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
A young girl takes a pill.

Is melatonin safe for kids? Day care head jailed for administering it

Gina Carano attends the Los Angeles premiere of "The Mandalorian."

Ex-'Mandalorian' actor sues Disney over firing with Elon Musk's help

Cans of Coca-Cola Spiced are shown.

Coca-Cola announces its first new permanent flavor in 3 years

Taylor Swift performs during "The Eras Tour."

Taylor Swift's 'Eras Tour' heading to Disney+ with these 5 bonus songs

Precious Moments figurines are pictured.

Are your Precious Moments figurines actually worth something?

Los Angeles Rams fans pose for a picture in front of SoFi Stadium.

Teen drowns in the lake outside of SoFi Stadium

An elderly man sitting alone.

Picking your nose may increase risk of Alzheimer's disease, study says

President Joe Biden speaks in Las Vegas.

Biden wins Nevada Democratic primary

A U.S. Coast Guard Heartland inspector poses with a dog he helped rescue.

Dog rescued after being trapped in shipping container for 8 days

Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign event.

Donald Trump reveals who he's considering for potential vice president

Crime scene tape blocks off an area.

2 women killed in same manner days apart spark questions in this city

An Apple employee holds up a Vision Pro headset.

Apple's Vision Pro headset is here. What to know before you buy

Vince McMahon is pictured.

Reports: WWE founder Vince McMahon under federal investigation

The "Suits" cast is pictured.

'Suits' spinoff gets pilot order at NBC. Here's what fans can expect

White pills are shown.

This experimental painkiller could be alternative to addictive opioids

People shop at a Target.

Target pulls item that mislabeled Black history icons after viral post

A person uses a breathing machine.

561 deaths linked to recalled Philips sleep apnea machines, FDA says

A Carnival cruise crew member pulls a man stranded at sea aboard.

Carnival cruise ship rescues 2 men stranded in the Gulf of Mexico

A vial of blood with a "syphilis" label is shown.

Syphilis cases reach highest rate since 1950, alarming new data shows

Cassidy Ritchie is pictured.

Missing Oklahoma woman found dead under a pile of clothes in her car

"Sesame Street" muppet Elmo poses for a portrait.

Elmo asks 'How is everybody doing?' and, well, the internet is not OK

ustin Timberlake and Britney Spears wave to the crowd.

Britney Spears praises Justin Timberlake's new music in apology post

Traffic approaches Los Angeles International Airport.

How a Russian man flew from Denmark to LAX with no passport, ticket

Internal Revenue Service tax forms are seen.

Those confusing IRS notices may soon make sense to taxpayers like you

A person holds pills in their hand.

FDA issues warning for 'gas station heroin' as adverse reports rise

Noah Roush and Jatonia Bryant, both escaped inmates, are pictured.

Manhunt underway for 2 murder suspects who escaped detention center

Republican presidential candidate former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley speaks.

Nikki Haley vows to remain in race for president after N.H. defeat

Monica Aldama is picture on a couch.

'Cheer' star Monica Aldama's son hit with 10 child pornography charges

Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson, left, is held back by his head coach.

Tristan Thompson suspended for 25 games after violating NBA drug rules

A lawyer works with a client on legal papers.

City utility board faces 10th discrimination lawsuit from employees