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.
How is Proposition 207 impacting Arizona?
The Buzz examines marijuana legalization, from the criminal justice system to tax revenue.
The intersection of mental health and crime
A recent shooting raises questions about missed warning signs and the mental health safety net in Pima County..
How students are responding after a school year of remote learning
The Buzz talks with educators about the work that remains to keep kids learning, and emotionally and physically healthy.
Border by the Numbers Part 2: Dangers of the desert
Pima County is on pace for a record number of deaths in the desert this year.
Border by the Numbers EXTRA
A behind-the-scenes conversation with host Christopher Conover and reporter Alisa Zaira Reznick,looks into what recent border statistics mean for our current border affairs.
Border by the Numbers Part 1
Hear the real story behind the numbers being reported at the border; The Buzz breaks down the data, puts it in context, and hears from those on all sides.
The Buzz offers KUAZ NPR listeners good in depth subject matter in an unbiased format.