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Lisa Hart joined KTVI in August of 2014. Lisa is the anchor of Fox 2 news at 4am and also reports and anchors throughout the morning. Lisa Hart comes to the gateway city from KTVQ in Billings Montana where she anchored their morning news.

With family ties in the radio business, you could say Lisa Hart has been a part of the broadcast industry since birth. In fact she made her radio debut cutting a spot for a local commercial in grade school. Lisa’s father is the owner and manager of WRMJ- 102.3 FM- a local radio station in her hometown of Aledo, Illinois, where she quickly learned the business, doing everything from disc jockeying to engineering live remotes. Lisa credits her small town upbringing for the ability to relate to the average viewer.

Lisa graduated from University of Missouri in Columbia, MO where she received a Bachelor of Journalism degree. It was at Mizzou where she made the jump from radio to television. While in Columbia, she started her TV career as an anchor/reporter at KOMU-TV.

Soon after graduation, Lisa was one of the first reporters on the scene of the catastrophic EF-5 tornado that hit Joplin, Missouri, in May of 2011 and became the deadliest tornado to strike the United States since 1947. Her story, along with others, was published in the book, Joplin: Our words, Our Stories, Their Hope .

Lisa could not be more excited to be back in the Midwest close to family and friends. She is a lifelong Cardinals fan, passionate about volunteerism, and loves spending time with her dog, a Pomeranian named Gunner. Of course for Lisa, nothing beats a morning spent enjoying a great cup of coffee and having fun with the viewers at home.

Want to send me a news tip? E-mail: lisa.hart@tvstl.com

Recent Articles
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    ST. LOUIS — St. Louis- A new season of ‘American Grit’ premieres Sunday, June 11 at 8 p.m. on Fox with a St. Louisan on the show. Green Beret Grady Powell will be offering his military expertise to guide contestants through a series of personal obstacles and team challenges with the hopes of winning a quarter of a million dollars. WWE® Superstar John Cena returns as host and executive producer. Powell will be traveling to Fort Leonard Wood Thursday for […]

  • Whitey Herzog discusses how special implant helped save his hearing

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis baseball legend and Hall of Famer Whitey Herzog is well-versed when it comes to talking baseball. Now for the first time, the former Cardinals manager is sitting down in an exclusive interview to talk about his hearing loss and how the decision to get a cochlear implant ultimately changed his life. There’s nothing like the sound of a packed Busch Stadium, fans going wild, hall of famers back home and old teammates swapping stories. […]

  • ‘Bark in the Park’ May 20 in Forest Park

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Bark in the Park is just around the corner. Sign up for a day of fun with your dog and give back to a great cause! Dr. Kelly Ryan, Director, Animal Medical Center of Mid-America shares the importance of wellness screenings for your pet. Bark in the Park Saturday, May 20 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cricket Field in Forest Park -For more information or to register, visit hsmo.org/bark -Registration for Bark in the Park is […]

  • Meramec river rising in Arnold

    ARNOLD, MO (KTVI) – The rain has finally stopped but the Meramec will continue to rise through the weekend in Arnold. FOX 2’s Lisa Hart continues our flood watch team coverage with the latest on the situation there.

  • Eureka delays plan to remove sandbags

    EUREKA, MO (KTVI)-All plans to remove sandbags from the Eureka area have been put on hold until further notice. Volunteers will no longer be needed in the area on Thursday. City officials say hazardous weather conditions and the possibility of a second, rising crest prompted the change. Fire Chief Greg Brown says he and others will be meeting with the National Weather Service early Thursday afternoon to discuss the possibility of more water once again flooding the downtown area. Brown […]

  • Fewer flood rescues in Pacific compared to 2015

    PACIFIC, MO (KTVI)-The Meramec River at Pacific crested late Tuesday night at 33.05 feet, just shy of the record set in 2015. It continues to fall at a good rate. More rain Wednesday could mean a second crest on the way in a matter of days, possibly changing things for the residents and businesses of Pacific, already dealing with damaging effects from the floodwaters. One of the hardest hit areas of Pacific sits along 1st Street. Just about everything South […]

  • Mother’s Day Brunch at Anheuser-Busch Biergarten May 14

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Give your mom a day to remember this Mother’s Day, starting from the moment she wakes up! Treat her to brunch at The Biergarten at Anheuser-Busch. FOX 2’s Lisa Hart joins us live with a preview of the special event. Mother`s Day Brunch at the Biergarten at Anheuser-Busch The Biergarten at Anheuser-Busch, 1200 Lynch St., St. Louis, MO 63118 Sunday, May 14 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (Last reservation at 12:30 p.m.) For reservations call, (314) 765-4649

  • Stop time in its tracks with an oxygen facial

    CREVE COEUR, MO (KTVI) – Celebrities are calling it the Fountain of Youth. The Oxygen Facial has been growing in popularity among people looking to stop time in its tracks. FOX 2’s Lisa Hart joins us live from Precision Fitness and Medical Spa in Creve Coeur with more on this glowing treatment. Precision Fitness and Medical Spa will be offering live demonstrations, like the oxygen facial, as well as promotions and giveaways at the grand opening of their medical spa, Thursday, April 27 from 4 to 8 p.m. RSVP to anna@precisionfitnessandspa.com. Precision […]

  • Karlie Kloss’s summer coding camp in St. Louis

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  • Matt Adams goes from ‘Big City’ to ‘Slim City’ in off-season

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  • St. Louis Auto Show this weekend in downtown St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-The latest cars, trucks and SUV’s are coming to town for the 2017 St. Louis Auto Show. More than 500 vehicles now fill The Dome at America’s Center for this weekend’s event. FOX 2’s Lisa Hart joins us live downtown with a behind the scenes look at the newest models!

  • Fatal crash and fire causes massive traffic delays on I-270

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A fatal crash involving three vehicles and a semi truck on southbound I-270 just south of Clayton happened at around 8:40 a.m. Southbound lanes of the highway were closed for over six hours.  The highway reopened at around 3pm. A van pulling a trailer lost control while driving southbound on I-270. The van crossed lanes, first hitting a tow truck, then a passenger car, forcing it into the median. A semi tractor-trailer tried to avoid the accident but was unable […]