Kirk Walters

Kirk Walters


Kirk Walters has been the editorial cartoonist for The Blade in Toledo, Ohio since 1985, when he left The Scranton Times (Pa.) after a three-year stint.

Prior to becoming a part of The Best and The Wittiest package, his award-winning cartoons were syndicated through Scripps Howard News Service to approximately 160 newspapers nationwide.

In addition to his editorial cartoons, Walters does a weekly comic strip on local issues, called Maumee Dearest. Now nearing its 12th year, it remains a favorite among readers of The Blade.

The civic-minded Walters is involved in many local charities.

He graduated from Penn State University.