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: Register for Kids Skate Free!

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-If your kids aren’t out of school yet they will be very soon! If you’re looking for something fun and free to do this summer, check out Kids Skate Free. Each roller rink has its own rules on requirements. Two participating rinks in our area are in Arnold and Belleville. To find more information on age limitations and times visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Get Cardinals vs. Astros tickets for $7

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-You’ll hit a home-run with this deal brewing from the Cardinals and Community Coffee. The team is offering $7 to the inter-league match-up with the Houston Astros June 14th and 15th. More than 4,000 tickets are available for the two games in the Loge, Pavilion and Terrace levels. The tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday! There’s a limit of eight tickets per customer and you must use the print-at- home option. For more information visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Up to 60% off at 6 PM

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Heading into Memorial Day weekend, means the unofficial start of summer are you in shape? At 6 PM check out both Under Armour and Reebok for up to 60 percent off. From shoes, to workout gear to backpacks it’s all marked down. They have styles for men, women and children to choose from. This offer is good through Wednesday, May 25th. For more information visit: 

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Up to 60% off at Children’s Place online

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Do you need to boost your kids spring and summer wardrobe? Right now Children’s Place is offering up to 60 percent off the entire site, with no exclusions. Plus you’ll get free shipping. Check out styles for kids, toddlers and babies! To shop visit: 

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Up to 80% off sports items at Kohl’s

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- You may be cheering for this deal for sports fans. Right now get up to 80 percent off sports items at Kohl’s online. If you have a Kohl’s charge card you’ll save an additional 20 percent with a coupon code. Or save an extra 15 percent with your $100 purchase. A women’s fighting Illini waffle burnout tee goes from $36 to just $7.20. They have a boy’s Mizzou costume hoodie that drops from $50 to $10. There are lots of bargains to cheer […]

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Accessories blowout sale at 6 PM

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Don’t forget to accessorize and now you can do it and save. Right now at 6 PM, check out the accessories blowout sale. Get bags, sunglasses and more all discounted. Look for brand names like Under Armour, Adidas, Oakley and more! To shop visit: 

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Lowdown Clearance at Tanga

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- It’s the lowdown clearance right now at Tanga online. They call it the lowest of the low markdowns on more than 500 clearance steals. From sheets to batteries to jewelry to perfume, it’s all marked down! Some deals even include free shipping. For more information visit: 

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Clearance sale at Nike online

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Score big with savings with this slam dunk of a deal. Right now at, get clerance items for an additional 20 percent off with a coupon code. You’ll also get free shipping when you sign up or login in to your Nike account. Shoes, shorts are all marked down! This offer is good through May 17th. Coupon Code: MOTION For more information visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Ultra Plush comforter sale at Tanga

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Snuggle up in savings with this deal on an Ultra Plush comforter. Right now at Tanga online, get this Becky Cameron Overfilled Down Fiber Luxury Comforter for under $30 shipped.That’s down from $120. It’s hypoallergenic, which is great for allergy sufferers. Choose from six different colors in twin, full or queen and king. Add $2 for a king size. Shipping is free. To shop visit: 

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Up to 70% off women’s shoes, sandals at JCPenney

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Time to slide into some sandals and save. Right now at JCPenney online, get over 300 styles of women’s shoes and sandals for up to 70 percent off. Prices range from $4.99 up to $29.99. But we’ll give you a coupon code to take $10 off of $25, so every pair is under $20! Ship to store for free shipping. Nike sandals are excluded. Coupon Code: FUNSHOP4 For more information visit:

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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: