The half-hour show focuses on conversations about current topics in Southern Arizona that deserve a deeper look. Each episode of The Buzz addresses a single theme, using studio interviews to delve into what you really need to know to understand a complex topic, one you may have heard mentioned in the news, or something new.
It’s been nearly a year. Why aren’t more Arizonans vaccinated?
The Buzz revisits the rollout of vaccinations in Arizona, boosters and the barriers that stand between the state's residents and getting the shot.
How redistricting could reshape Arizona's political landscape
This week, The Buzz examines the state's redistricting process and how it could change politics in Southern Arizona.
College athletes and the business of sports
The Buzz examines the NCAA's new policy allowing college athletes to get paid for the use of their name, image or likeness
How the monsoon season impacted life in Southern Arizona, from wildfires to bugs
The National Weather Service said the monsoon season was the third-wettest that Tucson has seen since 1895, and it followed an exceptionally dry year.
Tucson voters to decide on minimum wage, council seats and pay raise for city leaders
Ballots will go out to Tucson voters in early October. This week, The Buzz takes a closer look at the questions on those ballots.
How is Proposition 207 impacting Arizona?
The Buzz examines marijuana legalization, from the criminal justice system to tax revenue.
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