Buckmaster Show 6/5/2020: Pima County’s post COVID-19 economic recovery plan

The Friday Focus interview is with Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry. Joining me in the conversation will be Dan Shearer, editor, Green Valley News and Sahuarita Sun and editorial director for the two-dozen newspaper Wick Publication Group. Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist will have Weekend Watch.

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Buckmaster Show 6/4/2020: AZ cities refuse to enforce statewide curfew

A newsmaker interview with Pima County Supervisor Steve Christy (R-District 4). Then we talk with Comet Discover and former Parade Magazine Science Editor Dr. David Levy. Then Buckmaster Legal Contributor Attorney Don Loose on the legal justification for the current one-time ever statewide Arizona curfew.

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Buckmaster Show 6/3/2020: Virus chaos hits Arizona agriculture

We begin with a newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilman Steve Kozachik (D-Ward 6). Then we talk about the devastating impact on American agriculture due to the COVID-19 crisis. Our agriculture contributor is Dr. Jeff Silvertooth of the University of Arizona College of Agriculture and Life Sciences where he serves as associate dean and director for extension and economic development.

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Buckmaster Show 6/2/2020: Trying to stay healthy in a COVID-19 world

Our Washington contributor Terry Bracy gets the ball rolling followed by our Tuesday MoneyMaker Report with Financial Consultant Shelly Fishman. Then our monthly “Your Meds” segment will focus on the latest COVID-19 news. “Your Meds” is hosted by former University of Arizona College of Medicine Dean and Founder of C-PATH Dr. Ray Woosley, whose latest venture is called CredibleMeds.org.

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Buckmaster Show 6/1/2020: America’s 400-year-old race problem rears its ugly head

The Monday Political Face-off features Commentators Dr. Don Jorgensen and Bruce Ash. Then our monthly visit with retired United States Army Chief of Staff General John A. Wickham, Jr. Plus, the Mexico Report with Keith Rosenblum.

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Buckmaster Show 5/29/20: City of Tucson’s plan for COVID-19 recovery

We close out the week with our Friday Focus interview featuring Tucson City Manager Mike Ortega. Joining me in our conversation with Mr. Ortega is Sarah Garrecht Gassen, editorial page editor and columnist for the Arizona Daily Star. Our Roundtable portion of the hour includes Jim Nintzel, executive editor of The Tucson Weekly. Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist has Weekend Watch.

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Buckmaster Show 5/28/2020: Some consumer buying habits may be changed forever

We begin with Victoria Maizes, MD, executive director of the Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona. Also COVID-19 has changed consumer behavior. What does it mean for the future? We talk with Sabrina Helm, associate professor in the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at the University of Arizona. Plus an update on the Tucson History Podcast Project on 1030 The Voice.

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Buckmaster Show 5/27/20: What will Pima County do with federal COVID Funds?

A newsmaker interview with Pima County Supervisor Sharon Bronson. Then we talk with Jim Buie, president of Involta. Also KVOA-TV Reporter Matthew Schwartz talks about his just released book titled “Confessions of an Investigative Reporter.”

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Buckmaster Show 5/26/20: Visit Tucson’s tourism recovery plan

We begin with a newsmaker interview with United States Representative Tom O’Halleran (D-AZ District 1). Then it’s the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report with Financial Consultant Shelly Fishman. Also, Dr. Mark Sykes, CEO of the Tucson-based Planetary Science Institute. Plus, we talk with Dan Gibson of Visit Tucson.

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Buckmaster Show 5/22/2020: Sahuarita gradually reopens, growth continues

Host Dan Shearer of the Green Valley News/Sahuarita Sun welcomes Sahuarita Mayor Tom Murphy to our Friday Focus interview to talk about running a town in the time of Covid-19, and the strong development going on despite the past couple of months. Joining Dan in the conversation is Dylan Smith, publisher and editor of TucsonSentinel.com. Then it’s time for Weekend Watch with Matt Russell.

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