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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.

Want to send me a news tip? E-mail: margie.ellisor@tvstl.com


Recent Articles
  • Margie’s Money Saver: Up to 75% off Christmas decor at Home Depot

    ST. LOUIS_ We are almost halfway to Christmas and now is a great time to save on holiday decor. Right now at Home Depot online, you can find items for up to 75 percent off. From Christmas trees to wreaths and garland to outdoor decor, it’s all marked down. Plus many of these festive finds ships for free! Some do have a limit on how many you can purchase. To shop visit: HomeDepot.com 

  • Margie’s Money Saver: Free small frozen drinks at McDonald’s

    ST. LOUIS_ It’s the first full day of summer and McDonald’s is celebrating. Today only get a free, small frozen drink when you stop by your St. Louis area McDonald’s. Choose from a frozen Coke, Fanta wild cherry or blue raspberry. Even better, no purchase is required. There is a limit of one per person. If you happen to see a Frozen Crew Member, snap a picture and post it on Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #findfrozen. You could […]

  • Margie’s Money Saver: Up to 75% off hats at Lids

    ST. LOUIS_ Put a lid on it and save on ball caps for the entire family! Right now at Lids online, there are select hats and caps for just $5. There are hundreds of styles for this price, many retail for $30 or more. Shipping is free when you spend $50 or you can also ship it to your local lids store to avoid shipping costs. To shop visit: lids.com

  • Margie’s Money Saver: Up to 80% off Columbia apparel at Kohl’s

    ST. LOUIS, STLMoms)-The summer months may not have you thinking about winter time, but it’s a great time to stock up on outerwear. While supplies last, get Columbia apparel for up to 80 percent off at Kohl’s online. They have styles for men, women and children. Shipping is free when you spend $75 or more. No additional promo codes will work on this brand. To learn more visit: Kohls.com

  • Margie’s Money Saver: $29.99 portable chargers, station

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-It’s summer vacation time and we have you all charged up and ready to go. Check out this deal from Tanga online. Get four separate portable chargers and a charging station for just $29.99. Plus it ships for free! It also includes a built in led flashlight and device dock allowing you to charge your smartphone or other USB devices. To shop visit: Tanga.com 

  • Get three bottles of vitamins and supplements for the price of one

    ST. LOUIS — It’s a great time to stock up on vitamins and supplements. Right now at Puritan’s Pride online you can get three bottles for the price of one. This brings many prices down to just a couple of dollars per bottle. Shipping is free when you spend $50 dollars or more, or add $3.95. This buy one get two free deal is good on Puritan’s brand name items including their most popular vitamins and supplements. GRAB THE DEAL HERE […]

  • Margie’s Money Saver – Big discount on Neiman Marcus clearance items

    Last call to receive rock bottom prices at Neiman Marcus at LastCall.com! For a limited time, take an additional 60 percent off clearance items. Choose from apparel, accessories, shoes, and more while supplies last. Shipping starts at just $6 or is free with coupon code “LCSHIP” when you spend $99 or more. (Note: Fox 2 is not affiliated with or liable for products or services)

  • Margie’s Money Saver: Veterans deals for Memorial Day

    ST. LOUIS-On this holiday weekend, many families will gather but it’s also a time to remember those who died serving this country. There are many deals for active and veterans of the military. Restaurant McCormick and Schmick’s is offering a free Memorial Day meal. O’Charley’s has a BOGO deal too! Hooters is offering a free entree with valid I.D. Retailers JCPenney, Home Depot, Kohl’s and more also have various discounts. To find more deals visit: eatdrinkdeals.com

  • Margie’s Money Saver: Up to 70% off work out gear at 6pm.com

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-Get in shape for summer and save on work out gear. Right now at 6pm.com, get up to 70 percent off brand names like Nike, Under Armour, Reebok and more. Check out styles for men and women, with mark downs on shoes, shirts and shorts. Get free shipping when you buy any two items or spend $50. To shop visit: 6pm.com

  • STLMoms- Teens, caffeine related deaths

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-A 16-year-old collapsed during class after consuming too much caffeine. David Cripe, a healthy teen with no other substances in his body, died of heart failure due to too much caffeine. Pediatrician Dr. Diana Roukoz, with Mercy Children’s Hospital, gives a warning for all parents about the dangers of caffeine.  

  • Margie’s Money Saver: Arctic Dreams 10″ Cooling Gel Mattress at Tanga online

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-Here’s a hot deal on a cool mattress from Tanga online. Rest easy knowing you’re saving some money on this Arctic Dreams 10″ Cooling Gel Mattress. These retail for up to $1,000. You can get one from $160 to $300, depending on what size you need. The Arctic Dreams Mattress gets great reviews on Tanga and other sites. Plus it ships for free. To learn more visit: Tanga.com 

  • Margie’s Money Saver: Memorial Day sale at Children’s Place online

    ST. LOUIS, MO (STLMoms)-It’s time to stock up on styles for the kids. Check out the Memorial Day sale going on right now at Children’s Place online. Everything site-wide is 50 to 60 percent off. From dresses and rompers to shorts and shirts, it’s all marked down. Plus every order ships for free! No coupon code is needed. To shop visit: childrensplace.com