Sirott Poised to Return to Chicago TV with WFLD

By Andrew Gauthier 

Chicago Tribune

Bob Sirott, the long-time Chicago radio host and former anchor for WMAQ-Ch. 5, WTTW-Ch. 11 and WFLD-Ch. 32, is poised to to return to Fox-owned Channel 32 as replacement for 9 p.m. co-anchor Jeff Goldblatt.

Sources say the long-anticipated deal is imminent, although there obviously remain details to be worked out. A WFLD spokeswoman said Wednesday that the station has no announcement to make at present. Sirott’s agent, Steve Mandell, had no comment.

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WFLD’s spokeswoman did confirm that Channel 32 reporter Lilia Chacon’s last day on the air is set for Friday. More…

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