Politics

Governor Bill Walker at the Seward Airport. Photo by Michelle Strubeck

An Interview with Alaska Governor Bill Walker

by Michelle Strubeck for Seward City News- On August 25th, Governor Bill Walker, our second Alaskan born governor, arrived in Seward to spend some personal time here with his wife Donna in celebration of their fortieth wedding anniversary. The Walkers also took part in the Lost Lake Run benefiting those with cystic […]

Election Registration and Early Voting Information

Election Registration and Early Voting Information

  Important Election Information for the October 3, 2017 City of Seward and Kenai Peninsula Borough Elections: Want to be eligible to vote for the upcoming City of Seward and/or Kenai Peninsula Borough election?  You must be registered to vote 30 days in advance – by September 3, 2017.  You can register with […]

Alaska Salmon Day August 10

Alaska Salmon Day August 10

A message from Miriam & Erin from The Salmon Project- We know you celebrate your salmon love every day of the summer, but this Thursday is the second annual (official) #aksalmonday and it’s going viral. To make it easy to participate, we’ve gathered ten of our favorite salmon actions — and there’s something for everyone, […]

Alaska Supreme Court to Rule on PFD Lawsuit

Alaska Supreme Court to Rule on PFD Lawsuit

By James Daniels – The PFD or Permanent Fund Dividend pays Alaska residents money every year from a permanent fund that distributes money from oil royalties. Three current and former politicians are suing the state in an effort to force companies to pay what they think is owed to the […]

City Council Work Session on Housing June 12

City Council Work Session on Housing June 12

PUBLIC NOTICE CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will conduct a work session on the following item of business: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION Monday, June 12, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. K.M. Rae Building, 125 Third Avenue TOPIC: Discuss Housing With The Chamber Of […]

Town Hall Meeting with KB Mayor’s Office April 5

Town Hall Meeting with KB Mayor’s Office April 5

The Kenai Borough Mayor’s Office invites you to attend a Town Hall Meeting with Borough Mayor Mike Navarre at the UAF Rae Building on April 5 at 5:30 pm. Come listen, learn and discuss the state’s fiscal problems, how it affects the Kenai Borough, and possible solutions. Topics will include […]