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My hometown is Niagara Falls, New York. I have a big family, and was born the 5th of 7 children. I previously worked in Buffalo, NY in radio and at WGRZ-TV as an Entertainment Reporter. I moved to St. Louis in the late 80’s. Since living in St. Louis, I’ve worked at Y-98 radio, KLOU Radio, KMOX Radio.

I started at KTVI in 1992 on a part-time basis and came on board full-time in 1994 in the Sports Department as a reporter. I was named Weekend Sports Anchor shortly afterwards. I’ve had the pleasure of covering the Blues during the Hull, Keenan, Gretzky era…the Cardinals during Mark McGwire’s Home Run Race and the Rams, from their arrival in St. Louis to two Super Bowl appearances.

I found a new home on the FOX 2 News in the Morning in the summer of 1999 and have been here ever since. In addition to anchoring the morning news between 5-7am, I also contribute to Contact 2, Fit on FOX , Missouri Lawyers Weekly, FOX Files reports, Rams Pre-season football and the American Idol Finals.
I am also proud to be the co-author of a children’s book called: “The Tooth Fairy Palace.” I wrote it with my daughter when she asked the question: “Mom, what does the Tooth Fairy do with the teeth after she takes them from under the pillow?”. It’s a fun story as well as some good advice and lessons for little ones regarding good dental health. For more information on the “Tooth Fairy Palace”, either e-mail Randi, or click on the sidebar Web link.

I love: My family, watching sports (especially football), golfing with my husband, bird watching (I’m a “bird-nerd”), my three golden retrievers, cat and fish pond, the color red, staying at home, veggies, goofy movies (favorite: It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad Mad World), jamming to music, a good wine, laughing with friends, family dinners, being anywhere near a lake or ocean, quirky people, American Idol and naps.

I am also very active in various charitable organizations. I am proud to contribute my time as an emcee or host for many charitable events.

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


Recent Articles
  • Positive thinking can lead to longer, better life

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Do you ever find yourself in a situation and instantly your thoughts go negative? If so, Dr. Rachel Glik can help. Her most recent blog deals with positive thoughts and how they can be a part of your mindset. She joined us on FOX 2 News in the Morning with solutions. How can we catch and remove the negative:  -Get to know thoughts Catch Negative Thoughts Create Turnarounds How do we practice and increase the positive:  -Practice […]

  • Jim Thomas talks new role, covering the Blues

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _It’s interesting to note that tickets to the Rams latest pre-season home game were listed on Stub Hub for as little as $6. Some things never change. But we are switching gears from football to hockey just like our next guest, St. Louis Post-Dispatch Sports Writer, Jim Thomas. He has covered the Rams and the NFL for decades. It was recently announced that he’ll now be the beat writer for the St. Louis Blues! Thomas joined us […]

  • Mrs. Missouri talks St. Charles Walk to End Alzheimer’s

    ST. CHARLES, Mo. _The Walk to End Alzheimer’s is fast approaching. It’s the worlds largest event to raise funds and awareness for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. The September 30 event will be held in multiple locations in the bi-state area, including one in St. Charles. Mrs. Missouri-America, Bridget Schuster from O’fallon, Missouri, talks about the importance of the walk.   St. Louis Walk to End Alzheimer’s Saturday, September 16th Scottrade Center Registration at 8am St. Charles Walk to End […]

  • First Student, back-to-school bus behavior

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Back-to-school means getting back on the bus for thousands of area students. Did you know that riding the bus is the safest way for kids to get to school, that’s according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. School buses are designed to keep kids safe. Aimee Sides, location manager for First Student, talks about some of those features. Iconic ‘school bus yellow’ has been around since 1939. The color was chosen because it attracts attention and […]

  • Surgeon discusses high heels and foot-related problems

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Do you have a dress code at work? Perhaps you have to wear a uniform, or business attire. For many women in the workplace, it’s a requirement that high heels are a part of that business attire. There was actually a study done about this in the United Kingdom. Now scientists behind the study are calling for tougher laws on enforced high heel wear. Dr. Rick Lehman, Orthopedic Surgeon and Director with the U.S. Center for Sports […]

  • Home Instead Senior Care launches new program; Daughters in the Workplace

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Do you have a parent who needs special care? Are you finding it difficult to balance that care with your work schedule? If so, Daughters in the Workplace is a free community service helping people with that challenge. Christina Prinster an Shonta Hurston joined us on FOX 2 News in the Morning with more about the program. To learn more visit: http://daughtersintheworkplace.com

  • 48th Annual Jack Buck Golf Classic Dinner, Tournament

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _ Legendary broadcaster, Jack Buck has certainly left his mark on St. Louis in so many ways. He may be gone but he lives on, especially with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. For the past 48-years, the Jack Buck Classic Golf Tournament has been held to benefit the foundation. It’s the longest running charity golf tourney west of the Mississippi! This year it will take place at the Country Club of St. Albans. Golf chairperson, Ben Westendorf and […]

  • Cardinals celebrate troops, veterans for Military Appreciation Night

    ST. LOUIS_ Friday, July 7 is Military Appreciation Night at Busch Stadium! The Cardinals and FOX Sports Midwest have teamed up to celebrate troops and veterans. You can purchase a special Theme Ticket to tonight’s game and receive an exclusive cap supporting your favorite branch of the military. A portion of the proceeds will go to USO Missouri. Local military families will be in the stands for the game, which will be simulcast to the some Missouri National Guard Troops in Qatar. […]

  • Fair Saint Louis July 4 lineup in Forest Park

    ST. LOUIS_ Fair Saint Louis wraps up Tuesday in Forest Park after another day full of food, music and fireworks. The big fireworks show lit up the sky over the Grand Basin Monday night as thousands enjoyed the sights and sounds. Tonight’s show promises to be even longer. Day two of the fair opened at four in the afternoon. It was an afternoon and evening of rock music, with performances by Eve Six,, Sister Hazel and Three Doors Down. Up […]

  • Fair Saint Louis continues in Forest Park

    ST. LOUIS_ Day one of Fair Saint Louis wrapped up Sunday night with fireworks after a performance by Akon. The st. Louis police and firefighters are keeping a watchful eye on the fair. They also have a marine unit on standby, in case they need to do a water rescue. Here’s what’s on tap for the fair today. The fairgrounds open at 4 p.m.  and the group Eve Six goes on stage at 5 p.m.  Then at 6:45 p.m.,  Sister […]

  • Chris Kattan to perform at Westport Funny Bone

    ST. LOUIS_ If you watched Saturday Night Live from the mid 90’s to 2003, you no doubt know actor and comedian Chris Kattan! He played in dozens of skits on the show, including “Mr. Peepers and Mango.” You’ve also seen him in “A Night at the Roxbury” and more recently, Dancing with the Stars. Kattan is hitting the comedy stage all across America, including The Funny Bone in Westport this weekend. He joined us on FOX 2 News in the […]

  • 15-year-old writer discusses newsletter ‘Wake Up To Politics’

    ST. LOUIS–What were you doing when you were 15-years-old? Hanging out with friends or figuring out life? Our next guest writes a political newsletter every day that’s published before 8-am from his University City home. Gabe Fleisher, a student at John Burroughs School, joined us on FOX 2 News in the Morning to discuss, Wake Up To Politics. To learn more visit: wakeuptopolitics.com