LeMaitre family, chamber settle suit

The $5 million lawsuit by the family of the man who did not return off Mount Marathon in 2012 has been settled for $20,000, announced the Seward Chamber of Commerce yesterday in a press release. Michael LeMaitre did not return from the annual 4th...

City rejects marijuana initiative

In a rare action Seward City Council passed a resolution to make a recommendaton on how to vote on a state ballot measure. The City officially opposes the passage of Ballot Measure 2, the vote to further legalize marijuana in Alaska, in the Nov. 4...

Begich gets boost while wife Bonito is in town

Deborah Bonito is on the road and in the skies these days on the campaign trail for her husband, Sen. Mark Begich. On Oct. 6, she came to Seward to meet with constituents and the press. After visiting several places in Seward, she shared coffee and...

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Rocking the Boat

We’re supporting Mark Begich in his re-election bid to the U.S. Senate. After considerable thought we make this unqualified endorsement of the incumbent because of his dedication to hard work and commitment to Alaskans. Sen. Begich has proven...