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Christmas Eve Worship Services

Christmas Eve Worship Services

The churches of the Seward Ministerial Association wish you a Merry Christmas. And, if you are looking for a place to worship and celebrate Christ’s birth on Christmas Eve (Dec. 24), we welcome you at one of the services listed below. And most of us will come together on the […]

Thank You All for a Wonderful Night

Thank You All for a Wonderful Night

The City of Seward employee’s (SET) Christmas Party was a great success! This is a special time when the employees get together,  meet on a casual basis and get to see the families. This is a time when we mix up the departments and celebrate each other. This is Not […]

SCF Announces 2018 Grant Program!

SCF Announces 2018 Grant Program!

Seward Community Foundation (SCF), an Affiliate of The Alaska Community Foundation (ACF), is pleased to announce its 2018 competitive grants cycle will be open from Tuesday, January 2 to Thursday, March 1. Applications will be accepted from qualified, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organizations (or equivalents, such as Tribal entities, schools, and faith-based organizations) that […]

Happy Winter Solstice!

Happy Winter Solstice!

A  gorgeous pink sunrise graced Seward this morning around 9:15 am. Winter Solstice marks the shortest day of the year with sunrise at 10:02 am and sunset at 3:52 pm for a total day length of 5  hours and 50 minutes. Tomorrow will be a whopping 4 seconds longer! Carol […]

Letters: Divest the Permanent Fund

by Bjørn Olson- The Alaska Permanent Fund to Consider Fossil Fuel Divestment Organizations around the world are divesting from fossil fuels, and a lot of the talk is about the moral imperative to do so in the face of climate change. But at this point it may also make financial […]

Winter Art Classes Start Soon

Winter Art Classes Start Soon

Community Drawing Classes! 9 Week winter session for youth & adults Jan 10- March 11                     Explore contour line, shape, perspective, shading & more in these fun and accessible courses! Kids Drawing (ages 6-9) Thurs. from 3:30-4:30 pm $108 Youth Drawing (age 10 […]

Letter to the Editor from David G. Lewis

Letter to the Editor from David G. Lewis

I’m writing this letter to inform and update the people of Seward about an ongoing discussion that has been taking place between the Independent Living Center (ILC) of the Kenai Peninsula and the United States Postal Service. Earlier this year we received a complaint from a citizen of Seward the […]

Update: Seward Highway Reopened at Mile 105

Alaska DOT Press Release- UPDATE: The Seward reopened at 11:30 a.m. Please expect intermittent lane closure today 12/18, as crews will still be clearing debris from ditches and assessing the guardrail replacement. SEWARD HIGHWAY: Advisory – December 18, 2017: Per State DOT there is a large rock and mudslide across […]