Q13 News This Morning remained the #1 local morning news for the 10th consecutive month from 5-9am (M-F) with Adults 25-54. Q13 News at 10pm also finished #1 in late news with A25-54, posting a Monday-Sunday 0.9 average.
“The Q13 News team is proud to be the continued #1 source for local news coverage for the Puget Sound region. We are a team that is dedicated to what matters to our local audience and we are honored that viewers continue to make Q13 News their #1 choice for important local news and information,” said News Director Erica Hill.
Q13 News This Morning has been #1 from 5-6 am (M-F) for 11-consecutive Nielsen Ratings Books with Adults 25-54, finishing Nov 18’ with a 1.0 RTG. Year-to-year, ratings at 5am are up 233% with Adults 25-54.
Q13 News ratings on sister-station JOEtv saw growth in late news and weekend mornings. Q13 News at 9pm ratings are up 40%, outpacing 11pm newscast viewing on several rival stations. The Saturday edition of Q13 News This Morning is up 100% at 7am, while the Sunday edition saw 50% growth year-to-year.
“The momentum of Q13 News throughout the day is extremely gratifying, as it confirms that our commitment to local coverage is providing value to our viewers,” said Pam Pearson, SVP/General Manager. “Local news has never been more important and our news leadership team will continue its relentless focus on serving our communities in each newscast.”