Get the News 8 App Free

2017 03 13 news 8 app screen shot winter blizzard Get the News 8 App Free(WTNH) — Did you get a new smartphone or tablet? One of the very best apps you can install on your new device is the free News 8 app that is packed with cool features.

News 8 App
Take News 8 wherever you go, and never miss an important local news story with the free News 8 app.

The News 8 app is packed with local news, weather, and sports, plus feature stories you’re not going to see anywhere else.

  • Navigate easily through local news and information that’s important to you
  • Stay informed of breaking news with News 8 alerts
  • View local news videos embedded within stories or at full screen
  • Understand how weather will affect you with local forecasts, radar, maps and video
  • Stay up-to-date on school closings and severe weather
  • Plan your commute with updated traffic information
  • Help shape local coverage by submitting photos and news tips through Report It
  • Easily share interesting articles via e-mail, Facebook(R) and Twitter(TM)

On the go? You can watch or listen to News 8 newscasts live on your phone. They’re always available on the News 8 app.

Make sure you never miss an important news story by enabling our helpful Push Alerts. Here’s how to do that:

  1. Open the News 8 app
  2. Select ‘More’ at the bottom of the screen
  3. You’ll see icons for various sections of the News 8 app. On the top row, slide the icons all the way over to right, and select ‘Settings’.
  4. On the setting page, turn Notifications to ON.
  5. Select the ‘All set’ button