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INTERVIEW: AZ DEA Special Agent Cheri Oz

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Here"s a highlight interview from Wake Up Tucson and Arizona Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agent in Chrage Cheri Oz. In the interview Chris and Special Agent Oz talk about drug cartels, where drugs are coming from and we get a bit of a background on Cheri. Listen to the interview... Read More.

INTERVIEW: McSally Challenges Kelly To Seven Debates

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Republican U.S. Senator Martha McSally was on Wake Up Tucson Wednesday following her primary victory over challenger Daniel McCarthy. Sen. McSally said that she challenged her democratic opponent astronaut Mark Kelly to seven debates. Listen to the interview here: http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3778600/3778600_2020-08-05-204900.128.mp3

INTERVIEW: US Surgeon General Cautiously Upbeat

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The United States Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams was on Wake Up Tucson Friday and was upbeat about the progress that we’re making in the fight against COVID-19. Speaking to some of the progress we’ve made said Dr. Adams said “We know more about who gets the disease and... Read More.

Supervisor Valadez Says He Will Push Mask Ordinance

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Pima County Supervisor Ramon Valadez says he will be pushing for a required mask ordinance in Pima County. Valadez, who is the chair of the Pima County Board of Supervisors, told Zach Yentzer, host of Tipping Point, that he would be pushing for a required mask ordinance in Pima... Read More.

INTERVIEW: The Plan For Reopening Schools

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As COVID-19 cases in Arizona are on the rise, the states plan to reopen schools is still in place. The Superintendent of Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman was on The Buckmaster Show to highlight the reopening plan. Hoffman said there was a partnership across the state with a group of "well... Read More.

INTERVIEW: Councilman Kozachik Recommends Extending Emergency Order

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With the local emergency declaration set to expire on June 8th, Tucson City Councilman Steve Kozachik says he recommends Mayor Romero keep the order in place for an indefinite amount of time. Kozachik was on The Buckmaster Show Wednesday and said from his observation people are acting as though the virus... Read More.

COVID-19 And Changes In Consumer Behavior

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The novel coronavirus and the economic shutdown, have caused changes in the way many shop, eat and communicate. But what many are eager to know is if these changes in consumer behavior are likely to stay? Sabrina Helm Associate Professor in the Norton School of Family and... Read More.

Tucson Startup Announces $500,000 Crowdfunding Campaign to Solve Housing Affordability

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Tucson has an issue with housing affordability, and one local startup is looking to solve that problem. On Tipping Point with Zach Yentzer Friday on AM 1030 The Voice, founders of Tucson startup Stackhouse, Janelle Briggs and Ryan Egan, broke news when they announced the launch of a... Read More.

On Chinese Investments and Other Topics, Kelly Stays On Message

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Democratic Senatorial Candidate Mark Kelly was on Tipping Point with Zach Yentzer Wednesday and largely stayed on message while addressing the governments response to the novel coronavirus pandemic, border security and the topic of China. Kelly also stuck by World View Enterprises, the company he helped found, as questions... Read More.

With Title 19, Border Crossings Down 400K Per Day

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Customs and Border Protection agents are part of the frontline in the fight against COVID-19, working to keep the country safe, while at the same time allowing the supply chain to stay in tact. Acting Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Mark Morgan was on Wake Up Tucson... Read More.

CBS News Headlines

Lawmaker who proposed statewide "Breonna"s Law" arrested at protest

Representative Attica Scott, who pre-filed legislation for Breonna"s Law​ in August, was taken into custody near a church that was considered a sanctuary...

US executes first Black man since federal executions resumed

Christopher Vialva was executed for a double murder he committed at 19...

ViacomCBS says probe didn"t support claim against CEO Bob Bakish

The company"s board said an independent review did not support the allegation, but stressed that it "takes any allegation of this type seriously...

Graham releases new details about source of Steele dossier

Separately, other records released in spring 2020, cast doubt on the reliability of the dossier...

Trump focuses on law and order at Jacksonville, Florida, rally

Mr. Trump brought up Wednesday night"s shooting of two police officers in Louisville, Kentucky...