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Buckmaster Show 1/23/2015: Investment in downtown Tucson soars

Today on Buckmaster – The Friday Focus interview is with Michael Keith, CEO, Downtown Tucson Partnership. The Friday Roundtables features Dan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun, and Dylan Smith, editor of the TucsonSentinel.com. Plus, Weekend … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 1/22/2015: Tucson becoming “Festival Hub”

Today on Buckmaster – We talk about another new festival coming to Tucson. Our guest is Mia Hansen, co-founder of FEATSAZ (Festivals and Events Association of Tucson & Southern Arizona.) Then, comet discoverer Dr. David Levy joins us. Plus, a … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 1/21/2015: UA Science public lecture series explores ‘Life in the Universe”

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller (R-District 1). Then, an update on a blockbuster show at the Tucson Museum of Art. The guest will be TMA Curator Dr. Julie Sasse. Plus, University of … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 1/20/2015: Arizona’s flu outbreak update

Today on Buckmaster – Will Humble, Director of Arizona Health Services, will provide an update on the flu outbreak in AZ. Then, the Tuesday Money Maker Report with Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman. Also, Jack Challem, The Nutrition Reporter, answers … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 1/19/2015: The King legacy on young Arizona African-Americans

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-off features commentators Bob Westerman and Vince Rabago talking about the governor’s proposed budget. Then, Jerrad Trotter, creator of the Strangers We Know program discusses the influence of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 1/16/2015: High school civics test now law in AZ

Today on Buckmaster –  The Friday Focus interview is with Cam Juarez, TUSD Board member. The Friday Roundtable features, Mari Herreras, editor, Tucson Weekly and Tim Steller, columnist, Arizona Daily Star. Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Food and Beverage columnist hosts … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 1/15/2015: Keeping AZ higher education strong amid state budget problems

Today on Buckmaster – The monthly Showdown features commentators David Morales and Shaun McClusky. Also, a newsmaker interview with University of Arizona President Dr. Ann Weaver Hart.

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Buckmaster Show 1/14/2015: Governor Ducey’s empty-schools plan

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with U-S Representative Martha McSally (D-District 2). Also, Christina Cruz with the organization S.E.E. 4 Vets (Support Education and Employment for Vets). Plus, David Safier, education blogger for the Tucson Weekly.

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Buckmaster Show 1/13/2015: Reaction to the Governor’s State of the State address

Today on Buckmaster – Terry Bracy, Buckmaster contributor on Washington and Government Affairs. Also, Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman has the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Also, Assistant House Minority Leader Bruce Wheeler (D-District 10). Plus, Tucson Weekly Arts Editor Margaret … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 1/12/2015: Governor Ducey proposes state government hiring freeze

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-Off features commentators Bob Westerman and Paul Eckerstrom. Then we talk with Mark Hanna, the newest member of the Pima Community College Governing Board. Also, Dr. Mark Sykes, CEO of the Tucson-based Planetary … Continue reading

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