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 adoption fees at Stray Rescue with Blues ticket stub

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Lets go Blues! You’re not the only one barking for the Blues. Throughout the month of May, Stray Rescue of St. Louis is giving half off adoption fees if you bring in a Blues ticket stub. It’s normally a fee of $100. You can now adopt your new best buddy for only $50. The shelter is full, so it’s a great time to adopt a furry friend! For more information visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Frappuccino Happy Hour at Starbucks

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- We have a deal brewing for you this morning that will give you an afternoon jolt. Now through May 15th stop by Starbucks and get half off frappuccino blended beverages. You can try the new Caramel Waffle Cone Frappuccino® blended beverage, or get an old favorite! This is only valid between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. For more information visit: 

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Teacher Appreciation deal at Chipotle

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- It’s a day to honor our teachers and Chipotle is celebrating with a BOGO deal. Teachers, faculty and staff are all invited to any Chipotle today only from 3 p.m. until close. You’ll get a buy one get one savings on burritos, bowls, salads or order of tacos. There is a limit of one per customer and you’re asked to bring a valid I.D. For more information visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Mother’s Day sale at Kohl’s

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-Less than a week until mother’s day, here’s another way to save with stackable discount codes. Right now at Kohl’s spend $50 and you’ll get $10 off your purchase. Plus you can save an additional 15-percent off. Shipping is free if you spend $75 or more or choose in store pick up to save on shipping costs. Coupon Code: $10 OFF $50: MOMSDAY10 15% OFF Coupon Code: ALLDAISIES For more information visit:

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    Sonic Drive-In offering $1 hot dogs all day Thursday

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms) – Are you looking for lunch or dinner on the cheap? All day today at Sonic Drive-In you can get an all American and chili cheese six inch hot dog for only $1. Just mention the dollar deal on dogs to get the discount when ordering. You do not need a coupon code. There is a limit of five per person. You can even use Sonic’s handy Drive-In finder on their website to locate a restaurant near you. […]

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    Margie’s Money Saver – Gus’ Pretzels

    (Note: Fox 2 is not affiliated with or liable for products or services in this broadcast.) ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – It is National Pretzel Day and you can celebrate by saving! Gus’ Pretzel Shop has been in St. Louis City since 1920. The pretzel shop at 1820 Arsenal will give each visitor a free pretzel between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. today.

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Mother’s Day markdowns at Tanga

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- It’s less than two weeks until Mother’s Day! Are you looking for something mom will love at a discount? Right now at Tanga online check out two days only of Mother’s Day markdowns. You’ll find some of her favorites for up to 84 percent off from jewelry, to purses, pumps and more. Everything is marked down for mom. For more information visit: 

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Up to 70% off Nike at JCPenney

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- It’s time to “just do it” and save on Nike at JCPenney. Right now you can get Nike brand items for up to 70 percent off. Check out apparel, accessories and shoes all marked down for the entire family. Get free shipping with your purchase of $49 or more or choose in store pick up. For more information visit:  

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    Dierbergs celebrating 162nd anniversary with $1.62 deals

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Dierbergs is celebrating their 162nd anniversary this month with deals on everyday items priced at just $1.62! Items include Little Bites, normally $4.69 and Oreos, normally $3.79. Other deals include Jello Pudding & Jello Gelatin, Cheetos and Musselman’s Apple Sauce and Del Monte Fruit To Go Cups. (These deals are good ALL week!) To view the ad online go to:    

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    Margie’s Money Saver: $39.99 dresses at 6PM

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Get set for warmer weather and save on dresses with a flare. At look for tons of dresses marked down to just $39.99! Choose from brand names like London Times, Calvin Klein and Nine West. They have plus sizes too. Spend $50 or more and get free shipping. No coupon code is needed. For more information visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver – Michael Kors tote

    Look like you’re spent hundreds by cashing in on this deal on a Michael Kors tote. Today only at Bon Ton get this MK pocket tote down from $168 to $80 shipped. That’s a savings of $88. You will need a coupon code to get free shipping: FREESHIP75 This Michael Kors bag comes in three colors: black, beige, and camel. (Note: Fox 2 is not affiliated with or liable for products or services in this broadcast.)

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Columbia’s women’s zip pullover

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- You may need an extra layer on chilly mornings. Check out these Columbia women’s half zipper pullovers at Proozy online. These are down from $60 to $14.99, with an exclusive code from Brad’s Deals. You’ll also grab free shipping. They come in three colors but sizes are going quickly at this price. Coupon Code: BRADS12 For more information visit: