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How do I report breaking news?

If you see news happening call the FOX 5 newsroom at 404-898-0100. Our news desk is staffed 24-hours a day and anyone who answers can assist you. However, for other story ideas and inquiries, please scroll down to find the appropriate contact.

Make sure you download the NEW FOX 5 Atlanta app for the latest breaking news, traffic, weather, sports, videos and more right in the palm of your hand. Learn more at FOX5Atlanta.com/app.

How do I submit a story idea or news tip to FOX 5 News?

The best way to share your news tips and story ideas is to email newstipsatlanta@foxtv.com. But you can also reach us on social media:

And you can watch the following daily FOX 5 newscasts live through the FOX 5 Atlanta app or at FOX5Atlanta.com/live:

  • Good Day Atlanta (4:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.)
  • FOX 5 News at Noon
  • FOX 5 News at 5 p.m.
  • FOX 5 News at 6 p.m.
  • FOX 5 News at 10 p.m.
  • FOX 5 News Edge at 11 p.m.

What if I need help from the FOX 5 I-Team?

The best way to reach the FOX 5 I-Team is by email at iteamatlanta@foxtv.com

The FOX 5 I-Team does accept all tips, but if you're looking for "action" to rectify scams, schemes and red tape, you might want to contact the "Call For Action" team Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at  404-879-4500. You can also fill out an online complaint form, learn more about the team and how you can volunteer by clicking here.

Make sure to check out the latest FOX 5 I-Team Investigations on FOX5Atlanta.com.

How do I keep up with Good Day Atlanta?

You can email Good Day Atlanta at gooddayatlanta@foxtv.com, follow them on Twitter @GoodDayAtlanta, or join the Good Day Atlanta group on Facebook.

Good Day Atlanta starts weekdays at 4:30 a.m. and continues until 11 a.m. Watch Good Day Atlanta Saturday from 6 a.m. until 9 a.m. and Good Day Atlanta Sunday from 6 a.m. until 8:30 a.m.

Learn more about the organizations which appear on the Pet of the Day segment seen on Good Day Atlanta by clicking here. 

Get more information about the Wednesday's Child program by clicking here.

Check out the latest from Good Day Atlanta on FOX5Atlanta.com.

How do I stay connected with the FOX 5 Storm Team?

You can count on the FOX 5 Storm Team to bring you up-to-date forecasts and severe weather information on FOX 5 Atlanta and at FOX5Atlanta.com/weather

But for the best way to get alerts, forecasts, and more is to download the free FOX 5 Storm Team app. You can learn more at FOX5Atlanta.com/storm.

Check out the current weather conditions in metro Atlanta and north Georgia by viewing the FOX 5 Netcams. Or see how coastal Georgia is faring using Savannah Cams.

You can also follow @FOX5StormTeam on Twitter and become a fan of the FOX 5 Storm Chaser on Facebook.

How can I talk to the FOX 5 Sports Team?

Get in the game with FOX 5 Sports on FOX 5 Atlanta! We cover the Braves, Falcons, Hawks, UGA, Georgia Tech, Atlanta United and more from the world of sports!

Stay connected with the team at @FOX5Sports on Twitter.

How can I connect and participate with HIGH 5 Sports?

HIGH 5 Sports is #INYOURFACE! Don't miss us Friday nights in the fall on FOX 5 Atlanta and all year on FOX 5 Sports!

Each week during the fall, the HIGH 5 Sports team will pick 5 schools for fans to vote on for Team of the Week and 5 matchups for fans to vote on to choose the Game of the Week. For complete rules and how to vote, visit facebook.com/HIGH5Sports. And while you are there, become a fan!

You can also connect with the team at @HIGH5Sports on Twitter and @HIGH5Sports on Instagram. Make sure you are tagging us and using hashtags #HIGH5Sports or #INYOURFACE for great plays.

And remember to watch HIGH 5 Sports every Friday at 11 p.m. during the high school football season. If you missed the big show, you can always catch highlights at HIGH5Sports.com.

How can I share my story with the FOX Medical Team?

If you have a story you want to share with the FOX Medical Team, email newstipsatlanta@foxtv.com.

The FOX Medical Team segments air daily on FOX 5 News at 5. If you missed a segment, you can catch that and other health headlines by clicking here.

And keep up with the @FOX5MedicalTeam on Twitter.

How can I get updates from SKYFOX Traffic?

SKYFOX Traffic gives updates during Good Day Atlanta and FOX 5 News at 5 and 6 to help you get to where you are going in Atlanta.

To get online alerts, make sure to follow @SKYFOXTraffic on Twitter.

And get the latest traffic updates online at FOX5Atlanta.com/traffic.

Who are the people at FOX 5 Atlanta?

You can find out more about your favorite FOX 5 Atlanta on-camera personalities by clicking here.

There are hundreds of people behind the scenes who are at the top of their industry, working hard to make FOX 5 Atlanta your station of choice. If you think you'd be the right fit to join us, you can check out our current job openings by clicking here.

Internships are also available to qualified students. Find out more by clicking here.

How can I watch FOX 5 Atlanta?

FOX 5 Atlanta is WAGA-TV, virtual channel 5, UHF digital channel 27, Comcast Xfinity channels 804 and 1005 and Charter Spectrum channel 5.

Also being broadcast on our subchannels:

  • 5.1: FOX 5 Atlanta
  • 5.2: Movies!
  • 5.3: Buzzr
  • 5.4: Light TV
  • 5.5: Decades 

Get our current TV listings for all of our channels by going to FOX5Atlanta.com/whats-on-fox.

How can I watch The Georgia Gang?

Looking for Peach State politics and lively discussion? Then don’t miss The Georgia Gang, Atlanta’s longest-running public affairs broadcast.

Watch each Sunday at 8:30 a.m. on FOX 5 Atlanta. You can catch past episodes at FOX5Atlanta.com/georgia-gang.

Connect with the "Gang" at @TheGeorgiaGang on Twitter and become a fan on Facebook.

What if there's an issue with programming?

If you are having issues with closed captioning, please click here.

If you are hearing Spanish or another language over programming, in particular sports programming, you may have accidentally selected the Secondary Audio Programming (more commonly referred to on remotes and menus as "SAP") feature on your TV or receiver. In addition, some providers offer options to listen to programming in another language. Please consult your manual on how to deactivate your SAP.

How do I sign up for that contest I saw advertised on your air?

All contests through FOX 5 Atlanta will be on our online contest page. That can be found at FOX5Atlanta.com/contests

How do I advertise with FOX 5 Atlanta?

You can find out about advertising on FOX 5 Atlanta and FOX5Atlanta.com by emailing our sales department. You can do that by clicking here.

Does FOX 5 Atlanta offer tours of its facilities? 

Unfortunately, FOX 5 Atlanta does not offer regular tours of its studios and facilities. In addition, because it is a working broadcast and television studio, all guests must have an appointment prior to arriving at our gates.

How do I contact the team running this website?

You can click here to email the website team. Note: This email address does not accept story pitches or third-party product solicitations.

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