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Get text messages on your mobile device with news, weather and more from

Stay connected to us wherever you are! With Text Alerts, get breaking news updates along with other area information sent to you as a text message to your wireless device.

Choose from the following message categories:

  • Breaking News - Get breaking news for our area and the nation.
  • Weather Alerts - Be notified when severe weather strikes Massachusetts and Northern Connecticut, and receive the daily weather forecast.
  • Traffic Alerts - Be notified about traffic congestion or construction.
  • Sports News & Scores - Stay up-to-date with your favorite sports teams.
  • School Closings & Notices - Be notified when your school is delayed or cancelled.

Already receiving messages? Update Message Preferences / Unsubscribe

Step 1: Sign-Up - Test Your Phone

Please complete the information below and click on the CONTINUE button.

In Step 2 of the sign up process, a personal authorization code will be sent to your mobile phone or email address. You will need to enter the 5-digit code in the next screen within (5) minutes in order to verify and complete your enrollment in the system. Do not navigate away from that screen until your enrollment is complete.

Important: Our systems are tested for performance and reliability on a frequent basis. However, normal network transmission limitations can occur from time-to-time and may cause delays in the receipt of messages.

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Important: You may update message preferences or unsubscribe at any time. Check your wireless provider for any message and data rates that may apply.

Message Groups

Please select message group(s) you would like to receive information from.

1) Breaking News

2) Severe Weather Alerts

2a) Daily Weather Forecast

3) Traffic Alerts

4) Sports News & Scores

5) School Closings & Notices

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