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Improv Comedy show Saturday August 25th

Ready for laughs?  Tangled Lines will be hosting an improv comedy show Saturday August 25th at the Rae Building, 8pm.  If you seen ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway,’ you get the idea, all suggestions for scene content comes from the audience.  This is our final show for 2018, so don’t […]

ROCKWELL KENT WILDERNESS CENTENNIAL JOURNAL

ROCKWELL KENT WILDERNESS CENTENNIAL JOURNAL

This week — 100 years ago on August 24th — Rockwell Kent and his eight-year-old son arrived in Seward. The next day he “discovered” Fox Island and decided to settle there for the winter. Beginning in late July I began a Facebook page shadowing Kent and his son as they […]

BUY YOUR RAFFLE TICKET TODAY!

BUY YOUR RAFFLE TICKET TODAY!

Don’t miss this travel raffle opportunity. Two unrestricted round-trip Alaska Airlines tickets could be yours simply for supporting Alaska SeaLife Center! Tickets are available at our ticketing counter now. You must be present in Alaska to purchase tickets. Call 907-224-6355 or email development@alaskasealife.org for additional information.  

Nightly Lodging work session Tuesday, August 21, 6 pm

Nightly Lodging, Vacation Rental Homes, Short-term Rentals, B&Bs: whatever the term, the Seward Code is being reviewed for revision by the Seward Planning and Zoning Commission with a series of public work sessions and meetings. The first public work session on July 18 was very informative but poorly attended. Community […]

Listen to the Interim City Manager Interviews!

There is an Executive Session of City Council on Wednesday 8/22/18 to select the Interim City Manager and discuss their contract. Here is the recording of all the interviews conducted on 8/26/2018. You have till Wednesday 8/22/18 to give Council your feedback! Remember, it’s best to let all 7 Council […]

Title 1 Pre-K Fall Screening

Seward Elementary School will hold a fall screening for Title 1 Pre-School on Tuesday, August 28th.   This is a free 2.5 hour pre-school for eligible students and transportation is not provided for this program. Students must be 4 years old by September 1, 2018. Screening appointments will be made when […]

Hartmut Gronau 04/10/1940-08/13/2018

Hartmut Gronau 04/10/1940-08/13/2018

Hartmut “Hart” Gronau was born in East Prussia, city of Memel. Soon after he was born, the family had to flee from the Russians . His father fell in WWII in 1944.  When he saw that everyone was crying, he said: “Don’t cry, I get on my horsey and bring […]

6th Grade Orientation

Parents, Any incoming sixth grader who is interested in meeting his/her teacher before school starts is welcome to come by the school with a parent on Monday, August 20 between 2:00 and 5:00. Teachers will be in the building working, but will be available for an informal walk around the […]

Coalition on Homelessness Meeting

Coalition on Homelessness Meeting

  All are invited to a meeting to develop a coalition to explore and understand the issue of homelessness in Seward. Agenda includes: ►Define mission and mission statement ►Define goals ►Select name ►Determine leadership ►Next steps… Tuesday – August 7, 2018 6:00 – 7:00 pm Community Room Seward Community Library […]

Don’t Wait to Vaccinate!!

Don’t Wait to Vaccinate!!

Schedule your school immunizations appointment today!! Public Health Nurse will be in Seward August 15-16. Call now to make an appointment 907-335-3400 or 1800-770-4871. Fees are on Sliding Fee Scale, No one is turned away due to inability to pay or insurance status.   Services Available * Well Child Exams for kids […]