We also have an e-edition, which is a digital replica of the day’s print newspaper you can read on your computer, tablet or phone.
On your smart speaker
Every weekday, you can hear about the Trib’s top stories on your Alexa and Google ag8亚集团官方网站home devices, or wherever you listen to podcasts. Each briefing includes three to five stories, chosen by our editors to give you what you need to start the day. It also includes the weather forecast for the Chicago area.
Download our app (available here for iOS and here for Android) and allow notifications if you’d like to receive updates from us on your phone. With different settings for news, weather, sports, entertainment, business and more you can customize which type of notifications you receive.
Tap the alerts icon toward the bottom right of the app
Select “Customize alert settings”
Choose which topics you’re interested in: Top News, Sports, Bears, Cubs, Bulls, Blackhawks, White Sox, College sports, Entertainment, Business, Weather, Nation & World, News Briefings and Daily eNewspaper
We’ll let you know when there’s big breaking news happening, and also share our editors’ top picks so you see the best of what the Tribune has to offer.
We also send notifications in Apple News, if you have an iOS device and prefer to get your updates there.
Under the “channels” tab, search for “Chicago Tribune” in the Apple News app
Select our channel
Tap the heart in the upper right corner to see Tribune stories in your feed
Return to the “channels” tab
Scroll to the bottom of the screen and tap “manage notifications”
Make sure you have notifications enabled for the Tribune’s channel
In your inbox
Tribune editors put together free newsletters on a variety of topics:
Daywatch: Start each weekday with our top stories
Working Lunch: The latest business news headlines, delivered midday weekdays
The Spin: Your essential take on local politics, delivered weekday afternoons
Chicago Sports: A daily update on Chicago sports, delivered weekday mornings
Food and Dining: Restaurant and bar news news and reviews, recipes and more, delivered weekly
Theater Loop: The latest news and reviews from Chicago’s theater scene
Fighting Words: Our latest editorials, commentaries and columns, delivered twice a week
Change of Subject: The week’s best columns, reports, tips, referrals and tirades from columnist Eric Zorn
Ask Amy: No-nonsense advice for better living delivered to your inbox every morning
Daily Southtown: News updates from the south suburbs delivered every Monday and Wednesday
Lake County News Sun: News updates from Lake County delivered every Monday and Wednesday
Post Tribune: News updates from Northwest Indiana delivered every Monday and Wednesday
Breaking news email alerts
Breaking business news email alerts
Breaking sports news email alerts
Sign up for as many newsletters and email alerts as you’d like here.
On your web browser
Stay on top of the news all day with our Twitter and Facebook. If you don’t want to miss a thing, here’s how to make sure you see the Trib’s posts first in your Facebook newsfeed:
Navigate to the Chicago Tribune's Facebook page
Click on “Following” at the top (you might have to first click on “...” if you’re on a mobile device)
Select “See First”
We also have several Facebook groups where you can join communities of readers who are interested in the same topics, from the Bears to Chicagoland history.
We share our photojournalists’ work on the @chicagotribune Instagram account, and you can see photos from our archives on the @vintagetribune account.