05 Dec KSWB/FOX 5 San Diego Morning News, News at 4pm and News at 10pm Remain #1 in The Market
San Diego, CA – December 5, 2017 – KSWB-TV (FOX 5), Tribune Broadcasting’s San Diego television station, is pleased to announce FOX 5 Morning News, FOX 5 News at 4PM and FOX 5 News at 10PM are #1 with Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54 in the November 2017 Nielsen sweeps period*.
“I am very thankful for all of our viewers and the entire FOX 5 news team. Delivering local news and serving our community is what FOX 5 does best,” said FOX 5 President/General Manager Scott Heath.
FOX 5 Morning News is the #1 news from 6-7AM (M-F) with Adults 25-54 & Adults 18-49 for 3-consecutive November Sweeps, finishing Nov’17 with a 1.1 RTG with Adults 25-54 and a 0.9 RTG with Adults 18-49.
- FOX 5 Morning News at 6AM is also up year-to-year with Adults 25-54 (+22%) & Adults 18-49 (+29%).
- In the afternoon, FOX 5 delivers the #1 news from 4-5PM (M-F) with Adults 25-54 (0.8). FOX 5 has also been the #1 news at 4PM with Adults 18-49 for the past three major sweeps (Feb’17, May’17, & Nov’17), posting a 0.6 RTG in Nov’17. FOX 5 News at 4PM also delivers year-to-year growth with Adults 25-54 (+33%) & Adults 18-49 (+20%).
At night, FOX 5 News at 10PM (M-F) is the #1 news product from 10-11:30PM (M-F) for 2-consecutive Nov Sweeps, finishing Nov’17 with a 1.1 RTG with Adults 25-54.
- FOX 5 News at 10PM (M-F) is also the #1 newscast from 10-11:30PM (M-F) with Adults 18-49 (0.8).
“We continue to look at new ways to grow our audience on all platforms, and our success this past November has come from sharing our content and allowing users to interact with our reporters and anchors for more in-depth story context,” said FOX 5 VP/News Director Rich Goldner.
*Source: San Diego Nielsen November 2017
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