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
Día De Los Muertos Festival In Mesa Is Virtual This Year Tom Maxedon Oct. 23, 2020
HS Football Continues Despite Coronavirus-Related Cancellations Tom Maxedon Oct. 19, 2020
Glendale Bond Questions Ask Taxpayers To Cover $188M Tom Maxedon Oct. 13, 2020
Performing, Visual Artists Innovate To Keep Audiences Engaged Tom Maxedon Oct. 13, 2020
Hot Moons Of Jupiter Have Stronger Tides Than The Planet They Orbit Tom Maxedon Oct. 11, 2020
Arizona Theatre Company Eyes New Year For Live Performances Tom Maxedon Oct. 10, 2020
O'Halleran, Shedd Debate COVID-19 Spending, Broadband Tom Maxedon Oct. 9, 2020
Arizona Voter Registration Deadline Extended Bridget Dowd, Jimmy Jenkins, Tom Maxedon, Steve Goldstein, Lauren Gilger
Associated Press
Oct. 6, 2020
Word S4 E3: Young Poets, Old Poets And Indian Fantasy Fiction Tom Maxedon Oct. 9, 2020
MCC Student Wins National Literary Competition Tom Maxedon Oct. 2, 2020
Grijalva, Wood Draw Sharp Distinctions For Candidacies In Debate Tom Maxedon Sept. 29, 2020
Trump, Biden Try To Win Voters In First Debate Tom Maxedon Sept. 29, 2020
Stage 1 Restrictions Continue As Sears Fire Burns Over 12,000 Acres Tom Maxedon Sept. 28, 2020
Word S4 E2: Puppets, Children's Literature And Zoomoetry Tom Maxedon Sept. 29, 2020
How The Pandemic Is Impacting The Arts Community Tom Maxedon Sept. 25, 2020
Nez: Navajo Nation Curfews Likely Continue Until Vaccine Available Tom Maxedon Sept. 16, 2020
Kingman Regional Medical Center To Launch Antibody Testing Study Tom Maxedon Sept. 15, 2020
What Herd Immunity Is, Why It Isn't A Strategy For Handling COVID-19 Tom Maxedon Sept. 29, 2020
California Condors Released In Virtual Event This Year Tom Maxedon Sept. 13, 2020
Kelly Apologizes For Insensitive Joke He Made 2 Years Ago Tom Maxedon Sept. 12, 2020
DPS Officials Urge Patience And Caution Over Labor Day Weekend Tom Maxedon Sept. 4, 2020
EPA Announces Rio Reimagined–Rio Salado Project As 20th Member Of Urban Waters Federal Partnership Tom Maxedon, Mark Brodie Sept. 1, 2020
'Herd Immunity' Isn't Smart Strategy For Fighting COVID-19 Tom Maxedon Sept. 1, 2020
Homeless Life In Phoenix: In And Out Of 'The Zone' Tom Maxedon Sept. 1, 2020
Late Sen. McCain's Chief Of Staff: GOP Must Change Or Face Extinction Tom Maxedon Aug. 25, 2020