Channel 5 to go all out on election night

NBC-owned WMAQ-TV plans to go all out on Super Tuesday primary night with comprehensive coverage on the station and on its’ website.

The multi-platform plan go into action at 7 p.m. with coverage on WMAQ and real-time election updates on the station’s website,, with election coverage streamed on the web and on the station’s digital weather channel (WMAQ-DT 5.2.), which you can find on Comcast channel 194 and Wide Open West channel 130. The station’s 10 p.m. newscast will also be streamed on

The station (like others that night) will be out in the field, covering big races for the Cook County State’s Attorney and various congressional races.