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Description

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.

Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!

This app is ad supported.

 Free in Google Play

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Apr 10, 2014 (almost 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 month, on average.

Nov 27
2018
(Current)
Version 5.2.7

-Stopped the Weather page from auto playing videos
-Tapping the screen in a live video doesn't bring up sharing options
-Video listing is more readable when using a larger font setting

Sep 25
2018
Version 5.2.6

Fixed issues on older devices not able to see news articles.

Fixed issues related to SSL compatibility.

Sep 17
2018
Version 5.2.5

Updated to work with HTTPS
Other bug fixes

Aug 22
2018
Version 5.2.4

Fix for View Recipes crashing
Push notifications fix
Alleviating other bugs

Jun 19
2018
Version 5.2.3

Crash fix. Important update.

Jun 18
2018
Version 5.2.2

Fix for Weather screen crash. Other fixes and enhancements.

Apr 24
2018
Version 5.2.1

Missing graphics

Mar 27
2018
Version 5.1.9

Adaptive icons have been added for newer launchers. Some devices were showing a large precipitation graphic. Other fixes applied for known exceptions.

Jan 07
2018
Version 5.1.8

Fixed push notifications for Android 8.0+. Fixed the news widget. Other crash fixes.

Dec 29
2017
Version 5.1.7

Important update! Please install for restored functionality. Bug fixes all around. The weather and video play list pages have been fixed. Improvements were made as well. Speed and crashing issues have been addressed. Notifications are working again.

Dec 17
2017
Version 5.1.6

System updates. Bug fixes. Added sharing feature to videos.

May 19
2017
Version 5.1.5

Fixed some issues with the Weather screen. Radar layers are now functional.

Mar 14
2017
Version 5.1.4

Fixed issue where screen would shut off when playing videos.

Mar 01
2017
Version 5.1.3

Fixed auto play for the video player
Fixed GPS not found issue when loading the app
Increased severe weather and closings alert selections to 5 each
Improvements and bug fixes to the video player
General bug fixes and improvements

Feb 21
2017
Version 5.1.2

Fixed GPS not found issue when loading the app
Increased severe weather and closings alert selections to 5 each
Improvements and bug fixes to the video player
General bug fixes and improvements

Jan 23
2017
Version 5.1.1

Minor bug fixes

Dec 16
2016
Version 5.1.0

General bug fix and improvements update

Oct 13
2016
Version 5.0.9

Location gathering functionality fixes on the Splash Screen and in Settings.
Message in the Notification Inbox are now in order, newest being on top.
In the Severe Weather or Closings selection screens the suggests automatically come up and they're in order.

Sep 12
2016
Version 5.0.8

Complete Weather Redesign.
Sign up for custom Severe Weather push notifications by county.
Weather will display based on the device's time format (12 or 24 hour format).
Option to display weather information in Celsius.
Sign up for custom Closings push notifications
Improvements to the video player.
View image galleries directly in the story.

Jul 22
2016
Version 5.0.7

Fixed a bug not allowing you to login to comment.
Fixed a bug with the widget. Note if you are experiencing issues with the widget, please try resizing it a bit smaller.
Updated live stream video player.

May 19
2016
Version 5.0.5

New push notification categories so you can choose what interests you most.
Updated news widget.

Apr 20
2016
Version 5.0.4

Mar 16
2016
Version 5.0.3

Mar 04
2016
Version 5.0.2

Mar 01
2016
Version 5.0.1

Dec 16
2015
Version 4.1.1

Nov 12
2015
Version 4.1.0

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.


Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!


This app is ad supported.

Oct 29
2015
Version 4.0.8

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.


Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!


This app is ad supported.

Oct 23
2015
Version 4.0.7

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.


Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!


This app is ad supported.

Oct 22
2015
Version 4.0.6

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.


Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!


This app is ad supported.

Jun 23
2015
Version 4.0.5

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.


Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!


This app is ad supported.

Apr 03
2015
Version 4.0.4

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.


Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!


This app is ad supported.

Apr 01
2015
Version 4.0.3

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.


Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!


This app is ad supported.

Mar 23
2015
Version 4.0.2

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.


Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!


This app is ad supported.

Mar 13
2015
Version 4.0.1

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.


Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!


This app is ad supported.

Mar 12
2015
Version 4.0.0

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.


Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!


This app is ad supported.

Nov 11
2014
Version 3.11

It’s the Central KY news experience you’ve waited for! Catch news, sports, and weather anywhere with the WKYT app for Android.

Share content by email, text, Twitter or Facebook.


Whether it’s severe weather or sports scores, the WKYT app for Android keeps you in-the-know while you’re on-the-go!


This app is ad supported.

Previous 3 versions
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Total Ratings

5
0
4
0
3
1
2
1
1
0
730

Total Ratings

5
430
4
120
3
66
2
42
1
70