By Russell Stigall for Seward City News — Alaska’s Gov. Bill Walker visited Seward last Friday, Aug. 26, to meet with Seward’s City Council members and answer questions from the public. Following his Q & A, Gov. Walker sat down with a Seward City News reporter for a 10-minute conversation. Find […]
Alaskan Film makers will once again be descending on Seward the last weekend of July in four film competitions. On Saturday, July 30th, at 7:00 pm free screenings of the Features Competition will be seen at the UAF Marine Science Center Rae Building at 201 Railyway Avenue. Shorts take the […]
Presented by Seward PTSA April 28 “★★★★★. High kicking, virtuosic and adrenaline-packed. Kozak just may have single-handedly performed a million acts of green. Who knew that scrap yards and dumps were treasure troves for the makings of new and marvelous musical instruments?” Buy Tickets NOW!
Local charter boat captain Devin Putney along with local videographer Josh Thomas, were film crew and cast in a National Geographic documentary about the ecosystem in Prince William Sound, 26 years after the oil spill in the region. Well known killer whale researchers Dr. Craig Matkin and Eva Saulitis were also […]
By Rick Smeriglio for SCN — About 150 costumed jumpers and their several hundred cheering fans came to Resurrection Bay’s port city to defeat cancer. At the orderly prompting of the Master of Ceremonies, teams of jumpers plunged into boat-harbor waters which had developed a thin skin of ice the […]
This week at the Skip and Marie Fletcher Winter Family Movie Series we’re happy to present two showings of the popular new movie Minions. Minions will be shown tonight at 6pm and 8pm at the UAF’s Rae Building at 3rd and Railway. Tickets go on sale 30 minutes before show […]
Bjorn Olson has bicycled over from Homer to screen his feature film, ‘Heart of Alaska’. The film will play in Seward one night before traveling on to Cordova, Valdez and Anchorage, where it has been accepted into the Anchorage International Film Festival. The film will screen at the KM Rae […]
Coming up Friday November 20th at the Skip and Marie Fletcher Winter Family Movie Series we’ll be showing Home (PG) at 6pm followed by a pre-DVD release screening of Maze Runner: Scorch Trials (PG-13) at 8pm. Tickets are $1/person and go on sale 30 minutes before showtime! Tickets have been […]
Join us Friday, November 13th for another great night out at the movies! This week at the Skip and Marie Fletcher Winter Family Movie Series we’ll be showing Max (PG) at 6pm followed by Trainwreck (R) at 8:30pm. Tickets are $1/person and go on sale 30 minutes before showtime! Tickets […]
From John Coffey: “I put this compilation together. Mostly taken right here in Seward over the last 3 years. Enjoy!” To see more of Johns work, visit his web site: http://www.oceanadventurevideo.com/
SEWARD, Alaska – Seward City News reporter Rick Smeriglio captured President Obama’s announcement from Seward, that the USA needs more icebreakers plying the Arctic Ocean.
The Friends of Jesse Lee Home are proud to announce the schedule for this year’s Balto Film Fest. Filmmakers from around the state will descend on Seward Labor Day weekend to participate in this work force development exercise – and Seward benefits from the exposure. Local residents are encouraged to […]
A PICTURE’S WORTH A MILLION WORDS…& HOME BUYERS LOVE IT! Using Facebook & Video to Sell Your House There’s a lot of hype these days about the value of social media in promoting an event, an idea and; how about this – a home sale! And why not; social […]
If you have not yet seen “Paddle to Seattle”, an adventure comedy kayaking movie, created by our own Josh Thomas and JJ Kelley… then you’re missing out! Come to the FREE screening of this incredibly entertaining movie on Wednesday night (July 8) at the Rae Building in downtown Seward. Put […]
We’d like to thank everyone who came out to Turning Heads Kennel on Saturday to go dog sledding and to help us paint our dog houses. Our dog yard looks absolutely fantastic and we couldn’t be more thrilled about the creativity that everyone brought to our dog yard. It will […]
Free Home Staging Workshop-May 9th, 1-3 PM, Seward Community Library Thinking of selling your house? Stop by for coffee and learn how to sell quickly and for top dollar in any market with home staging. Potentially increase your selling price up to 20%. Learn what you can do yourself, and how […]