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
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
Word S7:E8 — Birds, murder and swingers Tom Maxedon June 7, 2022
If you’ve felt like 2022 has been windier than years past, you’re not alone Tom Maxedon June 5, 2022
Arizona will see triple digit high temperatures this week Tom Maxedon May 31, 2022
Word S7:E7 — AZ teen advances in 'Poetry Out Loud;' anthology raises money for Ukraine Tom Maxedon May 24, 2022
'Celebration of Women' book spotlights women of color in arts, culture Tom Maxedon May 21, 2022
Phoenix Symphony will close out season with 2 local teen musicians Tom Maxedon May 20, 2022
Pima County sets aside $180K for public art at medical examiner's office Tom Maxedon May 15, 2022
Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum showcases new exhibitions Tom Maxedon May 11, 2022
Valley Metro searches for artists to paint wall at Roosevelt/Central stop Tom Maxedon May 6, 2022
50 Peoria students receive State Seal of Arts Proficiency Tom Maxedon May 8, 2022
'Dancing With The Universe | Native Style' debuts this weekend Tom Maxedon May 3, 2022
'Desert Rider' exhibit examines transportation, landscape, and Latinx and Indigenous identity Tom Maxedon May 3, 2022
Word S7:E6 — Ghostwriting proves lucrative; summer reading season kicks off soon Tom Maxedon May 3, 2022
Arizona food banks struggle to meet demand amid rising inflation Tom Maxedon April 23, 2022
Word S7:E5 — Explore the fight to organize labor and National Poetry Month Tom Maxedon April 19, 2022
Phoenix is urging artists to apply for projects Tom Maxedon April 16, 2022
Persistent drought is preventing trout stocking in Arizona Tom Maxedon April 17, 2022
Gas prices are high and so are complaints about being gouged Tom Maxedon April 11, 2022