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
Havasupai Tribe Says No To Tourism Until At Least 2022 Tom Maxedon June 14, 2021
Retired Maj. Gen. McGuire Enters GOP U.S. Senate Race Tom Maxedon June 8, 2021
High Country Drivers Face Restrictions This Week Tom Maxedon June 6, 2021
Yavapai County Sheriff's Office: No Charges To Be Filed In Spur Fire Tom Maxedon June 4, 2021
AZ Game And Fish Reminds Hunters About Fall Permit Deadline Tom Maxedon June 6, 2021
Harris First Woman To Give Commencement Address At Naval Academy Tom Maxedon May 30, 2021
AP Draws Criticism After Firing Phoenix Reporter Tom Maxedon May 23, 2021
Documentary Poses Deep Questions About Life Along Central Avenue In Phoenix Tom Maxedon May 24, 2021
Word S5:E8 — Indigenous Detective Lit, YA Fiction Tom Maxedon May 26, 2021
Democratic Congressman Wants To Censure Representative Gosar Tom Maxedon May 16, 2021
Top House Dem Sends Letter To NFL Following Voting Law Tom Maxedon, Jill Ryan
Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
May 14, 2021
Workers' Group Pushes Back Against Ending Supplemental Pay Tom Maxedon May 14, 2021
24 AZ Artists Awarded Grants To Further Their Work Tom Maxedon May 11, 2021
Arizona Artists Welcome Back Patrons In Person Tom Maxedon May 11, 2021
Word S5:E7 — Indigenous Futurisms And Climate Fiction Tom Maxedon May 11, 2021
Fuel Prices, Packaging Costs Inflate Grocery Bills Tom Maxedon May 4, 2021
Glendale Hangs Art Guitars In Trees To Kick Off Music Festival Tom Maxedon May 4, 2021
Restaurateurs Support Reinstituting Jobless Benefit Rules Tom Maxedon May 3, 2021
Cindy McCain: Arizona GOP's Election Audit 'Ludicrous' Tom Maxedon May 2, 2021
Gronkowski Sets World Record With 600-Foot Catch In Tucson Tom Maxedon April 27, 2021
Word S5:E6 – Nat'l Poetry Month Part 3 — PPE — Pandemic Poetry Extravaganza Tom Maxedon April 28, 2021
Ducey To Send AZ National Guard To Southwest Border Tom Maxedon April 20, 2021
Arizona Restaurant Workers Aren't Returning To Jobs Tom Maxedon April 18, 2021
Unity March Canceled Over Fears Of Neo-Nazi Group Tom Maxedon April 17, 2021
Kingman Still Investigating Cyberattack Tom Maxedon April 17, 2021