CINCINNATI (FOX19) - Results from the April 2016 rating period have been released, and according to NSI, FOX19 NOW is the Tri-State's #1 morning and late news.
From 5:00 a.m. to 11 a.m., FOX19 NOW wins in Adults 25-54, beating all other local stations in the key demo. Then at 10 p.m., FOX19 NOW turns in another winning performance, delivering the highest Adult 25-54 ratings in the market, surpassing all other 10 and 11 p.m. Cincinnati newscasts.
FOX19 NOW Vice President and General Manager, Debbie Bush, stated, "I'm proud of what the FOX19 NOW team has achieved. Their hard work, determination and commitment to great storytelling is being recognized by Tri-State viewers. Recent ratings growth proves it."
FOX19 NOW's surge started in late 2015 and has resulted in significant ratings increases each month in 2016, culminating with April's wins in Adults 25-54, Adults 18-34 and Women 25-54 from 5:00 a.m. to 9 a.m. and also late news.
Steve Hyvonen, FOX19 NOW News Director added, "Viewers are noticing the FOX19 NOW difference. It's news that impacts our communities, delivered by trusted professionals who love what they do. It's a great combination."
Delivering the most local news in the morning, FOX19 NOW produces eight hours of news each weekday and keeps Tri-State residents informed of breaking news, consumer alerts and severe weather across all its platforms, including FOX19 NOW news and weather apps.
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