Buckmaster Show 11/15/2018: Preparing for El Tour de Tucson

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Rachael Sedgwick,  Tucson Unified School District board member. Then Travel Talk with Bon Voyage Travel’s Ryan Hansen. Plus John Hewko, the General Secretary of Rotary International talks about Rotary’s connection to El Tour Tucson.

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Buckmaster Show 11/14/2018: Do Zoos have a future in the 21st century?

Today on BuckmasterRichard Elias, chairman of the Pima County Board of Supervisors joins me for a newsmaker interview. Then, Jason Jacobs, executive director and CEO of the Sacramento Zoo and former administrator of Tucson’s Reid Park Zoo, discusses the future of zoos in this country.

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Buckmaster Show 11/13/2018: The early and dangerous flu season in Arizona

Today on Buckmaster – The flu season has started early and strong in Arizona. We talk with Paula Mandel, RN, deputy director of the Pima County Health Department. Then Shelly Fishman has the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report. Buckmaster Environmental Contributor Mitch Tobin has the latest on the California wildfires. Plus Historian Ken Scoville on the 100th anniversary of Hotel Congress is downtown Tucson.

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Buckmaster Show 11/12/2018: The Blue Wave hits the AZ desert

Today on Buckmaster – We start with the Monday Political Face-off with commentators John Munger and Vince Rabago. Then Susann Miller, director of communication and consumer affairs of the Better Business Bureau, and BBB Board Member Alan Leffler of Jan-Pro Cleaning. Plus Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton, Alzheimer’s researcher and director of the University of Arizona-based Center for Innovation in Brain Science.

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Buckmaster Show 11/9/2018: Still counting votes in Arizona

Today on Buckmaster – Our Friday Focus interview is with State Senator and former Arizona Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Steve Farley. Our Friday Roundtable features Dan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun, and Joe Ferguson, political reporter, The Arizona Daily Star. Weekend Watch is presented by Visit Tucson’s Dan Gibson.

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Buckmaster Show 11/8/2018: Tucson voters say yes to parks improvements

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with the Vice Mayor of the City of Tucson Councilman Richard Fimbres (D-Ward 5). Then Tucson writer and former Tucson Citizen Report A.J. Flick talking about her new book “Toxic Rage.” Plus, Buckmaster contributor Anthony Gimino of AllSportsTucson.com talking about why so few people are in the stands for UA football games this year.

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Buckmaster Show 11/7/2018: Takeaways from Arizona’s mid-term elections

Today on Buckmaster –  The Arizona Daily Star columnists Tim Steller and Sarah Garrecht Gassen talk about results of Election 2018. Then Peter Wilson, professor of the history of war at All Souls College at the University of Oxford. Professor Wilson is the 2018 presenter for the Town and Gown Lecture, the signature event for the Social and Behavioral Sciences Division for Late Medieval and Reformation Studies at the University of Arizona.

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Buckmaster Show 11/6/2018: America Votes

Today on BuckmasterTerry Bracy, Buckmaster contributor on Washington and governmental affairs. Then the Tuesday Money Maker Report with Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman. Ryan Clark talks about the Arizona Farm and Food Festival. Then, Tucson Weekly Arts Writer Margaret Regan has the Fox Tucson Theatre Arts Report.

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Buckmaster Show 11/5/2018: 2018 Election Eve Preview

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-off featuring Commentators Jeff Rogers and Bruce Ash. Then our monthly visit with General John A. Wickham, Jr. (Ret), former US Army Chief of Staff.

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Buckmaster Show 11/2/2018: Why negative political ads work

Today on Buckmaster –  Our Friday Focus interview is with University of Arizona Professor of Communication Dr. Kate Kenski, who teaches political communication, public opinion and research methods. The Friday Roundtable features Dan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun, and Joe Ferguson, political writer at The Arizona Daily Star. Matt Russell, food and beverage columnist for Inside Tucson Business, has Weekend Watch.

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