Recent News & Information

FREE TRAINING FOR FISHERMEN

The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association will be conducting a US Coast Guard required drill conductor class in Seward Tuesday April 7, 2009. It will be held in the Radar Room at AVTEC on Second Avenue. It is free for commercial fishers, but space is limited. To register or more […]

Kids Learn Fire Safty

Kids Learn Fire Safty

Seeds of Faith Preschool have been learning about fire safety and on February 26 and 27th, both preschool classes received a visit from the Seward Fire Department to show the preschoolers the equipment they use and to go over what they had learned in school.  The two preschool classes then […]

Local Junior musher

Local Junior musher

Local Junior musher, Travis Beals, finished 2nd in his rookie year on the Junior Iditarod Sled dog race. He finished less than an hour behind Cain Carter, who was running in his fourth Junior Iditarod race. Cain is the stepson of Iditarod and Yukon Quest champion, Lance Mackey. Twenty one […]

Police Log

Police Log

02-27-09 1803 911 MISDIAL Received 911 misdial from Seal Level Seafoods. Caller AST advised he called the wrong number and was looking for Vonnie. 2321 TRESPASS ADVISEMENT A male subject was trespassed from all the bars for the evening due to his level of intoxication. A cab was called to […]

Net Metering Bill

Rep. Paul Seaton has introduced HB66 to the State House. HB66 will create a statewide interconnection standard and make net metering available for specific kinds of generation to pre-determine kW limits. HB66 represents good renewable generation support and is typical of most other states — it is a strong, moderate […]

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City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda Monday, March 9, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. 1. Call To Order 2. Pledge Of Allegiance 3. Roll Call 4. Citizens’ Comments On Any Subject Except Those Items Scheduled For Public Hearing. 5. Approval Of Agenda And Consent Agenda 6. Special Orders, Presentations And Reports […]

***KPB Flood Plain Task Force Meeting***

MARCH 4, 2009 MEETING Notice is hereby given that the Kenai Peninsula Borough “Flood Plain Task Force” will hold a meeting on Wednesday, March 4, 2009, to examine current flood plain issues and the development of options for the Seward-Bear Creek Flood Service Area. The task force meeting will begin […]

Ahoy There!

Ahoy There! is the theme of this week’s story hour at Seward Community Library. Small mariners are invited to bring a favorite toy boat or model to story hour for display during the program. Story hour is a mix of wonderful picture books, games, songs, fingerplays, puppets and music. Story […]

Rowing for Life Program deadline extended

Want to get more active? Curious about rowing? Not sure you are in shape to do it? In Rowing for Life, you will build strength, endurance and confidence through a program of gradual introduction to fitness and rowing. Starting off indoors on the “erg” (indoor rowing machine), you will learn […]

Seward Middle School Volleyball

Seward Middle School Volleyball

Excitement was found all over Seward this past week-end, but the most exciting was held at Seward Middle School who hosted the 2009 Kenai Peninsula Borough Volleyball tournament.  The tournament is the culmination of the middle school volleyball season with the top four middle schools arriving in Seward to take […]

Rep. Seaton's March 2, 2009 Newsletter

March 2, 2009 Newsletter Greetings from Juneau this 42nd day of the 26th Legislative Session.  The hectic pace continued this last week.   Now that we have finished with finance subcommittees for the operating budget it may be more manageable.  The beautiful sunny weather has served to lighten everyone’s spirits.  Next […]

Mt. Marathon Videos on Youtube

To All, I have recently uploaded some videos of last year’s Men’s Mount Marathon Race on youtube, and would like for any readers to feel free to view them. The videos were filmed in 12 locations on the race course, which I think is the most comprehensive footage that anyone […]

Seward Chamber News

Just returned from an Economic Development visit to Seattle, where we met with Marine Transportation and Service providers as well as our primary Cruise Industry customers. On the marine transportation front, businesses have their eyes on Seward, both for coal export opportunities as well as potential related to gasline project […]

Weird Book of the Week

Weird Book of the Week

In circumspect pursuit of supinely divined literary delectations, notwithstanding erstwhile proficiency in such piffling matters considering the breadth of sullen sanctimoniousness our globe engulfs at present, one warm and fainéant afternoon not so very long ago, a fortuitous encounter with an unassuming book enkindled an expansive voyage of luciferous rumination, […]