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City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda Tuesday, November 13, 2007 The following resolutions received a second and final public hearing: Resolution 2007-100 through 2007-109, Adoption of Fiscal Years 2008 City Budget, Consisting Of General Funds, Enterprise Funds, The Motor Pool Fund And The Capital Budget. The following public hearing […]

Trail Update

Trail Update

Here are some trail reports from members.  Please remember that conditions change and these updates are informational only.  Individuals need to make decisions based on current conditions. As of Sunday 11/11 at 3pm:  Exit Glacier has great snow, good for classic and do-able for skate skiing.  There are wide snowmachine […]

November Story Hours

Story Hour at the Seward Community Library takes place at 10:30 am every Friday through out the school year.  Please check between 10:15 and 10:30am.      Story Hour is geared for children ages 3 – 5.       The following are the story hours that remain during the month of November: Nov. 9 […]

Seward, Alaska, November 9, 2007— Seward ranks as one of the top 10 hottest travel destinations in the U.S. for 2008, according to a travel trends survey released by TripAdvisor®. Alaska Starts Here®, in this quaint seaside community only 2.5 road hours from Anchorage along a National Scenic Byway and […]

Sporadic Bird Report: Cedar Waxwings

November 9, 2007 Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Sunrise 8:41 am, sunset 4:41 pm, length of day 7 hours, 59 minutes; tomorrow will be 4 minutes and 48 seconds shorter. Weather: Gray skies, 30s; rain mixed with snow, sleet for variety; high winds alternating with calm. Cedar Waxwings! Once again, […]

Library Hours of Operation Change

Starting December 1, the Seward Community Library will be open on Sundays from 1 – 6 pm.  To accommodate this scheduling, the library will slightly change its hours of operation.  The new hours will be as follows:  Monday – Thursday 10 am – 8 pm, Friday and Saturday 10 am […]

Update Snow River Glacier Dam

RIVER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 1000 AM AST WED NOV 7 2007 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A RIVER STATEMENT FOR THE KENAI RIVER DUE TO THE RELEASE OF THE SNOW GLACIER DAMMED LAKE – – NO FLOODING IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

Conference Center Unfeasible

MLC Conference Center Unfeasible The City’s hopes for a Seward Conference Center in the multi-agency’s Mary Lowell Center crashed after the feasibility study was finally drafted and presented to the public for comments and a reality check on November 16th and 20th, 2006. The initial business plan was based on […]

Looking for Assistant Coach

With our swim season getting started, Seward Tsunami Swim Club has a great turn out of new swimmers. We are still looking for a person to do Assistant Coaching for our program. You do not have to have experience for this, our head coach can instruct. Two or more days […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda Tuesday, November 13, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. 1. Call to Order 2. Pledge of Allegiance 3. Roll Call Citizens’ Comments On Any Subject Except Those Items Scheduled For Public Hearing. Approval Of Agenda And Consent Agenda 6. Special Orders, Presentations And Reports A. Proclamations […]

Thank you Seward!

Seward Community Schools would like to take this opportunity to thank the following individuals and businesses in the community for their generous donations to the Seward Archery League. Seward Plumbing & Heating, Spenard Builders Supply, Seward Campground Crews, SPRD, Matt Brewi, Tony Lemme, Wally Shumway, Bernie and Sharon Weathers, Louie Bencardino, […]

Help Support Ed Tech Funding in the Schools!

From: Ed Tech Action Network (ETAN): Action: The House of Representatives and the Senate are scheduled to take up the final version of the FY08 Labor, HHS and Education Appropriations bill, which contains $272 million for Enhancing Education Through Technology (EETT) program the week of November 5. Please email your […]

Exit Glacier Road Update

Exit Glacier Road Update

Seward Nordic Ski Club Hope everyone enjoyed the weekend snowfall! Here’s a trail report from one of our members. Its 3:00 pm (Monday) and I just got off Exit Glacier Road. IT WAS GREAT! (You know I don’t do groomed very much so what is great for me isn’t always […]

Seward High School 1st Quarter Honor Roll

9th Grade Michaela Atherton            Mackenzie  Barnwell* John Bjorgaard            Nicholas Broughton* Andrew Buchanan            Jeannette Butts Kyler   Chase*            Jonathan Chisholm* Trever Clark            Rebekah Cole Emily Draper*            Yarrow Farris* Nathaniel Feemster            Austin Gillespie Sara Kellar            James Logan* Jared Lindquist            Ryan O’Leary Amanda Olsen    […]

Seward, Alaska, November 1, 2007— The Board of Directors for the Seward Chamber of Commerce, Conference and Visitors Bureau, announced their intention to sell the historic railcar currently located on the corner of Jefferson and 3rd Ave. The decision follows efforts to determine alternative uses in partnership with a community […]

Seward Sporadic Bird Report: Bohemian Waxwings

Sunday, November 4, 2007 Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Sunrise 8:28 am, Alaska Standard Time, sunset 4:53 pm, length of day 9 hours, 57 minutes; tomorrow will be 5 minutes and 6 seconds shorter. Weather: Carpe Diem! Around here, you really have to grab the good weather before the “spots […]

Free Adoption Information Session – Nov 16th

November is recognized as National Adoption Awareness Month! Are you interested in adopting but not sure where to start? Do you have questions? Need more facts? Attend this free adoption information session! Voni Madsen, Adoption Services Coordinator with Catholic Social Services, is coming to Seward to give this information session. […]