Coffee Table Archive

KDLL's Shaylon Cochran interviews Senator Mark Begich.

Now that the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly has finalized its budget for next year, it’s time to take a look at what the Borough will be working on in the coming months. Join us as we sit down to talk with Borough Mayor Mike Navarre.

As the Funny River fire moves further into the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, it’s time to think about what happens once the flames are out. On this week’s Coffee Table, we’ll speak with Refuge Manager Andy Loranger and Dr. Mark Wipfli from the University of Alaska Fairbanks about how the fire was fought, and what changes might result from it. 

Get the latest info on the Funny River Fire, plus a discussion of the fire's long-term ramifications, on this edition of "Coffee Table," featuring KBBI Reporter Shady Grove Oliver and Fire Information Officer Bernie Paneda.

Get an update on what happened in the recently completed session of the Alaska Legislature and what the new laws mean to you with Kenai Peninsula legislators Sen. Peter Micciche and Rep. Paul Seaton.

Learn about the state of agriculture on the Kenai Peninsula on this week’s edition of the “Coffee Table” program, as agriculture experts sit down for a discussion on how some folks are making money – even during Alaska’s short growing season.

How can ordinary citizens reduce violence and abuse in their communities? On this week’s “Coffee Table” program, we explore that topic – and learn what the “Green Dot” program is all about – when experts from the Leeshore Center in Kenai and the South Peninsula Haven House join us.

On this week’s edition of the “Coffee Table” program, we take on the difficult but important subject of alcoholism and its effect on our neighbors and our society. Meet three people who are recovering from alcoholism, hear their stories of survival and learn what resources are available on the Kenai Peninsula for those who suffer from this terrible disease. 

This week, we catch up on important issues facing the Kenai Peninsula Borough, with a discussion with Borough Assembly members Bill Smith, Hal Smalley, Mako Haggerty and Brent Johnson. 

Catch up on important issues facing the Kenai Peninsula Borough on this edition of the “Coffee Table,” featuring Borough Assembly members Kelly Wolf and Bill Smith.

The state legislative session has reached its midpoint. On this week's "Coffee Table" program, Sen. Peter Micciche and Rep. Mike Chenault give us an idea of how the important issues are shaping up in Juneau.

It’s time to catch up on important issues facing the Kenai Peninsula Borough on this week’s “Coffee Table” program, as Borough Mayor Mike Navarre sits with us in the studio.

Books always make a great Christmas gift for the readers among your friends and family. If you need some expert advice to pick out that perfect book, join the Kenai Peninsula’s very own New York Times best-selling author Dana Stabenow on Coffee Table this week to find out what’s on her shopping list.

It’s the KBBI/KDLL newsroom’s annual “Year In Review” show on this week’s edition of the “Coffee Table." Join Ariel Van Cleave, Shaylon Cochran and Aaron Selbig as they revisit some of the most important news stories of 2013.

On this week’s edition of the “Coffee Table” program, we take a hard look at drug addiction – how it has affected young, people, families and our communities. Drug treatment experts and family members affected by addiction join us for the conversation.