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Buckmaster Show 11/30/2017: Tucson’s effort to end homelessness

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilman Richard Fimbres (D-Ward 5). Then we talk with Jack Clements of The Clements Agency. Plus, Jennifer Camano, executive director of Friends of Pima Animal Care Center.

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Buckmaster Show 11/29/2017: A conversation with Senate Candidate Kelli Ward

Today on Buckmaster – Pima County Board of Supervisors Chair Sharon Bronson. Also, U-S Senate Candidate Republican Kelli Ward. Then we talk with the Mayor of Oro Valley Dr. Satish Hiremath.

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Buckmaster Show 11/28/2017: Tucson is on track for hottest year on record

Today on Buckmaster – University of Arizona Climate Scientist Dr. Zack Guido. Then Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman with the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Also, Visit Tucson’s Dan Gibson with the Fox Tucson Theatre Arts Report. Plus, Clint Mabie, president … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 11/27/2017: Flu season picks up steam

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-off features commentators John Munger and Vince Rabago. Then, Mexican shoppers are going to give the Tucson economy a holiday present. We talk with Buckmaster Mexico Contributor Keith Rosenblum. Also, the new Pima … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 11/22/2017: The rich diversity of Southwestern cuisine

Today on Buckmaster – We talk with Arizona Board of Regent Rick Myers, who is leaving the board after eight years. Then Tucson writer Gregory McNamee talks about his new book titled “Tortillas, Tiswin & T-Bones.” Plus Buckmaster education contributor … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 11/21/2017: Big plans for Reid Park Zoo

Today on Buckmaster – Dr. Bill Doelle, president and CEO of Tucson-based Archaeology Southwest. Then the Tuesday Money Maker Report with Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman. Also, Marcie Velen, co-founder and board member for No Kill Pima County. Plus, Jason … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 11/20/2017: Big national park entrance fee hike proposed

Today on Buckmaster – the Monday Political Face-off featuring commentators Bruce Ash and Jeff Rogers. Then Kevin Dahl, Arizona Senior Program Manager for National Parks Conservation Association. Plus Tohono Chul gears up for the holidays. We talk with Education Director … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 11/17/2017: Does Pima County need another park?

Today on Buckmaster – Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry will be our Friday Focus interview. The Friday Roundtable features Dan Shearer, editor of The Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun, and Jim Nintzel, editor of The Tucson Weekly. Matt Russell, … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 11/16/2017: Is one drink a day bad for you?

Today on Buckmaster – Is a drink a day bad for you? We will talk about a new study on the matter with Victoria Maizes, MD, who is executive director of the University of Arizona-based Center for Integrative Medicine. Also, … Continue reading

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Buckmaster Show 11/15/2017: Where does TUSD go from here?

Today on Buckmaster – Where does Tucson Unified go from here after voters said no to the district’s improvements request? Joining me in studio to explore the options is Dr. Mark Stegeman, governing board member at TUSD. Also Tucson City … Continue reading

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