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 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
Hobbs adds 8 to veto list; half are related to drag shows Kirsten Dorman, Tom Maxedon June 17, 2023
AZ lawmaker hopes GOP can work closer with Hobbs Tom Maxedon June 13, 2023
Desert Botanical Garden hosting Juneteenth festival Tom Maxedon June 15, 2023
Word S9.8 —Travels and travails take us into summer Tom Maxedon June 13, 2023
The median home price in metro Phoenix has fallen $56K Tom Maxedon June 12, 2023
Trump forced the DOJ's hand in latest indictment, says consultant Tom Maxedon June 10, 2023
Arizona restaurant revenue surpasses pre-COVID levels Tom Maxedon June 10, 2023
Word S9.7 – My cousin wasn't a murderer Tom Maxedon May 30, 2023
Phoenix Suns fire coach Monty Williams Tom Maxedon
Associated Press
May 13, 2023
New data: 17% of future AZ HS students will pursue a four-year degree Tom Maxedon May 14, 2023
Report: Antisemitic incidents up in U.S. over last 2 years Tom Maxedon May 9, 2023
Chandler Museum showcases students' responses to Dust Bowl images Tom Maxedon May 9, 2023
17% of the U.S. GDP is immigrant wages, report says Tom Maxedon May 7, 2023
Fed raises interest rates to highest point in 16 years Tom Maxedon May 7, 2023
Vaccines still important even as COVID-19 emergency ends, expert says Tom Maxedon May 8, 2023