‘Alexa, what’s in the news?’ Get WATE 6 On Your Side updates from your Amazon devices


You can now get the latest news, weather and sports updates from WATE 6 On Your Side on your Alexa-enabled device.

Through Alexa, our anchors, reporters and meteorologists will provide you with an audio update on news, weather and sports in East Tennessee. Our team will post fresh briefings throughout the day so you’ll always be up to date.

You can add WATE 6 On Your Side flash briefings to your Alexa device by clicking on this link to the Amazon store, signing in and then clicking “enable.”

You can also get our flash briefings through the Alexa app on your smartphone by following these steps:

  1. Tap the menu “hamburger” at the top left
  2. Select “Skills”
  3. Search for “WATE 6”
  4. Tap on our logo
  5. Tap “Enable

From there, just ask Alexa, “What’s my flash briefing” or “What’s in the news” and you’ll get the latest news, weather and sports from the WATE 6 On Your Side team.

If you like what you hear, let us know by leaving a rating.

Listen to Your Flash Briefing

To do this…Say or do this…
Listen to your Flash Briefing“What’s my Flash Briefing?” “What’s the news?”Note: If you have a voice profile, when Alexa recognizes your voice, Flash Briefing skips the news stories you’ve already heard. If you want to hear all available stories, you can say “play all my Flash Briefing” or “play all my news.”
Navigate your Flash Briefing“Next.””Previous.””Cancel.”

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