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Bill Buckmaster: Tucson's most trusted voice for news and information

Bill Buckmaster: Tucson's most trusted voice for news and information

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South Tucson, AZ

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Local News

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Bill Buckmaster: Tucson's most trusted voice for news and information

Language:

English

Contact:

520-790-2040


Episodes

Buckmaster Show 1/15/2021: State lawmakers face major decisions in 2021 session

1/15/2021
Arizona Senate President Karen Fann and Tim Steller, columnist, Arizona Daily Star. Plus Inside Weekend Watch with Inside Tucson Business Food and Beverage Columnist Matt Russell.

Duration:00:54:38

Buckmaster Show 1/14/2021: What historians will say about the assault on the Capitol

1/14/2021
A newsmaker interview with Pima County Supervisor Rex Scott (D-District 1). Then a conversation with University of Arizona Distinquished Professor Dr. Albrecht Classen, director of undergraduate studies in the UA Department of German Studies.

Duration:00:53:18

Buckmaster Show 1/13/2021: Will AZ lawmakers prioritize education funding?

1/13/2021
Tucson Vice-Mayor Paul Cunningham (D-Ward 2) plus Buckmaster Education Contributor Dr. Robert Hendricks, one-time Arizona school superintendent of the year.

Duration:00:53:10

Buckmaster Show 1/12/2021: Cooking COVID-19 off surfaces

1/12/2021
Does heat kill COVID-19? We talk with UA Microbiologist Dr. Charles Gerba about his study on ‘cooking the coronavirus.’ Then Financial Consultant Shelly Fishman. Also, Travel Talk with Bon Voyage Travel’s Ryan Hansen. Plus, Margaret Regan, Tucson Weekly arts writer.

Duration:00:53:31

Buckmaster Show 1/11/2021: The BBB Scam Alert

1/11/2021
The Monday Political Face-off with Commentators Jeff Rogers and Bruce Ash. Then the monthly Scam Alert from the Better Business Bureau’s Pam Crim. Plus, Dr. Mark Sykes, CEO of the Tucson-based Planetary Science Institute.

Duration:00:54:10

Buckmaster Show 1/8/2021: Tucson remembers the shooting tragedy of January 8th, 2011

1/8/2021
We mark the 10th anniversary of the Tucson Shooting Tragedy with former Congressman and Shooting Survivor Ron Barber. Also, Sarah Garrecht Gassen, opinion page editor and columnist, The Arizona Daily Star. Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist … Continue reading →

Buckmaster Show 1/7/2021: Arizona’s new laws

1/7/2021
Pima County Supervisor Steve Christy (R-District 5), former Parade Magazine Science Editor Dr. David Levy and Buckmaster Legal Contributor Don Loose.

Duration:00:53:23

Buckmaster Show 1/6/2021: UA Spring semester will be with mostly on-line

1/6/2021
A newsmaker interview with Tucson City Councilman Steve Kozachik (D-Ward 6). Then why new year’s resolutions are rarely successful. We talk with Clinical Psychologist Dr. Robert Schwebel.

Duration:00:53:29

Buckmaster Show 1/5/2021: Uncertainty rocks the financial markets

1/5/2021
Terry Bracy, Buckmaster contributor in Washington, Financial Consultant Shelly Fishman, former UA College of Medicine Dean Dr. Ray Woosley and AZ State Representive Kirsten Engel (LD10-D).

Duration:00:54:57

Buckmaster Show 1/4/2021: Despite the new year, politics of 2020 aren’t going away

1/4/2021
The Monday Political Face-off with Commentators Jeff Rogers and John Munger. Then our monthly visit with retired four-star General and Army Chief of Staff John Wickham. Plus, our Mexico Report with Ricardo Castro-Salazar, political science professor at Pima community College.

Duration:00:53:32

Buckmaster Show 12/30/20: Pima County struggles with huge COVID-19 caseload

12/30/2020
Jim Cantrell, founder of Tucson-based Phantom Space plus Pima County Supervisor Adelita Grijalva.

Duration:00:53:31

Buckmaster Show 12/29/20: 2021 Arizona Economic Forecast

12/29/2020
Dr. George Hammond, director of the Economic and Business Research Center at the UA-based Eller College of Management. Also, Financial Consultant Shelly Fishman with the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report. Then State Rep. Andres Cano (AZLD 3 – D) and Anthony Gimino … Continue reading →

Duration:00:54:50

Buckmaster Show 12/28/2020: High hopes for breaking the Pandemic in 2021

12/28/2020
The Monday Political Face-off features Commentators Dr. Don Jorgensen and Barney Brenner. Then we visit with former Arizona Heath Director Will Humble.

Duration:00:55:19

Buckmaster Show 12/23/2020: Tucson air service update

12/23/2020
The quarterly Tucson Air Service Update with Dick Gruentzel, Tucson Airport Authority CFO. Also, our Christmas visit with Father Robert Hendrickson, rector at St. Philip’s In The Hills Episcopal Church.

Duration:00:54:02

Buckmaster Show 12/22/2020: Tucson’s red hot real estate market

12/22/2020
Randy Rogers, CEO, Tucson Assn. of Realtors, Financial Consultant Shelly Fishman and UA Professor of Agriculture and Life Sciences Dr. Jeff Silvertooth, Buckmaster agriculture contributor.

Duration:00:54:15

Buckmaster Show 12/21/2020: Why Americans don’t trust each other

12/21/2020
The Monday Political Face-off featuring Commentators John Munger and Jeff Rogers. Then Environmental Reporter Mitch Tobin, director of the Water Desk at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Plus, walking Tucson’s historic neighborhoods with Historian Ken Scoville.

Duration:00:54:10

Buckmaster Show 12/18/2020: Governor’s emergency powers questioned

12/18/2020
State Representative Dr. Randy Friese (D-LD 9) and Tim Steller, columnist, The Arizona Daily Star. Plus Weekend Watch with Matt Russell, Inside Tucson Business food and beverage columnist.

Duration:00:55:13

Buckmaster Show 12/17/2020: Education’s lost year

12/17/2020
Tucson City Councilmember Richard Fimbres (D-Ward 5), Leila Counts, TUSD governing board member, and Dr. Robert Hendricks, one-time Arizona School Superintendent of the Year and now Buckmaster education contributor.

Duration:00:53:43

Buckmaster Show 12/16/2020: Are AZ roads really that bad?

12/16/2020
A newsmaker interview with Mick Hammond, chair, AZ State Transportation Board. Then Aurelie Sheehan, chair, UA English Dept. with holiday book giving ideas. Plus CPA Michael C. Flowers will yearend tax tips.

Duration:00:53:42

Buckmaster Show 12/15/2020: Does Old Tucson have a future?

12/15/2020
Harry Alexander, host, “Voices of the West,” talks about the future of Old Tucson. Then the Tuesday MoneyMaker Report with Financial Consultant Shelly Fishman. Also, Steve Farley, CEO, Humane Society of Tucson & Southern AZ and Tony Penn, CEO, United … Continue reading →

Duration:00:54:09