newsnet5 App

Our newsnet5 app for iPhone, iPad, Android, and Kindle provides you with NewsChannel5's coverage of Cleveland, Akron-Canton and all of Northeast Ohio. Get the latest local and regional headlines, streaming video, Power of 5 weather forecast, Power of 5 radar, traffic and sports from The app also keeps you up-to-date with financial tips from Don't Waste Your Money, consumer information and the latest stories our investigators have been digging up. Our app keeps you in touch anywhere, anytime. Download it for free.
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Storm Shield

Storm Shield Weather Radio

Storm Shield for iPhone or Android provides real-time watches/warnings and radar for wherever you are and up to five additional locations.

Turn your smartphone into a NOAA emergency weather radio. Get storm-based alerts for tornado, hurricane, flood, thunderstorms, winter storm seasons and other life-threatening weather events via voice and push notification. Storm Shield delivers storm-based alerts using NOAA polygon warnings. Receive critical alerts via voice and push notifications keep your family safe.

Real Time Alerts
Live Radar
Follow me feature
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Watch us on ConnecTV!

WEWS/NewsChannel5 is proud to be a part of the ground-breaking, "second-screen", interactive, companion-viewing ConnecTV experience.

We know that many of you watch TV at your computer, or with your laptop or tablet in your hands. And now with ConnecTV's website and apps, you can watch, chat with your friends, and engage with the show and its audience at the same time.

To get started, download the ConnecTV app on your iPad, or install the plugins available for Mac or PC.

When you launch ConnecTV, it will automatically hear the TV program you're watching and then sync your device to showcase content and interactivity targeted for that program. For instance, if you're watching us, you'll see additional local news, weather and traffic information from us. If you're watching a sporting event, such as an NFL game, you'll get constant updates on scores, plays and game statistics.

You can learn more about ConnecTV at their website, You can find technical support at