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
Greenfield Park Re-Opens In Mesa Tom Maxedon Nov. 6, 2017
Arizona Gov. Ducey Wants To Revamp Rest Stops Using Private Sector Bret Jaspers, Tom Maxedon Nov. 6, 2017
Leafy Green Vegetables: A Multibillion-Dollar Industry In Arizona Tom Maxedon Nov. 3, 2017
Arizona Gov. Ducey May Tap Into Rainy Day Fund Tom Maxedon, Steve Goldstein Nov. 1, 2017
Poll: 28% Of GOP Voters Undecided On Flake Replacement Tom Maxedon Oct. 31, 2017
Ex-Bookkeeper Indicted On 40 Felony Counts Tom Maxedon Oct. 30, 2017
Oakland A's Catcher Maxwell Released On Bond In Scottsdale Tom Maxedon Oct. 30, 2017
Amazon To Hire 1,000 Employees Tom Maxedon Oct. 27, 2017
Latin Grammy-Nominated Las Migas To Play In Phoenix Tom Maxedon Oct. 24, 2017
Scottsdale Clinic Sees Uptick In Drug, Alcohol Abuse In Seniors Tom Maxedon Oct. 18, 2017
Arizona Battles Back From Foreclosure Epidemic Tom Maxedon Oct. 16, 2017
SRP Board Approves $330 Million Expenditure Tom Maxedon Oct. 14, 2017
Civil Suit Over Fatal Shooting Against Pinal Deputy Is Reinstated Tom Maxedon Oct. 10, 2017
Arizona State Tax Extension Deadline Looms Tom Maxedon Oct. 10, 2017
Survey Says: You're Not As Healthy As You Think Tom Maxedon Oct. 9, 2017
Exploding Dots Project Connects Students To Math Through Social Media Tom Maxedon Oct. 9, 2017
Bermudez Indictment Unsealed: 27 Counts Of Filing False Information Tom Maxedon Oct. 6, 2017
Domestic Violence Involves More Than Physical Contact Tom Maxedon Oct. 3, 2017
Off-Duty Mesa Police Officers On-Hand During Las Vegas Shooting Tom Maxedon Oct. 2, 2017
'Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman:' New Documentary To Be Screened In Tempe Tom Maxedon Oct. 2, 2017
DHS Targets Immigrants' Social Media Accounts Tom Maxedon Sept. 30, 2017
Museum Addresses Childhood Obesity, Well-Being Through Art Tom Maxedon Sept. 27, 2017
Arizona Rated Worst State For Public School Teachers Tom Maxedon Sept. 26, 2017
Student Loan Debt: Choosing The Right Repayment Plan For Your Lifestyle Tom Maxedon Sept. 25, 2017
AAA: Majority Of Parents Misuse Child Safety Seats Tom Maxedon Sept. 20, 2017