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
Arizona libraries in all 15 counties will share $530K Tom Maxedon Aug. 6, 2023
Fontes: Trump's latest indictment 'vindicates' poll workers Tom Maxedon Aug. 1, 2023
Phoenix Theatre Company buys 2nd apartment complex Tom Maxedon Aug. 3, 2023
Hobbs signs bill repealing house, apartment rental taxes Greg Hahne, Tom Maxedon
Bob Christie and Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services
Aug. 1, 2023
Traffic fatalities in Arizona are up for a third consecutive year Tom Maxedon Aug. 1, 2023
Independent voters now outnumber Republicans in AZ Tom Maxedon July 31, 2023
Pac-12 shrinks to 9 as Colorado announces departure Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
July 29, 2023
Tony Bennett had 'no quit', according to an AZ promoter who met him Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
July 24, 2023
Arizona transgender athlete law blocked by federal judge Lindsey C. Riley, Tom Maxedon
Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services
July 20, 2023
Excessive heat warning continues for Maricopa County Tom Maxedon July 16, 2023
Arizona is likely to see higher gas prices soon Tom Maxedon July 16, 2023
Wild bobcat survives ride stuck in man's truck engine Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
July 10, 2023
Game and Fish wants to attract a new generation of hunters and fishers Tom Maxedon July 10, 2023
About 1,500 recorded COVID-19 cases in Arizona each week Tom Maxedon July 8, 2023
Ballot Tabulation Center is getting a makeover to speed up vote counting Tom Maxedon July 7, 2023
Arizona gas prices are a lot lower than this time last year Tom Maxedon July 3, 2023
Arizona attorney says affirmative action decision is a 'radical conclusion' Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
July 3, 2023
'En garde!' is the first sound to victory for USA Fencing Summer Nationals Tom Maxedon June 30, 2023
Next NEA 'Grants for Arts Projects' deadline rapidly approaching Tom Maxedon June 27, 2023
Draw drag queens at free Tempe Center for the Arts event Tom Maxedon June 24, 2023
Gov. Hobbs' executive order gives power to prosecute abortions solely to the AG Greg Hahne, Tom Maxedon, Ignacio Ventura June 23, 2023
County Recorder Richer suing Lake for defamation Ben Giles, Tom Maxedon
The Associated Press
June 22, 2023
Former Gov. Ducey will lead a political action committee Tom Maxedon
Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services
June 20, 2023
Breezy, dry weather patterns are keeping wildfire fighters at the ready Tom Maxedon June 20, 2023
Glendale and Chandler finalize budgets ahead of new July 1 fiscal year Tom Maxedon June 18, 2023