The Morning Interview

The Morning Interview airs at 8:16 AM, Mon – Fri.

Meet Raven Radio’s winter fellow, Emily Russell!

KCAW's Post-Graduate Fellow bird hunting in Nome, Alaska. (Photo courtesy of Emily Russell.)Emily Kwong spoke to Emily Russell about moving to Fairbanks to pursue a Master's degree in Northern Studies, getting her start in radio at KNOM in Nome, eating whale on St. Lawrence Island, and missing the sport of squash in Alaska. Downloadable audio.

Alaska Day to celebrate nursing on the Last Frontier

Alaska Day 2014. (KCAW Photo/Emily Kwong)Alaska Day Committee member Elaine Strelow talks about the full schedule of events. She's joined by Marilyn Coruzzi, a major promoter this year for the theme: “Nursing in the Last Frontier." Downloadable audio.

Author Debbie Miller kicks off Alaska Book Week

Kettleson's collection of Alaskana, and the C.L. Andrews collection, are right at home in Stratton. (KCAW photo/Robert Woolsey)Debbie Miller has published 15 books for children on Arctic subjects. She will read about some of her favorite Alaska animals this Saturday 10:30 at the Sitka Public Library. Downloadable audio.

Series at Sitka Community Hospital to focus on childbirth education

Sharon Sullivan, lactation consultant and childbirth educator at Sitka Community Hospital, discusses the upcoming childbirth education series, starting Monday, October 3. Downloadable audio.

Stop, drop, and roll! October is fire safety month

Firemen1Fire Chief Dave Miller talks about taking care of your woodstoves and space heaters. He encourages families to have a safety plan in place in case of a fire. Downloadable audio.

Colombian artists to perform at Sitka PAC

Juliana Rios Martinez is a visiting artist from Columbia. She'll participate in a joint show with Colombian musician Ruben Dario Lopez Espina on Saturday, October 1 at 7 PM in the Sitka PAC.

Sitka Community Theater recruiting for Radio Adventure Hour

Members of Sitka Community Theater are recruiting for this winter's Radio Adventure Hour – an hour of live radio theater with live sound effects – at Rasmuson Center. Downloadable audio.

Southeast Senior Services to discuss family caregiving

Shelly Smith, with Southeast Senior Services, will discuss her presentation on family caregiver support services, planned for lunchtime today from 11:30 to 12:30 at the Swan Lake Senior Center. Downloadable audio.

Upcoming class to address mental health first aid

Lloyd Platson with Sitka Counseling and Prevention Services talks about a mental health first aid class on Thursday, September 29, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the downstairs conference room at 111 Metlakatla St. Downloadable audio.

Drama, Debate, & Forensics event in search of judges

Sitka debaters "huddle" to strategize.Marcia Drake coaches MEHS's Drama, Debate, & Forensics team, who is hosting and competeing in a meet Oct. 1. The DDF event is in search of judges for the upcoming event. Downloadable audio.