As we all enjoy more of our favorite programs via mobile and on-demand, WHRO has created a one-stop-destination for all your Public TV and radio content, our free WHRO media app.

For WHRV and WHRO FM listeners, the app offers access to all six live radio streams, and lets you listen to on-demand locally-produced radio shows. It offers the latest NPR News articles and audio segments, lets you pause and rewind live audio, and view the program schedule.

For WHRO TV viewers, the app gives access to a huge selection of the PBS programs you love with hundreds of hours of on-demand programming, such as Masterpiece, NOVA, and Antiques Roadshow, as well as all locally-produced programs like Curate and Veterans. It’s also your destination for up-to-date TV Schedules.

The WHRO app is your personal connection to your favorite media, it can push program reminders to your device, explore on-demand content, search for programs, bookmark a program for later, and wake up to the voice of Dwight Davis or Sondra Woodward as your alarm clock.

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Listening to WHRV on your Smart Speaker

Your smart speaker just got smarter. With a few simple commands, you can access the entire world of NPR – all the latest news, newest podcasts, and discussions of the day. Give any of the utterances below a try and hear NPR's critically acclaimed, audio-rich stories come alive on your smart speakers.

Here are some general commands for Amazon Alexa:

  • "Alexa, play WHRV."
    Stream WHRV live.

  • "Alexa, play the latest news from NPR."
    Hear the latest 5-minute newscast, updated every hour.

  • "Alexa, play [podcast name] podcast."
    Play the latest episode of a specific podcast. Be sure to say "podcast" after the show name.



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NPR One App

NPR One is the new audio app that connects you to a stream of public radio news and stories curated for you. Great storytelling and rigorous reporting that informs, engages, inspires and surprises—from the ends of the earth to your own city or town—available to you whenever, wherever. It’s public radio made personal.

Even with the breadth of public radio at your fingertips, you won’t lose touch at home. Local news is woven seamlessly into your listening experience. Local stories, locally reported, are delivered daily. Community is everything.


  • A personalized stream of NPR and WHRV FM news and stories 
  • Skip, rewind, pause and share 
  • Search for your favorite shows 
  • International, national, regional and local content 
  • A simple, intuitive interface

As fast as the world is changing the way it listens to public radio, NPR One is changing the way we deliver it. NPR is here to deliver the public radio experience wherever you are. Whenever you can connect. Here we go. It’s NPR One.



NPR One on Amazon Smart Speakers

NPR One is available on your Amazon Smart Speaker. Just say "Alexa, enable NPR One" and she'll send a card to your Alexa app to help you get started. From there, follow the prompts to launch into your customized listening experience.

Below are all of the NPR One-enabled commands currently available on your Amazon Echo:

  • "Alexa, play NPR One"
    Hear the latest local and national news, and a flow of thoughtfully hand-curated stories.

  • "Alexa, ask NPR One to play the latest news"
    Hear the latest 3-minute newscast, updated every hour.

  • "Alexa, ask NPR One to play [podcast name] podcast."
    Play the latest episode of a specific podcast. Be sure to say "podcast" after the show name.