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Final broadcast: John C. Scott signs off

The last edition of the John C. Scott Show was broadcast on radio Friday, featuring news commentary and kudos to John by ITB’s Mark Evans, Jimmy Zuma and TucsonSentinel.com’s Dylan Smith, thanks from charity organizer Jesse Lugo, and a word from City Hall commentator Richard Studwell. Callers who thanked John for his years on the air included Ray Carroll, Byron Howard, Rick Grinnell, Bill Buckmaster and Joe Higgins.... Read more»

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: TUSD's Grijalva lays out 2014 agenda

Our Friday Focus interview was with Adelita Grijalva, president of the Tucson United School District Governing Board. Then, the Reporters’ Roundtable featured Mark B. Evans, editor of Inside Tucson Business, and Mari Herreras, staff writer at The Tucson Weekly. Weekend Watch was hosted by Matt Russell.... Read more»

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: Food Bank hopes to make holidays brighter for struggling families

Terry Bracy, Buckmaster Washington contributor, called in from the nation’s capitol with an update on governmental affairs. Also, comet discoverer Dr. David Levy. Plus, we talked with Bill Carnegie, director of the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona, and state Sen. David Bradley. And to close out the show, the Superstars of the UA College of Science series featured Dr. Andrew Cohen, UA Geosciences professor, discussing his work in East Africa.... Read more»

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J.C. Scott: Az Supreme Court OKs higher campaign contributions

Interviews with Rep. Ethan Orr, Community Food Bank’s Melissa Wieters, former Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard, and Arizona Capitol Times Editor Jim Small, along with Habistore manager Terry Dee and Culligan Man Al Zaragoza.... Read more»

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: Focusing on gratitude during the holidays

An interview iwth Dr. Victoria Maizes, executive director of the Center for Integrative Medicine. Then, financial planner Shelly Fishman, an update from Richard White of the American Red Cross in Tucson, and the every-other Tuesday Arts Report.... Read more»

Mayor dots I's, crosses T's on 2-year plan

Tucson’s mayor released a 2-year plan on Friday, outlining his goals to improve the city’s economy and community engagement. Jonathan Rothschild laid out what he called “five T’s” essential to Tucson’s progress: technology, trade, transportation, tourism, and teaching. (with document)... Read more»

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: The high price for valley fever drugs

An interview with Christine Jones, Republican candidate for Arizona governor. financial planner Shelly Fishman with the Tuesday Money Maker Report. Plus, Dr. Ray Woosley, former UA College of Medicine dean and creator of CredibleMeds.org, hosts the monthly “Your Meds” segment. Plus, Linda Ray of the Tucson Weekly has the every other Tuesday Arts Report.... Read more»

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J.C. Scott: Time running out for year-end charitable giving

Interviews with Barbara Brown of the Community Foundation of Southern Arizona, Andrew Morrill of the Arizona Education Association, Easter Seals Blake Foundation CEO Ema Kammeyer, developer Richard Studwell, Sunnyside Governing Board member Buck Crouch, Arizona Capitol Times Editor Jim Small.... Read more»

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: Proposal would cut military pay, benefits

The Monday Political Face-Off featured commentators Bruce Ash and Paul Eckerstrom. Then, our monthly conversation on military and foreign affairs with General John A. Wickham, Jr., former United States Army chief of staff.... Read more»

Curtains for Downtown theatre Beowulf Alley

Beowulf Alley, for a decade a fixture of Tucson’s performing arts scene, has closed the doors of its South 6th Avenue theatre. “Performances that were scheduled for the remainder of the season have been cancelled,” the company’s board president said. The closing means Tucson will be without a small independent theatre Downtown for the first time since the mid-1990s.... Read more»3

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J.C. Scott: 6,000 allegations of abuse ignored by CPS

Interviews with former KTKT GM Phil Richardson, Inside Tucson Business Editor Mark B. Evans, Children’s Action Alliance CEO Dana Naimark, Republican state. Rep. Ethan Orr, Democratic state. Sen. Steve Farley, Republican House Speaker Andy Tobin.... Read more»

1000px: Weather clouds Tucson's backdrop

With about 855 sunny days per year, a rain-clouded day means Tucsonans get a different look at their home. The ever-present backdrop of the Catalina Mountains vanishes, colors change and the sound of rain on rooftops and wind in trees covers the normal sounds of the city.... Read more»

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J.C. Scott: Digging into EPA letter on Rosemont Mine

Interviews with Rosemont Mine VP Cathy Arnold, Middle East expert Stephen Zunes, mortgage specialist Chuck Byler, Tucson Weekly Editor Dan Gibson, TucsonSentinel.com’s Dylan Smith, and Save the Scenic Santa Ritas President Gail Hartman.... Read more»

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: Are dietary supplements safe?

Interviews with Victoria Maizes, of the UA Center for Integrative Medicine. Then, we talked with Tucson City Councilman Paul Cunningham. Plus, our UA College of Science “Superstars of Science” series features Dr. Peter Troch, science director of Biosphere 2.... Read more»

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J.C. Scott: Az basketball lands 5-star recruit Stanley Johnson

Interviews with civic leader Pat Darcy, Tucson Hispanic Chamber CEO Lea Marquez Peterson, Tucsoncitizen.com sportswriter Anthony Gimino, Inside Tucson Business Editor Mark B. Evans, and state Sen. Linda Lopez.... Read more»

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