A press release this afternoon announces some highlights for CBS 2 during the May Sweeps period, which officially ended yesterday.
CBS 2 was #2 in households from sign-on to sign-off, and CBS 2 News at 5am, 5pm, 6pm, and 11pm all finished in second place in households. Here are some important victories:
- CBS 2 News This Morning at 5am with Maurice DuBois and Kate Sullivan was up 29% over last year
- CBS 2 News at 5pm with Chris Wragge and Kristine Johnson was up 21% compared to last year, and was the only newscast at 5pm to show growth
- CBS 2 News at 6pm with Dana Tyler and Jim Rosenfield also was the only 6pm newscast to show growth compared to last year
Update: Here's the ABC 7 press release with all the numbers