Buckmaster Show 4/26/2018: Tucson struggles with a police shortage

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilman Steve Kozachik (D-Ward 6). Then we talk with Jim Cantrell, co-founder and CEO of Vector, the Tucson-based small-satellite launch startup. Also, Dick Wiedhopf, president of the Tucson Cactus & Succulent Society will discuss its Sonoran XII Conference this Saturday and Sunday.

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Buckmaster Show 4/25/2018: Is a proposed Pima County road tax DOA?

Today on Buckmaster – Pima County Supervisor Ramon Valadez (D-District 2). Also, we talk with Tucson’s legendary Master Chef Janos Wilder about the 2018 Agave Heritage Festival which kicks off this Friday with a dinner to benefit Native Seeds/SEARCH. Now in our 8th year,

 

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Buckmaster Show 4/24/2018: Arizona’s drought deepens

Today on BuckmasterDr. Zack Guido, research scientist at the University of Arizona-based Institute of the Environment will discuss long-range summer forecast for Southern Arizona. Then Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman has the Tuesday Money Maker Report with a live report from Italy. Also, Democrat JP Martin, candidate for the Arizona legislature in District 9. Plus the Fox Tucson Theatre Arts Report with Dan Gibson of Visit Tucson.

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Buckmaster Show 4/23/2018: Is Arizona’s teacher strike legal?

Today on Buckmaster – It’s the Monday Political Face-off featuring Commentators Jeff Rogers and Jim Kelley. On the agenda is the Arizona teachers strike set to begin on Thursday. Also we talk with Pima County Justice of the Peace Ray Carroll. Plus Julie Sasse, curator at the Tucson Museum of Art.

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Buckmaster Show 4/20/2018: Arizona teachers will strike April 26

Today on Buckmaster – Seventy-eight percent of Arizona teachers vote to strike. Walk-out is now set for next Thursday. Reaction on our Friday Focus interview from Calvin Baker, superintendent of schools for the highly acclaimed Vail, Arizona school board. The Roundtable portion of the hour features Dan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun, and Jim Nintzel, editor of the Tucson Weekly. Weekend Watch presented by Silver City and Grant County, New Mexico is hosted by Matt Russell, food and beverage columnist for Inside Tucson Business.

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Buckmaster Show 4/19/2018: Will Arizona teachers strike?

Today on Buckmaster – We start with Pima County Board of Supervisor Chairman Richard Elias (D-District 5). Then are teachers ready to walk? We talk to David Safier, education blogger at the Tucson Weekly.

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Buckmaster Show 4/18/2018: Tucson Air Quality Concerns

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Dr. Gabriel Trujillo, superintendent of the Tucson Unified School District. Then, an update on Tucson’s recent challenging air quality with Beth Gorman, senior program manager, Pima County Department of Environmental Quality. Also, Dr. Charles Katz, professor in the ASU School of Criminology and Criminal Justice and director of the ASU Center for Violence Prevention and Community Service.

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Buckmaster Show 4/17/2018: Volatility still rules on Wall Street

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with State Senator Andrea Dalessandro for LD 2 Senate (D-District 2). Then, the Tuesday Money Maker Report with Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman reporting live from Italy. Also, Buckmaster Environmental Contributor Mitch Tobin. Plus, Oro Valley Resident Sa’ad Allawi, who spearheaded the drive for the new law approving hyperbaric oxygen therapy for veterans with traumatic brain injuries.

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Buckmaster Show 4/16/2018: Using microchips to deter cactus theft

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-off features commentators John Munger and Vince Rabago. Then Buckmaster Mexico contributor Keith Rosenblum comments on Mexico being poised to adopt legislation it says will regulate heavy government spending on advertising. Plus, Diana Cannon, chief development officer for the Humane Society of Southern Arizona.

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Buckmaster Show 4/13/2018: Tucson works to get cops more money

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview is with Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild. Joining me in the conversation will be Sarah Garrecht Gassen, editorial page editor and columnist for the Arizona Daily Star. Weekend Watch features Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist.

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