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Buckmaster Show 6/25/2019: The new spike in the Diabetes Epidemic

Dr. David Armstrong, Professor of Surgery at USC’s Keck School of Medicine and former University Distringuished Outreach Professor of Surgery at the University of Arizona. Then the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report with Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman. Also, John Eisele, executive … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 6/21/2019: Pima County starts new fiscal year without a budget

Our Friday Focus interview is with Jan Lesher, Pima County assistant administrator. Our Friday Roundtable features Dan Shearer, editor, Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun and editorial director for Wick Publications and Jim Nintzel, executive editor of The Tucson Weekly. … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 6/20/2019: Director, Industry Relations / Workforce Development

A conversation with former United States Surgeon General Dr. Richard Carmona. Plus how do you sell Tucson tourism in the Summer? We will talk with Dan Gibson, director of communications at Visit Tucson and Lee McLaughlin, Visit Tucson’s senior director … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 6/19/2019: Tucson considers self-taxing neighborhoods

We begin with a newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilman Paul Cunningham (D-Ward 2). Then lots to cover with the Buckmaster contributor on Agriculture, Dr. Jeff Silvertooth of the University of Arizona College of Agriculture & Life Sciences where he … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 6/18/2019: The final word on state tax credits

Today at Noon on Buckmaster: We begin the show with a conversation with Kim Kirschner from the Institute for Better Education. Then Shelly Fishman, certified financial planner with the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report. Plus we talk with Randi Dorman, one of … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 6/17/2019: Tucson voters may decide on Sanctuary City issue

The Monday Political Face-off features Jeff Rogers and Bruce Ash. Then we talk with former Arizona Lawmaker Steve Farley, one of the three Democratic Tucson Mayoral candidates.

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Buckmaster Show 6/14/2019: Tucson’s credit rating ticks upward

Our Friday Focus interview is with Tucson City Manager Mike Ortega. The Friday Roundtable features Joe Ferguson, political writer for the Arizona Daily Star and Luige del Puerto wo oversees the newsroom at the Arizona Capitol Times. Then Weekend Watch … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 6/13/2019: Surviving a Tucson summer without air conditioning

The Chairman of the Pima County Board of Supervisors Richard Elias talks about his testimony today before a United States Senate sub-committee. Then how in the world did folks survive the Tucson summers before AC? Historian Ken Scoville will have … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 6/12/2019: Tucson air service update

Dick Gruentzel, vice president, administration and finance and chief financial officer at Tucson Airport Authority will have our quarterly Tucson Air Service Update. Then we talk with Doctor Valerie Kading, chief operations officer at Sierra Tucson. Also, Susann Miller, Sierra … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 6/11/2019: The demise of a well-known Tucson dance company

Jim Craig, Pima Community College academic dean for Business & Information Technology. Then Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman with the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report. At 12:30pm, we talk with Mitch Tobin, Buckmaster environmental contributor. Plus Margaret Regan, Tucson Weekly Arts writer … Continue reading

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