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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: Just Being Neighborly, With Buckshot

Bill Louis tells us of a man who asked to borrow his neighbor’s air pump and ended up getting a shotgun surprise instead.

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WNCX Morning Show: Slats Goes Down South

Slats has gone to Tennessee to watch NASCAR races. We have the audio from one of his encounters with the local folk.

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WNCX Morning Show: Smartphone Violence

These two guys took the Android-iPhone rivalry to the next level. Bill Louis, in for Slats, has the story.

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Win A Northfield Park Prize Pack

Listen to Slats weekday mornings for your chance to win a Northfield Park Prize Pack for Kentucky Derby Day May 2nd!



Win Amtrak Roundtrip Tickets To Chicago

Listen to Slats weekday mornings for your chance to name the train themed song and win a pair of Amtrak roundtrip tickets to Chicago!


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WNCX Morning Show: Sarcastically Speaking, Thank You

Our resident king of sarcasm, Bill Louis, is in for Slats. He has a very important story about a recent study which shows how much better snarky people are than everybody else. It’s life-changing. Sarcasm […]


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WNCX Morning Show: We’ve Been Blarted On Again

Some movies never should have been made, let alone have a sequel. Bill Louis, in for Slats, puts his critic hat on for one such film “franchise.”


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WNCX Morning Show: Ex-NFL Player/Murderer At It Again?

Sherlock Holmes can stay home for this one. The cellmate of former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips was found strangled to death in the cell. Wonder who did it? Bill Louis, in for Slats, and […]



Comedy Bit: Browns Uniform Confusion

With nine combinations to choose from, we’re sure some Browns players are going to get confused when it’s time to don those new uniforms. Producer Joe and Jeff Thomas have the call.


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WNCX Morning Show: He’ll Plump You Up!

How do you keep guys from checking out your hot girlfriend? Apparently you make her gain 100 pounds. That’s what a guy in China did. Bill Louis fills us in with more on this food […]