PORTLAND, Ore. – If you can’t get to the path of totality Monday, or missed your chance to get safe eclipse glasses and want to avoid looking at the sun, you can watch the eclipse – and all of the news coverage surrounding the historic event – on all of KGW’s platforms.

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Here’s how you can watch:

On KGW.com

KGW.com will also stream the broadcast coverage commercial-free starting at 5:30 a.m. on a live feed here: on.kgw.com/breaking

And KGW will have a live stream that simply follows the eclipse as it crosses the U.S. You can watch that event here: on.kgw.com/live

On Facebook

KGW will run a Facebook Live leading up to the eclipse, and another once the eclipse starts in Oregon. Like KGW on Facebook to watch continuing coverage and join the conversation around this once-in-a-lifetime event.


KGW will start eclipse coverage on KGW Newschannel 8 at 4:30 a.m. and go through 12:30 p.m. Join KGW’s team of reporters around the state and watch as KGW’s cameras capture the totality, from Lincoln City to Madras. That feed will be simulcast here.

On Instagram

We'll be running Instagram Live events from Salem and from the newsroom. You can follow along right here as the eclipse starts.

On the KGW News App

You can also watch the KGW live feeds of the eclipse and eclipse news stories on the KGW News App in the “Watch Live” section in the app.

Don’t have the KGW News app? Download it here.

Complete KGW eclipse coverage:
Verify: How to know your eclipse glasses are safe
Eclipse traffic will be worse than you think
What we know about the Amazon eclipse glasses recall
Eclipse forecast
KGW Eclipse Section