Bill Buckmaster Exits KUAT-TV To Join Tucson's Jolt
October 4, 2010 at 12:46 PM (PT)
PBS affiliate KUAT-TV/TUCSON "ARIZONA ILLUSTRATED" host BILL BUCKMASTER is exiting to join crosstown HUDSON COMMUNCATIONS Talk KJLL-A (THE JOLT) for a daily talk show, reports TUCSON WEEKLY. The new show will air 9-10a (MT), with a repeat 7-8p (MT), starting JANUARY 3rd.
"I am very excited about this new opportunity to present to radio listeners a local, interview-driven talk show," said BUCKMASTER in a press release. "I feel that this will be an opportunity for the community to hear from a wide range of newsmakers from many fields including politics, education, health, science, environment, international affairs and the media. BUCKMASTER is a radio program that will focus on the guests and will allow listeners to make up their own minds on the important issues facing TUCSON and ARIZONA."