Posts Tagged ‘wofl’

Orlando Oct 2015 ratings…

(from – With the 25-to-54 age group as the main measure, WFTV-Channel 9 continued to win in early morning, at noon and from 5 to 6:30 p.m. for the ratings period that ended Wednesday.

The race at 11 p.m. was most intriguing, and WFTV was the winner there with the 25-to-54 age group, which is most important to news advertisers. But the late newscasts on WKMG-Channel 6 and WESH-Channel 2 were reaching more total viewers.

Other stations pointed to other victories: WESH said it was first with the 18-to-49 age group at 6 a.m., and WKMG said it was first with 18-to-49 viewers at 6 and 11 p.m….Cont….


10 2015

Molly Rosenblatt to depart WOFL…

Morning meteorologist and traffic anchor Molly Rosenblatt has announced that she is leaving Orlando’s WOFL. She will stay on at the station through the November sweeps period.

She wrote on Instagram that she has “accepted an offer too good to refuse in Minneapolis. Going home.” Read the rest of this entry →


10 2015

WOFL to be traded for local NFC football?

Sources tell FTVLive that Fox Television is looking to trade WOFL in Orlando for WVUE Fox 8 in New Orleans.

The reason for the potential trade is that Fox wants to own yet another station in an NFL football city, with an NFC team. Fox has the broadcasting rights for all NFC team games for many years to come and wants to dominate those markets, using their football rights to attract viewers and sell advertisement. And, as you may have guessed the New Orleans Saints are an NFC team. Read the rest of this entry →


09 2015

WFTV takes September 2015…

(from – WFTV-Channel 9 added former WESH-Channel 2 anchor Martha Sugalski shortly before the September ratings period started, but it’s way too early to discuss any Sugalski effect. The latest ratings read almost like a repeat of the August results.

That’s good news for WFTV, which continued to win the 25-to-54 audience in early morning, at noon and from 4 to 6:30 p.m. The ratings period ended Wednesday, the Nielsen numbers were released Thursday, and the 25-to-54 viewers are most important to news advertisers. Read the rest of this entry →


09 2015

WTSP names new N/D… reports that WTSP has named Bob Clinkingbeard as the station’s new News Director.

Clinkingbeard comes from WFMY-TV in Greensboro, NC where he also severed as N/D. Prior to WFMY, he served in the same role at WOFL in Orlando. Read the rest of this entry →


09 2015