Tom Maxedon

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Previous to joining the KJZZ staff in September 2017, Tom lived on the island of Guam in the Western Pacific where he was news director for KPRG, Public Radio Guam and Saipan and also worked as a freelance writer for the Guam Daily Post.

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

Tom is a 1996 graduate of Ball State University with a M.A. in English and also hosts KJZZ's "Word," a podcast about literature in Arizona and the region which he created.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Coronavirus Risk Remains Low In Arizona Tom Maxedon Feb. 3, 2020
U.S. Senate Votes Not To Allow Additional Witness Testimony In Impeachment Trial Tom Maxedon Jan. 31, 2020
ASU Coach Edwards Receives Salary Increase To $3.5M Tom Maxedon Jan. 31, 2020
AZ Couple Accused Of Making Millions Of Robocalls Tom Maxedon, Mark Brodie Jan. 28, 2020
Oil Prices Increase Following Drone Strike That Killed Iran's Top Military Leader Tom Maxedon Jan. 3, 2020
Flagstaff Will Pick Up Old Christmas Trees Jan. 6 Tom Maxedon Jan. 2, 2020
Conservationists Intend To Sue Ft. Huachuca, U.S. Fish And Wildlife Service Tom Maxedon Dec. 31, 2019
ASU Faces Florida State In Sun Bowl On New Year's Eve Day Tom Maxedon Dec. 30, 2019
Feds File To Dissolve Mexican Spotted Owl Habitat Ruling Tom Maxedon Dec. 29, 2019
Tales From 'Cryptsmas': Exploring The Scary Stories Of Christmas Tom Maxedon Dec. 24, 2019
Sinema, Collins Push Bipartisan Effort To Employ Asylum Seekers Sooner Tom Maxedon Dec. 22, 2019
Arizona Flu Cases Spike Tom Maxedon Dec. 22, 2019
Word S2 E8: Tales From The Cryptsmas Tom Maxedon Dec. 18, 2019
Word S2 E7: NaNoWriMo — Part 3 Tom Maxedon Dec. 6, 2019
Tucson's First Latina Mayor Sworn In Tom Maxedon Dec. 2, 2019
Agency Rolls Out Farm-To-Food-Bank Program Tom Maxedon Nov. 26, 2019
Word S2 E6: NaNoMyMo Tom Maxedon Nov. 26, 2019
Vets Honored At Annual Veterans Day Parade In Phoenix Tom Maxedon Nov. 11, 2019
Mesa Cuts Ribbon On Third Phase Of Eastmark Great Park Tom Maxedon Nov. 10, 2019
Word S2 E5: NaNoWriMo Tom Maxedon Nov. 8, 2019
NaNoWriMo Inspires Arizona Authors All Month Tom Maxedon Nov. 6, 2019
AZ Congressional Delegation Reacts To Trump's Handling Of ISIS Operation Tom Maxedon Oct. 29, 2019
Parents Of Kayla Mueller Want Answers Following Death Of ISIS Leader Tom Maxedon Oct. 28, 2019
PLEA Blames City Council For Phoenix Police Firings Tom Maxedon, Lauren Gilger Oct. 26, 2019
Word S2 E4: On The Roads Tom Maxedon Oct. 23, 2019