KSWB/FOX 5 To Expand Fox 5 News At Ten

KSWB/FOX 5 To Expand Fox 5 News At Ten

Offering the Most Local News in San Diego
Newscast to air weeknights 10 – 11:30pm 

San Diego, CA – April 10, 2018 – KSWB-TV (FOX 5), Tribune Broadcasting’s San Diego television station, today announced the expansion of FOX 5 News at Ten. Beginning Monday, April 23, FOX 5 News at Ten will expand from 60-minutes to 90-minutes, airing 5-days a week Monday through Friday from 10pm-11:30pm PT.

“In 2008, FOX 5 launched 32 hours of local news in San Diego, and in less than 10 years we’ve grown to deliver 56.5 hours of news a week, the most hours of local news in the San Diego market. This expansion reaffirms our pledge to serve our community with the best in local news,” said Rich Goldner, FOX 5’s Vice President/News Director.

FOX 5 News at Ten will continue to be led by award winning journalist and primetime anchor Kathleen Bade.

FOX 5 recently debuted a new news set and redesigned studio, a 360°, open and modern concept, which was the first of its kind in the San Diego market.

“The expansion of our late news further bolsters our station’s commitment to delivering San Diego’s most trusted news coverage. The additional coverage will strengthen our 10pm newscast and assist with our continued digital growth and delivery through multiple platforms” said Scott Heath, FOX 5 President/General Manager.

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) 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 approximately 50 million households, national entertainment cable network WGN America, whose reach is more than 77 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 54 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and 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 a variety of investments, including a 31% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel. For more information please visit www.tribunemedia.com.

Jessica Bellucci
VP, Communications
Tribune Broadcasting
O: 212-210-2626
@BellucciPR
jessica@tribunemedia.com