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Buckmaster Show 5/27/2016: Honoring the USS Arizona

Today on Buckmaster – We catch up with Sahuarita Mayor Duane Blumberg to talk about recent branding efforts by the town. Then guest host Dan Shearer speaks to Bill Westcott about his efforts at the University of Arizona to honor … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 5/26/2016: Downtown Tucson welcomes new murals

Today on Buckmaster – guest host Ray Alan welcomes Ward 6 Councilmen Steve Kozachik to talk about public art and graffiti abatement. Continuing with the topic, Michael Schwartz from The Tucson Arts Brigade speaks to how we channel youth away … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 5/24/2016: A focus on education

Today on Buckmaster –  Guest host Shelly Fishman speaks with Morgan Abraham, who ran the anti-Prop 123 campaign. Followed by a conversation with David Safier, a blogger for the Tucson Weekly.

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Buckmaster Show 5/23/2016: How can you make your non-profit a success?

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-Off features commentators Vince Rabago and John Munger. Then Michelle Phillips, executive director of the Greater Green Valley Community Foundation joins host Dan Shearer to talk about making non-profit groups successful, and their … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 5/20/2016: The news industry through the eyes of students

Today on Buckmaster – Guest host Dan Shearer leads our Friday Focus interview as we look at the news industry through the eyes of two student journalists, Andrew Paxton from the University of Arizona and Jamie Verwys from Pima Community … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 5/19/2016: What can we expect as we approach wildfire season?

Today on Buckmaster – Guest host Ray Alan welcomes Marana Mayor Ed Honea for the first half the show. Followed by a discussion of the new marijuana initiative with Arizonans For Responsible Drug Policy Vice Chair Sheila Polk. And to … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 5/17/2016: Impact of the arts on the Tucson economy

Today on Buckmaster – Shelly Fishman guest hosts for the vacationing Bill Buckmaster. He is joined in studio by Mark Blakeman, President of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra, and Tucson world music legend James Reel, President of the Arizona Friends of … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 5/16/2016: National conventions right around the corner

Today on Buckmaster –  Dan Shearer leads the Monday Political Face-Off featuring  commentators Bruce Ash and Paul Eckerstrom. Then he’s joined by Juan Ciscomani, director of Gov. Ducey’s office in Southern Arizona and Sonora.

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Buckmaster Show 5/13/2016: A newsmaker interview with City Councilman Steve Kozachik

Today on Buckmaster – Dylan Smith of TucsonSentinel.com and Mari Herreras of the Tucson Weekly talk with Tucson City Councilman Steve Kozachik. Then Jeremy Duda of the Arizona Capitol Times joins the conversation for the Friday Reporters’ Roundtable. And to close out the … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 5/12/2016: New Job Opportunities for Youth Over The Summer

Today on Buckmaster – guest host Ray Alan is joined by JP Holyoak, Chairman of The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol. Then, Candis Martin the YMCA Aquatics Program Director joins us to talk about the summer youth employment opportunities. … Continue reading

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