Ashley Cole is a digital journalist at 5 On Your Side specializing in breaking news, food, entertainment and sports.

She’s no stranger to the Midwest – she was born and raised in Minnesota. In 2014, Ashley graduated from St. Cloud State University with a bachelor's degree in broadcast journalism and a minor in human relations.

Prior to joining 5 On Your Side she worked as a content producer at Fox 9 in Minneapolis.

Ashley is half of the duo who brings you on weekday adventures through Facebook Live and 5 On Your Side’s Instagram story.

If you have a story idea, email Ashley at, like her on Facebook, or follow her on Twitter and Instagram.