The Morning Interview

The Morning Interview airs at 8:18 AM, Mon – Fri.

Hames Gymnastics ‘sticks it’ at state meet

Trisha Bessert, Head Coach of Hames Gymnastics, is joined by members of the team to talk about their meet in Anchorage earlier this month. Downloadable audio. Here is how they placed... Darby Osborne: 2nd Vault, 2nd Floor, 3rd Bars, 2nd All Around Santanna Sumauang: 1st on Vault, 4th All Around Macee Steinson: 1st Floor, 2nd Vault, 3rd Bars, 4th All Around Lindsey: 4th on Vault, 6th All Around

Au revoir coal, Père Noël agrees to biofuels following Paris summit

A defiant Père Noël tours Paris on a sleigh loaded with fromage. (Flickr photo/Luis Ruiz)Santa Claus -- or Père Noël as he is known in France -- has just returned from the Paris Climate Summit. He and his Climate Policy Advisor, Rainy Winters, outline the North Pole's agenda for reducing carbon emissions. With KCAW's Robert Woolsey. Downloadable audio.

Annual ANS/ANB Annual Community Christmas Dinner is on!

Organizers Kerry MacLane and Joy Wood invite everyone to the 45th Annual Community Christmas Dinner, 2 PM Friday, December 25, at the ANB Founders Hall. Turkey, ham, stuffing, potatoes, salad -- and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus! Downloadable audio.

Citizens’ Task Force balances revenues, spending, growth

Citizens' Task Force chair Rob Allen, and Sitka chief administrative officer Jay Sweeney, outline the role of the CTF, and put the group's challenges into context. They describe Sitka as one of the most comprehensively-governed communities in Alaska. Downloadable audio.

Poet shares latest collection

caroline_1_color_5x7_medCaroline Goodwin is the poet laureate of San Mateo county, and daughter of Sitkans Bill and Nancy Yaw Davis. Downloadable audio.

Sitka Children’s Museum opening Jan. 13

11220092_1510672499231868_2242094042012043134_nJeanette Farah, creator of the Sitka Children's Museum, discusses the benefits of pretend play for kids and the opening of the new museum on Jan. 13, 2016. Downloadable audio.

Tlingit Solstice bonfire celebrates New Year

Roby Littlefield and Nels Lawson talked about plans for a Tlingit Solstice Bonfire, on Mon Dec 21. Downloadable audio.

Expert talks changes to Social Security benefits

Financial expert Cyndy Gibson discusses changes to Social Security in the “Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015.” The bill closed some loopholes and changed some benefits. Downloadable audio.

Sitka High basketball team eyes state

Sitka High School basketball players Trevan Coleman and Braden Case chat with Sitka Sentinel's Tom Hesse about their hopes for the season on the weekly activities report. Downloadable audio.

Holiday brass is here

2_Holiday-Brass-sb-940x470Roger Schmidt, director of Sitka Fine Arts Camp, shares the history of the Holiday Brass Concert in Sitka. This year is the 12th year of bringing world-class musicians to Baranof Island. Downloadable audio.