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Nov. 1-30 Archery League begins The fall session of the Seward Archery League is now under way. The league will run from Nov. 1 through Nov. 30 at the Alaska Railroad Terminal. Residents are encouraged to grab their bow and arrows and attend target...

 

Clifton Roger Bennett

On November 4, 2017, Clifton Roger Bennett, age 98, passed away peacefully with family by his side. He was born in Meeteetse, Wyoming, on March 7, 1919, to Miles William Bennett and Dorothy Siebert Bennett. His siblings included William, Louise and...

 

Annual Halloween bash scares up $7,000

The Seward Parks and Recreation Department’s annual annual Halloween Carnival raised a few shrieks and laughs—and a lot of money. According to SPRD officials, the event raised more than $7,000. Those funds will be used to help sponsor local...

 

Community Calendar

Nov. 1-30 Archery League begins The fall session of the Seward Archery League is now under way. The league will run from Nov. 1 through Nov. 30 at the Alaska Railroad Terminal. Residents are encouraged to grab their bow and arrows and attend target...

 

Captain's Mast

The following is from the journals of the Seward Police Department. Those who have been arrested or summoned are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. Oct. 27 0939 - Court requested a welfare check on a citizen at Glacierview...

 

Community Calendar

Nov. 1-30 Archery League begins The fall session of the Seward Archery League is now under way. The league will run from Nov. 1 through Nov. 30 at the Alaska Railroad Terminal. Residents are encouraged to grab their bow and arrows and attend target...

 

Community Calendar

Oct. 26 USFS to hold meeting The United States Forest Service will hold a meeting on Thursday, October 26, to discuss a request for heli-skiing opportunities in the Seward area. The meeting, which is open to the public, is scheduled to begin at 6...

 

Community Calendar

Oct. 21 Community book club The Community Book Club meeting will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 21, at the Seward Community Library and Museum. At the meeting, Eowyn Ivey’s latest book, “To the Bright Edge of the World,” will be discus...

 

Scholarships available for Seward Energy Science Challenge

Students who are participating in the first Seward Student Science Challenge held at the Seward Energy Forum & Fair will be competing for up to $4,000 in scholarship funding. Generous donations have been made by Chugach Electric Association, Seward...

 

Annual energy forum slated for Oct. 13-14

The City of Seward and the Seward Sustainable Energy Group will host the fourth annual Seward Energy Forum & Fair on Oct. 13-14 at the AVTEC Student Service Center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on...

 

Marathon wrestlers to host annual meet on March 2-3

The Marathon Wrestling Club received some welcome news from state officials: March is the time some of the area’s top young wrestlers will flood into Seward. The Marathon Wrestling Club was informed their annual tournament had been approved for...

 

Open House on Marine Terminal is planned

The Alaska Railroad Corporation will be holding an open house to view the master plan for expansion of the Seward Marine Terminal on Tuesday, September 26. Members of the Railport Seward team are scheduled to be on hand to discuss the master plan...

 

Captain's Mast

The following is from the journals of the Seward Police Department. Those who have been arrested or summoned are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. Aug. 22 0032 - Wells Fargo Security reported a network failure alarm at Third...

 

Salmonfest to kick off festivities this Friday

To be sure, there will be no shortage of fish, love or music this weekend on the Kenai Peninsula. Salmonfest will make sure of that. Alaska’s largest festival will showcase more than 60 bands and musical acts over a three-day period beginning...

 

Captain's Mast

The following is from the journals of the Seward Police Department. Those who have been arrested or summoned are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. July 21 0007 - Citation issued to CHRISTOPHER W BARTOSZ at Third and D Street...

 

Jewel to headline Salmonfest event

Famed Alaskan singer-songwriter Jewel will headline Salmonfest 2017, which is scheduled for August 4 to 6 in Ninilchik. The three-day event will feature more than 60 acts. Jewel, a native of the Kenai Peninsula, has sold more than 30 million albums...

 
 By Tommy Wells    Features    June 8, 2017

Trailblazers hold 25th anniversary gala for Iditarod Trail Bike Path

The Iditarod Trail reached a different type of milestone on Sunday afternoon. Well, at least the first part of it did. The Seward Iditarod Trailblazers celebrated the 25th anniversary of the...

 

2017 Mermaid Festival

The Seward Mermaid Festival was held this past weekend as a part of the annual harbor opening activities. The three-day event drew hundreds of visitors to the community....

 

ARRC meeting slated for May 9

The Alaska Railroad Corp. will be holding a public meeting on May 9 at the Dale R. Lindsey Terminal in Seward to discuss its Master Plan. During the meeting, members of the Railport Seward Team will be on hand to answer questions. The meeting is...

 

Miss Melody wins SPRD basketball title

Sports and Recreation at the AVTEC Gym will be closed for a week, beginning on Dec. 24 to allow SPRD employees tp perform maintenance and cleaning. The gym is scheduled to reopen on Jan. 1, 2017. End...

 

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from Seward

A Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Seward, Alaska 1971 By Donna Kowalski (Submitted by her granddaughter Kameron Adair) Yes, Seward is merry As the holidays near From the top of the mount To the old railroad pier The streets gaily lighted For...

 

ASLC announces new board officers, members

The Alaska SeaLife Center (ASLC) welcomed four new members to its Board of Directors, and announced the election of two new officers: board chair, Ryan Stuart of Law Office of Ryan A. Stuart, P.C;...

 

Alaska artists encouraged to submit art for ARRC contest

The Alaska Railroad (ARRC) is soliciting submissions for its annual commemorative artwork program. The artist selected will be commissioned to create artwork that is the basis for the 2018 Alaska Railroad official commemorative print. The annual...

 

ARRC to hold meeting on terminal expansion on Oct. 11

The Alaska Railroad Corporation’s plans for expanding its Seward terminal will take center stage on Oct. 11 when ARCC officials hold a meeting to discuss the ongoing project. During the meeting, ARRC officials will provide updates and share...

 

Paperman to serve as auctioneer at Oct. 2 Dessert Extravaganza

Jean Schwafel, the Chairman of St. Peter’s Dessert Extravaganza with its Live & Silent Auction, announce earlier this week that Dave Paperman will serve as this year’s Auctioneer. This community inspired fundraiser will be held in the Community...

 

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