Alex Cheney
Alex Cheney is a general assignment reporter and weathercaster for ABC7 Eyewitness News. He joined the team in August 2019 after spending two years at KESQ in Palm Springs, California, as a weekend evening weathercaster, sports anchor/reporter and news reporter.

Alex began his career at KYMA in Yuma, Arizona, as a weekday news anchor, producer, reporter, and fill-in weather/sports anchor.

Alex graduated from the Manship School at Louisiana State University (Geaux Tigers!) with his bachelor's degree in Mass Communication with a specification in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in business. Alex worked for the university's student-run news station Tiger TV for three years.

He is thrilled to return to the Disney family as he interned at ESPN in Bristol, Connecticut while in college.

Alex was born in Orange County and went to high school in Irvine. He is happy to be back in Southern California and doing what he loves! In his spare time, Alex enjoys basketball, playing guitar and hiking.

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Alex's Stories
Pomona crash leaves at least 1 dead, 2 others critically hurt
A person was killed and two others were injured in a solo-vehicle crash in Pomona early Tuesday morning, police said.
6 dogs killed after fire erupts at home in Pomona
Six dogs died after a fire erupted at a two-story house in Pomona early Wednesday morning, officials said.
Cold Santa Ana winds blow a chill over Southern California
Strong Santa Ana winds uprooted trees and knocked down power lines on Tuesday while cold temperatures triggered freeze warnings throughout Southern California.
Wicked winds cause widespread damage, bring bone-chilling temps across SoCal
Cold and gusty winds from Sunday night continued to wreak havoc across parts of the Southland on Monday, downing trees and triggering power outages.
Koreatown residents angry cars haven't been moved days after pursuit ends in crash
Nearly two weeks after a wild pursuit in Koreatown that ended with a crash and a passenger suffering a severed leg, neighbors are angry that the owners have not come forward to move the cars.
All patients removed from Kaiser Woodland Hills amid temporarily closure after water main break
Kaiser Permanente officials say services and facilities at its Woodland Hills medical center will be temporarily closed after a main break.
LAPD searching for missing North Hollywood man with schizophrenia
A search is underway for a 35-year-old North Hollywood man who suffers from schizophrenia and has been considered missing since early January.
Kaiser Woodland Hills canceling surgeries after main break leaves hospital without water service
Surgeries and appointments were canceled at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Woodland Hills after a main break has left the hospital without water service.
LAUSD students return to school after Delta plane dumps fuel onto campuses while returning to LAX
Children returned to school the day after a Delta plane made an emergency fuel release over campuses in South Los Angeles while returning to Los Angeles International Airport.
Chase suspect flees, passenger suffers severed leg while trying to escape after crash in Koreatown
Authorities cordoned off a section of Koreatown Monday morning as they searched for a suspect following a brief police chase which ended in a crash, causing the passenger of that car to suffer a severed leg.