software Local News Goes Mobile with has announced the release of, the first and only service where users can access local news for the entire country through their handset. The service is a comprehensive and fast news service for mobile devices, delivering headlines, summaries and photos for every ZIP code in the US. makes it easier than ever for people to find local news on their mobile device. By simply entering in (where ZIP is their ZIP code - ex. for Palo Alto, Ca news) on any device, users are immediately presented the local news for their ZIP code.'s news search services are also supported by the new service.

The mobile devices supported by service include BlackBerry, Palm Treo, PalmOS phones, Windows CE, AvantGo, SonyEricsson, Symbian, Nokia along with many others, as well as all standard web browsers. As with the web site, each of the headlines, summaries and photos presented by are links to third party news sites where, when clicked, the full article is made available. The services includes links from the over 50.000 main stream news sources and blogs crawled by

With the addition of, is bringing not one, but 360.000 new channels of news to the mobile user, providing a dramatically better way for user to access the news and information important to where they live and what they care about, as well as introducing mobile users to bloggers and mainstream news sources that they might not be aware of on their own.

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