WVNS-TV, 59News, Fox59 and StormTracker59 are the CBS and FOX-affiliated Nexstar Media Group station for southern West Virginia. Our goal is to provide fair and balanced coverage of local news that benefits our viewers.
We cover 10 counties across West Virginia and Virginia, including Fayette, Greenbrier, McDowell, Mercer, Monroe, Pocahontas, Raleigh, Summers, Tazewell and Wyoming Counties.
West Virginia Broadcasters Association:
2015 Best AM Newscast; 2016 Best Anchor; 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 Best Use of Digital Media; 2017, 2018 Best TV Creative; 2017, 2018 Best Locally Produced Television Show; 2018 Best Coverage of Breaking News; 2019 Best News Photographer.
The Virginias AP Broadcasters:
2016 Douglas Southall Freeman Award; 2016, 2018 Outstanding News Operation of the Virginias; 2017 Best Producer; 2017, Best Feature or Human Interest Story; 2018 Best Investigative Reporting; 2018 Mountain Heritage Award; 2018 Best Website; 2018 Best Documentary or In-Depth Reporting; 2018 Best Serious Feature.