Having issues watching NewsChannel 5 on Roku? Here's where you can watch us

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Posted at 8:34 AM, Jan 27, 2023
and last updated 2023-01-27 13:53:19-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Are you having trouble watching NewsChannel 5 on Roku?

Currently, WTVF is experiencing difficulties with the app, where individuals are seeing our Scripps station in Florida (WPTV) instead of NewsChannel 5.

We want you to know that we are working to fix this issue and will do our best to update you when the issue is resolved. What we know right now is that there was an issue with an app submission.

If you're seeing this error on your device, you're asked to uninstall and reinstall the app, and the application should work as intended.

Here's how to uninstall and reinstall the app.

To Uninstall:

  1. Press Home  on your Roku remote
  2. Move to the right and highlight the channel you wish to remove
  3. Press Star  on your remote to open the Options menu
  4. Select Remove channel and confirm when prompted

To Reinstall:

  1. Turn on your Roku device
  2. Go to the Roku Channel Store
  3. Search "NewsChannel 5 Nashville"
  4. Select "Add Channel"

In the meantime, if you'd like to watch us, you can go to or download our NC5 app in the App Store or Google Play.

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Watch the live stream below, and download our apps on Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and more. Click here to learn more.