clean up their dog’s poo! […]

As the dust settles

As the dust settles

For Seward City News by Carol Griswold The empty Alaska Railroad coal train headed north on Wednesday, and the Yong Jia coal ship steamed back to South Korea on Tuesday, leaving in their respective wakes a lot of coal dust and unhappy locals. At ground zero at the Seward Terminal […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: “Frieda” is a big snuggler! This 4.5 mo. old female Shep/Dane mix has a heart of gold to share with a loving home. She is good with cats and has started basic training. Wish: Cat socializers needed to play with our feline residents Jennifer Carrick Seward […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: “Ivy” is an affectionate and playful 5-yr old spayed female. She will make a great companion in a home with no other pets. Wish List: Dog chews and kitty socializers Jennifer Carrick Seward Animal Care and Control POB 2934 Seward, AK 99664 907-224-7495

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week:  “Katie” is a kid-dog-and-cat friendly 3-yr old spayed female.  This oh-so-sweet girl is ready to make a loving companion to any responsible home. Wish List: Dog chews and happy homes for our shelter residents. Jennifer Carrick Seward Animal Care and Control POB 2934 Seward, AK 99664 […]

Community Needs Assessment Survey Results

The City of Seward, through staff efforts and program resources of the AmeriCorps VISTA program, created and distributed a Community Needs Assessment Survey in the fall of 2006. The survey was distributed to every box holder at the Seward Post Office, the end result of which was a total of […]

Usibelli coal dust settles on Seward

Usibelli coal dust settles on Seward

Chim-Chiminey Chim Chim cher-oo. Dick Van Dyke may have been a ‘appy bloke in his ashes and soot, but Seward boat owners and air breathers were not as thrilled with the coal dust blown off Usibelli coal last week. Seward spent several days under a haze of Usibelli coal dust. […]

2007 Avy Savvy Poster Contest Winners!

And the 2007 Avy Savvy Poster Winners are:   Kindergarten – 3rd Grade Category   1st Place: Daniel Sparks   2nd Place: 2-way tie – Jon Kingsland – Rose Terry   3rd Place: Hunter Kratz     4th – 6th Grade Category   1st Place: Bailey Pendergast   2nd Place: […]

Phyicaly Challenge Survey

PHYICAL CHELLENGE IN THE SEWARD AREA I AM DOING A SURVEY SO I NEED YOU TO RESPOND YES OR NO ON THIS ITEM USING THIS MEDIA, TELEPHONE AT 224 6718, OR EMAIL DE1DO2@AOL.COM WITH A YES OR NO. ATTENTION PHYICAL CHALLENGE DO YOU NEED DOOR TO DOOR TRANSPORATION FOR MEDICAL […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question: A couple of years ago, I took an online defensive driving class and was reminded of a rule that a LOT of people violate; that you’re not allowed to pass more than one vehicle at a time on the highway. Answer: You must have been advised of a “rule” […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: “Ivy” is a lovely and affectionate spayed female who would like to be in a home as the only feline representative. She is very playful and loves to hang out with humans. Wish List: Don’t Delay! Spay or neuter your pet today! $30.00 off surgery available […]

Pet of the week

Pet of the week

Pet of the Week: “Allie” is a 3-yr old playful and loving spayed female. She has peacefully lived with cats, dogs and kids in an active home. She uses a scratching post and likes to hang out in high places. Wish List: Always, and especially as snow melts remember to […]