Kingstonist

Kingstonist

By Tim Cunningham
Kingston, Ontario's source for breaking news, in-depth features and local sports and analysis. Listen to our daily briefing.
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2020/03/06 15 Minutes With Dylan Chenier
Dylan Chenier gave us a Briar update on the championship round and what to look forward to on the weekend at the Leon's Centre. 
09:21
March 6, 2020
2020/03/02 15 Minutes With Dylan Chenier
Dylan Chenier, who is covering the Tim Horton's Briar for the Kingstonist stopped is to give us a tournament update. 
10:16
March 2, 2020
2020/02/20 15 Minutes With Gord Sinclair
Gord Sinclair stopped by the Seaway studio to discuss his new album Taxi Dancers and a variety of other topics. 
34:47
February 21, 2020
2020/02/19 15 Minutes With Jason Taylor
Jason Taylor dropped into see the new Kingstonist podcast studio at Queen and Bagot and to discuss the auto industry as well as the Taylor's history in the car business in Kingston. Thank you to Jason and the Taylor Auto Mall for the continued support of the Kingstonist and our "15 Minutes With" podcast.
19:50
February 19, 2020
2020 / 02 / 13 Ask Me Anything with Mayor Bryan Paterson
Mayor Bryan Paterson dropped into our new podcast studio for his quarterly Ask Me Anything interview.
29:36
February 14, 2020
2020 / 01 / 15 15 Minutes With Norman Musengimana
Norman Musengimana (@munorma) dropped by Venture Club to talk about growing up in Rwanda and his life in many other countries. Norman came to Canada and YGK in 2017 to attend the Smith School of Business at Queen's University. As a result of his time at Queen's, Norman started and now operates Bizskills Academy which helps young entrepreneurs and others gain access to the workforce. 
25:15
January 15, 2020
2019/12/05 15 Minutes With - Alix Carr-Harris
Kingstonist new Wolfe Island contributor Alix Carr-Harris visited Venture Club for a chat about island life,  island events and her new venture Haymaker's Coffee. 
16:41
December 5, 2019
2019/11/29 - 15 Minutes With - The Dan Taylor Band
Two members of the Dan Taylor Band (@dantaylorband) dropped by to discuss their new single Limestone City. Have a listen!
16:28
November 29, 2019
2019/11/08 - Kingstonist Sports
@Kyle_Compeau and I discuss issues with video review in all sports, Kawhi's load management, big weekend for KASSAA sports and a couple of other subjects. 
17:40
November 8, 2019
2019/11/04 - Ask Me Anything with Mayor Bryan Paterson
Our quarterly conversation with Mayor Bryan Paterson where he answers live questions from constituents who are watching our live stream on Facebook. 
30:34
November 4, 2019
2019/10/31 15 Minutes With Chris Morris w/ Digital Main St.
Chris Morris explains the $2,500 Digital Main St grant which is available to business' in the BIA, Williamsville and Portsmouth areas. 
16:37
October 31, 2019
2019/10/16 . - 15 Minutes With - Darrell Bryan
Darrell Bryan, Artistic Director of the Kingston Chamber Choir stopped into Venture Club to chat about the ever changing world of music and the upcoming concert season for @ChoirKingston. 
17:55
October 16, 2019
2019/10/10 - Kingstonist Sports
Our weekly look at sports with co-host Kyle Compeau @KyleSCP. This week we chat about MLB playoffs, Gaels football, Queen's Women's Rugby playoffs and a couple of other topics. 
18:17
October 10, 2019
2019/10/09 15 Minutes With - Rob Brown
St. Lawrence College golf Coach Rob Brown dropped by top talk about the upcoming National College Championships in Sorel Quebec, the state of junior golf in Kingston and his Ontario Colleges Athletic Association Coach of the Year award. 
15:14
October 9, 2019
2019/09/30 - 15 Minutes With - Mike Downie
Mike Downie was in our Venture Club studio for a two part interview to discuss Chanie Wenjack, history as it pertains to Indigenous people of Canada and the Downie-Wenjack project that his brother Gord championed. @downiewenjack. 
43:50
September 30, 2019
2019/09/26 - Kingstonist Sports
Co-host @KyleSCP (Kyle Compeau) dropped by Venture Club for our weekly look at sports. We discussed the Austin Matthews, Queen's women's rugby and a few other subjects. 
15:20
September 26, 2019
2019/09/20 15 Minutes With - Rob Bagg
Robb Bagg (@R_Bagg6) paid a visit to Venture Club to discuss his outstanding CFL career, how he got there and what he's up to now. 
19:15
September 20, 2019
2019/09/16 15 Minutes With - Jim Gilchrist
The voice of the Kingston Frontenacs Jim Gilchrist dropped by Venture Club to discuss the upcoming OHL season. 
16:40
September 16, 2019
2019/09/13 - Kingstonist Sports
Co-host Kyle Compeau and I discuss Gaels football, Antonio Brown, NHL unrestricted free agency and more. 
19:15
September 13, 2019
2019/09/11 - 15 Minutes With - Justin Chenier
Justin Chenier (@ChenierYGK) Executive Director of Business Operations for the Kingston Frontenac's payed a visit to Venture Club for a two segment podcast. In the first segment we talk about the Frontenac's (@KingstonFronts) upcoming season and some great events that they will be holding over the course of the season. During the second segment we discuss Justin's journey with mental health struggles as a result from his time serving with the Canadian Military. 
38:58
September 11, 2019
2019/09/10 - Ask Me Anything With Mayor Bryan Paterson
Mayor Bryan Paterson dropped by Venture Club for his live monthly Ask Me Anything segment.
29:49
September 10, 2019
2019/09/06 Kingstonist Sports
Co-host Kyle Compeau dropped into Venture Club to discuss Bianca Andreescu, Gaels football, NFL and local high school fall sports.
19:17
September 6, 2019
2019/08/29 15 Minutes With - Jeff Downie
Jeff Downie, Queen's Athletics Director, Business Development and Operations stopped into Venture Club to discuss Gaels, Junior Gaels and other exciting news within the department. 
15:38
August 29, 2019
2019/08/23 - Kingstonist Sports
Co-host Kyle Compeau @KyleSCP stopped by to talk Gaels football, Oakland Raiders and the opening of Kingston Frontenacs training camp next week. 
19:30
August 23, 2019
2019/08/20 15 Minutes With - Jan MacDonald
Downtown Kingston's Senior Project Manager Jan MacDonald stopped into Venture Club to talk about this weekends Limestone City Blues Festival. 
08:59
August 20, 2019
2019/08/15 - 15 Minutes With - Scout Watkins-Southward and Matt Holmberg
First Year Queen's Gales Women's hockey player Scout Watkins-Southward was joined by Gaels Head Coach Matt Holmberg to chat about the upcoming season. 
14:02
August 15, 2019
2019/08/14 15 Minutes With - Mark Potter
Mark Potter dropped into Venture Club to tell some local sports stories and about his time at The Original Hockey Hall of Fame. 
24:24
August 14, 2019
2019/08/14 - 15 Minutes With - Ben Pilon
Local entrepreneur and developer Ben Pilon dropped into Venture Club for a great chat.
19:18
August 14, 2019
2019/08/09 - Kingstonist Sports
Will Cunningham, @willisc33 joined me this week to talk Gaels Football, Syracuse Mets, Bo Bichette and other sports topics.
15:43
August 9, 2019
2019/07/25 - Kingstonist Sports
Co-host @KyleSCP Kyle Compeau was in to talk about the Junior Gales Junior Varsity East Division Final on Saturday July 27, 2019, 3pm at Richardson Stadium, NFL preseason and Markus Stroman. 
15:20
July 25, 2019
2019/07/24 - 15 Minutes With - Josh Mosley
Junior Gaels Junior Varsity Assistant Coach Josh Mosley stopped in to talk about the upcoming Ontario Provincial Football East Final at Richardson Stadium at 3-m on  Saturday July 27, 2019. Josh is also a member of the Queen's Gaels Football team. 
08:54
July 24, 2019
2019/07/18 - Kingstonist Sports
Our weekly look at sports with co-host Kyle Compeau. 
19:00
July 18, 2019
2019/07/18 - 15 Minutes With - Patrick Kennedy
Former Whig Standard sports columnist Patrick Kennedy stopped by Venture Club to discuss the upcoming Little League Provincial Playdowns which get underway at Veterans Field on Saturday July 20, 2019.
14:19
July 18, 2019
2019/07/10 - 15 Minutes With - Chris MacDonald
Chris MacDonald stopped into Venture Club to talk about his new role as Director of European scouting for the Arizona Coyotes, his time with the Vancouver Canucks and our time together at Queen's. 
22:13
July 10, 2019
2019/07/09 - 15 Minutes With - Arron Geisler
Arron Geisler from Football Canada dropped by Venture Club to chat about this weeks Canada Cup at Richardson Stadium as well as the development of football in Canada.
22:53
July 9, 2019
2019/07/05 - Kingstonist Sports
Co-host Kyle Compeau and I discuss the Canada Cup football tournament plus NHL and NBA offseason moves.
22:36
July 5, 2019
2019/06/27 - Kingstonist Sports
Kyle Compeau was back in the co-pilot seat this week to talk about NBA and NHL off season moves as well as players in the CFL with Kingston connections. 
19:34
June 27, 2019
2019/06/27 - 15 Minutes With - Taz
Former K-Rock morning personality Taz joined us to talk about his time in Kingston
20:59
June 27, 2019
2019/06/21 - 15 Minutes With - Blake McGinness
Blake McGinness is a remarkable young entrepreneur and entertainer who just happens to refurbish classic cars amongst many other things. He dropped into Venture Club for a chat.
19:13
June 21, 2019
2019/06/21 - Kingstonist Sports
Our Weekly look at sports with co-host Will Cunningham sitting in for our usual wingman Kyle Compeau.
20:33
June 21, 2019
2019/06/18 - 15 Minutes With Larry Stafford
Larry Stafford stopped into Venture Club to talk about his six decades in the music business and his popular Facebook page, Kingston History of Bands. 
23:52
June 18, 2019
2019/06/14 - 15 Minutes With - Reid Cunningham
Reid Cunningham dropped by Venture Club to talk about his new band Funkyard who will be debuting at The Blue Martini on June 15, 2019. Doors open at 9pm. 
09:28
June 14, 2019
2019/06/14 - 15 Minutes With - George Merjavec
George Merjavec dropped by to talk about his new business The Game Show Company. They will be having a Feuding Family (Family Feud) tournament at the Portsmouth Tavern on Saturday June 22 at 8pm.
12:05
June 14, 2019
2019/06/14 - Kingstonist Sports
Our weekly look at sports the morning after the Raptors win an NBA championship with Co-host Kyle Compeau.
19:24
June 14, 2019
2019/06/13 - 15 Minutes With - Mike Hogan
Toronto Argonauts Manager of Communications and former Kingstonian Mike Hogan joined us to talk about the upcoming CFL season. 
21:04
June 13, 2019
2019/06/11 - 15 Minutes With Sarah Garton Stanley
Sarah Garton Stanley dropped by Venture Club to talk about Fold A Festival which gets underway June 12, 2019.
20:39
June 11, 2019
2019/05/31 - Kingstonist Sports
Our weekly look at national and local sports with Co-Host Kyle Compeau. 
20:09
May 31, 2019
2019/05/29 - Ask Me Anything With Mayor Bryan Paterson
Mayor Bryan Paterson stopped into Venture Club for his monthly session answering questions from constituents. 
29:17
May 29, 2019
2019/05/28 - 15 Minutes With - Shadoe Davis
We had a two segment conversation with former K-Rock morning man Shadoe Davis. 
48:28
May 29, 2019
2019/05/27 - 15 Minutes With - Scott Tucker
We spoke on the phone with Scott Tucker who was one of the original K-Rock morning show personalities. 
19:53
May 27, 2019
2019/05/24 - 15 Minutes With - Heather Ford
Heather Ford dropped in to talk about Kingston Food Tours.
16:22
May 24, 2019
2019/05/24 - 15 Minutes With - Michael Wheeler
Michael Wheeler Co-Director of the Fold A Festival dropped by to talk about the festival and its headline event Choir Choir Choir.
14:42
May 24, 2019
2019/05/13 Kingstonist - Kingston City Council Update
Our City Hall Reporter Tommy Vallier was in with his weekly City Council update. 
16:14
May 13, 2019
2019/05/10 Kingstonist Sports
Our weekly look at the world of sports with Co-Host Kyle Compeau
15:36
May 10, 2019
2019/05/09 - 15 Minutes With Joanne Langlois and Pat Murphy
Joanne Langlois and Pat Murphy were here to talk about Rockin' The Big House and to have a few laughs. 
14:03
May 9, 2019
2019/05/09 15 Minutes With - Gord Hunter
Gord Hunter dropped by to talk about his new role as Executive Director of the Kingston Humane Society and his other gig as Emily Fennell's Manager and other Kingston music stories. 
19:52
May 9, 2019
2019/05/08 15 Minutes With Brian Cookman
Brian Cookman of SPEAKingston dropped by to talk about future growth of the city.
25:49
May 8, 2019
2019/05/02 Kingstonist Sports
Our weekly look at sports with Co-Host Kyle Compeau
18:55
May 2, 2019
2019/05/02 Kingstonist 15 Minutes With - Tommy Vallier
Tommy Vallier joins the Kingstonist team as our City Hall reporter
11:31
May 2, 2019
2019/05/02 Kingstonist 15 Minutes With - Chris Morris
Today Chris Morris dropped by to talk about Home Grown Live Music Festival happening this Saturday, May 4, 2019 at various venues around Kingston.
10:16
May 2, 2019
2019/04/29 Kingstonist 15 Minutes With - Hollie Stewart
Today we spoke to Hollie Stewart from the Kingston Choral Society about "All Together Different". A concert which fuses choral and jazz on Sunday May 5, 2019 at The Spire. 
16:58
April 29, 2019
2019/04/26 Kingstonist 15 Minutes With - Paul Langlois (More Like 45 Minutes With)
Paul Langlois dropped by this afternoon for a chat. Nuff said!
46:04
April 26, 2019
2019/04/26 Kingstonist Sports
Our weekly look at local sports and major stories from around the sporting world with co-host Kyle Compeau. 
18:56
April 26, 2019
2019/04/24 Kingstonist 15 Minutes With - Vinnie Rebelo
We spoke with Vinnie Rebelo, Manager of the Kingston Pen Tours about the facility and the upcoming season. 
23:11
April 24, 2019
2019/04/23 Kingstonist 15 Minutes With - Mayor Bryan Paterson
We took questions from our Facebook viewers on a wide range of topics. 
29:32
April 23, 2019
2019/04/23 Kingstonist 15 Minutes With Scott Rogers
Today we speak with Scott Rogers of the OHL Tonight about the Frontenacs, OHL news and the playoffs. 
21:48
April 23, 2019
2019/04/18 Kingstonist Sports
Our weekly look at local sports as well as sport topics from across North America with Co-Host Kyle Compeau. 
18:56
April 18, 2019
2019/04/17 #2 Kingstonist 15 Minutes With - Dave Vesnaver
We speak with Dave Vesnaver of St. Lawrence Parks Commission regarding the upcoming summer at their attractions including Fort Henry, Skywood Eco Adventure and more. Dave is also one of the K-Rock "originals" and in the second segment we talk about the first few years of the station. 
19:44
April 17, 2019
2019/04/17 Kingstonist 15 Minutes With - Steve Snyder
We speak with Queen's Football Head Coach Steve Snyder about his adjustment to the job and the road ahead.
23:52
April 17, 2019
Kingstonist 15 Minutes With - Michele Langlois
We spoke with Michele Langlois, General Manager and Director of Marketing for Downtown Kingston about upcoming events this summer in the downtown area. 
14:13
April 15, 2019
Kingstonist Sports - A weekly look sports. Local and whatever is topical
My Co-Host Kyle Compeau joins me each week for a look at the hot topics in sport either local or around the globe. 
26:10
April 12, 2019
Kingstonist 15 Minutes With - Sue Bates.
We spoke with former Queen's University Alumni Association President Sue Bates. Sue is also the Queen's Gaels #1 fan and a huge fan of the CFL's Saskatchewan Roughriders. 
19:46
April 11, 2019
Kingstonist Podcast 15 Minutes With - Emily Fennell
We speak with Emily Fennel about her music, influences and what is upcoming on her busy schedule. 
22:28
April 9, 2019
Kingstonist 15 Minutes With ... Jesse Whale aka Closettcandyy
Today we spoke with Jesse Whale who is a fashion consultant and much more. In the first segment we talk about style, fashion and her consultation business. In segment 2 we talked about mental health and what Kingston needs in this area.
34:26
April 9, 2019
Kingstonist 15 Minutes With Podcast
We had a great chat with Justin Chenier, Executive Director of Business Operations for the Kingston Frontenacs. In the first segment we talk about in-game entertainment. In our second segment we chatted about Shane Wright. 
27:42
April 8, 2019