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How to watch the WeAreIowa+ app on Roku and Amazon Fire TV

WeAreIowa+ offers 24/7 news streaming on your favorite Roku or Amazon Fire TV device, as well as on-demand news, weather and sports content.

DES MOINES, Iowa — There's a new way to watch live Local 5 programming and your favorite news whenever you want.

The all-new WeAreIowa+ app is available for free on both Roku and Amazon Fire TV, giving you a new way to stream all of our newscasts and watch the latest news, weather and sports content.

WeAreIowa+ includes all Local 5 newscasts — from "Good Morning Iowa" to "Local 5 News at 10" — as well as the daily forecast and latest sports stories.

You can also watch stories and documentaries from across the nation, including VERIFY This, What's the Deal? and Daily Blast Live.

Start watching WeAreIowa+ today:

  1. Go to the app store on your Roku or Amazon Fire TV device
  2. Search for "We Are Iowa"
  3. Select and download the free WeAreIowa+ app
  4. Start watching!

After you open the WeAreIowa+ app, you will see a homepage that includes a livestream of the current newscast or a replay of the most recent newscast. The homepage also includes Local 5 documentaries and the top news stories from across the country.

Visit different category menus such as "News" and "Sports" to find more content you want to watch. 

The WeAreIowa+ app has streaming content 24/7 from Local 5 News and stations across TEGNA.

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