Ray Horner Morning Show

wakr rayRay has been the WAKR Morning host for since 2000 after a successful career in the Erie , Pennsylvania market as a Host and Operation Manager for WAKR/ WZPR / WMDE radio in Meadville, Pennsylvania. Ray won the Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters Sportscaster of the year two times and is currently the play-by-play voice of Hiram College Athletics. Ray has been involved in Big Brothers and Big Sisters, Akron Children's Concert Society, Akron Public Schools, and The Embrace Care Clinic. Ray loves baseball, outdoor activities and spending time with his four children, Elizabeth, Rocco, Ava and Gia. Ray, his wife, Melissa and the children live in Wadsworth, Ohio.

Tuesday, 28 June 2022 08:16

The Guardians Have a New Minority Owner

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The Cleveland Guardians have a new minority owner, David Blitzer. What does this mean for the Guardians going forward? Assistant GM of the Cleveland Guardians, Matt Forman, joined Ray to talk about the decision and how it will help the team going forward. They also talk about the young team,…
Akron Bar Association's Attorney Dean Carro joined Ray to talk about the impact of the decision to overturn Roe Vs Wade. 
CBS's Legal Analyst, Thane Rosenbaum, also joined Ray to talk about the same topic. 
Monday, 27 June 2022 06:28

The Soft Scoop 6.27.22

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Friday, 24 June 2022 07:55

Akron Launches Akron Home Repair Program

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Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan announced the launch of the Akron Home Repair Program. The program can provide up to 25 thousand dollars to qualified homeowners to make repairs such as plumbing, roofing, electrical, and more. Deputy Mayor Sean Vollman joined Jeanne Destro with the details. 
Self driving cars that cause accidents, privacy stealing data collection, and gender-biased hiring decisions. These are all examples of Artificial Intelligence not working as intended, and causing real world financial and reputational damage the companies that used it. So how can AI be harnessed and harnessed and handled properly, and…
Thursday, 23 June 2022 08:17

Tim Alcorn Previews the NBA Draft

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The NBA Draft is tonight (Thursday) and there's a lot of speculation and trade rumors going around. Voice of the Cleveland Cavaliers, Tim Alcorn, joined Ray to preview the draft and discuss what the Cavs may be looking for. Alcorn also talks about his time with the Guardians, filling in…
Gas prices continue to rise. Media Relations & Head of Petroleum Analysis at GasBuddy, Patrick DeHaan, joined Ray. They discussed the gas tax relief and what it will mean for drivers, prices going down despite low supply and high demand, what we can expect going forward, and more.
Wednesday, 22 June 2022 06:13

Hey Bobby! 6.22.22

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Bobby DiBiasio joins Ray every Wednesday to talk Guardians! This week, they talked about Bill Veeck, the current team, and greatest 1st basemen in the teams history.
Tuesday, 21 June 2022 09:10

The Soft Scoop 6.20.22

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Vaccines are finally available for children under 5 years old. Summit County Health Commissioner, Donna Skoda, joined Ray to talk about the work that went into the approval and the importance of protecting your children from Covid-19 and its variants.
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