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Tim Slats is a 29 year veteran of the radio industry who began his 9th year on the Cleveland airwaves when he returned to the Cleveland market following a six year stint in the Orlando, Florida. Slats had previously served at CBS Radio Cleveland as afternoon drive host on 92.3 Xtreme radio and also spent 5½ years at crosstown rival WMMS.

An avid sports fan, he previously bowled professionally at Buckeye Lanes in North Olmsted and is a fanatical golfer who will play in temperatures as low as 40 degrees. In addition, he loves NASCAR as well as college and professional football.

Slats is also a huge animal lover and a champion of animal adoption and rescue. His dog Sammy who recently turned 7 years old resides with Tim in Avon, Ohio after living in cage #24 at the Cuyahoga County animal shelter.

Cleveland Browns general manager Ray Farmer speaks with reporters Tuesday. / (Photo by Daryl Ruiter CBS Cleveland)

Text-Gate Case Is Now Closed

NFL hands down it’s penalty to Browns GM Ray Farmer.

18 hours ago

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WNCX Morning Show: Party Guys Crash NSA Compound In Dresses

For future reference, stealing a car while impaired and in drag is a bad idea. Trying to crash through a government installation’s gate in the previously described state is an even worse idea. Slats has the story.

20 hours ago

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WNCX Morning Show: Browns’ Spanking Not So Bad

Slats’ thoughts on the NFL’s punishment of the Browns and GM Ray Farmer for illegal texts. Let’s just say they got lucky. Plus, Jimmy Haslam gets a new nickname.

20 hours ago

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WNCX Morning Show: Illegal Texting And Mean Tweets

Slats and Jeff Thomas from 92.3 The Fan take a humorous look at the punishment handed down in the Browns “Textgate” scandal. Also, the Indians poke fun at themselves with their own edition of mean […]

20 hours ago

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Final Four Time

Undefeated Kentucky meets Wisconsin. Duke against Michigan State make it to Indianapolis.

03/30/2015

Luc Richard Mbah a Moute #12 of the Philadelphia 76ers looks to pass around Kevin Love #0 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the first half at Quicken Loans Arena on March 29, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

WNCX Morning Show: Old Goalies, Sad Coaches and K-Love Bobbleheads

Slats and Jeff Thomas from 92.3 The Fan discuss a wide array of sports topics from over the weekend. Try to keep up and keep arms and hands inside the ride at all times.

03/30/2015

Pat Connaughton #24 and Demetrius Jackson #11 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish look on after being defeated by the Kentucky Wildcats during the Midwest Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball tournament at Quicken Loans Arena on March 28, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

WNCX Morning Show: Sour Grapes For The Fighting Irish

Jeff Thomas from 92.3 The Fan joins Slats to talk NCAA hoops Final Four, including the fact that Notre Dame fans are not taking their OT loss to Kentucky well. Also, a hockey reporter gets […]

03/30/2015

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WNCX Morning Show: Llama Drama Rides Again

Slats catches up with those two llamas that gave handlers a three hour chase near Phoenix last month. The pair were most recently spotted at (fittingly) a race track.

03/30/2015

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WNCX Morning Show: The Adventures of Slushie Girl

Slats has the amazing story of a little girl who sneaked out of her house at 3 a.m. Why? She had a slushie craving, apparently.

03/30/2015

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Win Comedy Zone At Club Velvet Passes

Listen to Slats weekday mornings for your chance to win!

03/28/2015