Get Fox4KC news briefings on your Amazon Alexa device

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — FOX 4 KC is now offering news updates from Amazon Alexa. You can get headlines and weather from your Echo, Echo Dot, Fire TV, Amazon Tap and many more devices. All you need to do is ask, “Alexa, what’s in the news?” Then one of our news anchors will tell you!

You’ll need to setup your preferences with Amazon to enable local news and ‘manage your briefing.’  Just click “Enable Skill” to subscribe to the Fox 4 KC news service. Alexa also comes with several national news services ready to give you updates.

Click this link to add FOX 4 to your flash news briefing.

Be sure to also download the Fox 4 KC news app for news away-from-home. FOX 4 Android app | FOX 4 iPhone/iPad app

The Fox 4 KC app has more news content, more options, and more ways for you to share with us the pictures and videos you take when you see news happening where you are.

Make sure you go to the settings (look for the *) to set your breaking news alerts so Fox 4 can alert you to the significant stories. Be sure to watch Fox 4 newscasts on your phone or tablet when you’re on the go but following a story!  We livestream our newscasts through our app.


Download the free FOX 4 KC app now! FOX 4 Android app | FOX 4 iPhone app |

Download the free FOX 4 Weather app now! FOX 4 iPhone weather app