Health

HOW TO BUST SEWARD SAFEWAY

Besides Three Bears, Safeway grocery store is the only big chain supermarket in town.  It’s the 21st century hunting ground for most of us living in Seward and surrounding areas. We sure have it easy as long as the Seward Highway is open. The food comes all packaged, cleaned and […]

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Sports & Recreation News:   TelAlaska Team Wins Adult Basketball League Championship   At first it looked as though the TelAlaska team, managed and coached by Travis Stubblefield, was going to take their champion status without much effort this past Tuesday night (March 18). Eight and a half minutes into […]

Treacherous Road Conditions

The Alaska State Troopers are reporting that stretches of the Seward and Sterling highways are extremely treacherous and calling 511 does not reflect the true road conditions. In many areas, there are stretches of standing water over ice – in these conditions, sanding is not effective and numerous accidents have […]

Swimmers to Homer for March Madness Meet

Swimmers to Homer for March Madness Meet

It’s swim meet time on the Peninsula and the Seward Tsunami Swim Club (STSC) is on their way to Homer this weekend to compete in the March Madness swim meet hosted by Homers’ Kachemack Swim Club. The meet will take place in the Kate Khuns Aquatic Center, Homer. The meet […]

SPRD Bulletin

SPRD Bulletin

  Sports & Recreation News: Girls Basketball Camp coming this summer! Girls don’t miss out! Save the dates! T’Neisha Turner along with her colleagues Robin Smith and Cotelia Bond-Young will be offering a basketball camp for girls ages 9 to 18 this summer. This one week camp will run July […]

A Major Thank You From P.A.R.K.S.

P.A.R.K.S., a committee of the Seward PTSA and sponsored by the Seward Elks, would like to thank all of the companies and individuals who have donated money and materials to the project to date: BLACK BEAR LEVEL $10,000-$24,999 – Providence Health System – MOOSE LEVEL $5000-$9999 – City of Seward, […]

DEC presents timeline on Seward Ship Drydock

DEC presents timeline on Seward Ship Drydock

Seward Ship’s Drydock Inc. Fact Sheet (original here) About Seward Ship’s Drydock Inc.: The Seward Ship’s Drydock opened in 1973 to provide vessel services close to the fishing grounds. Increased demand led to the construction of the current home for Seward Ship’s Chandlery in the Leirer Industrial Park. In 1979 […]

Providence Seward Medical promotes healthy lungs

In order to promote healthy lifestyles, Providence Seward Medical and Care Center has become a non-smoking facility as of January 1, 2008 This affects the entire Providence Seward campus, including the hospital, long term care center and parking areas. The Providence Medical staff wishes you a Happy and Healthy New […]

Seward gets a new warning system

Seward gets a new warning system

By Russell Stigall For Seward City News KENAI PENINSULA – Warnings are a hoot. Actually they’re one long, steady hoot followed by a man’s voice giving the facts and actions one should follow to avoid danger. By way of Kenai Peninsula Borough resolution and funding, Chicago-based Federal Signal has installed […]

Coal-Fired Power Plant proposed for Seward (Again)

On Monday at the Alaska Energy Authority’s Technical Conference in Anchorage Randy Hobbs and Marc Marlow of Tiqun Energy proposed five new power plants for Southcentral Alaska. Three natural gas-fired and two coal-fired. One of the coal-fired power plants is once again proposed for Seward. After a bit of research […]

Thank you from the PARKS Playground Project

Thank you from the PARKS Playground Project

PARKS (Parents Advocating Recreational Kid Stuff) would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone that has helped us exceed our goal to have 25% of the playground project funded! Currently a total of $50,215 has been raised towards our goal of $200,000. Thank you! This weeks sponsors include: the […]

Seward Ships Drydock. Violation three.

Seward Ships Drydock. Violation three.

By Russell Stigall For the Seward City News SEWARD – It’s a dusty road ahead for Jim Pruitt’s Resurrection Bay shipyard. Seward Ships Drydock recently earned another Department of Environmental Conservation Notice of Violation for fugitive dust, its third. DEC Air Quality division issued Seward Ships the latest violation earlier […]

Trail Update

Trail Update

Here are some trail reports from members.  Please remember that conditions change and these updates are informational only.  Individuals need to make decisions based on current conditions. As of Sunday 11/11 at 3pm:  Exit Glacier has great snow, good for classic and do-able for skate skiing.  There are wide snowmachine […]

Looking for Assistant Coach

With our swim season getting started, Seward Tsunami Swim Club has a great turn out of new swimmers. We are still looking for a person to do Assistant Coaching for our program. You do not have to have experience for this, our head coach can instruct. Two or more days […]

Free Adoption Information Session – Nov 16th

November is recognized as National Adoption Awareness Month! Are you interested in adopting but not sure where to start? Do you have questions? Need more facts? Attend this free adoption information session! Voni Madsen, Adoption Services Coordinator with Catholic Social Services, is coming to Seward to give this information session. […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Seward residents now have a safe and environmentally-friendly way to dispose of fluorescent bulbs. The Alaska Cruise Association (ACA) donated the Bulb Eater, a machine that crushes and compacts the glass, to the city in late September. Citizens will be able to use the machine free of charge. Please contact […]

Halloween Pet Safety

The October winds have started blowing, reminding us that winter is right around the corner, but not before the ghosts and goblins of Halloween appear! Decorating, costume making, trick or treating, parties and parades will take most of our attention, but don’t forget to take a bird’s (or dog’s or […]