Technology

TelAlaska Construction Summer 2017

TelAlaska Construction Summer 2017

Please be advised that TelAlaska construction crews, as well as crews from our contracted companies, will continue to be active in the Seward area during the 2017 summer construction season. We are in the process of completing a nearly $1 million project to run fiber optic cable from Seward to Moose Pass. […]

New Electrical Contractor Service in Seward

New Electrical Contractor Service in Seward

There is a new Electrical Contractor service in Seward.  Marathon Electric LLC, owned and operated by Rocky Elhard, is open for business. Rocky has over 16 years experience in the Seward area.  Marathon Electric LLC is licensed, bonded, and insured to provide professional service for any of your electrical needs. […]

www.avtec.edu

AVTEC Job Fair April 4th

The 2017 AVTEC/Seward Job Fair is scheduled for Tuesday, April 4th from 12:30-3:00PM in the AVTEC Student Service Center/Gym at 519 Fourth Avenue. Local job seekers, high school students and AVTEC students and graduates are all invited to attend the Job Fair. This event draws both local and statewide employers, […]

Spring Gardening, Composting, and Planting Workshops in Seward

Spring Gardening, Composting, and Planting Workshops in Seward

The University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service will offer four gardening, composting and planting workshops this spring in Seward. Casey Matney, an agriculture and horticulture agent based in Soldotna, will teach classes from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at the K.M. Rae Marine Education Building at 201 Railway Ave. The schedule includes […]

Seward Civil Air Patrol Cadets Lindy Guernsey, Elisha Brueckner, Andrew Milligan, and Maranatha Brueckner fundraise for Glider Academy at Friday Night Movie.

Seward Squadron Cadets Attend 2016 Winter Raptor I Encampment

In December, 2016, four Seward Civil Air Patrol cadets attended Winter Encampment at the Monmouth Military Academy in Oregon. Encampment is the first major stepping stone in a cadet’s career. It is an intense training experience where new cadets are taught military customs and courtesies, aerospace education, physical fitness training, […]

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 […]

Play outdoors with Pokemon Go

Play outdoors with Pokemon Go

By Russell Stigall for Seward City News – It’s a huge thing. A new game from Nintendo called Pokémon Go. The game has increased its developer’s stock value by up to $10 billion. Seward has missed out on many high-tech fads; Uber, high-speed fiber optic internet. Pokémon is an interesting […]

Joint Library Catalog and PIN Fix

Joint Library Catalog and PIN Fix

The Joint Library Catalog is Live!  The Seward Community Library & Museum joined the Joint Library Catalog (JLC), a consortium of 78 libraries across Alaska, on April 27, 2016.  This shared catalog serves over 65% of Alaska with over 3.5 million items.   Check out our new catalog at  www.cityofseward.us/libmuscatalog. The […]

New Websites Launch for Alaska’s  Largest Independent Petroleum  Companies

New Websites Launch for Alaska’s Largest Independent Petroleum Companies

  ANCHORAGE, March 24, 2016 — Petro Marine Services and Shoreside Petroleum today announced the launch of two new redesigned websites http://www.petromarineservices.com/ and http://www.shoresidepetroleum.com. The modern responsive designs blend the company’s rich history with their core value of providing the highest quality of customer service. Both sites feature a customer- friendly, intuitive navigation that’s easy to access […]

AVTEC students Alex Pahno and Brett ___ with their solar demonstration project. Heidi Zemach photo.

Seward energy fair showcases the proven and the possible

By Heidi Zemach for SCN- The second Seward Energy Forum and Fair drew a wealth of exhibitors, presenters, school students, and interested local residents to AVTEC, Alaska Institute of Technology Student Services’ Center on Friday Oct 9th  and Saturday Oct 10th. Many of the speakers, exhibiting agencies, and attendees were […]