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: Up to 75% off at Kate Spade

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- It’s a surprise sale for Kate Spade fans. Right now you can get up to 75-percent off while supplies last. Check out handbags, wallets, jewelry, clothing and accessories. They also have some items for kids. The discounts end tonight, after midnight. All sales are final. Plus shipping is only $5. You will need to enter your email and zip code. For more information visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Luggage sale at Kohl’s

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Planning to get away soon? Check out this Prodigy Sussex 20-inch Hardside Spinner Carry-On Luggage. It drops from near $100 to $34 with a coupon code. There are five colors to choose from. Shipping is $8.95 or free with your purchase of $75 or more. Coupon Code: SNOWDAYZ For more information visit:

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    In Your Neighborhood- Eureka, after the flood

    EUREKA, MO (KTVI)- It has been more than a month since those devastating floods hit the metro area. But many are still struggling to recover. FOX 2’s Kevin Steincross and Margie Ellisor join us live from Eureka with a special In Your Neighborhood report.

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    Margie’s Money Saver- Sweater sale at 6PM online

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- It’s a sweater sale full of savings. Right now at 6PM online get clearance sweaters for 70 percent off or more. Choose from a variety of styles and brand names for both men and women. This sale is going on through Saturday, February 6th. No coupon code is needed. For more information visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Semi-annual home sale at Bon Ton

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- A huge home sale is going on right now at Bon Ton. Save up to 60 percent throughout the home store, plus up to an extra 15 percent off with a coupon code. Check out items for bed, bath, decor and more. Plus get free shipping with your $75 purchase. Coupon Code: SAHOME15J16 Free Shipping Code $75 or more: FREESHIP75 To shop visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver: BOGO sale at Yankee Candle

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- You can smell the savings in this deal. If you love Yankee Candle now is the time to stock up. Buy one large jar candle and get another for free with a coupon code. Regular price is $27.99 which drops to $14. This bargain is only valid on regular priced candles. You can choose from 130 different scents. Shipping is $5.99 or free on orders over $100. Coupon Code: DM601X For more information visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver: $23 Valentine’s Day canvases at Gifts For You Now

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Want to put a personal touch on your Valentine’s Day and save? Right now you can get a selection of 11 X 14 Love Wall canvases for $23 at Gifts For You Now online. That’s down from nearly $50 with a coupon code. You’ll also get flat rate shipping at $4. There are eight different styles to choose from, which can be personalized with names, dates and photos. Thanks to Brad’s Deals for this savings. Coupon Code: bdvalentine For more information visit: […]

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Nitro Arenacross Tour at St. Charles Family Arena Feb. 5 & 6

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Anticipation for the Arctic Cat Nitro Arenacross Tour coming to the St. Charles Family Arena is near fever pitch! The shows runs February 5th and 6th. You can save by going Friday, February 5th for Kids Night. Kids ages eleven and under get in free with one paid adult admission. They’re good for general admission seating valued at $14. Tickets can be purchased at the event or in advance at the family arena box office. Racers from nine […]

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    Margie’s Money Saver- Under Armour hoodie sale at Eastbay

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Stay warm, look stylish and save in Under Armour hoodies. Right now, Eastbay has them on sale for as low as $19.99. Check out women’s men’s and styles for kids. Plus if you spend $50 or more, take an additional 10 percent off. If you spend $75 or more take an another 15% off. You’ll also grab free shipping. Coupon Codes: 15% off & free shipping $75: LKS16J23 10% off & free shipping $50: LKS16J34 For more information visit:     

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Bundle up in style at 6PM.COM

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- Bundle up in style and save. Right now at 6PM.COM you can grab winter coats up to 60 percent off. Check out styles from Columbia, Under Armour, Free Country and more! They have styles for both men and women. These deals are good through Sunday January 24th or while supplies last. For more information visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver- The Big $5 sale at Tanga

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-  It’s the $5 sale going on right now at Tanga. Check out 300 discounted items for $5 or less. Plus get free shipping. Check out men and women’s jewelry, various phone accessories and more! For more information visit:

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    Margie’s Money Saver- Sesame Street Live

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)- “Make a new friend” and save some money with Sesame Street Live. Sesame Street Live is coming to the Peabody Opera House and you can get $6 off each Gold Circle ticket for opening night. It’s a limit of ten tickets per order. This offer is only valid for floor seating for the Friday, January 22nd 6:30 performance. You will need a coupon code to get this deal, which you can use at the box office or Ticketmaster. Coupon Code: […]