Wichita, KS – KWCH 12 and KSCW are Kansans’ preferred choices for local news, winning households in all news periods during Nielsen’s July ratings period. On both stations Eyewitness News won all time periods in the households: morning, noon, 4:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 9:00 p.m., and 10:00 p.m. KWCH 12 also won the demos in adults 18-49 and adults 25-54 for all evening newscasts.

“Kansans continue to think of Eyewitness News as their local news leader,” President and General Manager of Sunflower Broadcasting, Inc. Joan Barrett said. “We know that news consumers are looking for news at different times and on multiple platforms. We are grateful that we are their first choice on KWCH 12 and KSCW. ”

In the evenings Eyewitness News wins on both KWCH 12 and KSCW. KWCH 12’s Eyewitness News at 10:00 p.m. dominates the competition, more than doubling KSN and tripling KAKE in households. Eyewitness News at 9:00 p.m. on KSCW beats KSAS in households.

Ratings Highlights:

  • KWCH 12 Eyewitness News at 10:00 p.m. wins households and demos: 12 HH, 3.1 A18-49, and 5.3 A25-54.
  • KWCH 12 Eyewitness News at 6:00 p.m. wins households and demos: 9.4 HH, 3 A18-49, and 4.7 A25-54.
  • KWCH 12 Eyewitness News at 5:00 p.m. wins households and demos: 8 HH, 2.8 A18-49, and 3.1 A25-54.
  • KWCH 12 Eyewitness News at Noon wins in households and demos: 6.1 HH, 1.6 A18-49, and 2 A25-54.
  • KWCH 12 Eyewitness News This Morning ties for first in households in the 6:00 a.m. hour: 3 HH.
  • KWCH 12 Eyewitness News This Morning wins in households and demos at 5:00 a.m. hour: 1.6 HH, 0.5 A18-49, and 0.9 A25-54.
  • Eyewitness News at 9:00 p.m. on KSCW wins in households 2.3 HH.
  • Eyewitness News at 4:00 p.m. on KSCW ties for first in households: 1 HH.
    • Source: Nielsen Station Index, July 2014