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App Description

Take the KGW News app with you everywhere you go and be the first to know of breaking news happening in Portland, Oregon, and Southwest Washington and the surrounding area.

Always stay up to date with the latest local news, state, national, sports, traffic, political, entertainment stories and much more. Download the KGW News app for free today.

Our Local News, Weather and Sports App Features Include:
- Portland and Oregon breaking news alerts with push notifications
- Live streaming breaking news updates from our KGW Newsroom when it happens, where it happens
- The ability to send your news photos, videos and breaking news tips right to our newsroom to be featured on air and online
- Ability to comment on stories that matter to you, and share them via email or your social media pages
- Up to date, current local weather conditions, live traffic and weather cameras, frequent Oregon weather updates, and 7-day forecasts
- An interactive radar that lets you watch storms as they approach. Move the map around to see major weather activity
- All weather alerts and updates, KGW News weather videocasts and more
- Investigative reports from our experienced award-winning journalists in the field
- The ability to watch local KGW 8 TV newscasts live or on-demand

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • July 15, 2011 New version 2.2.1
  • August 11, 2011 New version 3.0
  • September 16, 2011 New version 3.1
  • September 28, 2011 New version 3.1.1
  • October 28, 2011 New version 3.2
  • December 13, 2011 New version 3.3
  • January 28, 2012 New version 3.3.3
  • April 20, 2012 New version 4.0.2
  • May 06, 2012 New version 4.1.2
  • June 10, 2012 New version 4.1.5
  • June 14, 2012 New version 4.1.6
  • June 29, 2012 New version 4.1.61
  • October 03, 2012 New version 4.2.3
  • November 06, 2012 New version 4.2.5
  • December 28, 2012 New version 4.3.0
  • April 26, 2013 New version 4.5.3
  • June 18, 2013 New version 4.5.7
  • August 16, 2013 New version 4.6.0
  • September 12, 2013 New version 4.7.0
  • October 21, 2013 New version 4.7.3
  • December 11, 2013 New version 4.9.3
  • March 22, 2014 New version 4.9.5
  • June 23, 2014 New version 4.10.0
  • October 02, 2014 New version 4.11.0
  • October 07, 2014 New version 4.11.5
  • October 12, 2014 New version 4.11.6
  • February 13, 2015 New version 4.13.0
  • March 19, 2015 New version 4.13.2
  • July 20, 2015 New version 4.14.5
  • September 23, 2015 New version 4.14.7
  • October 12, 2015 New version 4.14.8
  • November 07, 2015 New version 4.16.100014055
  • February 14, 2016 New version 4.17.620016136
  • February 24, 2016 New version 4.17.670016334
  • July 02, 2016 New version 4.19.290019572
  • July 19, 2016 New version 4.19.340020582
  • November 06, 2016 New version 4.20.140021861
  • December 01, 2016 New version 4.21.280024318