Sweeping Up in Tampa


WFTS in Tampa eked out a win against WTVT for first place in the 5:00, 5:30, and 6:00pm news slots.

Florida News Center says that the numbers below demonstrate a virtual tie between WFLA and WTSP for the same time slots. In the late 11:00pm news half hour, WFTS also takes first place with a 2.3 rating, followed by WTSP (1.4 rating), WFLA (1.1), WTVT (1.1), and Bay News 9 (0.6).

A press release from WFTS boasts that the November 2013 results “mark over 20 months in a row” that WFTS has “won the 24-54 demography in the evening and late newscast” time slots. WFTS started an upward trend in these ratings time slots during 2011.

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