Recent News & Information

Mary Lowell Center conference center feasibility study

By Russell Stigall – SewardCityNews.com The city of Seward will need aggressive marketing and the support of locals to make successful the proposed Mary Lowell Center conference facility. “Success will require providing a very high quality conference experience,” said Chris Beck of Agnew Beck Consultants, the group that carried out […]

Candidates for city council

Sent in by Debra Hafemeister: I sent these questions to the candidates for city council and requested a reply by 8/18. So far all responded except Iris. 1. For Willard Dunham, Betsy Keller and John French: You all have strong ties to the Alaska SeaLife Center – financial, family, volunteer […]

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda

Monday, September 25, 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. October is Fire Prevention Month 2. Lost Lake Run Proclamation for Marsha Vincent 3. Unveiling of Hoben Park Interpretive Panel to […]

Public Funds and Community Benefit

I attended the IMS presentation at the Aug 8th work session with interest. I agree that updating and expansion of the UAF Institute of Marine Science facility, including replacement of the aging Alpha Helix is long overdue; however I do not agree that expending tax dollars to construct a dedicated […]

SewardCityNews now has Classifieds

SewardCityNews is now the place to go to advertise or buy old spinning reels, 10-speed bicycles, or brand new three-bedroom apartments. Buisness ventures can describe goods and services and employers can find employees or vice versa. For now and maybe forever classifieds are free of charge and user defined. Click […]

QAP Construction Update

Sent in by the Seward Project Office- sewardprojects@arctic.net The Alaska Department of Transportation (DOT) and QAP are working together to improve 3rd Avenue/Seward Highway from Railway Avenue to Bear Lake Road. During construction, we [DOT & QAP] will be emailing you updates every Monday, or when major construction events arise […]

It’s Hunting Season and the Coast Guard Auxiliary offers 7 tips to keep hunters safe

Daffy: “It’s Wabbit season!” Bugs: “Duck season!” Daffy: “Wabbit season!” Bugs: “Duck season!!” Daffy: “Wabbit season!!” Bugs: “Duck season!!!” Daffy: “Wabbit season!!!” USCG Auxiliary: “It’s Hunting Season and we want you to be safe!!!” And while we all enjoyed Daffy Duck and Bugs Bunny fight over which season it actually […]

It's Hunting Season and the Coast Guard Auxiliary offers 7 tips to keep hunters safe

Daffy: “It’s Wabbit season!” Bugs: “Duck season!” Daffy: “Wabbit season!” Bugs: “Duck season!!” Daffy: “Wabbit season!!” Bugs: “Duck season!!!” Daffy: “Wabbit season!!!” USCG Auxiliary: “It’s Hunting Season and we want you to be safe!!!” And while we all enjoyed Daffy Duck and Bugs Bunny fight over which season it actually […]

Pork

A commentary for SewardCityNews.com by Tim McDonald Councilman Robert Thomas takes exception to my public comments that “I smell Pork sizzling” at the last city council meeting. Also he accused me of inflating the estimates for new Ballaine Blvd replacement picnic pavilions to $500,000 each when estimates are less.