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Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question: Am I required to pull to the side of the road for a vehicle with blue flashing lights? Are they allowed to speed? Answer: 13 AAC 02.140 states that a driver of a vehicle shall yield the right-of-way to a responding authorized vehicle displaying a flashing blue light (Fine […]

City of Seward Conference Center in the Mary Lowell Center

City of Seward Conference Center in the Mary Lowell Center

Community Workshops – Feasibility Assessment More visitors to Seward? Increased visitor spending? New City revenues and expenditures? Find out about what’s been learned, and share your views! Workshop 1 Thursday, November 16th 12noon – 1:30pm Legends Building 5th & Washington St. Overview of findings with a focus on: physical form […]

Seward High School First Quarter Honor Roll

2006-07 9th Grade Allison Barnwell*         Holly Ganser* Joseph Nyholm*         Gregory VonBorstel* Sylvia Young*         Logan Adelmann Kaban Backlund         Monica Bailey Derek Brasch         Ryan Coon Nicholas Dipiero         Katelyn Dyer Karlie Ennes         Alexandria Espelin Nicole Hewitt         Steven […]

Seward Elementary School First Quarter Honor Roll

2006-2007 Fourth Grade Josephine Braun*         Dylan Gillespie* Robin McKnight*         Riley Alston Carrie Anderson         Olivia Beckham Elannah Camp         James Carlsen Amber Clarke         Kiana Clemens Masha Hart         Marie Jackson Larry Lindberg         Michael Marshall Alex Pahno         Jasmine […]

Notice

Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning and Zoning Commission will meet for a rescheduled Regular Meeting on Thursday, November 16, 2006, beginning at 7:30 pm, for the purpose of: Rescheduled November 9, 2006 Regular Meeting which was cancelled due to lack of a quorum. The meeting will be conducted […]

Notice

Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward Port and Commerce Advisory Board will meet in a special meeting on Wednesday November 15, 2006, beginning at one, following their previously scheduled work session on the Lowell Creek Hydro Project, for the purpose of: The Port and Commerce Advisory Board discussion regarding […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

“Tiger” is patiently waiting for you to love her! This affectionate and sweet girl is a spayed and declawed 6-year-old female who enjoys human and dog companionship. She’s looking for an indoor-only home. Wish List: Adult cat adoptions Jennifer Carrick Seward Animal Care and Control 907-224-7495

Police Journal

Police Journal

Nov. 6, 2006 10:32 p.m. Reporting party, Brenda Nutt of Oregon, needs to contact Ron Sumstad regarding their home in Washington that burned to the ground approximately one month ago. She hasn’t been able to reach him and believes he may be on a tug boat in the Seward area.

It’s Time to Re-invest Back In Our Own Community

Overall and looking at the bigger picture, the City of Seward is in excellent financial shape, but the city’s population is in decline and the cost of doing business in Seward has dramatically gone up in the last two years. In the 2004-2005 Seward Annual Financial Report, the following information […]

It's Time to Re-invest Back In Our Own Community

Overall and looking at the bigger picture, the City of Seward is in excellent financial shape, but the city’s population is in decline and the cost of doing business in Seward has dramatically gone up in the last two years. In the 2004-2005 Seward Annual Financial Report, the following information […]

Unofficial Election Results

The unofficial results from the November 7, 2006 state general election for the Seward City Precinct are as follows: US Representative: Diane Benson 355 Don Young 309 Governor/Lt Governor: Knowles/Berkowitz 314 Palin/Parnell 272 Halcro/Von Gemmigen 90

Police Journal

Police Journal

Oct. 30, 2006 4:01 p.m. Reporting party advised of a long-haired, white, medium-sized dog with a collar behind Three Bears and it was going up to people and nipping at them. Advised Animal Control Officer. 5 p.m. Abandoned vehicle at the airport, license #BXC680, is going to be removed in […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question/Comment: “I appreciate this column as well as the police log more than you can know! How about directions on the proper way to make a left hand turn? I’ve almost been clipped more than once by folks making improper left hand turns. Also, how about turn signals? They are […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda Monday, November 6, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. 1. CALL TO ORDER 2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 3. ROLL CALL 4. SPECIAL ORDERS, PRESENTATIONS AND REPORTS A. Proclamations and Awards 1. National Adoption Month Proclamation. 2. Plaque for excellent service on the city council presented to […]

Saving Alaska

Sent in by Dave Otness Major change is in the air and the pendulum swing can’t come soon enough, as the verbal civil war in which we’re engaged has gotten increasingly shrill and strident. What a wonderful time to confound both the Republican and Democratic Parties by supporting both. Sarah […]

Police Journal

Police Journal

Oct. 22, 2006 4:08 p.m. Reporting party advised bear cub is in a tree at Marathon and Resurrection. Advised to stay away from the bear and it should go back up the mountain. 5:46 p.m. 911/Medical Reporting party was at Resurrection Lutheran Church and stated her father was choking. Right […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question: When approaching a school bus with flashing yellow lights, what do you do? Will the lights stay yellow until everyone stops? What are the fines for running the red lights on a school bus and can the bus driver report you to the police? Answer: The flashing yellow lights […]

Sporadic Bird Report: Swans!

October 27, 2006 Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Swans! This afternoon at 1:25, 44 swans sailed south on a brisk north wind, calling wildly, in a very loose and wide bow formation. What a beautiful sight! White against the blue sky. I understand the weather to the north of Moose […]