- Market Population & Rank:
- TV Households: 1,811,420, Persons 2+: 4,407,000 A18+, DMA Rank 12
- Major Industries:
- Aerospace Manufacturing, Shipping/ Transportation, Fishing, Wood Products, Retail, Hi-Technology, Bio-Technology
- Major Employers:
- Boeing, Safeco Insurance, Microsoft, Weyerhauser
- 140 4th Ave North
- Seattle, WA, 98109
- Web Site:
- Vice President & General Manager
- Janene Drafs
- General Sales Manager
- Patty Dean
- News Director
- Holly Gauntt
KOMO TV began broadcasting in 1953. The station’s commitment to be the market leader in local news is manifested on multiple distribution platforms. KOMO TV produces 38 hours of live local news per week on its digital channels. KOMO TV is an integral part of the Greater Seattle community providing 6 hours of daily news and vital programming. The station’s unparalleled advocacy journalism strives to make Western Washington a better place in which to live.
KOMO 4 News has consistently been honored with numerous awards for journalism. Most recently in 2012, KOMO TV received four Regional Edward R. Morrow awards presented by the Radio Television Digital News Association in the following categories: Best Investigation, News Series, Sports Reporting, and Writing. In addition, KOMO TV was honored with 10 Emmys by the Northwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in the following categories: Morning/Daytime News, Evening News, Breaking News, General Assignment Report No Time Limit, News Series, Business/Consumer News, Health/Science Program Special, Promotion News Promo Single Spot, News Producer, and Reporter News Special Assignment.
KOMO 4 is part of the KOMO News Network.
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