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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.


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Hope Springs Eternal In Berea

Browns training camp underway in Berea.


San Antonio Spurs fan who goes by the name "Spurs Jesus" arrives for start of Game 5 of the NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs, June15, 2014 at the AT&T Center in San Antonio,Texas.   ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

WNCX Morning Show: Spurs Jesus Performs A Miracle

He’s a super-fan; supporting the San Antonio Spurs by dressing up as Jesus and going to games. He’s also a crime-buster when a sinner tries to break into his apartment. Slats and Jeff Thomas relay […]


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WNCX Morning Show: A Birthday Cake Surprise For Grandma

Slats has the story of a little old lady’s birthday cake that could have turned deadly. Instead of a sweet, chocolaty filling, the baked good contained a pair of scissors.



WNCX Morning Show: It’s A “Puppynapping!”

Slats shares the mystery of the poor Chicago pup that was stolen at knife point from his owner. It gets crazier from there.


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WNCX Morning Show: As Camp Opens, Browns Fans Have A “Pryor” Engagement

All eyes were on quarterback turned receiver Terrelle Pryor as the Browns opened training camp in Berea Thursday. Slats and Jeff Thomas share how he performed as well as have a chuckle about what flew over […]


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WNCX Morning Show: There’s No Sleeping On Baywatch!

David Hasselhoff and his Baywatch team would be so ashamed. A Gary, Indiana lifeguard is caught laying down on the job and the video has hit the internet. Slats has the details… better wear your […]



WNCX Morning Show: Cougar Petting Guy Gets His Own Cage

Slats has the resolution to the story of the guy who hopped a fence at the Columbus Zoo to pet cougars and then post the video on-line.


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WNCX Morning Show: Belichick Mute About Brady Suspension

Bill Belichick won’t talk about Tom Brady and a MLB player learns he was traded from the fans. Slats and Jeff Thomas have it all in this podcast


2ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JULY 1:  Pitcher Carlos Carrasco #59 of the Cleveland Indians reacts on the mound after giving up a single to Joey Butler #9 of the Tampa Bay Rays on a 0-2 count with two outs to break up the no-hitter during the bottom of the ninth inning of a game on July 1, 2015 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Sellers Not Buyers

Indians deal David Murphy to Anaheim. GM Chris Antonetti could be moving a pitcher before Friday’s 4 pm trade deadline