How to Use Amazon News App & Availability (List of Cities)

The free Amazon News app on Fire TV is expanding its territory, and maybe your city is a part of it! Now, Amazon announces that it has local news coverage within 158 cities now. You can stay up-to-date with what is going on around your metro while getting some updates from nearby cities.

If you love watching the news channels or want to stay in the loop with current events, the Amazon Fire TV News app is a great place to start. It offers free local news channel coverage that you can customize depending on your location. You can find curated news from top new stations and providers like Bloomberg, CBS, ABC News Live, and more.

How to Use the Free Amazon Fire TV News App

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It is easy to use the Amazon News app on your Firestick device! Every Fire TV Stick streaming player has a built-in Amazon News app installed that you can use at any time. It is available for free to all Fire TV devices without the added monthly subscription cost. That means you don’t need to subscribe to Amazon News for you to access the local news. Just fire up the app or ask Alexa to do it, and you are all set to watch the current happening in your area.

When you first launch the Amazon News app, you can customize it based on where you want to watch the news. The app will detect your region so that it will know what news sources to offer you. You also have the option to choose if you want to stream the local news or the national channel. If you change your mind, you can easily edit your selection.

Note that the Amazon News app comes with advertisement interruptions given that it is for free.

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List of City Coverage Available on the Amazon News App on Firestick Devices

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Amazon continues to extend its user reach and availability by adding more cities to its local news coverage. Check out the complete and expanded list of cities below that are part of the Amazon News app.

  • Albany, GA 
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • Alexandria, LA 
  • Amarillo, TX
  • Anchorage, AK 
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Austin, TX
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Bangor, ME
  • Baton Rouge, LA 
  • Beaumont, TX
  • Billings, MT
  • Biloxi, MS 
  • Birmingham, AL 
  • Bismarck, ND 
  • Boise, ID
  • Boston, MA
  • Bowling Green, KY
  • Bridgeport, WV
  • Bryan, TX
  • Buffalo, NY
  • Burlington, VT
  • Burlington/Plattsburgh, VT
  • Butte-Bozeman, MT
  • Cape Girardeau, MO
  • Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Charleston, SC
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Charlottesville, VA
  • Cheyenne, WY
  • Chicago, IL
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Cleveland, OH 
  • College Station, TX
  • Colorado Springs, CO
  • Columbia, SC
  • Columbus, GA
  • Columbus, OH
  • Corpus Christi, TX
  • Dallas, TX
  • Davenport, IA
  • Dayton, OH
  • Denver, CO
  • Des Moines, IA
  • Detroit, MI
  • Dothan, AL
  • Eau Claire, WI
  • Evansville, IN
  • Fairbanks, AK
  • Fargo, ND
  • Fort Myers, FL
  • Fort Smith/Fayetteville, AR
  • Gainesville, FL
  • Grand Junction, CO
  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • Great Falls, MT
  • Green Bay, WI
  • Greenville, NC
  • Greensboro, NC
  • Greenville, SC
  • Harrisburg, PA
  • Harrisonburg, VA
  • Hartford, CT
  • Hastings, NE
  • Hazard, KY
  • Helena, MT
  • Honolulu, HI
  • Houston, TX
  • Huntington, WV
  • Huntsville, AL
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Jackson, MS
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Jonesboro, AR
  • Kansas City, KS
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Lafayette, LA
  • Lake Charles, LA
  • Lansing, MI
  • Lansing-Jackson, MI
  • Lancaster, PA
  • Laredo, TX
  • Lawton, OK
  • Lexington, KY
  • Lincoln, NE
  • Little Rock, AR
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Louisville, KY
  • Lubbock, TX
  • Macon, GA
  • Madison, WI
  • Manchester, NH
  • Memphis, TN
  • Meridian, MS
  • Miami, FL
  • Midland, TX
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Missoula, MT
  • Monroe, LA
  • Monterey, CA
  • Montgomery, AL
  • Moosic, PA
  • Moselle, MS
  • Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Nashville, TN
  • Negaunee, MI
  • New Orleans, LA
  • New York, NY
  • Norfolk, VA
  • North Augusta, SC
  • North Mankato, MN
  • North Platte, NE
  • Oklahoma City, OK
  • Omaha, NE
  • Orlando, FL
  • Ottumwa, IA
  • Panama City Beach, FL
  • Parkersburg, WV
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Pittsburgh, CA
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Pollok, TX
  • Portland, ME
  • Portland, OR
  • Presque Isle, ME
  • Raleigh-Durham, NC
  • Rapid City, SD
  • Reno, NV
  • Richmond, VA
  • Roanoke, VA
  • Rockford, IL
  • Sacramento, CA
  • Salt Lake City, UT
  • San Angelo, TX
  • San Antonio, TX
  • San Diego, CA
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Santa Barbara, CA
  • Sarasota, FL
  • Savannah, GA
  • Scottsbluff, NE
  • Seattle, WA
  • Sherman, TX
  • Shreveport, LA
  • Sioux Falls, SD
  • South Bend, IN
  • Spokane, WA
  • Springfield, MO
  • St. Louis, MI
  • Tallahassee, FL
  • Tampa Bay, FL
  • Temple, TX
  • Toledo, OH
  • Topeka, KS
  • Tucson, AZ
  • Twin Falls, ID
  • Tulsa, OK
  • Tyler, TX
  • Waco, TX
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Watertown, NY
  • Wausau, WI
  • West Palm Beach, FL
  • Wichita, KS
  • Wilmington, NC

What city or metro do you want to watch the news from on your Amazon News app on Fire TV Stick? You can share your story with us down below.

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