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.

Robert Dodaro of Prism Wealth Management joined Ray. They talked about 401k's, recession, interest rates, the impact of the war in Ukraine, and more.
This month, Ray talked to Jonathan Sanchez of Cleveland Clinic Akron General. He is a Nurse Manager and Recovery's In Reach Program Coordinator. They break down what Recovery's In Reach is, how it works, the impact it has had, and more.
Founder of "RealityChek" and independent blogger, Alan Tonelson, joined Ray. They discussed the importance of the tariffs in place on Chinese goods, currency manipulation, inflation, and more.
Friday, 20 May 2022 06:26

Bases & Balls 5.20.22

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 Jim Rosenhaus, voice of the Cleveland Guardians, joins Ray every Friday to talk baseball. This week they talked about how the team is doing so far, defense, Owen Miller's background, and more.  
Don't you just hate it when technology that's supposed to make your life easier; actually makes it even more difficult? Most people do, and that's why it is welcome news that innovative new technology is available now, that enables people to not only interact, but to collaborate with computers, robots,…
Thursday, 19 May 2022 08:40

Covid-19 Cases Are on the Rise

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Doctor of Infectious Disease at Cleveland Clinic Akron General, Dr. Donald Dumford, joined Ray. They talked about the uptick in Covid-19 cases, why it's important to get vaccines and boosters, long Covid symptoms, and more.
Wednesday, 18 May 2022 07:34

Akron is Recruiting Police Officers

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Clay Cozart, President of the Fraternal Order of Police Akron Lodge 7, joined Ray. They discussed retention and hiring of police officers in Akron. They talk about officers leaving for higher paying jobs, the wounded reputation of police across the country, and more.
Wednesday, 18 May 2022 06:20

Hey Bobby! 5.18.22

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Every Wednesday, Bobby DiBiasio of the Cleveland Guardians joins Ray. This week, they discussed The Gray Eagle (Tris Speaker), the best seat in the ballpark, and Guardians Charities.  
Tuesday, 17 May 2022 07:54

Health of Lake Erie

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State Representative, Bill Roemer, joined Ray to discuss the health of Lake Erie. Algae blooms are predicted to be lower this year than they have been in a long time. Bill talks about how important the health of Lake Erie is to the state and what is being done to…
Monday, 16 May 2022 07:49

Nurse Appreciation: Demands of the Job

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Sheila Miller, Chief Nursing Officer at Cleveland Clinic Akron General, joined Ray. They discussed stress and demands of the job. They also touched on additional training and lack of nurses.
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