Tom Maxedon

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Tom joined the KJZZ staff in September 2017. He came from the island of Guam in the Western Pacific where he was news director for KPRG, Public Radio Guam.

Tom is the Weekend Edition host, reporter and producer for KJZZ. He is a second-generation broadcaster with a wide vocational background in media, telecommunications and education.

He is a 1996 graduate of Ball State University with a master's degree in English and is an avid poet. He also host's KJZZ's "Word," a podcast about the literary arts in Arizona and the region.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Word S5:E5: National Poetry Month Part 2 — The Valley Of The Poet Tom Maxedon April 13, 2021
Extent Of Kingman Cyberattack Still Unknown Tom Maxedon April 11, 2021
Roosevelt Row Seeks Feedback On Future Of Arts District Tom Maxedon April 6, 2021
Navajo Nation President Pleads For Residents To Practice A Safe Holiday Weekend Tom Maxedon April 4, 2021
Word S5:E4: National Poetry Month Part 1 — The Tucson Episode Tom Maxedon April 1, 2021
UA Women's Basketball Team Advances To Elite Eight Tom Maxedon March 28, 2021
Ducey Continues Blasting Biden On Migrant Surge Tom Maxedon March 22, 2021
Report: Criminal Justice Reform Could Save Taxpayers More Than $1B Tom Maxedon March 14, 2021
Arizona Unemployment Figures Revised Downward For December Tom Maxedon March 13, 2021
Peoria Seeks Public Input On New Arts Master Plan Tom Maxedon March 9, 2021
HB 2827 Would Force Banks To Do Business With Gun Manufacturers, Retailers Tom Maxedon
Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
March 8, 2021
Lawmakers, Businesses Question Ducey's Latest Executive Order Tom Maxedon March 7, 2021
Word S5:E3 — NaHaiWriMo Finale, Plus Desert Nights Rising Stars Tom Maxedon March 3, 2021
Bringing Writers And Readers Together During A Pandemic Tom Maxedon March 3, 2021
An AZ Piece Of 'The Great Migration': Phoenix And McNary Tom Maxedon Feb. 26, 2021
ASU Researchers Monitor Latest Mars Mission Tom Maxedon Feb. 21, 2021
37 Arrested In Valley Child Sex Crime Operation Tom Maxedon Feb. 20, 2021
Word S5 E2: National Haiku Writing Month (NaHaiWriMo) — Part 2 Tom Maxedon Feb. 16, 2021
Gilbert And Glendale Among Top 10 U.S. Cities For Increased Rents In 2020 Tom Maxedon Feb. 15, 2021
Climate Outlook: Hotter Nights, More Wildfires For AZ Tom Maxedon Feb. 7, 2021
Ward: Impeachment Trial 'Not What Our Country Needs' Tom Maxedon Feb. 7, 2021
'Indiscernibles' Anthology Seeks Stories By Black Arizonans Tom Maxedon Feb. 5, 2021
Word S5 E1: National Haiku Writing Month (NaHaiWriMo) — Part 1 Tom Maxedon Feb. 1, 2021
Thinking About Syllables: Feb. Is National Haiku Writing Month Tom Maxedon Feb. 1, 2021
Phoenix 'DREAMer' Story Receives Renewed Renown With NY Company Tom Maxedon Jan. 29, 2021