Want to help paint a mural? Volunteers are invited to help paint the newly updated “Alaska Aviation in Seward” mural on September 16 and 17 in the Seward Community Library/Museum basement. To sign up for a painting slot, visit Ranting Raven or call 907-224-2228 or 907-947-5175. The original “Dawn of […]
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A large, bright yellow tug was spotted between rainsqualls yesterday cruising slowly down the west side of Resurrection Bay. Lucky boaters and bay watchers were treated to the sight of the Crowley Maritime’s tug “Alert” test its firefighting pumps. Higher and higher rose the powerful plumes of water, farther and farther they […]
Rain got you down? Tropics sound nice? You are invited to an informational meeting about the Seward Student Travel Club‘s next trip! The meeting is Wednesday, September 13th at 6:30 pm in the Art Room at Seward High. Expand your child’s horizons with a life changing journey! After school lets […]
Enjoy a bit of theatre? Costumer(s) and makeup “artists” are invited to join us at Port City Players for an information/interest meeting on Monday, September 11th, at 6pm at the Breeze Inn. You don’t have to be experienced; in fact, this is an amateur’s opportunity to be creative, give back to the […]
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT National Weather Service ANCHORAGE AK 954 AM AKDT Tue Sep 5 2017 AKZ111-125-061330- Matanuska Valley-Western Prince William Sound- Including the cities of Palmer, Wasilla, Sutton, Chickaloon, Whittier, Seward, Girdwood, and Moose Pass 954 AM AKDT Tue Sep 5 2017 …Very Windy and Wet Conditions on the Way… […]
by Michelle Strubeck for Seward City News- On August 25th, Governor Bill Walker, our second Alaskan born governor, arrived in Seward to spend some personal time here with his wife Donna in celebration of their fortieth wedding anniversary. The Walkers also took part in the Lost Lake Run benefiting those with cystic […]
Sports & Recreation Schedule at the AVTEC Gym (519 4th Ave) Open Tue – Fri 9:30am to 9pm, Sat 10am to 6pm Sauna is open Tue & Thu from 7 to 9pm. Men 7pm, Women 8pm Open Basketball is every Tue & Thu 7 to 9pm. Open Volleyball every Wed 6:30 to 8pm Adult drop in – $5 […]
Fish Factor: Medicinal Sea Cucumbers, Beluga Day, Fishery Grants, Video Contest and Salmon Season Count
by Laine Welch- Medicinal Sea Cucumbers Editor’s note: Drug development is a long road, and many compounds that show initial promise in laboratories do not end up being suitable for treating actual humans with actual diseases. For those few that do, it may take several years between the initial findings […]
The main runway of the Seward Airport has reopened.
Alaskan author Dan L. Walker’s #SecondhandSummer has been chosen by #AlaskaCenterfortheBook to represent Alaska at the #NationalBookFestival in Washington D.C. this weekend, Saturday, September 2 and Sunday, September 3. Each year, the National Center for the Book showcases a title from each state center at the National Bookfest and Secondhand Summer will represent Alaska at […]
As fall approaches, it’s tempting to put up bird feeders for our feathered friends. It seemed safe as no bears had been seen in town for a while, until recently. Now, a black bear momma with two adorable first-year cubs is cruising Seward neighborhoods, targeting bird feeders from Jesse Lee Subdivision to […]
The City of Seward has been notified that the State of Alaska Department of Transportation has closed the main runway of the Seward Airport until 6:00 p.m. on Friday, September 1, 2017 due to flooding.
The 2016 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the City of Seward is now available on the city’s website, under 2018-2019 Budget Information, as well as the proposed 2018-2019 Biennial Budget Calendar (this is a tentative schedule and is subject to change). CAFR: http://www.cityofseward.us/DocumentCenter/View/3682 2018-2019 Budget Calendar: http://www.cityofseward.us/DocumentCenter/View/3688
The Resurrection Roadhouse is hosting a beer and wine pairing dinner on September 9th at 6:30 PM. See information below and contact Lesley for reservations and payment: (907) 224-6533 Ext. 2259
GIGANTIC, BLOW-OUT SALE! Support senior services in Seward! INDOOR RUMMAGE SALE SATURDAY, SEPT. 9th, 9:00am to 2:00pm at SEWARD SENIOR CENTER. Volunteers are needed to help set up on Friday (Sept. 8) beginning at 1:00pm and to breakdown on Saturday after the sale at 1:30pm. More hands make for light work! Donations […]
It’s our final First Friday of the season tomorrow! Come out and visit various shops throughout downtown and the harbor as they feature artists and offer free snacks and drinks. This Friday, September 1 from 6pm-8pm. Everyone welcome! Hope to see you Friday!
August 19 2017 1556 CRIMINAL TRESPASS 911 – NON-EMERGENCY RP reported a blue dirtbike was riding fast back and forth through the river at Nash Rd. Officer responded and could not find anyone fitting the description. 1618 LOST AND FOUND Officer picked up an electric scooter found outside Adams St […]
This is a big week at Resurrect Art with two events coming up this Thursday and Friday. On Thursday, we look forward to welcoming Sam Densmore to our stage. His sound is described as Portland Indie Folk Rock: “[Sam] takes basic tools — voice, words, melodies, plus an acoustic guitar […]
by Allison Sayer for Seward City News- This has been a great blueberry season and I’d like to share a couple of my favorite blueberry recipes: Blueberry slump and blueberry scones. These blueberry recipes work well on the stovetop or woodstove. Blueberry Slump This is similar to a recipe old-timer […]