KSAT offers 25+ free newsletters for you: Breaking News, Weather, Things To Do, Sports, Courts, Education and more

Newsletters are the easiest way to stay up to date on the topics you care about

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KSAT 12 journalists work around the clock to bring you the latest news and information about the world around you.

One of the best and easiest ways to stay up on the topics you care most about is by subscribing to our free newsletters.

Get hand-picked alerts, exclusive notes written by on- and off-air journalists, tips on the best things to do around town and more.

Keep reading for instructions on how to sign up and to see the wide range of newsletters you have access to:

How to sign up

  1. Visit the newsletter page here.
  2. Click the “Sign Up” button on the newsletter you’d like to receive.
  3. Enter your email into the pop-up field.
  4. Click the “Sign Up” button on any other newsletter you’d like to receive.
  5. Open your email inbox, verify your email.
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Newsletter topics

KSAT 12 offers all these newsletters for free.

  • Breaking News Alerts - Get hand-picked alerts as breaking news happens.
  • Things To Do - Find events, festivals and hidden gems in San Antonio and surrounding areas.
  • Daily Forecast - KSAT meteorologists keep you on top of the ever-changing South Texas weather.
  • Good Morning San Antonio - Get a jump on the day each morning with GMSA anchors Mark Austin and Stephanie Serna.
  • Lunchtime Look - A snapshot of the biggest stories happening at noon each day.
  • 12 On Your Side - KSAT’s weekly consumer round-up providing information that can better your life by award-winning journalist Marilyn Moritz.
  • KSAT Defenders - Hard-hitting investigations from the KSAT Defenders delivered straight to your inbox.
  • KSAT Kids - Giving teachers and parents a free tool for virtually teaching young students through engaging and age-appropriate videos.
  • South Texas Crime Stories - A true-crime newsletter and podcast about unsolved mysteries and cold cases in San Antonio, South Texas and the Hill Country.
  • Spurs - Get the latest updates, videos and analysis on-and-off the court, and from the locker room with our Spurs newsletter.
  • Contests - Free food, concert tickets, exclusive deals and more.
  • KSAT Explains - Get smart, in-depth local reporting each week and an inside look at how the episode came together.
  • Outdoors with KSAT - A newsletter about critters, activities, destinations and the environment in South Central Texas and the Hill Country.
  • Open Court - KSAT journalist Erica Hernandez takes you inside the courtroom to tell the most interesting stories in the South Texas criminal justice system.
  • Whatever the Weather - In this video podcast, KSAT Meteorologists Kaiti Blake and Sarah Spivey go beyond the daily forecast to explain weather phenomena in depth – from tornadoes and freezing rain to climate change.
  • Big Game Coverage - Get local high school sports scores, schedules, previews, highlights and exclusive content from KSAT 12.
  • KSAT Money - Exploring our region’s economic opportunities, businesses and technology, plus reports on personal finance.
  • Elections - Hand-picked election coverage aimed at helping voters better understand the election, candidates, issues and implications.
  • Data Dive - Maps, graphs, charts and other data journalism from KSAT 12.
  • Rush Hour Rundown - Wrap up the workday with the biggest stories of the afternoon.
  • Evening Headlines - A summary of the most important stories of the day sent at 8 p.m. each weekday.
  • SAQ - KSAT anchors Steve Spriester and Myra Arthur interview local experts each weekday at 6 p.m. to answer your most pressing questions. Get them all in one weekly email.
  • Happy Space - Real estate, DIY, home improvement and design from KSAT 12.
  • Coronavirus update - Get briefings from local leaders, the latest numbers, new information on closures and reopenings and more.
  • Back To School - Each year, we’ll launch this newsletter in August to bring you the latest information on school schedules, policies and other news and resources.
  • Fiesta - Pop-up newsletter sent daily during Fiesta and occasionally throughout the year.
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About the Author:

Kolten Parker is digital executive producer at KSAT. Previously, he worked at the San Antonio Express-News and the Texas Observer.