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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 […]

Sporadic Bird Report: October 27, 2006

October 27, 2006 Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report 34º at 9 am, clear skies, light breeze from the north. Snow back up on the mountain tops as “termination dust” where it should be. Sunrise 9:08 am, sunset 6:13 pm, for a total of 9 hours, 5 minutes, tomorrow will be […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda Monday, October 23, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. The newly elected city council members were sworn in. The following ordinance was enacted following a public hearing: Ordinance 2006-12, Determining It To Be In The Public Interest And Necessary To Proceed With The Proposed Electric […]

Seahawks soar to titles

Seahawks soar to titles

Last weekend the Seward wrestling team had the opportunity to travel to Wrangell, AK for competition in the largest tournament held in the South East. The team consisted of 15 young men who battled courageously advancing 12 to the medal rounds. Earning individual titles were Dylan Beck 152, Brandon O’Brikis […]

Cutter to return to Seward

The USCG Cutter Mustang (WPB-1310), is scheduled to return to Seward on Sunday 29 October, weather permitting, according to Lt. James D. Stoffer, commanding officer. The 110’ cutter has been undergoing biennial repairs at the Coast Guard facility in Ketchikan for the past 8 weeks. Press Release  Date: Monday, October 23, […]

Police Journal

Police Journal

Oct. 15, 2006 3:55 p.m. Bear cub headed towards the mountain in alleyway between Second and Third Avenue. 4 p.m. Cub made it up the hill by Twin Lakes. 4:22 p.m. Advised that Chip Drawdy from Old Mill Subdivision called and his carbon monoxide detector went off and thought it […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question: Are you allowed to drive with only parking lights on? Answer: 13 AAC 04.070(e), No parking lights on a vehicle may be used when the vehicle is in motion, unless the parking lights operate in conjunction with the headlights. Violation: Bail – $50 Points – 2 Questions, comments, tip […]

Town Informational Meeting

Town Informational Meeting

2006 Flood Event Community Meeting Thursday, October 19, 2006 IMS Auditorium 125 Third Avenue, Seward, Alaska 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm The Kenai Peninsula Borough and City of Seward have scheduled a community meeting intended to provide information related to the recent flood event such as;  What has been done […]

Water sample kits, update

Water sample kits, update

Water testing kits and instructions for use will be issued beginning Tuesday, Oct. 17 between noon and 7:00 p.m. at the Kenai Peninsula Borough mobile bus at the Seward High School. Wednesday, Oct. 18, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Thursday, Oct. 19, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Water test […]