The Coffee Break Podcast
Back to School tips from the BBB, and Inclusive Playgrounds

Back to School tips from the BBB, and Inclusive Playgrounds

August 30, 2019

Hannah Stiff with the Better Business Bureau starts us off talking about back to school and tips to protect the identity of our children. And we close with Leah Norberg, who is behind the push to install a new, inclusive playground in the North Valley. 

Rocking Tree Farm and Sons of the American Legion

Rocking Tree Farm and Sons of the American Legion

August 29, 2019

We learn about an incredible resource in our community for veterans, Rocking Tree Farm. And we then close out the show talking about the Sons of the American Legion. 

Jeff and James Buscher with the Zero to Five Initiative

Jeff and James Buscher with the Zero to Five Initiative

August 28, 2019

Jeff and James Buscher with the Zero to Five Initiative stop by the studio to fill us in on just what that is, who it's for, and what the hopes and goals of that program really are. 

Helena Civic Center Advisory Board

Helena Civic Center Advisory Board

August 26, 2019

Hear from members of the Helena Civic Center Advisory Board on the city's proposed changes for the organizational structure around the building. 

Van’s Thriftway and Paws in the Pool

Van’s Thriftway and Paws in the Pool

August 23, 2019

There are a pair of fantastic events coming up this weekend! On Sunday, you can bring your dog down to the Last Chance Splash pool to take a few laps. The day before, on Saturday, you can stop by Van's Thriftway and help them raise funds to put wheelchair swings in a few of our city parks. 

St. Peter’s Health: Orthopedics, and Postpartum care

St. Peter’s Health: Orthopedics, and Postpartum care

August 22, 2019

Vice President of the St. Peter's Medical Group, Brian Lee, joins our new orthopedic surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Dickson to start the show. Closing us out: Nurse practitioner and lactation consultant Melissa Zimmerman, and physical therapist Angie Robertson.

Helena’s Fusion Robotics and County Commissioner Andy Hunthausen

Helena’s Fusion Robotics and County Commissioner Andy Hunthausen

August 21, 2019

Members of Helena's Fusion Robotics team stop by to chat about their recent experiences at the World Championships and other competitions, and let us know about their need for a new meeting space in the near future. Lewis and Clark County Commissioner Andy Hunthausen closes out the show, sharing the latest happenings with flood preparedness and mitigation, the detention center upgrades, and more. 

Lewis and Clark Library Director John Finn; Helena Public Schools Superintendent Tyler Ream

Lewis and Clark Library Director John Finn; Helena Public Schools Superintendent Tyler Ream

August 20, 2019

Lewis and Clark Library Director John Finn fills us in on the happenings at the library, including Thursday's outdoor showing of The Goonies and upcoming construction news. Closing out the show is Helena Public Schools Superintendent Tyler Ream, getting us ready for the start of a new school year and the opening of three new schools. 

City Commissioner Ed Noonan and City PIO Rebecca Connors

City Commissioner Ed Noonan and City PIO Rebecca Connors

August 19, 2019

Helena City Comissioner Ed Noonan discusses the potential shift in oversight of the Helena Civic Center, and Rebecca Connors closes the show with information about this weekend's hazardous waste disposal event. 

Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels

August 16, 2019

Stewart checks in with the RMDC and gets all the information about how you can help volunteer with Meals on Wheels. And if you are a senior who could use the service, that information is here, too!