TOLEDO (WTOL) - A popular radio personality in Toledo is taking time off from work for health issues.

Gary Shores, who hosts the area’s number one morning show announced that he’s been diagnosed with kidney cancer on the K100 Facebook page on Friday morning.

Shores says he will be having surgery to remove a mass on his right kidney.

Shores’ co-hosts, Cliff and Lyn, will lead the morning show in his absence.