Ventura County Star - Ventura County, Calif.
By Journal Media Group, Inc.
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Experience the Ventura County Star – reimagined for the iPhone. Enriched by innovative technology and interactive elements, the Ventura County Star brings you the local news coverage you have come to expect and the reading experience you have been looking for. With content created specifically for the iPhone platform, expect the in-depth analysis and reporting that you trust from your local newspaper, combined with the immediacy and vivid visuals of the digital experience. Thought provoking coverage and a uniquely local perspective combine to create the content you need, on the platform of today.
•Comprehensive coverage for all cities in Ventura County, including: Camarillo, Conejo Valley, Fillmore, Moorpark, Ojai, Oxnard, Port Hueneme, Santa Paula, Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks and Ventura
•Current weather and forecast by zip code
•Exclusive Ventura County news, with information on government, politics, education, business, communities, crime and courts
•Regional sports coverage, including:
oHigh school sports
oLocal college sports
oProfessional sports teams, such as the LA Lakers, LA Dodgers, LA Angels, LA Kings, Anaheim Ducks, VC Fusion and LA Galaxy
•Articles from your favorite columnists
•Food and restaurants
•Local theater and movie information
•Local music scene and concert events
•Photo galleries and video
•Editorials and letters to the editor
Exclusive app features:
•Breaking news information and content, updated as stories develop
•Updated text stories, video and photos from Ventura County Star and Venturacountystar.com
•Most popular and currently trending stories
•Share important stories with your friends via Facebook, Twitter and email, directly from the app
What's New in Version 5.3
New and Improved User Interface.
Updated update: they're trying another paywall but with limited articles per month. This model isn't going to last, guys, most people won't pay directly for news anymore. You can get away with it for a while in ventura county only because of all the old people. Update: Just tried this again and do not see the banner ads or paywall. That's more like it, keep up the good work..........It seemed great besides half the stories behind a paywall until I saw a banner ad in the middle of story listings. Instant delete. There's too many options to get news without the frustration. Try to move into the 21st century, Star.
At last, I can comment on stories via the app! I subscribe for $5/mo so I'm not sure what it's like for people who don't. Great Ventura County news along with some state & national news also. Like that they don't overdo it with their push notifications.
Enjoying this app, but...
Every 4 articles a dang Ad pops up!
I'm paying for a subscription that includes newspaper delivery and using the app... Why am I seeing Advertisements every 4th story or so? It's so annoying.... I would give 5 stars, but the ads killed the 5th star.
- Category: News
- Updated: Dec 04, 2015
- Version: 5.3
- Size: 15.1 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Journal Media Group, Inc.
- © 2013 The E.W. Scripps Company
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.