Tom Maxedon

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Tom Maxedon is the host of KJZZ’s Weekend Edition on Saturday and Sunday from 6-10 a.m. and All Things Considered on Monday from 3-6 p.m.

He reports on arts & culture in the Valley and state, while also hosting KJZZ’s Word podcast about literature.

Maxedon joined the KJZZ News team in September 2017, following his work as news director for KPRG, Public Radio Guam/Saipan — the U.S. Territories in the Western Pacific region — where he also worked as a freelance writer for the Guam Daily Post.

He’s a second-generation broadcaster with a wide vocational background in media, telecommunications and education.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Arizona Sen. Sinema explains why she's holding out on the infrastructure bill Tom Maxedon Oct. 2, 2021
Spores that cause Valley fever thrive after a wet monsoon, research finds Tom Maxedon Oct. 3, 2021
This town set a monsoon rain record this year — and Phoenix got close Tom Maxedon Oct. 1, 2021
You Might Be Surprised Which Books Are Banned Tom Maxedon Sept. 30, 2021
Some Mesa Residents May Have Cloudy Water Until January Tom Maxedon Sept. 27, 2021
Phoenix College Student's Poem Earns A Spot In Space Tom Maxedon Sept. 27, 2021
Justice O'Connor's Brother Remarks On 40th Confirmation Anniversary Tom Maxedon Sept. 24, 2021
Art Remains A Priority For The Roosevelt Row Community Tom Maxedon Sept. 22, 2021
Arizona Coyotes release renderings of newly proposed Tempe arena Tom Maxedon Sept. 20, 2021
Word S6:E2 — Breaking The Mold — Part 2 Tom Maxedon Sept. 21, 2021
Mesa Mask Festival Asks Attendees To Get Creative Tom Maxedon Sept. 18, 2021
Former Mesa Fire Chief Mourns Those Killed On 9/11 Tom Maxedon Sept. 11, 2021
AZ Climate Activists Urge Congress To Pass Biden's Plan Tom Maxedon Sept. 10, 2021
Sahuarita Pecan Processing Plant To Lay Off Half Its Workforce Tom Maxedon Sept. 10, 2021
20 Years After 9/11, America's Longest War Ends Tom Maxedon Sept. 10, 2021
Lawsuit Argues Ducey Violated Arizona Law In Cutting Unemployment Benefits Tom Maxedon
Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
Sept. 5, 2021
Word S6:E1 — Breaking The Mold Tom Maxedon Sept. 7, 2021
Pima County Sees Strong Uptick In Parvovirus Cases Tom Maxedon Aug. 29, 2021
'Black Mexican' Playwright Wins 2021 National Latinx Playwrights Award Tom Maxedon Aug. 27, 2021
Job Recruiter Survey: Many Employees, Job Seekers Want Flexibility Tom Maxedon Aug. 27, 2021
Thunderbird's Artemis Project In Jeopardy In Afghanistan Tom Maxedon Aug. 22, 2021
Arizona Humanities Grant Deadline Rapidly Approaching Tom Maxedon Aug. 21, 2021
Authorities Investigating Pipeline Explosion In Coolidge Tom Maxedon Aug. 16, 2021
Akimel O'odham Artist Unveils Exhibit In 'UNCONTAINED' Series Tom Maxedon Aug. 16, 2021
Poetry, Music Renew Attention On Homelessness In Metro Phoenix Tom Maxedon Aug. 16, 2021