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
'Dream Hou$e' Wins 2020 National LatinX Playwriting Award Tom Maxedon Aug. 23, 2020
McDowell Mountain Regional Park Closes Due To Brush Fire Tom Maxedon Aug. 21, 2020
AZ Democrats Hold Online Forum As Trump Visits Yuma Tom Maxedon Aug. 18, 2020
Word S4 E1: Stages & Screens Tom Maxedon Sept. 1, 2020
Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Rules Against Health Care Ballot Initiative Tom Maxedon Aug. 16, 2020
AZ Tourism Industry Braces For Another Hit After Pac-12 Games Are Postponed Tom Maxedon Aug. 14, 2020
PAC-12 Postpones Athletic Competitions Until 2021 Tom Maxedon Aug. 11, 2020
Phoenix Area May Set Another High Temperature Record Sunday Tom Maxedon Aug. 9, 2020
Pinal County Citizens Posse Draws Concerns From Board, Citizens Tom Maxedon Aug. 8, 2020
Pinal County Sheriff Launches Citizens Posse Program Tom Maxedon, Steve Goldstein July 31, 2020
Boiling Point: Race And Policing Long Connected In Arizona Tom Maxedon July 28, 2020
UA Requires COVID Testing For Some Students Tom Maxedon July 25, 2020
Gov. Ducey Pleads With Arizonans To 'Mask Up' Tom Maxedon July 17, 2020
Phoenix Superintendent: High School Isn't Home Depot Tom Maxedon July 12, 2020
AZ Rolls Out New Initiative To Address Surge In COVID-19 Patients Filling Up Hospital Beds Tom Maxedon July 10, 2020
Mother Of Slain Airman Says Daughter A Victim Of Domestic Violence Tom Maxedon July 6, 2020
Gov. Doug Ducey Bends On Arizona Arts Funding Tom Maxedon July 5, 2020
Gallego: Trump's Love Of Putin 'Causing Really Bad Decisions From This White House' Tom Maxedon June 30, 2020
Pence Pushes Back Visit To AZ, Will Be Accompanied By Dr. Birx Tom Maxedon June 30, 2020
Trump May Quit? Nah, Says Arizona Political Insider Tom Maxedon June 30, 2020
COVID-19 Creates Lingering Health Problems Tom Maxedon June 29, 2020
Federal Judge Rules Against Democrats' Ballot Order Suit Tom Maxedon
Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
June 28, 2020
Lack Of Arts Funding Threatens Important Voices, Economic Growth Tom Maxedon June 10, 2020
Lack Of Arts Funding In AZ Comes With Hard Costs To Economy Tom Maxedon June 2, 2020
Trump To Nation's Governors: 'You Have To Dominate' Tom Maxedon June 1, 2020