August 2, 2007
KGW Northwest NewsChannel 8 Wins Thirty-First Consecutive Sweeps
Weekdays, Northwest NewsChannel 8 is the number one local news at noon, 5, 6, 6:30, and 11 p.m.. NewsChannel 8's 5 p.m. news, the newscast of record, holds a 38 percent advantage in share over its closest competitor, and in the late news time period, NewsChannel 8 at 11 holds a 20 percent lead.
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"It's an honor that viewers trust us for their news and information," said Northwest NewsChannel 8 President and General Manager DJ Wilson. "The deep commitment to the community by our entire news gathering operation; NewsChannel 8, kgw.com, and Northwest Cable News, is unwavering.