KTVU News now has a 24/7 Android App for Bay Area News viewers who are on-the-go. It is constantly updated with the latest local news, weather, traffic and sports. Bay Area News is our primary focus with hundreds of stories each week from San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose and all over the 11 counties of the Bay Area.

    KTVU offers 8 hours of live newscasts streamed each weekday on KTVU News for Android and 5 hours on the weekends. In addition, you’ll find recorded video reports from KTVU’s award winning staff of reporters and photographers.

    Our News App provides you the option to enable specific geolocation tracking for precise location-based advertisements (review our Privacy Policy for more information on our use and sharing of location information).

    Privacy Policy:

    We may work with mobile advertising companies and other similar entities that help deliver advertisements tailored to your interests. For more information about such advertising practices, and to opt-out in mobile apps, see You may also download the App Choices app at

    Complete Bay Area Weather Coverage is delivered as a major part of this free service. It includes KTVU’s 5-day Forecast for the Bay Area with the Weekend Always in View. It also features Live Stormtracker 2 Radar along with regional microclimate radar views of the North Bay, South Bay, East Bay and Peninsula/City. KTVU’s team of meteorologists has the most accurate weather technology and delivers fresh and updated weather forecasts for the Bay Area.

    Live Drive Time Traffic is a key component of KTVU News for Android, offering Bay Area commuters the latest technology for pinpointing traffic trouble spots, showing real-time speed and traffic data, point-to-point drive times and live interactive traffic maps.

    KTVU’s coverage of the Bay Area Sports teams includes the San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders, San Jose Sharks, Golden State Warriors, Oakland A’s and San Francisco Giants along with the many college sports teams in Northern California.

    This KTVU News for Android platform connects with our active and engaged social media community using Twitter and Facebook and allows for submission of user generated photos, videos and commenting. We have a wealth of slideshows and photo galleries for viewers to enjoy.

    KTVU News promises to deliver 24/7 updated coverage that is complete and in-depth on the major stories of the day. We uncover and investigate important Bay Area news stories --- bringing unique coverage angles that connect with our viewers.

    Strong enterprise journalism is the foundation of the KTVU News team --- delivering issue-oriented news that is meaningful and important.

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    andrianna evans

    by andrianna evans

    Jul 08, 2017  |  "Awesome"

    Love it

    Chris Sprague

    by Chris Sprague

    Jul 01, 2017  |  "Great"


    Crecencia Phillips

    by Crecencia Phillips

    Jun 20, 2017  |  "Great"

    I don't like the as on the bottom of the page. And sometimes "breaking news" is not posted right away.

    Anna Walsh

    by Anna Walsh

    Jun 19, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Ads too big and covered news articles. Uninstalled.

    Natalia Ramirez

    by Natalia Ramirez

    Jun 17, 2017  |  "Great"

    I like this app, but it crashes sometimes.

    James G.

    by James G.

    Jun 17, 2017  |  "Poor"

    Tired of the ads covering the need stories. I don't want to see ad's I want to see news. Uninstalling