Dave Fogel, who hosted afternoons in Chicago for more than seven years, is returning to become morning personality at "True Oldies" WLS-FM (94.7). Starting March 1, he'll replace Brant Miller, who signed off from the Citadel Broadcasting station Jan. 5.
Handling news, traffic and weather duties on Fogel's show (airing from 6 to 10 a.m. weekdays) will be Maura Myles, who'll segue from news/talk sister station WLS-AM (890). Myles is currently on maternity leave.
Fogel, who most recently has been hosting mornings at KCKC-FM in Kansas City, was a mainstay of Bonneville International hot adult-contemporary WTMX-FM (101.9) from 1997 to 2004. Before that, he briefly worked at classic rock WLUP-FM (97.9), then under Bonneville ownership.
In confirming Fogel's appointment Monday, Michael LaCrosse, operations director of WLS-FM, said: