A look at the new News 19 mobile app – WHNT News 19

A look at the new News 19 mobile app – WHNT News 19

2021 is bringing a lot of change for many of us, and here at News 19, it’s no exception, especially in the digital world – our News 19 app is about to get a major refresh.

Navigating the new app

The new app design can be a bit tricky to navigate at first. Here are tips on how to find the most commonly used sections and features.

Watch Live

When we’re live with local programming, there will be a banner underneath the top story with information on what’s airing. Tap that to be taken to our website with the live player.

You can also get there by tapping the “Live” button in the bottom right corner.

In all cases, when we aren’t live with local news, the last aired newscast will play in the live player.

“Hamburger Menu”

The “Hamburger Menu,” which can be found in the top left corner of the app and looks like three horizontal lines, is going to be your best friend in the new News 19 app.

From there, you can navigate to specific sections of our online stories (such as our bureaus in the Shoals and northeast Alabama), any special projects we’re doing,