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
APS: AZ prepared to meet energy demand of Valley's excessive heat Tom Maxedon Sept. 6, 2022
'The Book of Will' is a love letter to William Shakespeare Tom Maxedon Sept. 11, 2022
Word — What do mobsters, jazz and fall have in common? Tom Maxedon Sept. 6, 2022
Pima County is inviting young artists to take part in its anti-graffiti program Tom Maxedon Aug. 29, 2022
Kyrene district will undergo training to confront anti-Semitic behavior by students Tom Maxedon Aug. 23, 2022
Gas prices continue falling in Arizona Tom Maxedon Aug. 21, 2022
Maricopa County certifies election results in spite of threatening messages to workers Tom Maxedon Aug. 16, 2022
Sedona offers landlords up to $10K for renting to locals Tom Maxedon Aug. 14, 2022
Some Arizona Republican candidates call FBI search of Mar-a-Lago politically motivated Tom Maxedon Aug. 13, 2022
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