Faust, Vic
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Vic Faust anchors Fox 2 news at 5pm and 9pm. He was born and raised in the St. Louis Metro area and attended Althoff Catholic in Belleville. Faust is a graduate from the University of Missouri where he attended on a football scholarship.

After graduating, Faust started his broadcasting career as color-commentator and pre-post game host for the Missouri Tiger Radio Network on Learfield Communications. His TV career started in 1998. Vic has worked in both sports and news as a reporter and anchor. He has worked in St. Joseph, Missouri, Columbia, Mo, Tulsa, Ok, and Detroit, Mi where he was for 11 years. He has also done extensive work as a radio host in every market he has worked in.

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


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    St. Louis paying $500,000 to move north St. Louis home

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The city of St. Louis is paying roughly $500,000 to move a north city home a few blocks to make way for the NGA’s new home. “Once we looked to see what it would cost us to move her, and what it would cost us to actually pay for getting the home and relocating her, it was roughly equivalent.” said Otis Williams is with the St. Louis Development Corporation. He calls it a win-win situation. […]

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    Eliminating suspensions for younger students

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – There is a push to eliminate school suspensions for younger kids in favor of alternative methods of discipline. Correcting behavior and keeping kids in class are the reasons several schools have stopped suspensions for students in kindergarten through third grade at Ladue and Normandy. “The data has been around that if you suspend children, odds are when they come back they will be performing less stable academically and that child ends up failing,” said Dr. Charles […]

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    Bold thief places ‘trailer for sale’ ad before stealing it from church

    GRANITE CITY, IL (KTVI) – A Granite City church congregation would like its trailer back after someone stole it during business hours and later tried to sell it elsewhere. Pastor Larry Lacefield of Restoration Church said he got a strange message on Monday from a member of his congregation. “A friend of his said, ‘I think this trailer for sale on Facebook…it belongs to you,’” Lacefield said. The pastor didn’t believe it at first until he saw a picture of […]

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    Kellogg Co. to close Earth City distributor

    EARTH CITY, MO (KTVI) – Food manufacturer Kellogg Co. announced its intention Tuesday to close its Earth City distribution center as part of a nationwide cost-cutting measure. “We will stop our direct store delivery network in the second quarter,” said company spokesman Kris Charles. The Earth City location is one of nearly 40 distribution facilities in the United States that support its snack foods business, which includes Pringles and Cheez-It. They will now ship their products directly to retailers like […]

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    Influenza hitting the St. Louis are hard

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Flu and other strains of the virus are hitting St. Louis hard these days. Lots of people of all ages are getting really sick. Troy Fuchs is a Physician’s Assistant at Total Access Urgent Care, where right now they have days where half of their patients test positive for influenza. Last week the flu and other strains of the virus hit St. Dominic High School in O’Fallon, Missouri very hard. 94 students missed school […]

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    Bus driver who stranded SLU men’s basketball team charged with DWI

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Talk about a tough night for the St. Louis University men’s basketball team. Not only did they lose their game, their bus was gone when the game ended. After losing at St. Bonaventure Wednesday night 70-55, the Billikins men’s team showered, gathered their clothes and went to the bus, but the bus was gone! At that point, senior guard Mike Crawford asked Coach Travis Ford if he left his iPad on the bus. “I said, ‘Yes […]

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    Chrissy Taylor discusses the future of Enterprise Holdings

    CLAYTON, MO (KTVI) – Enterprise is celebrating its 60th anniversary in St. Louis! And now in its third generation of Taylor leadership, the company has no plans of leaving. Car rental is big business for Enterprise Holdings. With annual revenue of $21 billion, just under two million vehicles, 97,000 global employees, and 9,600 fully staffed branches, they are the largest car rental service provider in the world. COO Chrissy Taylor said the company’s goal isn’t necessarily want to be the […]

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    St. Louis prepping for total solar eclipse this August

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A huge event is coming to the St. Louis area on Monday, August 21, and the St. Louis Eclipse Task Force is expecting thousands upon thousands of people to converge on our area to watch it unfold. Not since 1442 has the St. Louis area experienced a total solar eclipse. Don Ficken, retired businessman and manager of the St. Louis Eclipse Task Force, said local business have a chance to cash in. “So the first thing I […]

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    Plans moving forward for much anticipated golf development in Chesterfield

    CHESTERFIELD, MO (KTVI)- It’s a project that has a lot of interest. In May 2016, Chesterfield, MO, officials announced that Topgolf was coming to town. Now, those plans are starting to move forward. Dallas based Topgolf will be tearing down the Hardees Iceplex in the Chesterfield valley on North Outer 40 Road in order to build their fun-filled facility. Demolition is expected start this summer. Chesterfield City Administrator Mike Geisel says, “Obviously everyone in the city is excited about Topgolf […]

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    Missouri could lose AAA bond rating, state treasurer says

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The state is in danger of losing its triple bond rating, according to Missouri State Treasurer Eric Schmitt. It’s all about the state employees’ retirement system being underfunded, Schmitt said. Schmitt, who was sworn in last month, said the first major problem he’s tackling is that very issue. “On a scale of one to 10 in regards to how worried I am, it’s a 10, no question!” he said. Schmitt said he’s sounding the alarm because […]

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    Car crashes into Great Clips, no serious injuries reported

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Two Great Clips employees are lucky to be alive after a car crashed through their south county store Thursday morning. A Lincoln town car crashed into the Great Clips in the 4200 block of Bayless near Interstate 55. Witness Raymond Elliot said he saw a woman trying to the park her car. “She was trying to slow down and then she ‘romped’ it and went through the Great Clips all the way to the […]

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    Frustration mounting for drivers along unfinished stretch of I-70 at 170

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Roadwork on Interstate 70 at I-170 is causing concerns for some drivers. Bumpy and unfinished patches of road in both directions are making unsuspecting drivers uneasy as they drive. Cellphone video shows a very rough stretch road on eastbound I-70, just past 170. Cell video shows the same scenario if you travel westbound. According to MoDOT Assistant District Engineer Tom Blair, crews are doing a lot of work in the area and are doing […]