Report; Kevin Slaten Joining KQQZ/St. Louis
February 15, 2013 at 7:01 AM (PT)
Former GRAND SLAM SPORTS Sports KFNS-A/ST. LOUIS host KEVIN SLATEN is returning to the air on crosstown ENTERTAINMENT MEDIA TRUST/INSANE BROADCASTING CO. Country-Talk KQQZ-A for 3-6p (CT) weekdays beginning MARCH 1st, according to the ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH's DAN CAESAR.
SLATEN, who was fired from KFNS in NOVEMBER over racially-oriented comments on the air (NET NEWS 11/12/12) and was accused of assault stemming from the firing (NET NEWS 12/3/12), briefly hosted a show at talkstl.com but is leaving the online operation to return to terrestrial radio. He told CAESAR that he has a two-year deal at $275,000 per year with KQQZ.