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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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WNCX Morning Show: Another Jailhouse Love Connection And Escape

For the second time in a month, a female prison worker has allegedly helped an inmate escape prison. Slats has the story of a star-crossed couple in North Carolina, whose love went over the wall, […]

22 hours ago

US presidential hopeful Donald Trump delivers remarks at the Maryland Republican Party's 25th Annual Red, White & Blue Dinner on June 23, 2015 at the BWI Airport Marriott in Linthicum, Maryland.        AFP PHOTO / PAUL J. RICHARDS        (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

WNCX Morning Show: NBC Dumps Trump… His Hair Unscathed

Donald Trump is running for president. He’ll have a lot more time to devote to that endeavor as NBC has cut ties with the reality TV star and real estate mogul for some inflammatory statements […]

23 hours ago

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JUNE 29:  Cody Anderson #56 of the Cleveland Indians pitches during the first inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on June 29, 2015 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

WNCX Morning Show: Anderson Slings A Gem For Tribe

Cody Anderson nearly pitched a perfect game against the Rays Monday night. However, a former Indian spoiled it. Slats and 92.3 The Fan’s Jeff Thomas have more on the Tribe win and Phil Mickelson’s laundered […]

23 hours ago

BALTIMORE, MD - JUNE 28:  Manager Terry Francona #17 of the Cleveland Indians talks to his players during a pitching change in the eighth inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on June 28, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

WNCX Morning Show: A Twin-Bill Trouncing For The Tribe

Jeff Thomas from 92.3 The Fan stopped by the morning show to talk about the Indians and the fact that they got shutout in both games of a doubleheader with the Orioles. Is it Browns […]

06/29/2015

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WNCX Morning Show: Hog Rescued From Detroit Basement

This little piggy stayed home – in the basement. Detroit police spent a day trying to save a 500 pound porker trapped in the basement of a dilapidated house. Slats has the story. You’ll squeal with […]

06/29/2015

MALONE, NY - JUNE 28:  Flanked by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, New York State Police Supt. Joseph DAmico speaks to the media about the capture of convicted murderer David Sweat on June 28, 2015 in Malone, New York. Sweat was shot by a State Police officer and taken into custody in Constable, New York, north of Malone and near the Canadian border. On Friday Richard Matt, who escaped with Sweat, was shot and killed in the same area. More than 1,000 State Police, Border Patrol, correction officers, FBI and other law enforcement agencies have been searching for the pair since they were discovered missing from a prison in nearby Dannemora on June 6.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

WNCX Morning Show: Mamma Said Knock You Out – No “Sweat”

Slats has the latest on the capture of convicted murderer David Sweat, one of two men who escaped from a New York Prison. He was heading for the Canadian border… good thing because his momma says […]

06/29/2015

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Win Cleveland Metroparks Golf Passes

Listen to Slats Monday through Thursday morning for your chance to win 9 holes of golf for your foursome at The Cleveland Metroparks Golf Course of your choice!

06/29/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 25:  A displays the first 30 picks at the end of the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center on June 25, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of  New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Cavaliers Select (Really) Nobody In 2015 NBA Draft

Multiple moves by the Cavaliers shave draft picks for cash savings, future considerations.

06/26/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 25:  A displays the first 30 picks at the end of the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center on June 25, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of  New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

WNCX Morning Show: Cavs Wheel And Deal In Draft

It was a busy draft for the Cavs as they sought to secure future talent while juggling payroll. Jeff Thomas from 92.3 The Fan joins Slats to explain the picks and trades for the wine […]

06/26/2015

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WNCX Morning Show: Attack Of The Nut-Cracking Fish!

Don’t go in the waters of this New Jersey lake. You may come uncomfortably close to an exotic fish discovered there. A fish with human-like teeth and a taste for nuts… both from trees and […]

06/26/2015