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The All-New WDTN News App
- Navigate easily through local news and information that's important to you
- Stay informed of breaking news with alerts -- alerting for breaking news, severe weather, and traffic. Our Alert Center displays all recent alerts in one location within the app, not just on your phone's notification screen
- View local news videos embedded within stories or at full screen as well as live streaming all newscasts
- More robust weather section with local forecasts, interactive radar, maps, and video
- Stay in-the-know on school, business, religious closings and parking bans
- Help shape local coverage by submitting photos and news tips through ReportIt
- Improved and easy sharing of interesting articles via e-mail, Facebook® and Twitter™
WDTN Storm Team 2 Weather App
- Live interactive radar with tools that let you track the storms around you
- Alerts for severe weather go to your home screen and cue an audio alert
- Lightning alerts help keep you safe letting you know when there is lightning nearby
- The most accurate hour-by-hour forecast for the next day and week ahead
- The latest video forecast from the First Warning Weather team
- Current weather conditions for Dayton, Centerville, Springfield and anywhere in the US
- Customize your forecast by setting up multiple locations to track forecasts, alerts, radar, and more