During and after the Vegas shooting, local stations utilized social media to spread the news and the videos posted have received millions of views.
KNTV, the ABC affiliate in the market, exceeded the million views mark as well. The station’s simulcast when news broke on Sunday night on Facebook has reached 1.3 million views.
FOX 5’s chief photographer, Ray Tate, put together a tribute video for the victims. The video has recieved more than 430,000 views and 5,400 shares.