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
Flagstaff shelter will soon place people in new property Tom Maxedon April 10, 2022
A Valley architect and artist creates detailed sketches on ordinary napkins Tom Maxedon April 4, 2022
Word S7:E4 – People’s best friend, National Poetry Month spring into action Tom Maxedon April 5, 2022
Sports betting in AZ doesn't generate a lot of revenue Tom Maxedon March 26, 2022
Record high temps in the Valley this weekend Tom Maxedon March 25, 2022
Chandler arts center will host economic impact forum Tom Maxedon March 22, 2022
Arizona car insurance rates are rising after COVID Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
March 20, 2022
Arizona Humanities awards over $75,000 in grants Tom Maxedon March 13, 2022
AZ Commission on the Arts encourages artists to apply for grants in May Tom Maxedon March 15, 2022
Arts businesses rebound as patrons worry less about the pandemic Tom Maxedon March 18, 2022
Bill would let businesses use deadly force against vandals Tom Maxedon
Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services
March 6, 2022
Ukrainian born resident of Kingman checks in with family, friends Tom Maxedon March 6, 2022
Phoenix Symphony's mix of Brahms and Radiohead more than a mashup Tom Maxedon March 2, 2022
Sedona International Film Festival wraps up Tom Maxedon Feb. 28, 2022
Read the winning KJZZ haiku contest poem Tom Maxedon Feb. 28, 2022
Sedona Film Festival rolls cameras starting this weekend Tom Maxedon Feb. 19, 2022
Maricopa County Attorney's Office leaders ask County Attorney Allister Adel to resign Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
Feb. 15, 2022
Union Pacific pays Tempe over $480K for train derailment Tom Maxedon Feb. 13, 2022
Word S7:E2 — National Haiku Writing Month continues Tom Maxedon Feb. 15, 2022
Post-WWII Japanese photography on display at Phoenix Art Museum Tom Maxedon Feb. 6, 2022
Ducey criticizes Biden approach to spending COVID funds Tom Maxedon Feb. 1, 2022
Sky Harbor passengers increase by 77% in 2021 Tom Maxedon Jan. 30, 2022
Word S7:E1 — It’s National Haiku Writing Month Tom Maxedon Feb. 1, 2022
ASU coach Zak Hill resigns amid NCAA recruitment violation inquiry Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
Jan. 28, 2022
'Women in Jeopardy!' brings crime, wine and girlfriend time to the stage Tom Maxedon Jan. 30, 2022