About Spectrum News 1

Spectrum News 1 is a 24/7 hyperlocal content network, focused on delivering news and information that addresses the deeper needs and interests of the diverse communities and neighborhoods throughout Southern California.

Spectrum News 1’s multimedia journalists (or, MMJs) – who are representative of and deeply understand their local audiences – are tasked with providing in-depth coverage of the issues that matter most to the communities they serve.

Spectrum News 1 is available exclusively to Spectrum subscribers across Southern California on channel 1. The network shares content with over 30 local news and regional sports networks, owned and operated by Charter Communications.

The channel first launched on November 16, 2018.