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Margie Ellisor co-anchors FOX 2 News in the Morning at 5am-9am. Margie joined FOX 2 News in June of 1999 as a general assignment reporter. Margie has also had quite a stint in radio, co-hosting with Smash on KSD-FM, anchoring the news on Z-107-7 and then as a newcaster and castmember on the nationally syndicated Steve and DC Radio Show.

Before starting at FOX 2, Margie worked as a morning anchor and reporter for KMOV-TV. Before making the move to St. Louis she worked for KRCG-TV in Jefferson City, Missouri as a weekday anchor/reporter. She’s been recognized for numerous honors.

Margie won Outstanding News Series Awards from the Missouri Broadcaster’s Association, and first place for spot news coverage from the Kansas City Press Club. Margie has also received two Emmy Awards for community service and news series work.

Margie spends a lot of her spare time with charities. Her main focus is helping children born with disabilities. She has served on the Board of Directors and the Communications Committee for the March of Dimes. She is also active with the the Children’s Miracle Network and St. Louis Learning Disabilities.

Margie graduated from St. Cloud State University in Minnesota with a double major. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communications with an emphasis in Broadcast Television and a Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Communication.

Margie grew up in Minnesota, but now considers St. Louis home. She says, “I love the city and all that it has to offer. I have been so fortunate in my time here to meet and work with incredibly talented people. I feel very blessed to work in the field of broadcasting and hope to make a difference in people’s lives.

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    Margie’s Money Saver – Half-off for Woodmark tote

    Looking for a great bag to help you tote all of your belongings? Check out this deal from Amazon, where you can get this big Woodmark tote at half price. It retails for nearly $30; you’ll get it for just $15 bucks. It is available in four colors at this low price. The tote is fully lined and has a detachable zippered pouch for extra storage. Note: Fox 2 News is not affiliated or liable for products or services shown.  

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    Margie’s Money Saver – Women’s jackets at Cabela’s

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – As the mornings and nights begin to cool off, we have a deal to save you some cold hard cash. Check out this women’s soft-shell jacket from Cabela’s. It drops from nearly $150 to $40, a 73-percent savings. It comes in seven different colors at Cabela’s online. If you spend $49, shipping is free. Fox 2 News is not affiliated or liable for products or services in this segment.

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Hangbags clearance sale at Target

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Give yourself a hand by saving on a selection of handbags. Right now at Target you’ll find clearance purses, totes and backpacks for as little as $3.88. They have a wide assortment of styles and colors. Get free shipping when you spend $25 or more! For additional information visit: 

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    STLMoms- Picking the right time to cook together

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- August is National Kids Eat Right Month! Jen McDaniel tells us the importance of getting your kids in the kitchen. She and her son Jack shared three steps of encouragement. She also shared the recipe for an after-school no-bake energy bites snack!  Select age-appropriate tasks Before you begin the process you might think about the steps that your child assists with. It can be frustrating for you and your child to do a task they are not ready for. We […]

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Up to 70% off beauty products at Stila

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-Get your make-up bag ready for fall and save. Right now get Stila products for up to 70 percent off plus get an addditional 20 percent off sale items with a coupon code. From giftable sets to lipstick, concealer, foundation and mascara it’s all marked down! Shipping is $5.95 or free with your $50 purchase. Coupon Code: SALE20 To shop visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver: 30-70 % off at Crazy 8 online

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-Do you need to get the kids some clothes for back-to-school? Check out the sale at Crazy 8 online and get up to 70 percent off of the entire site. Boys and girls shoes start at just $5.99. Polos are $3.99 and you’ll find must see markdowns for as little as $1.99! Spend $75 or more and your items ship for free. To shop visit: 

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Twisted diamond hoop earrings + free diamond bracelet

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-Add a little bling to your life and save! Right now at Super Jeweler get these twisted diamond hoop earrings. They retail for nearly $130 but you can get them for under $25 with a coupon code. The earrings measure half an inch and are platinum plated. But wait there’s more! You’ll also get a diamond bracelet valued at $129.99 for free. Thanks to Brad’s Deals for this money saver. It all ships for free. Coupon Code: BRADSDEALS To […]

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Up to 75% off women’s dresses at Nordstrom Rack

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Getting a new look for your wardrobe just got cheaper. Check out these dresses at Nordstrom Rack for under $25. You’ll find savings of up to 75 percent off! From long sleeve, to sleeveless to a-line and wrap dresses, it’s all marked down. Get free shipping on orders over $100. To shop visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Clearance sale at Lids

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-Put a lid on it and save right now at Lids online. Get an additional 30 percent off of clearance items including hats, apparel and more. You can shop team, brand, price or color. There are lots of good deals on back-to-school items for Cardinals and Blues fans. Get free shipping when you spend $50 or more! To shop visit:

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    STLMoms- Sky Zone 10 year Soarabration Monday, Aug. 8

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- It’s a Soarabration at Sky Zone in Chesterfield Monday! It was this Sky Zone that really stared the trampoline revolution. Barclay Poole tells us what’s in store. Did you know they have the longest-running trampoline park in the world? It includes their own 140 Sky Zones! List of activities: Open Jump Extravaganza (10 a.m. -3 p.m.) All 60-min+ jumpers receive FREE SkySocks, a $2.00 off coupon for a future date, a ticket for a special grand prize drawing and an […]

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    Margie’s Money Saver: 1/2 off select handbags at Kate Spade

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-If you need a brand new bag and have high end taste, check out this deal from Kate Spade. Right now get half off select handbags with a coupon code. There are a variety of leather bags to choose from in this one day sale. This cedar street small harmony bag drops from $260 to $129. Plus get free shipping and free returns! Coupon Code: PINKLIGHT To shop visit: 

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Gold-Star clearance event at Kohl’s

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-It’s the gold star clearance event going on right now at Kohl’s online. Get clearance items up to 70 percent off, then take an additional 20 percent off with a coupon code. Check out clothing, shoes and accessories for the entire family! Spend $75 and your shipping is free. Coupon Code for 20% off: SCOREBIG To shop visit: