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Public Invited to Meet with Library/Museum Architect

Seward Community Library is hosting an Open House on Monday, April 28 from six to eight pm, so that members of the community can look over the architectural plans for the proposed library and museum building.    Architect Paul Voelckers will be attending and he is eager to receive input from Sewardites on the proposed structure.  Refreshments will be served. 

by · April 18, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Announcements

BLESSING OF THE BIKES

On Saturday, May 10th all motorcycles are welcome to the Blessing of the Bikes.  Breakfast will be served at the American Legion between 9-10:30 a.m. Motorcycles will be blessed at 11:00 a.m. in the Catholic Church parking by Deacon Wally Corrigan For further information contact Don Sutherland at 224-5230 or 362-1727, email mardonsutherland@yahoo.com. Sponsored by the Americn Legion Riders Post […]

by · April 18, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Announcements, Uncategorized

Governor Palin Welcomes New Addition to Family

 Palin Family Welcomes Fifth Child April 18, 2008, Anchorage, Alaska – Governor Sarah Palin and her husband Todd welcomed the arrival of their fifth child this morning. The Palins were thankful that the Governor’s labor began yesterday while she was in Texas at the Governor’s Energy Conference where she gave the keynote luncheon address, but let up enough for her […]

by · April 18, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Alaska, Life Death & Marriage

Pacific Golden Plovers!

April 17, 2008 Pacific Golden Plovers! Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Sunrise 6:32 am, sunset 9:23 pm, length of day 14 hours, 50 minutes; tomorrow will be 5 minutes and 25 seconds longer. Weather: Sunny skies with high overcast continue, temperatures up to the mid 40s but the strong north wind makes it seem like a blustery day in mid-March. […]

by · April 17, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Outdoors

Seward Windsong Lodge Spring Cleaning

We are upgrading our rooms this season. Queen Mattress and box spring sets $50. First Come First Serve ,Saturday April 19th and Sunday April 20th 9am-5pm Call Nick Hammond 362-1889 for more info Resurrection Roadhouse opening May 9th for dinner!

by · April 17, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Alaska, Announcements

Seward Sporadic Bird Report: Oystercatcher and Swan

April 16, 2008 Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Sunrise 6:35 am, sunset 9:20 pm, length of day 14 hours, 45 minutes; tomorrow will be 5 minutes and 26 seconds longer. Weather: Sunny with a high overcast but cold this morning at 26º with a 15 to 30 mph north wind gusting to 50 mph! Several feet of snow stubbornly persist […]

by · April 16, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized
Public Forum and Mini Value Analysis for the Mary Lowell Center

Public Forum and Mini Value Analysis for the Mary Lowell Center

Public Urged to Attend! Please attend the Mary Lowell Center Public Forum in preparation for the Mini-VA on May 1st from 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m. at Legends.  This is a public meeting intended to solicit public comments and concerns for the subsequent Mini-VA that will take place on May 2nd from 8:00a.m.- 4:00pm at Legends.  The public is welcome to observe the Mini-VA […]

by · April 16, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · City of Seward
City Calendar

City Calendar

SEWARD CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING ACTION AGENDA MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2008 The Following Ordinance Was Enacted: Ordinance 2008-004, Amending Seward City Code 6.10.325(A) And 6.10.135, Limiting City Business License Requirements To Successful Bidders/Proposers. The Following Items Were Postponed to the April 28, 2008 Meeting: Non-Code Ordinance 2008-005, Submitting A Proposition To The Qualified Voters At The October 7, 2008 Regular […]

by · April 16, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · City of Seward

United Way Accepting Applications for Member Agencies

The Kenai Peninsula United Way is accepting applications for new member agencies. To qualify for admission,  an agency must meet the following requirements: It must have a 501(c)(3) tax exempt status; it must has been in operation on the peninsula for at least two years; it must have an elected board of directors; and it must provide a health and […]

by · April 15, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized

Seward at its Finest for Dennis Perry

    A huge “Thank you!” from the Dennis Perry Fundraising Committee and Resurrection Lutheran Church goes to the many volunteers who helped make the April 5 Fundraising Dinner an incredible success, even during a near blizzard. Among the volunteers, the 6 AVTEC chefs and kitchen helpers Susan St. Amand and Becky Buchanan were amazing. Jackie and Patty Linville, and Shane Price helped in […]

by · April 15, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized

The Bear Creek Fire Service Area is hiring a temperately 8 – 10 week position to perform general maintenance and annual testing of fire hose and apparatus.  This is a part-time, 40 hours per week without benefits, paying $ 12.50 per hour.  Position requires a High School Diploma, valid driver license and minimum age of 18.  Essential duties and responsibilities […]

by · April 15, 2008 · 1 comment · Alaska, Announcements, Business

52 tips for living green – great article and suggestions

Here are some great tips to use when you are trying to conserve energy and other “green” tips. http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/athome/358510_green12.html?source=mypi

by · April 14, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Economics, Science, Technology

Kenai Peninsula College Council Seeks New Members

Kenai Peninsula College is seeking interested community members to serve on its College Council. The 15-member borough-wide council serves as an advisory board to the college council director and advocates for the interests of the college to the community and legislature; members serve 3-year terms. People interested in serving should submit a letter of interest and resume by May 30 […]

by · April 14, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Announcements
Weird Book of the Week

Weird Book of the Week

Knife Fighting.   Some of us have done it. The rest of us stay awake at night thinking about it.   This week’s unusual book can help that latter group sleep a little easier this summer as we showcase Knife Throwing: A Practical Guide. I’m guessing this one is better than it’s foolhardy cousin Steely Eyed Dan’s Impractical Guide to […]

by · April 14, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Arts, Weird Books

From Senator Gary Stevens – Capitol Projects & Updates

Senator Gary StevensSenate Rules Chairwww.aksenate.org GaVEL FALLS ON 25TH ALASKA LEGISLATURE: Juneau—The gavel fell on the second session of the 25th Alaska Legislature early this (Sunday afternoon) after lawmakers gave their approval to the final major piece of legislation, the Fiscal Year ’2009 Capital Budget. Working with Representatives Paul Seaton (R-Homer) and Gabrielle LeDoux (R-Kodiak), Senator Gary Stevens (R-Kodiak) was […]

by · April 14, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Alaska, Announcements, Business, Economics, Politics

From Senator Gary Stevens – Capitol Projects & Updates

Senator Gary StevensSenate Rules Chairwww.aksenate.org GaVEL FALLS ON 25TH ALASKA LEGISLATURE: Juneau—The gavel fell on the second session of the 25th Alaska Legislature early this (Sunday afternoon) after lawmakers gave their approval to the final major piece of legislation, the Fiscal Year ’2009 Capital Budget. Working with Representatives Paul Seaton (R-Homer) and Gabrielle LeDoux (R-Kodiak), Senator Gary Stevens (R-Kodiak) was […]

by · April 14, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Alaska, Announcements, Business, Economics, Politics

City of Seward Monthly Financial Reports

Our City Government now does monthly financial reports, here is YTD o8. february-financials.pdf [387 Kb] january-financials.pdf [360 Kb] march-financials.pdf [398 Kb]

by · April 13, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Announcements, City of Seward, Economics
Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question: What dates are studded tires prohibited? Answer: AS 28.35.155 It is unlawful to operate a motor vehicle with studded tires or tires with chains attached on a paved highway or road from May 1st through September 15th. There are latitude/longitude exceptions but for Southcentral Alaska, the above dates are correct. This is a correctable ticket with a bail of […]

by · April 13, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Police Journal

Kim and Glenn Soriano’s House Catches Fire

Hello Seward Residents and Friends of Kim and Glenn Soriano… As you can see I have changed the title of this post and I am updating the post to reflect a clearer picture of what happened to Kim and Glenn’s house. I arrived at Kim and Glenn’s house in Big Lake yesterday afternoon surprised to see that the house still […]

by · April 12, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Announcements

Kim and Glenn Soriano's House Catches Fire

Hello Seward Residents and Friends of Kim and Glenn Soriano… As you can see I have changed the title of this post and I am updating the post to reflect a clearer picture of what happened to Kim and Glenn’s house. I arrived at Kim and Glenn’s house in Big Lake yesterday afternoon surprised to see that the house still […]

by · April 12, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Announcements
City Calendar

City Calendar

SEWARD CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING AGENDA MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2008 AT 7:30 p.m. CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS 1. Call to Order 2. Pledge of Allegiance 3. Roll Call Citizens’ Comments On Any Subject Except Those Items Scheduled For Public Hearing. Approval Of Agenda And Consent Agenda 6. Special Orders, Presentations And Reports A. Proclamations and Awards 1. Seward Senior Center is […]

by · April 9, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · City of Seward
Informational Community Meeting Notice

Informational Community Meeting Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Members of the Public, the City Council, the Planning and Zoning Commission, the Historic Preservation Commission and the Port and Commerce Advisory Board are invited to an Informational Community Meeting in the Rae Building to: EXPLORE THE POTENTIAL FOR NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION IN SEWARD Wednesday, April 16, 2008 AT 6:30 P.M. IMS Rae Building, 125 […]

by · April 9, 2008 · 3 comments · City of Seward, Economics

Thank You SEWARD for Caring

Dear City of Seward, Words cannot express my feelings right now following your tremendous outpouring of love and support. As usual, our wonderful community came out in a showing of love that was completely unexpected by me. This event was largely kept quiet from me, and I was not expecting what occurred. I was in tears most of the night. […]

by · April 8, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Announcements, Health

Representative Paul Seaton’s March 10, 2008 Newsletter

April 7, 2008 Newsletter From the desk of Rep. Paul Seaton Issue 61 Contact Information Toll Free 800) 665-2689 Fax 907) 465-3472 Website: http://www.RepPaulSeaton.com Email: Rep.Paul.Seaton@Legis.state.ak.us Greetings from Juneau on this 84th day of the legislative session. Through rain and grey days we are working towards the rapidly approaching end of session. The operating budget is in conference committee to […]

by · April 7, 2008 · Comments are Disabled · Alaska, Announcements