The Mercury is launching news alerts, which will let you know about the important stories and when big news breaks right as it happens, on your PC. Never again miss out on the information you need to know about your community.
Here's how to make sure you get them...
Now when you visit illawarramercury.com.au using a Chrome or Safari browser, you'll see a notification at the top of the homepage asking you to allow notifications. Please click "Allow".
Allowing these notifications, or news alerts will allow us to bring you the updates you need, as soon as news breaks. You'll also ensure you're across the big stories in the region, and don't miss any of our exclusive and essential reports and investigations. Clicking on the alert will take you to the full details on the best site in the Illawarra.
If you're online, the alert will appear on the screen of your desktop or laptop instantly. And if you're offline, that update will be ready waiting for you once you turn on your computer*, meaning you'll never be behind on the news.
Thanks for your support of independent local journalism, and don't forget to hit allow when asked so we can show you notifications.
- Please note: The alerts use the notification function of the Chrome and Safari browsers on laptops and desktops. They also work for readers using the Chrome browser on an Android mobile device. Make sure you are using a Chrome or Safari browser to access alerts.