While you may already use Amazon's Alexa voice assistant for playing music, turning on your lights or ordering your favorite goodies, did you know you can also use it to hear the latest news from WNEM TV5?

Anyone with an Amazon Echo product can add WNEM TV5 to their Flash Briefing, bringing you breaking news, the latest local headlines and your First Warn 5 forecast from the First Warn 5 Weather team.

Desktop users can click here to add WNEM TV5 to their Flash Briefing. Mobile users can open the Alexa app and follow the instructions below.

Start by clicking on the menu icon in the upper left corner of the screen, then choose skills.

Alexa install directions

In the search bar, type "WNEM TV5" then hit the search button. Then tap on the listing for WNEM TV5.

Alexa flash briefing

Click the enable button.

Enable button on Alexa

Now just ask Alexa, "What's in the news?" to heawr the latest headlines and forecast from WNEM TV5.

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