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Listen To CapRadio On Your Smart Speaker

Capital Public Radio and NPR is on your smart speaker. Try the following to get started.


Amazon Alexa

Add CapRadio to your Flash Briefing

To set up the flash briefing, say “Alexa, enable Capital Public Radio Newscast”

“Alexa, play my flash briefing”
Play the latest newscast, updated weekday mornings and evenings.


Stream News or Music Stations

The News or Music station are available through Alexa. ClassicalStream and JazzStream are not currently available.

“Alexa, ask NPR to play Capital Public Radio”
Plays the News station. You can also use the call letters: KXJZ, KKTO, KUOP, or KQNC.

“Alexa, ask NPR to play Capital Public Radio Music”
Plays the Music station. You can also use the call letters: KXPR, KXSR, KXJS


Wait, Wait… Don’t Tell Me Interactive Game

“Alexa, open Wait Wait Quiz”
Learn more at npr.org


More NPR Content

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

“Alexa, play news from NPR”
Hear the latest local and national news, and a flow of thoughtfully hand-curated stories. Similar to NPR One.

Learn more about what’s possible with NPR content through Alexa.


Google Home

Stream News or Music Stations

The News or Music station are available through Alexa. ClassicalStream and JazzStream are not currently available.

"OK Google, ask NPR to play Capital Public Radio."
Plays the News station.

"OK Google, ask NPR to play Capital Public Radio Music."
Plays the Music station.


Wait, Wait… Don’t Tell Me Interactive Game

“Hey Google, talk to the Wait Wait Quiz”
Learn more at npr.org


More NPR Content

"OK Google, play the latest news from NPR."
Hear the latest five-minute NPR newscast, updated every hour.

Learn more about what’s possible with NPR content through Google.


Apple Homepod

Stream News or Music Stations

The News or Music station are available through Alexa. ClassicalStream and JazzStream are not currently available.

"Hey Siri, play Capital Public Radio."

"Hey Siri, play Capital Public Radio Music."


More NPR Content

"Hey Siri, play the news." or "Hey Siri, play NPR."
Hear the latest three-minute NPR newscast, updated every hour.

Learn more about what’s possible with NPR content through Apple.


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