W*USA 9 is part of Gannett Co., Inc., a leading international news and information company that publishes 101 daily newspapers in the US, including USA TODAY, the nation’s largest selling daily newspaper.  The company also owns more than 750 non-daily publications in the US, and USA WEEKEND, a weekly newspaper magazine.   Gannett also operates 23 television stations in the United States, and is an internet leader with its TV stations and newspaper websites, including USA TODAY.com, one of the most popular news sites on the web.  
The one constant throughout W*USA 9's 55-plus years of history in Washington has been WUSA’s commitment to serve the local community. One way WUSA 9 serves our local community is through regular health reporting.  WUSA 9 is currently working with FORCE – Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered on a campaign to raise awareness of the hereditary risk of breast cancer.  WUSA has also launched an Affordable Health Care education campaign to inform viewers of the expected changes in healthcare in the months ahead.  WUSA 9 also supports the Leukemia/Lymphoma Society, the American Heart Association, and other organizations through our comprehensive media partnerships.