March 12, 2007

Decline in Ratings in All Three Dayparts

Evening News Late Night News Morning News
February 7.7 13.9 6.3
May 9.1 5.9 6.7
July 3.6 8.3
November 2.8 6.3 6.7

There were notable percentage declines in Ratings across morning, evening and late night local news in 2006. The only exception was the sweep month in July, where evening news was at par with July 2005.