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Kenneth Lester with his 16.8 lb Silver Salmon. Seward Chamber of Commerce photo.

THE FISH ARE HERE

Submitted by the Seward Chamber of Commerce – Welcome to the 61st Silver Salmon Derby. Seward, Alaska, August 11 – The 61st Seward Silver Salmon Derby starts this Saturday bright and early, at 6 o’clock in the morning.  The Chamber of Commerce will be having the annual kick-off party at […]

City Council wrestles with AVTEC access

City Council wrestles with AVTEC access

By Russell Stigall for Seward City News – The City of Seward has options but no guarantees as it seeks recreational facilities to replace AVTEC. Citizens, city council members and several City staff felt compelled to comment on Seward’s Parks and Recreation withdrawal from Alaska Vocational Technical Center’s recreation facilities […]

Rufous Hummingbirds still here!

Rufous Hummingbirds still here!

Seward’s hummingbirds usually migrate by mid July, but  I had a report from the Clearview area that a hummingbird visited their feeder this morning around 7:30 am. To my amazement,  a female Rufous Hummingbird visited my feeder this evening about 8:30 pm. After July 15th, be on the lookout for different […]

Icebreaker Healy to arrive Wednesday, will give free tours

Icebreaker Healy to arrive Wednesday, will give free tours

United States Coast Guard Press Release – Science teams and equipment swap out; free public tours Seward, Alaska — Seattle-based Coast Guard Cutter Healy will moor in Seward Wednesday to disembark 46 researchers from the University of Alaska-Anchorage and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration after 39 days completing of […]

In Memory of Ronald Jackson

In Memory of Ronald Jackson

Ronald B. Jackson of Seward/Lawing passed away peacefully, July 30th with his loving wife and children by his side at the age of 85. Ron was born September 22, 1930 in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts. Ron spent his time as a youth hunting and fishing around Cape Cod. After High school […]

13th Annual Eddy’s Auto Car Show

Come out to Bear Creek RV park for a day of fun with All kinds of things with wheels! Cars, trucks and bikes. New or Old, Restored or just a Daily Driver. If it runs and you love it-Bring it. Enter your ride and you may walk home with a […]