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
Sahuarita Pecan Processing Plant To Lay Off Half Its Workforce Tom Maxedon Sept. 10, 2021
20 Years After 9/11, America's Longest War Ends Tom Maxedon Sept. 10, 2021
Lawsuit Argues Ducey Violated Arizona Law In Cutting Unemployment Benefits Tom Maxedon
Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
Sept. 5, 2021
Word S6:E1 — Breaking The Mold Tom Maxedon Sept. 7, 2021
Pima County Sees Strong Uptick In Parvovirus Cases Tom Maxedon Aug. 29, 2021
'Black Mexican' Playwright Wins 2021 National Latinx Playwrights Award Tom Maxedon Aug. 27, 2021
Job Recruiter Survey: Many Employees, Job Seekers Want Flexibility Tom Maxedon Aug. 27, 2021
Thunderbird's Artemis Project In Jeopardy In Afghanistan Tom Maxedon Aug. 22, 2021
Arizona Humanities Grant Deadline Rapidly Approaching Tom Maxedon Aug. 21, 2021
Authorities Investigating Pipeline Explosion In Coolidge Tom Maxedon Aug. 16, 2021
Akimel O'odham Artist Unveils Exhibit In 'UNCONTAINED' Series Tom Maxedon Aug. 16, 2021
Poetry, Music Renew Attention On Homelessness In Metro Phoenix Tom Maxedon Aug. 16, 2021
Gila Bend Mayor Declares State Of Emergency Tom Maxedon Aug. 14, 2021
Redistricting Commission Wraps Up Public Meetings Tom Maxedon Aug. 8, 2021
Pascal Bokar Brings Afro Blue Grazz To The Valley Tom Maxedon Aug. 9, 2021
Judge Orders AZ Senate To Produce 2020 Audit Records Tom Maxedon
Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
Aug. 3, 2021
Coronavirus Cases Climb; Local Health Professionals Urge Vaccines Tom Maxedon Aug. 1, 2021
Amtrak Proposes New Passenger Rail Service In AZ Tom Maxedon, Lauren Gilger July 27, 2021
Arizona Monsoon Activity Helps Extinguish Major Wildfires Tom Maxedon July 26, 2021
Former AG Woods Criticizes Election Audit, Sen. Sinema Tom Maxedon July 25, 2021
Stanton Votes For Additional U.S. Visas For Afghans Tom Maxedon July 25, 2021
Phoenix Officer Accused Of Assaulting Handcuffed Man Tom Maxedon July 24, 2021
AZ Independent Redistricting Commission Begins Public Meetings Friday Tom Maxedon July 21, 2021
Glendale Proposes Rate Hikes For Water And Sewer Tom Maxedon July 19, 2021
AZ Woman Blames Misinformation For Father's Death Tom Maxedon July 19, 2021