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
Casa Grande rezones land against planners' advice Tom Maxedon Aug. 9, 2022
Marciopa County will offer additional monkeypox vaccine clinics Tom Maxedon Aug. 6, 2022
Dana Lewis becomes the new Pinal County recorder Tom Maxedon Aug. 5, 2022
Super Bowl Host Committee opening up grant applications for nonprofits Tom Maxedon Aug. 3, 2022
Massachusetts man arrested in connection to AZ elections bomb threat Tom Maxedon July 30, 2022
The Pipeline Fire burn scar is the main concern for flooding in Flagstaff as rain continues Tom Maxedon July 30, 2022
Poll: AZ Voters say inflation is costing $200 more a month Tom Maxedon July 31, 2022
Kingman Mayor Miles steps down, citing health concerns Tom Maxedon July 26, 2022
Average pump prices continue to fall in Arizona Tom Maxedon July 24, 2022
Trump, Pence campaign for opposing GOP candidates in AZ on Friday Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
July 21, 2022
Authorities: Felony charges should be considered for bear spray incident Tom Maxedon July 19, 2022
VR exhibit highlights climate and environmental justice Tom Maxedon July 17, 2022
Hearings investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection to continue Tom Maxedon July 11, 2022
Nonprofit donates instruments, equipment to Phoenix students Tom Maxedon July 10, 2022
Brittney Griner appeals directly to President Biden Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
July 5, 2022
AZ-based analyst stunned by Tuesday's Jan. 6 testimony Tom Maxedon June 28, 2022
National security adviser: 'Brittney Griner is wrongfully detained' Tom Maxedon June 28, 2022
The 2022 Arizona legislative session ends Tom Maxedon June 25, 2022
Tempe's YETi presents its first youth theater production since the pandemic Tom Maxedon June 22, 2022
Maricopa County will present new maps at redistricting meeting Tom Maxedon June 20, 2022
Gas prices in AZ differ by nearly $1 depending where you fill up Tom Maxedon June 17, 2022
Coyotes are one step closer to a new home in Tempe Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
June 19, 2022
Juneteenth in the Valley is honored in diverse ways Tom Maxedon June 17, 2022
March for Our Lives movement holding a protest at Capitol on Saturday Greg Hahne, Tom Maxedon June 10, 2022
A Coconino High School graduate places 3rd in finals of Poetry Out Loud Tom Maxedon June 7, 2022