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You can sign up for a brand new tool to help bring you breaking news - wherever you are - right on your phone.

To sign up for one or all just text K2News, K2Sports, K2Weather, or K2BWA to 6-7-3-3-6.

Regular texting charges apply but here's the deal: we won't be spamming you. These alerts are meant for serious breaking news and that's what they will be used for.

Click on the "Play Video" button to watch KATU's Assignment Manager Nick Bradshaw explain it all.