Buckmaster Show 1/3/2020: Arizona’s severe teacher shortage continues

We launch the start of Year Ten of Buckmaster on 1030 The Voice with Kathy Hoffman, Arizona superintendent of public instruction. Our Friday Roundtable features Dan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun and editorial director for the Wick Newspapers and Luige Del Puerto, who oversees the Phoenix-based Arizona Capitol Times. Plus Weekend Watch with Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist.

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Buckmaster Show 1/2/2020: Southwest Books of the Year

We close out Year Nine of the show with a review of the 11 winning books in the 2019 Southwest Books of the Year competition. We talk with two of the seven reviewers Dr. Bruce Dinges and Helene Woodhams. Also tomorrow, we talk with Comet Discoverer and former Parade Magazine Science Editor Dr. David Levy. Plus the Buckmaster Legal Contributor Attorney Don Loose.

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Buckmaster Show 12/30/2019: 2020 Tucson Economic Outlook

We are one week away now from our 9th anniversary and the start of Year Ten of the Buckmaster radio program. Today we begin with the Monday Political Face-off featuring Commentators Bruce Ash and Dr. Don Jorgensen. Then a year-end economic review from Dr. George Hammond who directs the Economic and Business Research Center in the University of Arizona-based Eller College of Management. Plus UA Climate Scientist Dr. Zack Guido, the Buckmaster contributor on Climate.

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Buckmaster Show 12/23/2019: The true meaning of the Holiday Season

We kick things off with the Monday Political Face-off featuring commentators Barney Brenner and Dr. Don Jorgensen. Then a holiday message from the Buckmaster Contributor on Faith and Spirituality Father Robert Hendrickson. Plus we talk with Pima County Board of Supervisors Chairman Richard Elias.

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Buckmaster Show 12/20/2019: Tucson reporters debate top stories of 2019

We talk about the top stories of the year in Tucson and the state of Arizona. Our guests include Writers Tim Steller and Joe Ferguson of the Arizona Daily Star, Editor & Publisher Dylan Smith of TucsonSentinel.com and Jim Nintzel, executive editor of the Tucson Weekly. On The Menu Live’s Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist gives us a jumpstart on the weekend with his top three picks for good eats and drinks on Weekend Watch.

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Buckmaster Show 12/19/2019: Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl Preview

A newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilman Paul Cunningham. Then, a preview of the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl with Founder and Chairman of the Board Ali Farhang. Plus, we talk with Yvette Jackson, executive director of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Arizona.

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Buckmaster Show 12/18/2019: Breaking old habits for better health

Victoria Maizes, MD executive director of the Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona. Then KVOI Production Director Gregg Gehringer talks about the launch of the Tucson History Podcast on KVOI.com on the anniversary of a tragic plane crash. Plus UA Literature Professor and Department of English Chair Auerlie Sheehan on holiday book giving.

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Buckmaster Show 12/17/2019: Will the 737 MAX ever fly again?

The Buckmaster Contributor on Aviation Jet Blue Captain Jeff Latas with more on the news today that Boeing will temporarily shut down 737 Max production. Then Financial Contributor/Consultant Shelly Fishman joins us for the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report. Also, former Parade Magazine Science Editor and Comet Discover Dr. David Levy. Plus Visit Tucson’s Dan Gibson has the Fox Tucson Theatre Arts Report.

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Buckmaster Show 12/16/2019: Avoiding Holiday Scams

The Monday Political Face-off with Commentators Jeff Rogers and John Munger. Then how to protect yourself from holiday scammers. Pam Crim, head of the Tucson Better Business Bureau joins us. Plus Certified Public Accountant Michael C. Flowers with some year-end tax tips.

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Buckmaster Show 12/13/2019: What is border security costing Pima County taxpayers?

Our Friday Focus interview is with Pima County Supervisor Steve Christy (R-District 4). The Friday Roundtable features Dan Shearer, editor, Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun and editorial director for the Wick Newspapers, Luige del Puerto, associate publisher and editor of the Phoenix-based Arizona Capitol Times and Dylan Smith, editor and publisher of TucsonSentinel.com. Weekend Watch is presented by Matt Russell, food and beverage editor for Inside Tucson Business.

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