Get your local news on your Amazon Echo

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LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - "Alexa - give me local news."

Did you know that you can get your local news on your new Amazon Echo? You can get local headlines and a detailed forecast from WILX News 10 by just asking Alexa for it.

Under flash briefing content - switch to WILX local news to on - and start receiving News 10 updates from Alexa.

To enable WILX local news, look up Skills on your Amazon Alexa app and search for "WILX News," or log in to your Amazon.com account and search for "WILX News" under Alexa skills. Click the "Enable" button. You can arrange Skills to put News 10 at the top of your skills list.

Say "Alexa, local news" or "Alexa, what's my flash briefing?" or "Alexa, tell me the news" and you'll get summaries of the top news headlines on WILX.com and a 7-day forecast.

The skill also works with Amazon's Echo Show, Echo Tap and Dash Wand.

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