Recent News & Information

Chef Erik Slater Named To Best Chefs America

Executive Chef Erik Slater, of Resurrection Roadhouse Restaurant, Seward Windsong Lodge and Kenai Fjords Wilderness Lodge, has been honored as one of the country’s top culinary talents in the inaugural edition of Best Chefs America. This is the first-ever peer review guide of U.S. chefs, who were chosen after extensive interviews […]

Thank You From Marathon Wrestling Club

I would like to thank everyone who made the first annual auction and taco bar fundraiser for Marathon Wrestling such a HUGE success!! Thank you to Chinooks Restaurant for hosting us, providing the taco bar and for donating $1 for each drink that was sold at the auction!   Aundre Turner […]

Winter not going down without a fight this year.

Special Weather Statement SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 600 PM AKDT WED MAY 15 2013 AKZ101-111-121-145-161800- …EXTREMELY UNUSUAL LATE-SEASON SNOWFALL POSSIBLE FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING… CONFIDENCE IS INCREASING THAT A VERY LATE-SEASON SURGE OF COLD AIR WILL MOVE INTO SOUTHERN ALASKA ON FRIDAY. THE COLD AIR […]

Today!

Are you building? Adding on? Permitting & Agency Information Day Today Wednesday MAY 15th 11 – 3 PM Seward Community Library Corner of 6th & Adams Agency representatives will be available to assist with your permit application, summer project and provide information on: PLANNING PERMITTING UPDATED BUILDING CODES FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT […]

Permit Day Today, Flood Map meeting Monday

  The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a work session on the Seward Mapped Flood Data Area (SMFDA) and a Salmon Creek (SC16/17) mitigation project concept on Monday, May 20, 2013 at 6:00 pm, followed by the regular board meeting at 7:00 pm.  The meeting will be […]

2013 Seward Collaboration of Arts Performance

Join us this Friday May 17th and Saturday May 18th @ 7pm in the Seward High School Theater Seward Arts Council is proud to sponsor this local community talent show “FIRE & ICE” This years talent includes performances in dance, music and poetry. ALL proceeds go towards scholarships for Seward/Moose […]

City Council’s May Meeting

City Council’s May Meeting

By Heidi Zemach for Seward City News The Seward City Council approved a number of resolutions without discussion or debate during a meeting of under an 90 minutes Monday, May 13th. They unanimously accepted a number of resolutions on their consent agenda including a $24,000 grant, and appropriated a city 5% match […]

Permitting & Agency Information Day

Wednesday MAY 15th 11 – 3 PM Seward Community Library Corner of 6th & Adams Agency representatives will be available to assist with your permit application, summer project and provide information on: PLANNING PERMITTING UPDATED BUILDING CODES FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT UPDATED FLOOD INSURANCE RATE MAPS NATIONAL FLOOD INSURANCE PROGRAM FISHERIES & […]

Cruise Ship deals with common illness

Cruise Ship deals with common illness

By Heidi Zemach for SCN Celebrity Cruises has confirmed that during its last sailing to Seward Friday, May 10th, the Celebrity Millennium cruise ship experienced “an elevated number of people with a gastrointestinal illness.”  Over the course of the sailing, 164 of its 1,963 passengers and 30 of its 935 […]

Seward Harbor Opening Day Weekend: May 18 & 19

Seward Harbor Opening Weekend: May 18 & 19 SCHEDULED EVENTS Saturday May 18 8:30-10:00 Sailor’s Breakfast at Sailing, Inc. 10:00-2:00 Sailor’s Swap Meet at Sailing, Inc. 11:00-3:00 Open Boats on the Docks 11:00-4:00 Craft Fair at the Breeze Inn Lobby Noon Military Appreciation BBQ at Harbor Plaza… free hotdogs! 12:00-6:00 Silent Auction at the Breeze Inn Lobby […]

A Cause For Paws Cash Mobs

A Cause For Paws Cash Mobs

A lot is happening this weekend for the fundraising efforts for a new Seward Animal Shelter! Head on in to Captain Jacks TODAY as they will be donating 10% of their profits. The Rez Fitness will be hosting a Zumba class TONIGHT from 7pm to 8pmish. All proceeds go to […]

Museum and Mural Dedication

Museum and Mural Dedication

The Seward Community Library Museum has two events this Saturday May, 11th. Everyone is invited to attend the new mural’s dedication and the museum’s grand opening. The mural dedication is at 12:30pm, followed by the museum grand opening ceremony at 1:00pm. Admission to the museum is free following the ribbon […]