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
Federal Judge Dismisses AZ GOP Lawsuit Tom Maxedon
Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
Jan. 2, 2021
Arizona Library Systems Receive Improvement Grants Tom Maxedon Dec. 23, 2020
Word S4 E7: NPR’s Scott Simon On ‘Trying’ Tom Maxedon Dec. 18, 2020
AZ Theatre Company Pushes Back 2021 Indoor Season Tom Maxedon Dec. 7, 2020
AZ Artists Level Up As COVID-19 Cases Spike Tom Maxedon Dec. 8, 2020
Word S4 E6: NaNoWriMo Part 3 — Crossing Finish Line Tom Maxedon Dec. 8, 2020
Conservation Center Rehabilitates Animals, Returns Them To Wild Tom Maxedon Nov. 30, 2020
Cindy McCain Joins Growing Chorus Of Moderate Republicans Tom Maxedon Nov. 23, 2020
AZ Warriors Wilderness Journey Helps Veterans Integrate, Heal Tom Maxedon Nov. 23, 2020
Word S4 E5: NaNoWriMo Part 2 — Halfway Through Tom Maxedon Nov. 17, 2020
Arizona Theatre Company Eyes 2021 Season Tom Maxedon Nov. 15, 2020
Near Record High Temps Moving Into Arizona Tom Maxedon Nov. 14, 2020
Wins For Dems Didn't Translate Far Down AZ Ballot Tom Maxedon
Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
Nov. 8, 2020
Glendale Voters Appear To Reject Bond Projects Tom Maxedon Nov. 4, 2020
Scottsdale Voters Have Selected New Mayor Tom Maxedon Nov. 4, 2020
Tempe Voters Approve Nearly $350M On Bond Spending Tom Maxedon Nov. 3, 2020
Mesa Voters Approve $100M Transportation Bond Tom Maxedon Nov. 3, 2020
50,000 Words In A Month: November Means NaNoWriMo Tom Maxedon Nov. 6, 2020
Word S4 E4: Halloween And NaNoWriMo Part 1 Tom Maxedon Oct. 27, 2020
Pima Sheriff Looks To Update Use-Of-Force Policies Tom Maxedon Oct. 26, 2020
Día De Los Muertos Festival In Mesa Is Virtual This Year Tom Maxedon Oct. 23, 2020
HS Football Continues Despite Coronavirus-Related Cancellations Tom Maxedon Oct. 19, 2020
Glendale Bond Questions Ask Taxpayers To Cover $188M Tom Maxedon Oct. 13, 2020
Performing, Visual Artists Innovate To Keep Audiences Engaged Tom Maxedon Oct. 13, 2020
Hot Moons Of Jupiter Have Stronger Tides Than The Planet They Orbit Tom Maxedon Oct. 11, 2020