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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 […]

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. […]

Sporadic Bird Report: Great Blue Herons

Friday, March 2, 2007 Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Sunrise: 7:53 am, sunset 6:27 pm, length of day 10 hours, 33 minutes; tomorrow will be 5 minutes and 29 seconds longer. Full moon tomorrow. Saturn in the evening, Jupiter and Mars in the morning. Weather: Brilliant sunny days continue with […]

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 […]

Red, White & Green Climate Change Grants Available for Youth

Deadline: March 9, 2007 Youth Service America ( http://www.ysa.org/ ) and the Civil Society Institute ( http://www.civilsocietyinstitute.org/ ) have announced the second round of the Red, White & Green Climate Change Grant. This opportunity offers $500 to young people and to organizations that engage young people in the United States […]

Red, White & Green Climate Change Grants Available for Youth

Deadline: March 9, 2007 Youth Service America ( http://www.ysa.org/ ) and the Civil Society Institute ( http://www.civilsocietyinstitute.org/ ) have announced the second round of the Red, White & Green Climate Change Grant. This opportunity offers $500 to young people and to organizations that engage young people in the United States […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: Cats! Cats! and More Cats! Fabulous Felines, Fuzzy and Fine are seeking the Fortune of a Fantastic Future with you! Please consider adopting an extraordinary adult cat from the shelter today! And please while homeless animals die, don’t breed or buy! $30 off spay/neuter surgery available […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: “Gouda” is one of the many wonderful cats awaiting new homes at the shelter. She is a gentle 8-mo old spayed female who loves affection and cat nip mice. Wish List: We are desperate for cat homes. Please adopt your next furry friend and please do […]

Kids cross-country skis

Seward Elementary School is in need of cross-country skis and boots for their after-school sport’s program, if anyone has some they would like to donate.  (tax deduction!)    It started today, and we are short many pairs of skis for our students who wish to participate.  Thanks so much!    Kathi […]

Seward under a tsunami watch, Aleutians warned

Seward under a tsunami watch, Aleutians warned

Visit the West Coast, Alaska Tsunami Warning Center message page for locations of warnings, watches 2007/01/13 04:23:36 (UTC) Preliminary Magnitude: 8.2 Latitude: 46.7 Longitude: 154.4 Location: east of the Kuril Islands, Russia Visit the NOAA tsunami warning page for more information. Tsunami Watch and Warning Determination – Provided by the […]

Pet of the week

Pet of the week

Pet of the Week: “Savannah” is a beautiful, sweet and loving young adult spayed female. She adores to have her belly rubbed and play with people. Wish List: We are desperate for cat homes, do you have room for another feline friend? Don’t forget to spay and neuter your cat […]

2006 Seward Christmas Bird Count report

2006 Seward Audubon Christmas Bird Count Report Count Day: December 30, 2006 Low 26º, high 32º, winds 0-15 mph, snow depth 15” to 36”, cloudy with periods of light snow. Sunrise 10:01 am, sunset 3:59 pm, for a total of 5 hours, 58 minutes. Blizzards and power outages cancelled the […]

Pet of the week

Pet of the week

Pet of the Week: “Keke” has a New Year’s resolution! She wants to find a loving family to go home with! This sweet 7-yr old spayed female is independent, yet social and does well with other cats and gentle dogs. Can you make her dreams come true? Wish List: Foster […]