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16.22 lb Silver – New Leader! 

16.22 lb Silver – New Leader! 

Seward, AK August 20, 2016 Mike Hanson of Anchorage hauled in a 16.22 lb Silver to take the lead in the Seward Silver Salmon Derby. Mike was fishing aboard the aptly named vessel “Fishing Machine” at Tonsina Pt. yesterday. As it happens, Mike is the grandson of Otto Hanson who […]

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training offered

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training offered

The Kenai Peninsula Borough, Office of Emergency Management is pleased to announce that the next Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) team training will be held beginning Friday August 26 through September 1 in Seward.  This course  is designed to prepare residents that do not have prior emergency response background on […]

Hide & Seek with Cohos

Seward Chamber of Commerce Press Release – Seward, AK, August 19, 2016 We’re hearing fish stories about this year’s elusive silvers playing hide and seek and that they sometimes get right up to the boat before spitting out the hook. Die-hard Derby participants are fishing and catching silvers at Fox […]

Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area worksession and regular meeting Monday, August 22nd

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a work session followed by a regular meeting Monday, August 22nd beginning at 6:00 pm.  The work session topic will be SBCFSA Mitigation Projects & Priorities. Please find attached the meeting agenda.  The packet can be viewed on the website  […]

Tuesday, August 16 is Primary Election Day

Election Day, 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday at the usual polling places: Seward/Lowell Point: KM Rae Seward Marine Center 125 Third Ave, and the Bear Creek Fire Hall at Mile 5 Seward Hwy. Republican Party ballot (must be a registered Republican, Nonpartisan or Undeclared): U.S. Senator: Paul Kendall R, Thomas Lamb R, Bob Lochner R, Lisa […]

Sprouts Preschool Fall 2016

We wanted to send out one more friendly reminder for the Sprouts Cooperative Preschool parent interest Meeting – Tomorrow night (Tuesday August 16th) at 530pm at the Seward United Methodist Church. Care will be provided (donations accepted) during the meeting! 🙂 This is a parent-led program for children ages 3-5 […]


Submitted by Seward Chamber of Commerce – Welcome to the 61st Silver Salmon Derby. Seward, Alaska, August 15. The first day of the derby had a pretty good start even if the weather made it challenging for some of the anglers going out into the bay. The derby saw a […]