Alex Arger

Alex Arger

Alex Arger

Digital Producer

Alex is a digital content producer for Scripps News. Her work covers everything from deep dives into lawsuits and crime stories to the latest trending topics in entertainment and business. Prior to joining the company in 2019, she spent three years reporting and producing for digital and on-air at an NBC-affiliate TV station in Columbia, Missouri, where she received her bachelor’s degree in journalism. Alex is a St. Louis native but now resides in Los Angeles. In her free time, you can find her at a concert or local flea market, but otherwise, you can reach her at

Recent Work
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ICE agents will now wear body cameras in these 5 cities

Reyna Hernandez is pictured.

Missing Washington state woman found dead in a Mexico cemetery

Nex Benedict is pictured.

Nonbinary Oklahoma teen involved in high school fight died by suicide

Logos for Netflix, Hulu, ESPN and Roku are shown on a remote control.

Roku data breach compromises 15,363 accounts. Here's what to know

Scott Peterson is shown in court.

Scott Peterson back in court to fight murder conviction 20 years later

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A dog reunites with its owner.

Dog missing for 10 years reunites with family who 'never lost hope'

A bubonic plague warning sign is displayed at a parking lot.

New Mexico man dies after contracting rare case of bubonic plague

Lab staff prepare small petri dishes holding embryos.

VA expands IVF access to single veterans, same-sex couples

Oscars statue cutouts rest on a table.

From soda to vacations, here's what's in the $178,000 Oscars gift bag

Sgt. Korbein Schultz is pictured.

US soldier wanting to be 'Jason Bourne' sold military secrets to China

United Healthcare websites are shown.

UnitedHealth sets dates to restore hacked systems as fallout continues

Scott Peterson is pictured.

Convicted murderer Scott Peterson granted new hearing

Caleb Harris is shown.

Police search for clues in 21-year-old college student's disappearance

A person with acne is shown

Cancer-causing chemical found in Proactiv, PanOxyl, Target acne creams

A student takes a standardized test.

The SAT is now fully digital. Here's what else is changing on the exam

Colin Allred is pictured.

Rep. Colin Allred to face Ted Cruz after Texas Democratic primary win

A person is seen near a Delta Air Lines plane.

Delta Air Lines just raised its baggage fees by 17%

USPS trucks are shown.

USPS offering $250K reward after its mail carrier was fatally shot

Two Dartmouth players appear on the court.

Dartmouth men's basketball team votes to unionize in historic move

A person uses Apple Pay.

Do women spend more than men? Untangling gender-based money myths

Pages from the United Healthcare website are shown.

Hackers in Change Healthcare attack receive $22M in alleged ransom

Jason Kelce speaks at a press conference.

Jason Kelce announces official retirement after 13-year Eagles career

An EKEN doorbell is shown.

Certain doorbell cameras allow outsiders complete access, report says

A busy office is shown.

Do 4-day workweeks work? Companies share their impact 1 year later

Beyoncé is pictured next to an image from "Franklin."

Is Beyoncé's 'Texas Hold 'Em' copying the 'Franklin' theme song?

A car hangs on the side of a cliff.

Man rescued 2 days after his car rolled 400 feet down California cliff

Merriam-Webster's website is shown.

Is a preposition something you can end a sentence with?

Iowa guard Caitlin Clark is shown.

Caitlin Clark announces she's entering 2024 WNBA Draft, leaving Iowa

Friends sit on a ledge viewing the sunset.

These are the happiest cities in the US