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Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Another Handicapped Parking Question: Question: Is there a penalty when I park in a space reserved for persons with disabilities using my grandmother’s special permit or license plate, run into the store myself to pick up her prescription or the post office to get her mail and save my grandmother […]

Local families needed for foreign exchange students

Highly reputed student exchange organization seeks warm & loving host families to open their hearts and homes to our wonderful foreign exchange students. These students are 15-18 yrs of age, thoroughly screened and eagerly looking forward to hear all about their American host family. They will attend your local high […]

The Board of Directors for the Seward Chamber of Commerce, Conference and Visitors Bureau, today adopted significant changes in the rules for the 2007 Seward Silver Salmon Derby®. Beginning in 2007, Derby participants will not be limited to the waters of Resurrection Bay. The Derby helps raise money for Fish […]

Seward City Council Regular Meeting- Action Agenda

Seward City Council Regular Meeting- Action Agenda

Monday, July 9, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. The following ordinance requiring a public hearing was approved: Ordinance 2007-003, An Ordinance Of The City Council Of The City Of Seward, Alaska, Amending The Land Use Plan And The Rezoning Of Lots 1-9 Block 8, Original Townsite Of Seward, From Auto Commercial […]

Seward City Council Regular Meeting- Action Agenda

Seward City Council Regular Meeting- Action Agenda

Monday, July 9, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. The following ordinance requiring a public hearing was approved: Ordinance 2007-003, An Ordinance Of The City Council Of The City Of Seward, Alaska, Amending The Land Use Plan And The Rezoning Of Lots 1-9 Block 8, Original Townsite Of Seward, From Auto Commercial […]

Local Visitor- Marty Brink

Local Visitor- Marty Brink

For the last few days I have had a very interesting visitor into my little shop at Seward Information. Marty is a fellow that has flown here from Denver Co. on his own to visit Alaska. This great individual has allowed us to reprint an interview he had given before […]

NOTICE- SEAHAWK FOOTBALL PLAYERS

GEAR DISTRIBUTION HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING ROOM 7/21 10AM -2PM 7/22 10AM-5PM 7/28 10AM-2PM Last chance for sign up, fee payment gear pick-up FIRST FORMAL PRACTICE JULY 30 9AM-3PM BRING LUNCH AND GEAR FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CALL: 224-6589 OR 491-0588

Bring back the Tusty!

It’s time for the annual Ferry Schedule Review.  There will be a teleconference on Wednesday, July 11 at 2 PM to take public comment regarding adjustments to the proposed operating plans for the upcoming year.  For details on that teleconference go to the State of Alaska home page www.state.ak.us and […]

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week:  “Keeko” is a 1-yr old neutered male Siamese mix.  This intelligent, sweet and handsome boy needs an indoor only home with someone who will appreciate his vocal and demanding nature. Wish List:  chew sticks and hooves for dogs. Jennifer Carrick Seward Animal Care and Control POB […]

7/5 City Calendar

7/5 City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda Monday, July 9, 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 […]

Public Notice- Boat Harbor Travel Lift

Public Notice- Boat Harbor Travel Lift

Alaska Coastal Management Program Seward Boat Harbor Travel Lift Your Opportunity to Comment Project Title/State ID#: Seward Boat Harbor Travel Lift/AK0706-12AA Applicant/Agent: City of Seward/Tryck Nyman Hayes Inc. Location: Kenai Peninsula Borough Coastal District. The project is located on the north shore of the Seward Small Boat Harbor; within Section […]

Catching up

Hello to Seward! I lived in Seward most of 1982, working in town at radio station KRXA. I’m curious if anyone who might read this remembers anything having to do with KRXA at this time. I’d also be appreciative of updates about Skip & Marie Fletcher who owned and operated […]

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda

Monday, June 25, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. The following resolution requiring a public hearing was approved: Resolution 2007-060, Authorizing The City Manager To Proceed With The Acquisition Of Land (Griswold property), Comprising Approximately   9.11 (+/-) Acres Of The Southwest Corner Of The Unsubdivided Remainder Of U.S.S. 1864, As Reflected In […]

LTCF access work session scheduled

A work session to discuss access issues associated with the Long Term Care Facility is tentatively set for Tuesday, July 10, 2007 at 6:30 p.m. in the Upstairs Conference Room at city hall. The Borough school district has agreed to attend that evening. As always, you’re all invited!!

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week: 12 week old puppies- a real Heinz-57 breed.  Labrador, heeler, husky, rottweiler.  Very cute and already learning to sit! Wish List: We have a bunch of great cats who need great loving homes- lots of makes and models.  Come to the shelter to meet your new […]

BURNING RESTRICTIONS FOR THE CITY OF SEWARD

BURNING RESTRICTIONS FOR THE CITY OF SEWARD

June 26, 2007 Small campfires will be allowed in designated camping areas with fire rings. This includes the coastal campgrounds and Forest Acres camp grounds areas – Burn permits for open burning will not be issued. Open burning will not be allowed until further notice. This burn ban is due […]

Seward Photographs 1948-1950

Seward Photographs 1948-1950

When Millie Sorenson came to Seward, Alaska she was a young mother overwhelmed by the beauty of the Great Land. An avid photographer, she took hundreds of photographs of the local landscapes, cityscapes, building projects, and people. On the backs of her photographs Millie wrote the tale of a new […]