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Adult Basketball Officials  Needed

Adult Basketball Officials Needed

Adult Basketball Officials Needed for the City of Seward Parks and Recreation Department Certified Referee: $45 per game (Become certified at asaa.org) Non-Certified Referee: $25 per game For more information Contact Austin Ledford aledford@cityofseward.net or 907-362-4011 Seward Sports Officials Association (SSOA) Seward Parks & Recreation Department (SPRD)   Classified Ad […]

Seward Community Choir Concert December 8th

The 35-member Seward Community Choir will hold it’s annual Christmas Concert on Thursday, December 8 at 7 PM sharp at the Rae Building Auditorium. The concert is free, with a food donation for the He Will Provide Food Pantry suggested. Cookies will follow the concert. We have some bells, a […]

The Road to Home: How the Cookery Came to Be

The Road to Home: How the Cookery Came to Be

By Kelley Lane for Seward City News –  I sat down with Kevin and Stacey Lane in their well decorated and spaced restaurant on Fifth Avenue yesterday afternoon. Their signature Hot Lunch Program had finished and they were in the midst of prepping for the next day and Friday night […]

Status of the Christmas Tree on the Hill

Status of the Christmas Tree on the Hill

On Monday the City Electric Department checked the Christmas tree on the hill and discovered that there was a problem with the lights.  The problem seems to be a short.  As the safety of the employees is the highest priority, staff will not be sent up the mountain for repairs […]

The Lieveling in better times

The Lieveling in better times

  Back in 2013, I watched the Lieveling bravely sail through a storm in Resurrection Bay to the safety of the Seward Boat Harbor. What a shame she was grounded on the beach a few days ago! I am glad the mariner was OK, and thankful for the skilled US Coast Guard […]

Frost Crystals Destabilize Snow

Winter sports are here!

By Allison Sayer for Seward City News – The snow sports season has begun on the Kenai Peninsula and in Girdwood. Snow cover in many areas remains light, but Alaskans are still getting out into the Chugach National Forest and surrounding areas. Alyeska Resort opened officially on Thanksgiving weekend. Ted’s […]

Drop-In Craft at the Museum

Drop-In Craft at the Museum

Stop by the Seward Community Library & Museum on Friday, December 9th and Saturday, December 10th between noon and 4:00PM for a wintertime craft at the museum kitchen table. We will be making paper snowflakes. For more information, contact libmus@cityofseward.net or (907) 224-4082.

Coats For Kids

It’s getting pretty cold out there, and the Seward Rotary Club would like to remind you that the Coats for Kids program is ongoing. Gently used coats can be donated and picked up at Ukanuzit. Some coupons are still available for new coats as well. Please contact Craig Ambosiani for […]