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David Kirton

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David Kirton

David Kirton is a lifetime resident of Saskatoon – he grew up on the west side – and is passionate about the city he loves and the people in it.

In Saskatoon, if he is not walking the news hounds, Owen and Phil, on the radio with News Talk 650 CKOM, or practicing archery, he is volunteering in the community as a trustee with Saskatoon native Ministry and Sisters Voices; two ecumenical organizations working to enlighten non-indigenous people about indigenous issues and successes. 

David loves the news, but that not all he watches. Currently he is a bit obsessed with Homeland and the Walking Dead. He is the proud grandfather of a couple of grandkids – who get mentioned on the show from time to time. David is Michif.

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Saturday, June 17, 2017

There is a call for change by at least one northern municipal councilor after two young children were doused with gas and lit on fire on the Lac La Ronge First Nation. Julie Baschuk, the deputy mayor of Air Ronge, says in a message on Facebook, "From the ongoing car thefts and car-smashing, home invasions, beatings resulting in death, increasing gang presence, a school bomb threat, child porn...

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I talk with Michael Linklater this weekend about the 2020 Olympics including 3-on-3 basketball. Michael is rated #1 in Canada and 9th worldwide, so all of a sudden there's the possibility of an Olympic Gold Medal in his future. Here's a quick... //Read More

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