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Seward's Pigskin Picks

Week 2 winner is . . . Cory Harris! With 55 ballots in the pot, it looked like it was going to be a tough win to decipher. We had 9 folks with 12 correct picks and 5 folks with 13! Then, out of nowhere, came Cory, who crushed the […]

Seahawk harriers head to state

Seahawk harriers head to state

Girls and boys Seahawk harriers are on their way to the State Championships next Saturday in Skyview. Seward boys agonized through a tense moment during the awards ceremony when the Valdez boys team were handed the Seahawks’ third place birth to the State Finals.

Last Editor of the Seward Phoenix Log?

“… thought Alice, and she went on. “Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” said the Cat. “I don’t much care where –” said Alice. “Then it doesn’t matter which way you […]

Seahawks Cross Country Regional Race

On Saturday 9/23/06 on the Nikiski Cross Country Trail the Seward Seahawks Cross Country team will be running their Regional Race. Jr.Varsity teams will be competing in their last race of the season. JV runners senior Erin Moore (racing her last high school race) and Junior Koal Backlund are potential […]

Just the facts please.

Greetings Most of you should have received a Post Card by now in your mailbox. Yes, I’m the culprit – however, there’s some confusion on reading into it. There is no comment or statement anywhere on the card that states the picture with the Red X over the names – […]

Mary Lowell Center conference center feasibility study

By Russell Stigall – 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- 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 […]