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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.

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    • 4.8 • 16 Ratings

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?

    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.

    • 27 min
    How redistricting could reshape Arizona's political landscape

    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.

    • 27 min
    College athletes and the business of sports

    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

    • 27 min
    How the monsoon season impacted life in Southern Arizona, from wildfires to bugs

    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.

    • 27 min
    Tucson voters to decide on minimum wage, council seats and pay raise for city leaders

    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.

    • 27 min
    How is Proposition 207 impacting Arizona?

    How is Proposition 207 impacting Arizona?

    The Buzz examines marijuana legalization, from the criminal justice system to tax revenue.

    • 27 min

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