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Bird Feathers and the Smell of Tangerines

Bird Feathers and the Smell of Tangerines

by Ned Rozell- Millions of Alaska birds nest on rocky emerald islands seen by few people other than ship captains. One of the funkiest of these creatures is the crested auklet, which looks like a bassist in a punk band and smells like a tangerine. These hand-size birds have intrigued […]

***Change of location 2018 Baseball opening day***

Unfortunately, Mother Nature doesn’t want to cooperate with us this year for the opening day of Seward Little League Baseball.  All of this wet/snowy/slushy weather has waterlogged the downtown little league field and has rendered it unusable for opening day. Therefore, registration has been moved to the old library (city […]

Seward High Student Health Fair Stencils

Seward High Student Health Fair Stencils

Seward High Art Students created multilayer stencils illustrating any healthy activity in their lives for the Seward Community Health Fair this past weekend.  The public was welcome to jury this art show and four students pieces were voted as the most popular and will be receiving prizes!  Congrats in no particular order […]

Don’t Read This, Watch the Road

Don’t Read This, Watch the Road

By Moriah Doepken and Joevahnta Usugan-Weddington For Earth Day 2018 we wanted to share a story about Sam Daniel who has been picking up trash along the Seward Highway for 27+ years. He has inspired us to practice environemtal stewardship, and we hope he will inspire you. When we initially […]

Baseball opening day 2018

Baseball opening day 2018

Get ready to PLAY BALL!!!! The Seward Little League 2018 season is about to get under way.  A dedicated group of volunteers has been working diligently to prepare for another great season of Little League in Seward.  The equipment has been inspected, inventoried and dispersed to the coaches. Opening day […]

Opinion – Teaching in Alaska

Opinion – Teaching in Alaska

by Brinna Langford- I’ve dedicated my life to teaching in Alaska. Here’s why I’m leaving. I recently read an opinion piece published in the Anchorage Daily News titled, “Alaska, I’m Breaking Up With You.” and while the tone set by the author does not mirror what I see every day […]

Bear Bell Run – Friday, June 8

Bear Bell Run – Friday, June 8

The Bear Bell run is a one-mile race just for kids ages 3-12.  The course follows the Waterfront Bike Path. Check-in is at the Branson Pavilion at 10:00 am; race starts at 11 am. Register at Seward Parks and Recreation (519 4th Ave) or go to our website at www.cityofseward.us.  […]