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Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question: If a kid is driving with a permit and his adult supervisor (in the passenger seat) is intoxicated and the kid gets into an accident, is the adult supervisor held liable? What charges might be brought against the driver and the adult? Answer: AS 28.15.051 A permit allows a […]

Sporadic Bird Report

December 7, 2006 Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Sunrise 9:45 am, sunset 3:52 pm; length of day 6 hours, 7 minutes; tomorrow will be 2 minutes and 24 seconds shorter as we sink to the winter solstice. Snow showers and rain fading to mist make for lots of spots on […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: “Lucy” is a sweet and beautiful spayed female 10 years young. This lovely girl has lived with other cats and dogs, though she would make a wonderful only pet as well. She likes cat nip and enjoys petting and cuddling as well as playing in blankets […]

Caretaker needed immediately

Pristine Products Oyster farmers Dave and Susie Sczawinski need a house sitter at their oyster farm in Prince William Sound. Susie is ill and to be with her Dave needs a replacement at the farm. Up to four weeks. Skiff experience necessary. Round trip airfare, room and board and salary […]

Police Journal

Police Journal

Nov. 26, 2006 4:51 p.m. Reporting party advised her lock was cut on her fence at her property at the end of Oak in Forest Acres. She also said the street sign for Second and Madison was on the ground south of the shop doors in the ice. 6:14 p.m. […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Did you know? Wearing headphones while driving is illegal. 13 AAC 04.260 (b) A driver of a motor vehicle may not wear a headset, headphones, or other headgear designed for receiving sound and transmitting sound to the driver, or wear ear plugs or a similar device which reduces the driver’s […]

One Day Sale Saturday Dec. 2

105 Lowell Canyon (driveway across from the hospital’s white trailer) 9 am – 2 pm Variety of items: potential Christmas gifts; household, gardening, canning, and outdoor items, small appliances and variety flash lights, lugguage, many containers–glass, basket and some metal, weight set, sunlight lamp, and more. 224-3950.

US Department of Peace

US Department of Peace

I am interested in finding out if there are others in the Seward community that would consider establishing a group dedicated to advancing the cause of a U.S. Department of Peace. I have gathered some preliminary information, and I will be attending a conference in Washington DC in February to […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Special Meeting Action Agenda Tuesday, November, 21, 2006 at 6:30 p.m.   Linda Amberg, Steve Schafer and Jean Bardarson were appointed to negotiate a contract for an interim city manager. After interviews of six candidates, the City Council went into executive session and came out and made […]

Seward Flotilla to Meet

Press Release Contact: Sue Lang FSO-PA Seward Flotilla 170-02-05 United States Coast Guard Auxiliary suelang@alaska.com (907)224-8237 http://a1700205.uscgaux.info/ The Seward Flotilla, USCG Auxiliary will meet Friday, 1 December at 7 PM at the American Legion Hall, 402 5th Ave, Seward. Plans for the Festival of Trees, Polar Bear Jump-off, Member Training […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: Cute and Sassy! This 5-yr old Princess is looking for her castle where she can live in luxury and be appropriately doted on with yummy treats and soft bedding! A fenced yard and cat-free home would best for this prancy girl. Wish List: Not ready for […]

Police Journal

Police Journal

Nov. 18, 2006 11 a.m. Sexual Abuse of a Minor case from Troopers, assigned to officers. 2:30 p.m. Reporting party advised of an intoxicated female trying to use the gas pumps at Essential One. Vehicle was described as a grey Ford Ranger. Officers were unable to locate a vehicle matching […]

Interim City Manager

Interim City Manager

The city council will be negotiating an interim contract with a gentleman named Marvin Yoder. It appears he will be here on a part time basis and has over 20 years of city manager experience moving projects forward. We will begin advertising for a permanent city manager immediately.

State Disaster Assistance

State Disaster Assistance

For Individuals and Families in the Chugach Rural Education Attendance Area (REAA) (Cordova & Valdez), Copper River REAA (Richardson Hwy to Glennallen), Kenai Peninsula Borough (Seward & Seldovia), and the McCarthy area who suffered damages to real property (primary residence), personal property, and transportation during the October 2006 flooding. To […]

Seward Archery League

Seward Community Schools is hosting a fun Archery League this Fall at the Dale Lindsey Railway Terminal Building. The league nights take place every Friday evening from 5:30 – 9:30pm Long Bows, Recurve and Compound Bows accepted, please do not bring Cross Bows. The league is for ages 14 years […]

SEWARD SEA KAYAKING EXPO NEWS: NOV 16, 2006 MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

Seward Sea Kayaking Exposition News November 14, 2006 Meeting Notes *Bringing Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced Level Kayakers Together…. Present: Paul Carter, Chairman (Edgewater Hotel & Charter Option) Rick Brown, Vice Chairman (Adventures Latitude 60 North) Capt. Sherrie Miller, (Miller’s Landing) Allen Drake (Flotilla Commander, Seward USCG Auxiliary) Susan Swiderski (Orca […]

Seward City Council Regular Agenda

Seward City Council Regular Agenda

November 27, 2006 Meeting City Council Chambers 1. CALL TO ORDER 2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 3. ROLL CALL 4. SPECIAL ORDERS, PRESENTATIONS AND REPORTS A. Proclamations and Awards B. Borough Assembly Report C. City Manager’s Report D. School Board Report E. Planning & Zoning Commission Report F. Other Reports, Announcements […]

Interim City Manager Interviews

Interim City Manager Interviews

Public urged to attent!! Tuesday, November 21, 2006 from 4:00 to 6:30 p.m. City Council Chambers Applicants are: **Pat Reilly – 4:00 p.m. **David Squires – 4:20 p.m. **Matt Rowley – 4:40 p.m. **Lee Houston – 5:00 p.m. **Scott Williams – 5:20 p.m. **Marvin Yoder – 5:40 p.m.

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: “Tracker” is the little Beagle mix with a big heart. This snuggly yet spunky 8-yr old neutered male is ready to bring a sparkle to your home this holiday and for many years to come! He is crate trained, knows basic manners and would like to […]

Police Journal

Police Journal

Nov. 11, 2006 1:07 p.m. Reporting party requested to speak with Troopers regarding snow plowing that is being done by his neighbors that is causing him to be unable to drive into his driveway. Residence is located on Kingshead Rd. Info passed on to Soldotna Alaska State Troopers. 1:44 p.m. […]