It is an American news network founded in Columbia in 2008 owned by The E.W. Scripps Company. It is one of the streaming platforms to access hundreds of daily news stories, business news, documentaries, sports updates, and more. It is available on the Roku store, and it is found to be the honest and top news channel. So you can sit back and enjoy video news on today’s top stories. In addition, you have an option to search the Newsy archive to browse upon your wish. Here are the ways to add and stream Newsy on Roku.
Features of Newsy
Below are the major features on Newsy:
- 24/7 Live News coverage of daily stories.
- Easy to switch from live to on-demand content.
- Get concise on-demand video segments to cover top stories in depth effectively.
- Programs are available on Morning and Evening so you will never miss any schedule.
- Watch documentaries and exclusive special shows that dive deep into the topics shaping our world.
Awards and Nominations
- Nominated for “The News & Documentary Emmy Awards”.
- Nominated for “The Digiday Publishing Awards”.
- National Edward R. Murrow award for news documentary – The War and Money Project (2015).
- Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award – A Broken Trust (2020).
- Online Journalism Award for its investigation – Case Cleared (2019).
- Scripps Howard Award for innovation for its newsroom collaboration – Newsy + Bellingcat (2020).
How to Add and Watch Newsy on Roku?
Follow these instructions below to install and watch Newsy content on your Roku TV easily.
1. Connect your Roku device to the TV and launch the Home screen.
2. On the home screen, scroll down and select the Streaming Channels option.
3. Navigate to the search bar and type Newsy using the on-screen keyboard.
4. From the suggestions, select Newsy and click Add Channel button.
5. Click OK to launch the app after it gets installed.
6. Newsy home screen appears. Click on the content to play.
7. Now, you can easily switch between live content and on-demand shows and enjoy watching them.
Alternative Options to Stream Newsy on Roku
You can also watch Newsy App on Roku using streaming services as well. Here are a few alternate options to stream Newsy on your Roku.
Philo – You can access Newsy and some local TV channels with a valid subscription of $25 per month. Philo is available on Roku, and you can install it directly on your device.
Sling TV – You can watch Newsy on both blue and orange plans of Sling TV for just $35 per month. It is one of the best alternate options with plenty of inbuilt options as well.
YouTube TV – Newsy is available on this platform for $64.99 per month. You can install the YouTube TV app and stream your favorite
fuboTV – Using the fuboTV Extra Channel add-on, you can get Newsy for $6/month by adding along with an existing plan of $65/month.
You can follow these instructions to stay updated with daily stories only on Newsy. Some of the trending documentaries to watch on the Newsy app are Shift, The Freedom Singer, and Baby Brokers. The Newsy app is also available on streaming platforms like Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, and Chromecast.