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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


Recent Articles
  • Last mobile home park in Chesterfield could be moved for upscale apartments

    CHESTERFIELD, MO (KTVI) – Families will be uprooted from their mobile home park in Chesterfield if the planning commission rezones the area to allow a developer to build a new apartment complex there. Laclede Mobile Home Park, located near the intersection of Old Chesterfield and Wild Horse Creek roads, is where a developer with Florida roots wants to construct a state-of-the-art multi-family apartment complex with 298 units. Chesterfield Mayor Bob Nation said it’s still early in the process. “There will […]

  • School raising money for family injured in accident at St. Louis Airport

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – One boy involved in a horrific accident at St. Louis-Lambert Airport is out of the hospital and doing well, but his older brother is still fighting for his life. Evan Lee, 5, and his 9-year-old brother, Caleb, were leaving the airport Monday with their mother and aunt when a stolen SUV, chased by police, smashed into them. The boys attend Forder Elementary in the Mehville School District. The school is doing its best to help the […]

  • Father discusses family’s struggles following accident at St. Louis Airport

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A St. Louis family’s vacation to the “happiest place on earth” turned into the worst moment of their lives. Three teenagers in a stolen vehicle crashed into the Lee family’s car just outside St. Louis-Lambert Airport on Tuesday. Candice Lee, her two sons, and an aunt were in the car. Candice had just picked up the boys from the airport. They had just gotten back from their first trip to Disneyland. All four were rushed to […]

  • Tesla to expand charging stations in Missouri

    ST. CHARLES, MO (KTVI) – Tesla plans to double their super-charging stations worldwide from 5,000 to 10,000. That means more places to plug in, in Missouri. Right now, the St. Louis area has one tesla supercharger station. But two more are on the way and plans are to have one of them ready this summer. This is tesla’s charging station in St. Charles. On Zumbehl, next to Interstate 70 in the Bogey Hills Shopping Center. It’s the only one in […]

  • With Greitens signature, Uber and Lyft can operate throughout Missouri

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- Uber, Lyft, and any other ride sharing service can now operate statewide in Missouri.  On Monday at St. Charles Community College, Governor Eric Greitens signed House Bill 13, allowing ride share services to operate without regulations. Grietens said, “Uber told us the minute we signed the bill they would create thousands of jobs in the state of Missouri, launching in St. Charles and statewide.” Uber even sent out notices letting people know they were now […]

  • St. Louis housing market renaissance

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – There’s no doubt St. Louis has become a sellers’ market in real estate. As Vic Faust reports, realtors say they have not seen anything like this, and there is a reason for it.

  • Lyda Krewson sworn in as St. Louis mayor

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – It was a history making day in St. Louis as Lyda Krewson took the oath of office Tuesday at the St. Louis City Hall Rotunda to become the city’s 46th mayor. Krewson thanked her family, colleagues, and all city workers. “I am well aware I didn’t get here by myself and I won’t govern by myself,” she said. Kansas City Mayor Sly James delivered the pre-inaugural address and said Krewson is a woman who has guts to […]

  • Moving day for Mayor Francis Slay

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Monday is moving day as St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay says goodbye to city hall and the office he’s occupied for the last 16 years. As the mayor watched his official portrait be hung in city hall, he couldn’t help but be emotional, saying he couldn’t describe the feeling, but adds it was joyful. “I think we have a lot to be proud of for what we accomplished over the years; and it’s a new chapter […]

  • St. Louis hosts three big collegiate championship events in past 30 days

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis is rolling with major events downtown. The NCAA Women’s Gymnastics National Championships are going on at Chaifetz Arena, wrapping up a hectic 30 days of events that brought plenty of cash into the city. In less than 30 days, St. Louis has hosted the NCAA Wrestling Championship, the Women’s College Hockey Frozen Four Championship, and now the Women’s Gymnastics National Championships. “Anytime you have people in downtown spending money, wearing college colors, it is […]

  • Mayors from across the country impressed by Cortex District

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Mayors from across the country are in town visiting the Cortex District in the Central West End, learning how the innovation hub has become a premier destination for bio-science, technology research, development, and commercialization. “They’re blown away; they’re in awe of what they see here!” said St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay. “This is a proud moment for St. Louis and me as mayor when I see colleagues from around the country come to St. Louis to […]

  • STL Circuit Attorney visits state capitol to plead for improved witness protections

    JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner said her number one job as the city’s top prosecutor is to protect victims and witnesses of crime. On Tuesday, she traveled to the state capitol to convince lawmakers to improve protections for those same victims and witnesses. According to Gardner, a decades-old Missouri Supreme Court ruling is hurting her office. “Under the rule, we have to turn over those identifiers to defense attorneys and, in turn, they turn […]

  • Reckless drivers endangering lives along Goodfellow Ave.

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Residents in one north St. Louis neighborhood live in fear of reckless drivers as their speed down the streets and blow through stop signs. A Fox 2 news crew observed several instances of bad driving while positioned along a stretch of Goodfellow Avenue. In one instance, a driver used the turn lane to pass another vehicle and blew through the stop sign. “We’ve got wild traffic!” said resident Keith Crawford. Crawford, who’s lived in the 8800 […]