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Kim Hudson came to the FOX 2 team, from News 11, in 2006 as a freelance engineer. She honed her skills with a talented behind-the-scenes team at both stations as a master control, dubbing, live-truck and graphics engineer. She also worked as freelance journalist for STL-TV, the government-access station for the City of St. Louis. In July 2010, Kim stepped in front of the camera for the FOX2/News 11 family.

She is truly a hometown girl, being a product of the St. Louis Public Schools and a graduate of the University of Missouri - St. Louis and its Pierre Laclede Honors College.

Kim has over ten years experience in St. Louis television and print, working as an engineer at KMOV Channel 4 (CBS) and as a contributing writer for the St. Louis Argus, St. Louis American and St. Louis Magazine.

Kim is passionate about all things St. Louis and supports the FOX2/News 11 family as a mulitmedia journalist.

Recent Articles
  • Band in a Box: First Year on Earth tonight at Evangeline’s

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The Austin-based roots and pop group First Year on Earth will play at Evangeline’s tonight. The group’s self-titled EP mixes folk, pop, roots, jazz and country. First Year on Earth will perform their singles “Poor Man”, “Best Is Yet to Come” and “Georgia.” The group will perform with Wilson. First Year On Earth with Wilson Evangeline’s TONIGHT 7 P.M. 512 N Euclid Ave. St. Louis, MO 63108 (314) 367-3644 For more information visit http://www.firstyearonearth.com

  • Fountain on Locust named “Best Ice Cream Parlor” in Missouri

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- In June, The Business Insider named Fountain on Locust the “Best Ice Cream Parlor” in the state of Missouri. The publication named the best parlor in each state across the U.S. The restaurant is known for quirky flavors as well as events like the Soda Jerk Competition, in which soda jerks (servers who happen to very nice people) compete to make the best milkshakes in the least amount of time. Best Ice Cream Parlor in Missouri […]

  • Lighten up your grill with Reshaunda Thornton

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Registered and licensed dietician Reshaunda Thornton wants to help you enjoy your Fourth-of-July feast without losing that summer body you worked so hard to build. She recommends grilling vegetables in kebobs. Thornton says that is a great way to sneak veggies into the meal. She also says grilling fruit can be tasty, too. Reshaunda Thornton RD., LD. NASM CPT BetterVessel Nutrition and Fitness 1099 Milwaukee Ave. Suite #30 Kirkwood, MO 63122 (832)771-7649 For more information email […]

  • St. Louis Irish Arts joins twin group for Sheldon experience

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- St. Louis Irish Arts will join with its branch in Skibbereen, Ireland for a day of traditional music and dance at The Sheldon. A spring semester and five-week summer school ends with a week-long visit from instructors and student musicians from Skibbereen. St. Louis Irish Arts Featuring Skibbereen Artists The Sheldon Concert Hall Sunday, July 5, 2015 3 P.M. 3648 Washington Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63108 For more information visit www.slia.org or call Metrotix at (314) […]

  • Bacon strips at Naked Bacon

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The makers of Naked Bacon pride themselves on having a product that is local and natural. The recipe is 150 years old and has been passed down through the Kreilich family. Naked bacon is cured in small batches by hand for at least a week. The bacon then get slow-smoked over fruit and hardwoods. Learn more at www.NakedBaconCo.com.

  • Blue Owl and other Kimmswick businesses open despite flooding

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Mary Hostetter of The Blue Owl wants diners to know that her restaurant and other businesses are dry, even as volunteers sandbag near the swollen Mississippi River. Hostetter said images of flooding and sandbagging is scaring customers away from Kimmswick. She pointed out the sandbags are protecting the Ride on St. Louis pastures which provide horse therapy for adults and children with special needs and wounded military warriors. She wanted to remind customers that the pastures […]

  • Lauren Cash holds concert to remember deceased fan

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Local singer Lauren Cash will offer her soulful voice in memory of Brittany Ross, a fan who lost her battle with Cystic Fibrosis. Cash will help raise awareness and money to fight the disease at a car wash benefit on July 10th. The Potosi, Mo. native has been singing as long as she can remember. Her training in church and school helped her develop an instrument that brings smiles to fans’ faces as well as helps […]

  • Local cornhole competitors head to worlds

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis based cornhole players are taking their talents to Knoxville for the Cornhole World Championships. Brian Jones, Jerry Wolford and Kevin Goss will take on the best at the competition sponsored by the American Cornhole Organization. Players pitch small corn bags into wooden boxes called cornhole platforms. The tossing continues until a contestant reaches 21 points. A bag in the hole is three points. A bag on the platform is one point. Get tickets for […]

  • Hide out at The Magic House

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The Magic House will teach kids how to build their own hideouts with the Forts and Clubhouses exhibit. Children will use cardboard boxes, blanket pillows and other items to build pup tents or giant fortresses. Fittingly, Forts and Clubhouses is sponsored by Alberici Constructors. Forts & Clubhouses The Magic House July 1 – October 11, 2015 516 S. Kirkwood Rd. Kirkwood, MO 63122 (314) 822-8900 http://www.MagicHouse.org

  • Can at home like a pro with L’Ecole Culinaire

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – L’Ecole Culinaire is offering classes to teach home cooks how to plate like the professionals. The next home cooking classes will feature methods on canning and preserving produce. Chef and instructor Patrick Parmentier will help gardeners put those ripe summer veggies to use well into the winter months. L’Ecole Culinaire Seasonal Home Canning & Preserves Saturday, July 18, 2015 10 A.M. – 1:30 P.M. 9811 S. 40 Drive Ladue, MO 63124 www.LEcole.edu Gourmet Burgers and […]

  • Teen starts Royal Party Princesses

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Ashley Meyer turned her love of Disney princesses into a party service for kids. The 17-year-old even has several employees. Meyer admits that she was obsessed with Disney princess characters and she loved to sing. She also needed a job. So, she turned her royal fantasies into cold hard cash. Meyer said her company started when she used her savings to buy costumes. She published her own website and advertised on others. Meyer said she has […]

  • Sides seek your full attention at BEAST Craft BBQ

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Side dishes have become the center of attention at BEAST Craft BBQ! The meat is good. But, Candied Bacon somehow sounds better. So do Beer-Basted Corn, Brussel Sprouts with Pork Belly and Pit Beans. We make meat complete in the BEAST Craft BBQ mobile smoker. BEAST Craft BBQ Co. Open 7 Days a Week 20 S. Belt W. Belleville, IL 62220                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          (618) 257-9000 For more information visit www.BEASTCraftBBQ.com