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Flower Mural is up at last

The colorful flower mural is on display in Kawabe Park. Although it would have been nicer to have it up for our summer visitor, it will look especially gorgeous in the winter months. The master artist was Gail Niebrugge. Yesterday Jennifer Headtke and Dot Bardarson attached the lettering that lists […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question: I would like to see the actual, legal uses defined regarding the middle turn lanes. Is it legal to use that lane to pull out and wait until the opposing lane can be entered? It certainly is startling when people do that, as one may think they are coming […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda Monday, September 10, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. The Following Ordinance Set For Public Hearing Was Approved: Ordinance 2007-05, Authorizing An Exception To SCC 3.65.020 To Permit Retroactive Application To July 1, 2007 Of Provisions In A Collective Bargaining Agreement As And If Approved […]

CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION

CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION

PUBLIC INVITED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will meet for a work session on Monday, September 24, 2007 at 6:00 p.m. for the purpose of: SPRING CREEK CORRECTIONAL CENTER EXPANSION AND DEVELOPMENT OPTIONS FOR THE EAST SIDE OF RESURRECTION BAY INCLUDING SMIC The meeting will be […]

Assistant Swim Coach Wanted

Assistant Swim Coach Wanted

Seward Tsunami Swim Club, STSC, is looking to hire an assistant swim coach. STSC has 30-40 swimmers, ages 6 to 18 that swim afternoons Monday through Friday. The swim season starts Nov 5 and will go to the end of April. Resumes can be sent to STSC, PO Box 2328, […]

Seward Sporadic Bird Report: Rough-legged Hawk

Seward Sporadic Bird Report: Rough-legged Hawk

Monday, September 10, 2007 Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Sunrise 7:13 am, sunset 8:34 pm, length of day 13 hours, 20 minutes; tomorrow will be 5 minutes and 25 seconds shorter. Weather: Where did this gorgeous, blue-sky day come from? What a treat after days of gray skies and hard […]

Recruiting Students for Rotary Exchange

Seward Rotary Club is looking for students interested in spending next school year in another country.  It’s a life-changing experience and a great opportunity for the student selected.  I have attached background information and a short application form, which is due on October 13.  Students and parents also can check […]

WILL CRUISE FOR FOOD

As the summer season winds down and summer incomes dry up, the need for emergency food increases for some less fortunate members of our community.  The people and businesses of Seward have been generous in giving of their time, money & talents to help those economically constrained. Just 18 cents […]

CONGRATULATIONS CEDAR!

I was surprised that the Phoenix Log Lost Lake Article did not even mention the names of the runners who won race. Cedar Bourgeois WON the women’s race and I believe she might be the first Seward resident to ever win the race (anyone know?) Way to go Cedar! Give […]

Questions for Candidates II

Letter/Email Text Hello candidate for public office in Seward, Alaska. These are ten questions submitted by readers of the SewardCityNews.com. It is our hope that you will answer some or all of these questions for posting on the site as a way to allow the voters to better understand their […]

Mayoral Debate

I would love to see a full public debate between the two candidates for Mayor. Perhaps Paul Tougas could function as the moderator and we could schedule it one week before the election. let’s get some real Democracy and civic activity in this town. Sincerely, Rob Rance

1919 Dora Way Single-Owner Home Occupied Since 1991 2 Bedroom with Single Garage Widened Driveway, Gazebo with Swing, Fenced Side Yard for Toddlers, Dog or Garden Boxes, Mini-Barn and “Outhouse” Playhouse with Loft, Appliances Included, Back Yard Creek and Mountain “Stairway to Heaven”, “Cow” House Just for Morning Coffee, Propane […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question: Isn’t it against the law for minors to consume alcohol in public as well as private locations? Answer: AS 04.16.050 Minor Consuming Statute says a person under the age of 21 may not knowingly consume, possess, or control alcoholic beverages except those furnished persons under AS 04.16.051. This statute […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda Monday, August 27, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. The following ordinances were introduced and set for public hearing on September 10, 2007: Ordinance 2007-05, Authorizing An Exception To SCC 3.65.020 To Permit Retroactive Application To July 1, 2007 Of Provisions In A Collective Bargaining […]

We are always encouraged to dream big and reach for the stars when plotting for the future. Practicality and sound economics invariably bring us back to the real world. What is accomplished after that “come to your senses” moment is usually the most fruitful, productive period of any process. The […]

Questions for Candidates

We here at the Seward City News would like to send the candidates for city council and mayor ten questions to answer as a kind of interview. What questions would you ask the candidates? Please send us your questions to sewardcitynews@gmail.com. Sincerely, Paul Tougas Seward City News