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Steve Slentz hosting "The Morning Blitz" on DNP 102.3

WDNP-LP is a low-power FM radio station in Dover/New Philadelphia, Ohio, licensed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Broadcasting at 102.3 FM with a power of 100 watts ERP and covering the Dover-New Philadelphia area with "Hits All Day - Rock All Night" on weekdays and oldies with specialty programs on the weekend. Some specialty shows include (or have included) "Gimme That Shu", "The Saturday Morning 70's Show", "High Noon Oldies", "Saturday Night Live & Local", "Reel Tunez", "History of Rock", "Off The Beaten Path" and others.

"The Morning Blitz" is the station's morning show hosted by Steve Slentz (and hosted by others on occasion) weekdays from 6am to 9a.

DNP 102.3 is owned by Dover-New Philadelphia Educational Broadcasting, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a mission to provide an opportunity for people to have fun and explore radio broadcasting and electronic communications. Opportunities include everything from on-air announcing and programming to promotions, public service, underwriting, and engineering. The secondary mission of the station is to "be the voice of all the non-profits in the area". The station is made up of all volunteers from the community. Dover-New Philadelphia Educational Broadcasting's board consists of Jody Brogan, Kyle Valentini, and Tom Lab.. all local people who care about the community.

WDNP Studio

DNP went on the air July 13, 2015 at 6am with a morning broadcast with brothers Dan & Steve Slentz. Construction of the station started July 4, 2015 and the studio to antenna installation was completed July 10, 2015, with program tests commencing on Saturday July 11 of that year. Numerous people assisted in the "labor of love" building the station including siblings Jody Brogan (Slentz), Jerry Slentz, Steve Slentz, Tyler Slentz (nephew), and Dan Slentz.. along with many friends from the area.

The station is located in the Gallery of Salons building (formerly "the old J.C. Penney's building" in downtown Dover, Ohio.. located at 123 West Third Street.

The station's mailing address is WDNP LP 123 West Third Street, Suite 201 Dover, Ohio 44622

And their phone number is: (330) 343-102.3

The station's Facebook page is: https://www.facebook.com/DNP1023/

DNP 102.3 on-air console is an Audio Arts board with Simian automation and Adobe Audition support

Email is [email protected]