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Knot So Fast Feed Store OPEN!

Knot So Fast Feed Store OPEN!

  Becky at Knot So Fast Feed and Garden  would like everyone to know that they are open Tuesday-Saturday from 11:00 A.M. until 6:00 P.M. There have been some rumors floating about town that Knot So Fast is closed and  has been condemned because of flood damage. Becky would like to reassure everyone […]

Meeting Reminder

The multi-agency public meeting that had been planned for Friday has been rescheduled to Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at the KM Rae Building Auditorium, located at 125 3rd Avenue (corner of 3rd and Railway). Representatives from the city, borough, and state will be present to distribute information, […]

“Moonlight Maid-over and out”

On Friday night, September 21st, 2012, the United States Coast Guard safely rescued four crew members of the Moonlight Maid, a 110 wooden fishing tender familiar to many in Seward, after it began taking on water 30 miles south of Resurrection Bay. All four crew members had donned their survival […]

Music and Arts Fest starts tonight Friday 4pm to 1am

4pm-1am Friday September 28th 12noon-1am Saturday September 29th 12noon-6pm Sunday September 30th The Schedule of events: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28: 5-5:45: Superfrequency 6-6:45: Rick Brooks 7-7:45:  the Barroom Roses 8-8:45:  Art in Motion 9-10:  Orion Donicht 10:15-11:15: Woodrow 11:30-12:30:  Ghost Hands 12:45-1:45:  Historian SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29: 11:30-Noon:  Seward Kids Dancers 12:15-1:  […]

City Update #31

Friday, September 28, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. *New Information: **NEW – Lowell Point Road has reopened and there are no immediate plans to close the road at this point. Thanks for everyone’s patience, especially those in the Lowell Point Community. * The multi-agency public meeting has been rescheduled to Saturday, […]

Special Assembly Meeting

Special Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure The assembly held a special meeting at 1PM September 28 and unanimously passed Resolution 2012-076, which extends the previous declaration of disaster emergency due to flooding for another 60 days. We also unanimously passed Emergency Ordinance 2012-19-33 which appropriates $500,000 from the […]

Invitation to Bid on AVTEC Student Lodging

The Alaska Department of Labor has released and Invitation to Bid (ITB) to contract lodging for AVTEC students during the reconstruction of the AVTEC dorm facility. All potential bidders must contact Lana Jones-Edward at the contact information posted on the official public release page HERE.  Also note the .PDF at […]

Harding Icefield excursion, circa 1982. Photo by Keith Knighten

Exit Glacier Area Local History Project

Are you interested in finding out how the Exit Glacier area was used prior to it becoming part of Kenai Fjords National Park? Join Kenai Fjords National Park staff on Friday, October 5 at 6:30pm in the Seward Community Library for an update on an oral history project that recorded the uses of the […]

Public multi-agency flood meeting rescheduled

The multi-agency public meeting that had been planned for Friday has been rescheduled to Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at the KM Rae Building Auditorium, located at 125 3rd Avenue (corner of 3rd and Railway). Representatives from the city, borough, and state will be present to distribute information, […]

Notice of Special Meetings

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will meet in a special meeting on Friday, September 28, 2012, immediately following the adjournment of the Regular City Council Meeting, for the purpose of: NEW BUSINESS Resolution 2012-075, Declaring A State Of Disaster Emergency Due To Extreme Weather, Rain, Flooding, […]

Seahawk cross country runners go to State meet

The Seward girls and boys varsity teams are headed to the State cross country meet on Saturday, Sept. 29, at Bartlett High School in Anchorage. The girls cross country team earned their state berth with a third place finish in the Regions Meet in Soldotna last Saturday, Sept. 22.  The […]

City of Seward flood update #29

#29 Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. *New Information: *New! Staff is looking to reschedule the multi-agency public meeting to Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at the KM Rae Building Auditorium, located at 125 3rd Avenue (corner of 3rd and Railway). Representatives from the city, borough, and […]

Childbirth Classes!

There will be a Childbirth Class the weekend of October 20th and 21st. It will be Saturday 10am-4pm and Sunday 2pm-6pm. Location TBA. Please contact Kim Bird, RN, ICCE at 224-5213 to register or ask questions. This will likely be the last class until after the new year, so please […]

Be more informed

Be more informed

Tonight is a great opportunity to see the people who will make your city’s decisions in the future as they answer generic and more pointed questions, and question one another. Audience members can submit questions, and they will also be taken over the phone. The forum begins at 7:00 pm featuring State Sen. […]

City of Seward #28

Release #28 Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. *New Information: A multi-agency public meeting is scheduled for Friday, September 28, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. at the KM Rae Building Auditorium, located at 125 3rd Avenue (corner of 3rd and Railway). Representatives from the city, borough, and state will be […]

same song-different tune-flood warning extended again.

FLOOD WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 1154 AM AKDT WED SEP 26 2012 AKZ125-010000- /O.EXT.PAFC.FA.W.0010.000000T0000Z-121001T0000Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ 1154 AM AKDT WED SEP 26 2012 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS EXTENDED THE * FLOOD WARNING FOR WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND INCLUDING KENAI LAKE * UNTIL 400 PM AKDT SUNDAY […]