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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    Gas, water main breaks in University City neighborhood

    UNIVERSITY CITY, MO (KTVI) – Some residents in a University City neighborhood woke up to a real mess on their street after a water main break left them without water or gas utilities. JH Berra Construction was hired by the Metro Sewer District to complete a sewer project in the 1500 block of Mendell. They’ve been in the neighborhood for a few weeks. Sean Hadley, a spokesman for MSD, said they are not responsible for causing the main break. However, […]

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    Greitens cuts funding for program reintegrating imprisoned veterans

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – During the campaign, Governor Eric Greitens said he would do everything he could to balance the state budget. One of the items he cut two days ago is state funding for prison reentry programs, a move affecting many veterans who live in St. Louis. The governor cut a $150,000 contract with St. Louis-based Criminal Justice Ministry. Approximately 80 percent of CJM’s clients are veterans who were incarcerated and need basic help reentering society. “I just don’t […]

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    Blues execs, city leaders asking for massive renovation of Scottrade Center

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis Blues executives and city leaders are asking taxpayers to help pay for what they claim is a must-have $138 million renovation of the Scottrade Center. On Thursday morning, they will make their case at a Ways and Means Committee hearing in the city. Blues executives are adamant Scottrade is in dire need of renovation. Alex Rodrigo, group vice president of operations for Scottrade and arena general manager, says the team makes up a portion […]

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    Capital Innovators helping local start-ups find their footing

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis is known as the hotbed for start-ups. Forbes, Popular Mechanics, and other traded publications rate the Gateway City the top or one of the top cities in America. Jobs are being created and money generated. Capital Innovators is one of the local organizations making it happen. “We’re seeing investors from Silicon Valley and New York and from all over country taking about St. Louis and the cool things going on,” said Brian Dixon, COO […]

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    National search party called in for missing Berkeley woman

    BERKELEY, MO (KTVI) – Monica Sykes has been missing since October. In over two months, there have been no real leads as to where she is or why she disappeared. So now, Berkeley police have called in a national search and recovery team. On the morning of October 28, 25-year-old Monica Sykes walked out of her house and hasn’t been seen since. Her six-year-old nephew said he saw Sykes get into a white car. A home alarm verifies that she […]

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    Gov. Nixon weighs in on possible MLS franchise in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is getting ready to leave office, but isn’t coasting in his final days. The governor is doing everything he can to get the word out about why he feels having an MLS franchise in St. Louis is so important. The governor’s thoughts are not new, but he believes progress on the issue has been slowed because of what Governor-elect Eric Greitens said earlier this week. Greitens blasted any soccer team in town that has […]

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    Outgoing Circuit Attorney reflects on 22 years in prosecutor’s office

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Jennifer Joyce will retire next week as the longest serving St. Louis City Circuit Attorney in Missouri history. She joined the prosecutor’s office in 1994 as a line prosecutor, was elected top prosecutor in 2000, and has overseen 220,000 cases. She says her biggest case was the “Southside Rapist” case. Joyce was challenged with three cases right off the bat. She dealt with the investigation of the St. Louis Archdiocese with sexual abuse matters involving priests. […]

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    Dotson: More robberies occurring in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – What happened to the wife of Governor-elect Eric Grietens Monday night is something that St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson feels is an indictment on our society. “The fact you have a 14, 15 and 19-year-old capable of stealing a car, robbery, using a replica pistol, something that wasn’t a gun says a lot about our society right now”. Chief Dotson told me one hundred more robberies have been reported so far this year compared to […]

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    Circuit Attorney says progress is being made against gun violence

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Jennifer Joyce only has a month left as St. Louis Circuit Attorney, but on Monday she held a ‘gun stat’ get together to shine some light on successes being made to combat gun violence in the city. However, it also showed the complex issues that need to be fixed to save our city from gun crimes. The circuit attorney’s office was able to issue warrants on 81% of reported homicides in 2016. That was up from […]

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    Women propelling gun sales to all-time highs

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – FBI figures show the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) is running more checks than ever before. Nearly 25 million background checks will have been completed by year’s end. By proxy, that means more guns being sold than before and local shops say their sales are getting better every year. A key group driving sales – women. Women are helping propel firearm background checks and gun sales to an all-time high. Steve King, owner of […]

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    Slain officer described by church family as man of faith, character

    TOWN AND COUNTRY, MO (KTVI) – Accepting and digesting the death of Officer Blake Snyder is a near impossible task for his family, friends, and colleagues. Pastor Jim Stern of Destiny Church was friends with Snyder for almost 12 years. He hired him to work in their IT department before he left to join the police force. Stern said no one in the church community is doing well with the sudden loss. “It’s one of those things that makes your […]

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    Behind the badge: More about the officer shot and killed in St. Louis County

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – There is more to the officer who was shot and killed this morning in south St. Louis County than a sad statistic. Officer Blake Snyder was shot and killed by an 18-year-old suspect. He was an active church member, father and former IT worker. Blake Snyder was a part of the community at Destiny Church in West County. Before he became a police officer, he was on their staff as the IT guy. He met […]