Buckmaster Show 6/24/2020: The future of Arizona tourism

Dan Gibson guest hosts, kicking off the show with a conversation with Debbie Johnson, Executive Director of the Arizona Office of Tourism. Next, Ray Flores of Flores Concepts talks about the Tucson culinary scene. To close out the show, local reporters sound off on the mornings press conference with Mayor Regina Romero and Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus, regarding the death of an in-custody man on April 21, 2020.

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Buckmaster Show 6/23/2020: Popular Music, a Measure of the Times

Shelly Fishman hosts with guest James Reel, the program director of KUAT-FM. They discuss American music during times of crisis, looking at popular music from the Civil War, WWI, the Great Depression and WWII. 

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Buckmaster Show 6/22/2020: Documentary takes on race, slavery

The Monday Political Face-off features commentators Jeff Rogers and John Munger join guest host Dan Shearer of the Green Valley News & Sahuarita Sun. Documentary filmmaker Frances Causey of Tubac joins us for our newsmaker interview. Her latest work, “The Long Shadow,” addresses race relations, slavery and America coming to grips with it.

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Buckmaster Show 6/19/2020: The challenging times facing America law enforcement

The Friday Focus interview is with Pima County Sheriff Mark Napier. Joining me in the conversation with the sheriff is Dylan Smith, editor and publisher of TucsonSentinel.com. Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist has Weekend Watch.

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Buckmaster Show 6/18/20: Quarterly Tucson Air Service Update

Our quarterly Tucson air service update with Dick Gruentzel, vice president of administration and chief financial officer for the Tucson Airport Authority. Then Dr. Richard Carmona, 17th United States Surgeon General and now leading the University of Arizona re-entry plans.

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Buckmaster Show 6/17/2020: The Arizona Quarterly Report

Our monthly visit with the Buckmaster Contributor on Health Victoria Maizes, MD., executive director of the University of Arizona – based Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine. Then our Water Quarterly Report with Karen Cesare, a member of the Central Arizona Water Conservation Board. Plus, is economic recovery in the cards for early 2021? We talk with Dr. Dennis Hoffman ASU economics professor.

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Buckmaster Show 6/16/2020: How the defund police movement impacts Tucson

Our Aviation Contributor Jet Blue Captain Jeff Latas. Then the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report with Financial Commentator Shelly Fishman. Plus, a newsmaker interview with Tucson Vice Mayor Paul Cunningham (D-Ward 2).

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Buckmaster Show 6/15/2020: Pima Community College’s plan for classes in the Fall

The Monday Political Face-off features Commentators Dr. Don Jorgensen and Bruce Ash. Then a newsmaker interview with Pima Community College Chancellor Lee Lambert.

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Buckmaster Show 6/12/2020: Tucson drinking water safe from COVID-19

The Friday Focus interview is with Tim Thomure, director of Tucson Water. Joining me in the conversation with Mr. Thomure will be Tom Steller, columnist for the Arizona Daily Star. Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist has Weekend Watch.

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Buckmaster Show 6/11/2020: TUSD school re-entry plan

A newsmaker interview with Superintendent Dr. Gabriel Trujillo will outline how the Tucson Unified School District will reopen schools in a few weeks. Then reaction to the TUSD plan from Dr. Robert Hendricks, one-time Arizona school superintendent of the year and now Buckmaster Education Contributor. Also, the “2020 Your Vote, Your Voice” candidate interview series with Pima County Recorder Democrat Hopeful Gabriella Cazarez-Kelly.

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