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 Local    May 14, 2015 

Busy week

Seward has a busy week coming up. Below are just a few of the events. See more on Page 4. Harbor opening weekend planned Local mariners celebrate the opening of the boating season this weekend. But that’s not all. This year marks 40 years of...

 
 Local    May 14, 2015 

Relocated black bears reappear in Hope

(Hope) – A sow black bear and her four yearling cubs relocated May 1 from Anchorage’s Government Hill neighborhood made their way to the community of Hope on Turnagain Arm’s south side. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has dispatched...

 
 Local    May 14, 2015 

Bike rodeo features fun and safety for youth

Area youth turn out for the Terry's Tires Bike Safety Rodeo on Saturday. The rodeo featured Shoreside Petroleum's Helmet Junction, bike inspections, bike education, barrel racing, obstacle course,...

 
 Local    May 14, 2015 

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 Local    May 7, 2015

Wada musical delights Seward students

A standing room only greeted the American debut of "Chasing the Aurora, The Samurai Musher" at Seward High School last week and it ended with a standing ovation. The 60 performers and crew from...

 
 By Annette Shacklett    Local    May 7, 2015

Blackwater releases album, starts tour

It's about arriving home. About the wandering some of us do before we find the place we feel we can call home. Blackwater Railroad Company created its new album "Sound of Home" around the feeling of b...

 
 Local    May 7, 2015

Shuttle bus service begins

Shuttle bus service begins The free seasonal shuttle bus service began this week with the arrival of the first cruise ship of the season. The First Student school buses make a loop from Kawabe Park at Fourth and Adams, along the waterfront, cruise...

 
 Local    May 7, 2015

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 Local    April 30, 2015

National park tourism in Alaska creates $1.4 billion in economic benefit

A new National Park Service report shows that 2.68 million visitors to national parks in Alaska spent $1.14 billion in the state in 2014. That spending resulted in 17,000 jobs and had a cumulative...

 
 Local    April 30, 2015

Group gets a jump on cleaning up along highway

A group gets a jump on Super Satuday by cleaning up along the last week. Super Saturday, when TYC engages the entire community in cleaning up is set for May 9....

 
 Local    April 30, 2015

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 Local    April 23, 2015

ASLC names new science director

Alaska SeaLife Center The Alaska SeaLife Center has appointed Dr. Markus Horning as science director effective July 13. Dr. Horning is an associate professor at Oregon State University’s Marine Mammal Institute. He has conducted research at the...

 
 Local    April 23, 2015

Factors affecting salmon spawning identified

Warmer water and smaller run sizes can increase the rates at which salmon spawn away from their home streams, according to a study led by a University of Alaska Fairbanks researcher. Peter Westley, assistant professor of fisheries at UAF’s School...

 
 Local    April 23, 2015

Spring: It's time to fix up, clean up

Folks around town get started on projects and cleaning....

 
 Local    April 23, 2015

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 Local    April 16, 2015

Wada musical comes to town

Based on the true story of Jurijo Wada, a musical about his life will make its premier U.S. performance in Seward. “The Samurai Musher: the Story of Jujiro Wada” is based on the story of Jujiro Wada told through letters he wrote from Alaska to...

 
 Local    April 16, 2015

Fair aims to raise awareness of abuse

Families turn out for Saturday's third annual Seward Spring Carnival at the cruise ship terminal. The carnival's aim is to raise awareness of child abuse, child sexual abuse, teen dating violence,...

 
 Local    April 16, 2015

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 Local    April 9, 2015

Processor busy with recent catch

Seward Fisheries was busy earlier this week with fishing boats coming in. The Icicle Seafoods Inc. plant is processing Pacific cod, black cod and halibut this time of year....

 
 Local    April 9, 2015

Job fair brings info to workers

Tuesday. 40-some employers set up at AVTEC to disseminate information about their companies and talk with potential workers....

 
 Local    April 9, 2015

Camping season begins

Campers along the downtown waterfront begin the season this week in Seward. Seward Parks and Recreation Department is gearing up with staff for the core of the season in June, July and...

 
 Local    April 9, 2015

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 Local    April 2, 2015

House passes bill to ensure passenger rail service

A bill aimed at keeping Alaska Railroad Corp. passenger service on track and to avoid penalties by the Federal Railroad Administration passed the Alaska House of Representatives Tuesday, according to a House majority press release. House Bill 140...

 
 Local    April 2, 2015

Out for a picnic

A Sunday school group goes out for a picnic in the early years of the 20th century....

 
 Local    April 2, 2015

Holy Week and Easter Services

Churches in the Seward area have the following services planned for Holy Week and Easter. Community Services...

 

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