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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.


Recent Articles
  • STLMoms: Movie gifts for kids

    (STLMoms)- Kevin’s Reel World and STLMoms collided Thursday morning! Kevin and Margie show us some great DVDs for the family and some popular products on store shelves that you can purchase as Christmas gifts.      

  • STLMoms: Wrap-A-Bottom Diaper Drive

    (STLMoms)- It’s a diaper drive to help families bottom line by covering up the bottoms of babies. Pastor Brian Jobe with Harvester Christian Church joins us with more on the Wrap-A-Bottom Diaper Drive. Donations from the drive will go to help the St. Louis Crisis Nursery, Safe Families for Children, and several food pantries. Disposable diapers can cost up to $100 per month per child. Many daycare’s require parents to provide them a day`s supply of diapers. There’s still time […]

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Starbucks Tumbler

    (STLMoms)- If you feel the need for a Starbucks to get you going or know someone who does, here is the perfect gift. Today only get this 16 ounce Made Greener Coffee Refill Tumbler for $24, down from $30 with a coupon code from Brads Deals. This tumbler gets you a free grande Starbucks brewed coffee everyday the entire month of January. With a total of 31 grande coffees, you’ll save around $65. This will arrive after Christmas with free […]

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    Margie’s Money Saver: FTD centerpiece

    (STLMoms)- Light up the holidays with a great deal on a centerpiece. Right now at FTD, you can get a Light & Love Holiday Centerpiece which normally costs $49.99 for just $29.99. Plus, depending on the date, you can save even more with free delivery, saving another $18. The centerpiece includes white snowflake chrysanthemums, burgundy mini carnations, pine cones, gold ball accents and a burgundy taper candle. For additional information visit FTD.com because saving dollars just makes sense!

  • Christmas traditions in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES, MO (KTVI) – Decking the halls and trimming the tree are Christmas traditions many families take part in every year. Fox 2’s Margie Ellisor is in historic St. Charles  with many of the town’s traditions you can participate in.    

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    Margie’s Money Saver: Save on Family 4-Packs to see A Christmas Story at the Fox

    (STLMoms)- Starting at just $79.00 at the Fabulous Fox Theatre. Ralphie Parker wants only one thing for Christmas; An Official Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-shot Range Model Air Rifle. A CHRISTMAS STORY, The Musical is the hilarious account of Ralphie’s desperate quest to ensure that this most perfect of gifts ends up under his tree this Christmas. This new Broadway musical is based on the classic 1983 movie, which itself was based on stories by legendary radio humorist Jean Shepherd. With […]

  • Keep your Christmas tree fresh this season

    (KTVI)-‘O Christmas tree, ‘O Christmas tree how do I keep you looking good? Andrew Sullivan, with Sullivan Farms, has the tips you need to help your tree look the best through the season. Sullivan Farms operates 5 lots in metro St. Louis and Saint Charles with pre-cut Fraser Fir, Balsam Fir, Noble Firs, Grand Firs, Concolor Firs, Scotch Pines, White Pines, Blue Spruce, Black Hills Spruce and a large assortment of wreaths and pine roping.

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    KTRS 2014 Christmas Toy Drive

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The KTRS 2014 Christmas Toys Drive starts Friday, December 12th. The drive will take place at Chesterfield Mall from 9a.m. until 6p.m. KTRS host, Martin Kilcoyne, will broadcast live from the mall from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on KTRS 550 AM. For additional information visit: ktrs.com

  • STLMoms – Kids and gift giving

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – With the season of giving in full swing, children are impatiently waiting to see what Santa and parents will put under the tree. Are parents overindulging when it comes to holiday gifts for kids? Psychotherapist Dr. Russell Hyken was in the FOX 2 studio Friday morning with information on how parents can resist the urge to spoil their children. According to a recent Gallop Polo, the average American family will spend more than $715 on […]

  • Turf for the Teams to benefit Belleville East, West High Schools

    (KTVI)- Some of the best artificial turf in the country is going to cover the stadiums’ at Belleville East and West High Schools.  The cost is over one million dollars! However, taxpayers are not footing the bill. The money is being raised through fundraisers like last months dinner featuring Ozzie Smith, Bob Goalby and Whitey Herzog. A third of the cost will be covered by selling turf ads. Jameson Sheley is the General Manager of Byrne & Jones Sports, which […]

  • 2015 Color of the Year

    (KTVI)- The year 2014 was in full bloom with the color of the year being Radiant Orchid. So what’s the color of 2015? Justine Robinson with West County Center stopped by to reveal the stylish shade.          

  • STLMoms: St. Louis Symphony, Circus Flora collaborate for ‘A Winter Fable’

    (STLMoms)- Circus Flora will undergo a musical makeover just in time for the holiday season! The St. Louis Symphony is collaborating with the circus this weekend for ‘A Winter Fable.’ A Winter Fable is a classic fairy tale with an edge of romance and deceit. The show will include favorites like Flying Wallendas, the circus dog act and Circus Harmony’s St. Louis Arches! Steven Jarvi from the St. Louis Symphony and Jack Marsh from Circus Flora stop by to tell […]