Now that you ve received a new smartphone or tablet for the holidays, it s time to load it up with apps.

KING 5 has several apps including our core news app you can download for iPhone, iPad or Android-powered devices.

For those of you with school children, you can also sign up for our school closure text alerts, It covers public and private schools as well as colleges and universities in Western Washington. Once you re signed up, we ll send you a text message if your school is delayed or closed.

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