Questions and Answers - Modify the sidebar for this page

I'm trying to get my Q&A page:

(remove the default blog categories/search/archives/etc

to display like this:

Were you can see the Q&A categories and tag clouds for all questions/answers pages.

I been working on this and reading thru the forums but Im having no luck.

Another problem as well is when you click on a category or tag (questions/answers) the page displays nothing.

Your help is greatly appreciated!!!