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Watch live, local TV newscasts for free. Stream newscasts from 200+ trusted local news stations across the U.S. with the NEW NewsON experience. Watch live news, previous newscasts (up to 48 hours for most stations), or local news clips now in a modern, approachable design. Set favorites for easy access to the stations you want to watch and tune in to local coverage of major breaking news. No cable subscription or login required. Enjoy local news with NewsON anytime, anywhere.

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Primary: News

Secondary: Weather

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Version History

Launched Nov 03, 2015 (over 4 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 4 months, on average.

Feb 19
Version 2.0.2

NewsON Release notes:
We have transformed the NewsON experience with a modern, inviting design to encourage exploration and discovery, including:
· A new home screen, giving viewers a selection of local TV stations to choose from based on their location and preferences.
· Streamlined navigation, allowing easy access to a wide range of broadcasts when most convenient for them.
· Breaking news content curation, yielding instant access to major news events.

May 22
Version 1.6.2


Sep 26
Version 1.6.1

iOS 11 improvements

Dec 19
Version 1.6

Minor bug fixes

Sep 13
Version 1.5

New for iOS 10 - NewsON widget for easy access to all of your favorite stations and improved notifications for multiple city alerts.

Aug 23
Version 1.4

In this new version we have enhanced the alerts experience so when there is breaking news covered by multiple TV stations, you can pick which station to watch.

May 09
Version 1.3

In this new version we fixed a bug that caused two audio streams to play at the same time

Mar 29
Version 1.2

Now it's even easier to find your favorite local TV news station - all of the nearby stations are visible and it's easier to make one a favorite. Or use the interactive map to search to find a station you care about. Don't worry if you have already saved favorites - they are saved when you update.

Simplified newscast controls to make it easier to manage the newscast to find the exact moment you care about.

Sharing made easy - one touch sharing with added controls to find that exact moment you want to share. Share live newscasts, previous newscasts and clips.

New map icon

Thanks for using the NewsON app to access our nationwide lineup of local newscasts and clips.

Dec 16
Version 1.1

We've added some new features to make it even easier to watch local news, anytime, anywhere.

-An on-screen message shows what station and broadcast you're watching when launching the app.
-We added a new feature in settings to give you the choice to mute the newscast when you start the application.
-When you tap the newscast to access the controls, the station information and a "Live News" indicator helps let you know if the newscast is live.
-Updated map and filter icons
-Minor bug fixes

Thanks for using the NewsON application to access our nationwide lineup of local newscasts and clips.

Nov 04
Version 1.0

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