26 May FOX6 Milwaukee Wins Local Newscast Races in April Demographic Ratings and Is #1 in Access and Late Fringe
Station Also Wins May 2016 HH Sign-On To Sign-Off and Big Winner in Local Newcast Ratings
May 26, 2016 – WITI FOX 6, Tribune Media’s Milwaukee broadcast television station is proud to announce today the results of the important April Nielsen demographic ratings period. After leading in January, February and March demographic reports, FOX 6 again wins the local news race M-F 430-9am, 9-10am, 5-530pm, 530-6pm, 9-10pm, and 10-1035pm.
Continuing FOX 6’s six year run leading the morning news landscape the station won the A25-54 demographic for the entire morning including both Saturday and Sunday 7-9am.
Additionally, in April FOX 6 ranked number one in multiple demos in the access and late fringe dayparts:
“We are humbled by the response from the market”, says Chuck Steinmetz, WITI FOX 6 President and General Manager. “It literally takes almost the entire station to broadcast our local news to southeastern Wisconsin and the FOX 6 team works tirelessly to make each show relevant to our viewers”.
In the all-important May Nielsen household ratings period that just ended on Wednesday May 25th, WTIT FOX 6 won the majority of local news time periods including M-F 430-9am and M-F 9 and 10pm, which ranked as the top two late news programs in the market. WITI FOX 6 was also #1 sign-on to sign-off in May.
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