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Listen to the KPR Newscast on Your Alexa-Powered Smart Speakers

Now you can listen to the KPR newscast on your Alexa-enabled devices! Finally, an easy and convenient way to get local news for Northeastern Kansas right alongside your other flash briefing programs, such as national news from NPR, weather, and sports updates.

The KPR newscasts are recorded and updated multiple times throughout each day to ensure that the news you're hearing is fresh and accurate. 

Here's how you can enable the KPR Flash Briefing skill and add it to your Alexa flash briefing:

  1. Open up the Alexa companion app on your iOS or Android device.
  2. Go to the app menu and select the Settings menu item.
  3. Scroll down to the Flash Briefing menu item, under Alexa Preferences.
  4. Tap the Select Content button and then search for "KPR Flash Briefing"
  5. Select the KPR Flash Briefing skill and then enable it.
  6. You can configure it to play the KPR Flash Briefing skill first by tapping the Edit button and then dragging the KPR Flash Briefing skill to the beginning of the list. 

Tower Frequencies

91.5 FM KANU Lawrence, Topeka, Kansas City
96.1 FM K241AR Lawrence (KPR2)
89.7 FM KANH Emporia
99.5 FM K258BT Manhattan
97.9 FM K250AY Manhattan (KPR2)
91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
90.3 FM KANQ Chanute

See the Coverage Map for more details

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1120 West 11th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
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785-864-4530 (Main Line)
888-577-5268 (Toll Free)