Chicago’s Must Watch WGN Morning News Was A “Must Watch” For Chicago’s Cold And Snowbound Viewers

Chicago’s Must Watch WGN Morning News Was A “Must Watch” For Chicago’s Cold And Snowbound Viewers

WGN Morning News was the place to turn Monday for Chicago area viewers during coverage of the severe winter weather, coming in #1 in the 5-10am news block in Adults 25-54.  In household ratings, WGN Morning News was #1 from 6-10am and #2 from 5-6am. (Hours broken down by 5am, 6am, 7-9am and 9-10am.)

1/6/14 Ratings:  

A25-54 WGN
5A 1.8
6A 3.2
7A 4
9A 4.3
5A 1.9
6A 3.9
7A 6.5
9A 6

(SOURCE: Nielsen LIVE +SD, 1/6/14)


WGN-TV is Chicago’s CW network affiliate, programming a strong schedule of news, sports and entertainment, with most WGN Sports telecasts, WGN News and CW programs in high definition on WGN 9.1. WGN News now programs more news than any other Chicago TV station for WGN-TV and cable news channel CLTV in Chicago; Rockford, IL; and South Bend, IN. WGN 9.2 is Chicago’s home of Tribune Broadcasting’s new classic TV network, Antenna TV. WGN also programs for WGN America on cable, telco and satellite throughout the U.S. and Canada. WGN-TV is a Tribune Broadcasting station. For additional information on Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV, go to

TRIBUNE MEDIA COMPANY is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. TRIBUNE MEDIA is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, available in 72 million households, Tribune Studios, and Tribune Digital Ventures, including the websites Zap2it and TVByTheNumbers, and Gracenote, one of the world’s leading sources of TV and music metadata powering electronic program guides in televisions, automobiles and mobile devices. TRIBUNE MEDIA also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds other strategic investments in media.

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