The WPXI Channel 11 News app is the essential news option for on-the-go Pittsburghers. It's the easiest to use Pittsburgh news app with local and national headlines, weather, traffic, sports, live video and on-demand clips. The primary focus, of course, is Greater Pittsburgh and all of western Pennsylvania.

Multiple channels of live video allow you to watch Channel 11 News, monitor Storm Tracker Doppler 11 Radar and watch breaking news coverage as it happens.

Activate free notifications to be instantly alerted in the event of breaking news or severe weather.

The app includes interactive radar to track storms as they move into your neighborhood. Chief Meteorologist Stephen Cropper and Severe Weather Team 11 update the forecast throughout the day, giving you the information you need to plan ahead.

When the weather gets so bad that schools and businesses are forced to close, you can count on the WPXI Channel 11 News app to keep you updated with an easy-to-access list of closures displaying the latest info.

WPXI promises to deliver 24/7 updated coverage that is complete and in-depth on the major stories of the day. No matter your location, the WPXI Channel 11 News app keeps you connected to all of western Pennsylvania!

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What’s New

Version 6.7.0

Thanks for all the great feedback!

We're working hard to make your experience better with each update. This release includes performance improvements and updated interface with quick access to the videos page.

Ratings and Reviews

3.0 out of 5
65 Ratings

65 Ratings

Volvo-mom ,

What happened to the recorded live NEWS?

I used to love the ability to stream the news when it was convenient to my schedule. Even with the weird crashes and the fact that I’d have to start the app twice every time I watch on my kindle fire tv, I didn’t really care as long as I could get the news when I needed the news. Now if I don’t watch during a live news hour, all I get is streaming high school football information. I will be switching to one of the other network news apps for the greater Pittsburgh area. Was fun while it lasted.

Mickey Mouse71 ,

Writing and print

There is always a news story that I want to read and when you open it up, the print is super small. You can’t make it bigger and it is to small to read.
There are also a lot of grammar errors In the news articles or missing or extra words.

tylert120 ,

Too many notifications

You guys send way too many, not at all important notifications. Most things aren’t breaking news, but you wouldn’t know by reading your notifications. I don’t need a push notification letting me know your AM news is on early due to snow (and 1-3” at that!), or what story is next at 5. If I wanted to watch tv, I wouldn’t need your app. I’ll get my news somewhere else.


Cox Media Group, Inc
88 MB

Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.


English, Spanish

Age Rating


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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