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
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
Valley Filmmaker Debuts 'Skinwalker' This Weekend Tom Maxedon July 12, 2021
Slight Cool Down In The Valley Expected By Mid-week Tom Maxedon July 11, 2021
Recent Humidity, Storms Slowing Wildfire Growth  Vaughan Jones, Jill Ryan, Jack Johnson, Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
July 4, 2021
$15 Minimum Wage Qualifies For Ballot In Tucson Tom Maxedon July 3, 2021
'Voodoo Macbeth' Wins Best Of Fest At 2021 Sedona Film Festival Tom Maxedon June 20, 2021
Roosevelt Row: Future Of Arts District Survey Garners Key Takeaways Tom Maxedon June 19, 2021
Excessive Heat For Much Of Arizona Continues Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
June 19, 2021
'Something To Be Celebrated By Everyone': Honoring The Importance Of Juneteenth Tom Maxedon June 18, 2021
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