Buckmaster Show 11/11/2014: Making Tucson a greener community

Today on Buckmaster – A conversation with Joan Lionetti, executive director of Tucson Clean and Beautiful. Also, the Tuesday Money Maker Report with Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman. Then, a preview of this year’s holiday Festival of Trees with Regina Byrne, Chair, and Greg Byrne, Honorary Chair. Plus UA professor of fiction Aurelie Sheehan talks about her new collection of short stories titled Demigods on Speedway.

Posted in Buckmaster, Politics, Show Episodes | Leave a comment

Buckmaster Show 11/10/2014: Political war on immigration expected to heat up

Today on Buckmaster – The Monday Political Face-Off features commentators John Munger and Vince Rabago. Then we talk with Julia Toews, Head of School for BASIS Tucson North. And we close out the show with Tucson realtor Raj Kohli and an update on the Southern Arizona real estate picture.

Posted in Buckmaster, Politics, Show Episodes | Leave a comment

Buckmaster Show 11/7/2014: Where do Arizona Democrats go from here?

Today on Buckmaster - The Friday Focus interview is with Mike Varney, CEO/President of the Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce. The Friday Roundtable features Sarah Garrecht Gassen, editorial writer and columnist at the Arizona Daily Star and Jim Nintzel, senior staff writer and host of the TV show Zona Politics. Weekend Watch is hosted by Matt Russell, Inside Tucson food and beverage columnist.

Posted in Buckmaster, Politics, Show Episodes | Leave a comment

Buckmaster Show 11/6/2014: Tucson expands water-harvesting rebates

Today on Buckmaster – A newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilwoman Shirley Scott (D-Ward 4). Also, we talk with artist Diana Madaras about her new book Private Spaces. Plus, Buckmaster legal contributor Don Loose discusses the recently approved Proposition 122.

Posted in Buckmaster, Politics, Show Episodes | Leave a comment

Buckmaster Show 11/5/2014: A huge day for Arizona Republicans

Today on BuckmasterDan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun and Jim Small, editor of the Capitol Times talks about the results of Election 2014. Also, Dr. William Hartmann, author of Searching for Golden Enpires: Epic Cultural Collisions in Sixteenth-Century America, a new book from University of Arizona Press.

Posted in Buckmaster, Politics, Show Episodes | Leave a comment

Buckmaster Show 11/4/2014: How to protect yourself from workplace germs

Today on BuckmasterDr. Charles Gerba,University of Arizona professor of microbiology, talks about a UA study showing how hard it is to avoid workplace germs. Also, Certified Financial Planner Shelly Fishman has the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Then, the monthly Your Meds segment with Dr. Ray Woosley, former UA Dean of Medicine and creator of CredibleMeds.org. Plus, Tucson Weekly editor Dan Gibson has the every Tuesday Arts report presented by Fox Tucson Theatre.

Posted in Buckmaster, Politics, Show Episodes | Leave a comment

Buckmaster Show 11/3/2014: Arizona Election-eve predictions

Today on Buckmaster - The election-eve edition of the Monday Political Face-off features commentators Bruce Ash and Paul Eckerstrom. Then our monthly conversation on military and foreign affairs with General John A. Wickham, Jr., former U-S Army Chief of Staff.

Posted in Buckmaster, Politics, Show Episodes | Leave a comment

Buckmaster Show 10/31/14: New owners of proposed Rosemont Mine quiet about plans

Today on Buckmaster – Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll is our Friday Focus interview. Then, the Friday Roundtable features Tim Steller, columnist for the Arizona Daily Star, and Dan Shearer, editor of the Green Valley News. Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist hosts Weekend Watch.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Buckmaster Show 10/30/2014: Pima County to look at possible wrongful convictions

Today on Buckmaster – Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall talks about the creation of a new unit to investigate possible wrongful convictions. Then, The Nutrition Reporter Jack Challem answers listen questions on health and nutrition. Plus, Geoff Notkon, host of the Science Channel’s award-winning adventure series The Meteorite Men talks about this weekend’s 2014 Tucson Science Fiction Convention.

Posted in Buckmaster, Politics, Show Episodes | Leave a comment

Buckmaster Show 10/29/2014: State education leaders reconsider A-F school grading system

Today on Buckmaster – Democrat Gubernatorial hopeful Fred DuVal talks about the final week of campaigning. Then, a newsmaker interview with F. Ann Rodriquez, Pima County Recorder. Plus, Blogger David Safier of the Tucson Weekly.

Posted in Buckmaster, Politics, Show Episodes | Leave a comment