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Last Week in America: Nov. 5-9

Last week, broadcasters provided audiences with comprehensive election coverage, reported on wildfires, detailed the results and implications of local ballot initiatives and aired reports on the first snowfalls of the season.

Here are some of the top trends last week:

104,808 Airings

104,808 stories on election results from county school boards to statewide offices.

Story from WRF »   Story from WFLA AM »  

40,184 Airings

40,184 reports on the ongoing battle against wildfires burning across the West Coast.

Story from KFBK FM »   Story from KPIX »


13,038 pieces dealing with the ins-and-outs of ballot initiatives. ranging from Medicaid expansion to marijuana legalization.

Story from KTVI »   Story from KHGI »

9,923 Airings

9,923 reports on the first snowfalls of the season.

Story from WOOD »   Story from KDKA AM »