Local Now Launches a Family Friendly COVID-19 Coverage Plan





Local Now, the 24/7 news streaming service powered by Weather Group, the parent company of The Weather Channel, has launched a COVID-19 coverage plan that will provide news updates for the whole family. The goal is to inform users with regular coronavirus updates, in a tone that won’t make the news scary for kids when the family is tuning in together.

For parents and adults, the app is now debuting segments on how to be more efficient while working from home, how to adjust your fitness routine for at-home workouts, how to keep everyone in their routine and more. For children, Local Now will release stories on science along with local inspiring & positive stories happening during this global pandemic that instills hope. Local Now will also continue to include its regular go-to content of weather updates, lifestyle segments, recipes and more.

Local Now delivers real-time, local news, weather, traffic, sports, and lifestyle information through unique technology that transmits localized information to more than 225 markets across the United States. You can watch with a Sling TV, YouTube TV, or FuboTV subscription.

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