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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.

Letter to the Editor

Re: Title V Grant Dear Mayor Shafter, Seward City Council Members & Interested Citizens of Seward, Lynn Hohl belatedly received a copy of the July 10, 2006 memorandum from the city manager to the mayor, council and interested citizens of Seward regarding “Performance Evaluation or Setup for Failure”. She didn’t […]