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King 5 News

Channel 5 News Seattle

King 5 News logoKing 5 News is the best source of news & entertainment to the people of Seattle and Tacoma. It is an NBC affiliate network that works under the ownership of Tegna, Inc. The station is licensed to the city of Seattle, Washington. K5 News aims to provide the best local news service in the area. Plus, it is also committed to serving the community with the latest weather reports, traffic alerts, and sports. People can enjoy the station’s transmission over the cable service. Or, they can simply go to the official website and get the King 5 streaming there. The network uses the tagline Stand for Truth for its programming.

The channel is one of the most authentic and trusted sources of a regional newscast in the nation. It is home to the largest portion of the audience in Seattle and its other peers. King 5 News promises to serve the community with everything it has. They deliver the best journalism and entertainment to the audience. Plus, it allows them to explore exciting stuff in the world while just sticking to their couches.

King 5 News Live Streaming

See all the latest news programs, sports events, cultural shows, entertainment content and weather information online through King 5 live streaming video here.

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KING 5 News Team

The channel’s skilled news team includes experienced King 5 news anchors and aims to provide valued services 24/7. Angela Poe Russel, Greg Copeland, Christin Ayers, Joyce Taylor, and Jake Whittenberg are some famous personalities at KING 5 News.

KING 5 Weather Team

KING 5 Weather logoThe expert team of meteorologists offers their professional climate-related expertise round the clock. The team is popular in the community for providing one of the best and accurate weather forecasts and alerting the community ahead of severe weather conditions.

KING 5 News for Seattle/Tacoma Mobile App

With the tagline Stand for Truth, King 5 News for Seattle/Tacoma app offers the latest news headlines and King 5 News weather coverage in the Tacoma and Seattle area. The app’s latest amazing features let you easily browse through the important stuff. Plus, they can navigate through King 5 breaking news, exciting stories, king 5 live streaming, and weather conditions more quickly with the user-friendly interface. Get the notifications of the news headlines as soon as they happen. Explore the compelling investigative stories by the channel’s expert team of investigators. Plus, users can also discover the latest photos, video clips, and news videos. Find different entertainment shows, news programs, and other exciting stories with the King 5 live streaming video directly on your mobile.

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Channel 16 Programming

KING 5 hosts a number of exciting TV programs ranging from Chicago Med to Dr. Phil, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, SSN Sports, NHL Hockey, Flag Football, and others. Plus, it also offers various NBC syndicated shows. Watch all these exclusive programs on different streaming platforms via KING 5 live stream.

King 5 News NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt Chicago Fire A Little Late with Lilly Singh
Evening Chicago Med The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Chicago P.D.
Late Night with Seth Meyers Early Today King 5 Morning News New Day Northwest
Today with Hoda & Jenna Dr. Phil Days of Our Lives The Ellen DeGeneres Show
The Wall Dateline NBC Saturday Tonight NHL Hockey
Flag Football Earth Odyssey with Dylan Dreyer SSN Sports Roots Less Traveled
The Titan Games Band in Seattle America’s Got Talent In Depth with Graham Bensinger
Early Today Meet the Press Laura McKenzie’s Traveler Your Move with Andy Stanley
Saturday Night Live Westminster Dog Show Raw Travel 1st Look
Sunday Today Open House NYC Meet the Press Consumer 101
King 5 Weekend Morning News PLL Lacrosse Ultimate Rush

Get to Know More About King 5 News

King 5 News history goes way back in November 1948, when the station broadcasted the high school football coverage for the first time and became the only TV network in the Pacific Northwest area to do so. A few months later, a local businessperson, Dorothy Bullitt, purchased the channel and started its custom of quality local transmission. As an idealistic being and a pioneer person in the broadcasting media, Dorothy decided to flip the station’s calls to KING. With the audience’s evolution, King grew up to be the channel with an excellent reputation and started setting the level of standards for the rest of the TV stations in the market.

KING was the original channel in the Northeast to air its color transmission in the area on 1 July 1954. Plus, it was the only service to cover the live, two-continent debate and three-nation speech through Early Bird Satellite service. The channel is currently operating under the name of Tegna Inc., which used to be the part of Gannet Company. Later, Gannet divided its services into two, one turned out to be the newspaper service, and the other one spun out as the TV broadcasting company called Tegna.

KING 5's General Overview

The channel’s Your Money, Your Future service guides you through different financial situations while you struggle through various financial crackdowns. It helps you in managing finances such as bills, federal aid, unemployment, etc. King 5 Investigators disclose rip-offs and fraud, expose government waste, and unveils security concerns. Viewers can also explore the beauty of the entire Pacific Northwest at PNW. With the “Disaster Preparedness” feature, people can get themselves ready before any disaster hits the area.

Except from local King 5 Breaking news, talk program New Day Northwest, entertainment shows and lifestyle content, the Evening program delivers regional information related to community, events, and places that make the entire Northwest exceptional. Furthermore, get to know the weather situation in the Seattle and Tacoma with the station’s highly interactive radar. Its radar detects the climate

conditions in the air accurately and predicts the weather accordingly. K5 News has a deep history with the Seattle city, highlighting the channel’s meaningful contributions towards the community service. King 5 News works along with a few of its non-profit partner companies, and together they are doing an excellent job in social services, medical research, civic engagement, and education.

King 5 News building
KING 5 Television1501 1st Ave. SouthSuite 300Seattle, WA 98134 | Credits:


  • NBC
  • Quest
  • True Crime Network

The expertise of the channel’s journalists is not something to doubt of. They claimed the DuPont-Columbia Award in 2011 against their efforts of investigating the State Ferry System of Washington called Waste on Water. They have also been awarded with George Foster Peabody Award for their detailed inquiry into the Hanford nuclear facility in 2014. Moreover, they also grabbed the national Edward R.

Murrow Award in 2015 for their excellent services. And then again got the same one in 2017 for their continuous transmission of Hanford nuclear facility. King 5 news operates together with KONG CH 16, an independent station licensed to Everett. Both channels share their studio place at Home Plate Center in Seattle’s SoDo District. The transmitter of the station lies in the Queen Anne suburbs of the city.

Tel: 206-448-5555
Tower Location: Queen Anne
Brand Name: KING 5

Coverage Map

KING 5 coverage map
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Trevelyan Cosmo
Trevelyan Cosmo
A professional writer since 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Economics, Trevelyan Cosmo ran the creative writing department for the major News Channels until 2019. He then worked as a Senior content writer with, including national newspapers, magazines, and online work. He specializes in economics and broadcasting communications.

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