The overall six days of Olympic protection averaged a 5.2 ranking on WGRZ. The top-rated night time used to be a 6.0 and the bottom rated used to be a 4.3. Total, the Olympics averaged a 7.5 ranking right here, down 41 p.c from a 12.8 in 2018.
A ranking level in Buffalo equals 5,285 families.
Maximum community high time techniques can be overjoyed to get a 7.5 ranking, however the rights to hold the Olympics is far upper than the price of generating a prime-time program.
The community and WGRZ – which doesn’t subscribe to Nielsen – most likely needed to give advertisers a substantial collection of further advertisements to make amends for lower-than-expected rankings.
“The Voice” Replace: Joshua Vacanti and Cami Clune, the 2 Western New York singers who had excellent runs on NBC’s “The Voice” within the remaining two years, will seem on the yearly Selection Youngsters Telethon this weekend.
It’s going to be broadcast reside from 6 to 11 p.m. Saturday on WGRZ, Channel 2, and continues from 10 a.m. to eight p.m. Sunday on WBBZ, Channel 67.1, Cable 5.
Vacanti’s very good, prolonged run on NBC’s “The Voice” ended within the semifinals in December. That used to be so far as Clune made it a 12 months previous.
Since Vacanti and Clune are former bandmates, it could be great if they may sing a duet one day.