My Turn: Seward's statue, scars and all

Kudos to the William H. Seward commemorative statue committee for a...Ketchikan sculptor Dave Rubin to depict Seward as he appeared - with a significant...purchase of our great state in 1867, which Seward regarded as the most significant achievement...
Pres. Obama to visit Seward, Dillingham, wrap up in Kotzebue

...Barack Obama's first trip to Alaska will include visits to Seward, Kotzebue and Dillingham, his office announced early Monday...White House spokesperson said the president will travel to the Seward area on Sept. 1 "to view the effects of climate change firsthand...
Chamber luncheon topic is Seward

...Sesquicentennial Committee, is the featured speaker at today's Juneau Chamber of Commerce Luncheon. His talk will cover William Seward's 19th century visit to Alaska after the Alaska Purchase.The luncheon will take place in the Alaska Room of Juneau International...
Seward sculpture work is in progress

...statue of Alaska historymaker William H. Seward culiminated in a serendipitous roadtrip...artist working on the piece, realized Seward's birthplace was less than an hour away...taking a trip to the town on May 16 - Seward's birthday."We stopped there on the...
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Will a statue of William Seward be a reminder of Jim Crow in Alaska?

...campaign for a 10-foot marble statue of William Seward in our capital city. They are honoring Seward's purchase of Alaska from the Russians on...and I am not Native - a holiday commemorating Seward is hurtful to many of our indigenous Alaskans...
Alaska Arts Confluence announces second round of Fort Seward art commissions

...second round of commissions for the Fort Seward Historic District Sculpture Garden. visit to Historic Fort William H. Seward, after a series of community stakeholder...of the burnt Barracks Building in Fort Seward.Artists and stakeholders came together...
South Seward Street to be closed

...Walter Soboleff Center downtown will require the closure of South Seward Street on Thursday evening and all day Friday.City officials...m. Thursday and last to 10 p.m. Friday.The section of Seward Street between Front Street and Municipal Way will be closed...
Alaska Science Forum: An oasis on the Seward Peninsula

On a recent ski trip across the Seward Peninsula, I followed a trail along the Pilgrim River broken by...of the deadliest organisms in the history of mankind invaded the Seward Peninsula.The 1918 Spanish flu killed millions of people worldwide...
Alaska's scenic Seward Highway reopens after rockslide

...Rocks including a boulder the size of a desk slid onto the Seward Highway on Monday morning within Anchorage city limits.Alaska...state weigh station south of wildlife refuge Potter Marsh.The Seward Highway connects Anchorage to the community of Girdwood and...
Woody the Steller sea lion dies at Alaska Sealife Center

SEWARD - A 22-year-old Steller sea lion that was one of the original residents of the Alaska Sealife Center in Seward was euthanized Monday.The center says the sea lion named Woody had stopped eating and had rapidly declined.Male Steller...


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