WFSB Channel 3 #1 in May
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, May 24, 2013
The May Nielsen rating period ended last week and the market leader, WFSB Channel 3 had a dominant performance. The CBS affiliate was #1 in every newscast and showed year to year growth in most time periods. Here is a summary:
Other ratings highlights for WFSB Channel 3 in May include:
"We had great momentum in May and solid year to year growth in nearly every time period", said WFSB-TV Vice President /General Manager Klarn DePalma. "WFSB.com is the number one local TV news and weather website and our social media presence continues to increase. The May sweep was a very good month for the hard working staff at Channel 3."
WFSB TV is Connecticut's most watched television station and is owned and operated by Meredith Broadcasting. Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP; www.meredith.com) is one of the nation's leading media and marketing companies with businesses centering on magazine and book publishing, television broadcasting, integrated marketing and interactive media. Meredith owns or operates 12 television stations that reach nearly 10 percent of television households across the country and one radio station: WGCL-TV (CBS), Atlanta; KPHO-TV (CBS), Phoenix; KPDX-TV (MyNetwork), Portland, OR; KPTV (FOX), Portland, OR; WFSB-TV (CBS), Hartford-New Haven, CT; WSMV-TV (NBC) Nashville, TN; KCTV (CBS), Kansas City, MO; KSMO (MyNetwork), Kansas City, MO; WHNS-TV (FOX), Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson, SC-Asheville, NC; WNEM-TV (CBS), Flint-Saginaw, MI; KVVU-TV (FOX), Las Vegas, NV; TN; WSHM, (CBS), Springfield, MA; and radio station WNEM-AM in Saginaw-Bay City, MI.
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