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Molly Rose is excited to be back home in St. Louis after spending three years as a reporter in Kansas City. Before that, she worked as a reporter and anchor in Charlottesville, Virginia. She is a proud graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism (Go Tigers!) and loves her St. Louis Cardinals.

It’s been a lifelong dream for Molly to work as a journalist in St. Louis. She started her journalism career more than a decade ago when she served as editor-in-chief for her high school newspaper. Molly lived in Dellwood until second grade and attended Griffith Elementary School. She grew up just across the river in Edwardsville and graduated from Edwardsville High School. You can catch Molly’s traffic and news reports on FOX 2 news in the evenings.

One of Molly’s favorite places in St. Louis is Forest Park. She and her husband were recently married at The Jewel Box. Molly is a huge animal lover and spends a lot of time outside with her 7-year-old black lab rescue dog Avery.

Molly appreciates that journalism allows her to investigate wrongdoings. She is the recipient of a 2014 National Edward R. Murrow Award for one of her investigations revealing an incident in which the University of Virginia Hospital mistakenly sent a family home with their deceased loved one’s amputated body parts. She has also been recognized by the Virginia Associated Press for her work.

Do you have something you want Molly to investigate? What about a feel-good story you want to share? She would love for you to connect with her on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. You can also email her at molly.rose@tvstl.com. ​

Recent Articles
  • St. Charles County Council considering ballot measures to ban smoking in businesses

    ST. CHARLES, MO – The St. Charles County Council voted to wait on making a decision on a second measure to ban smoking until its next meeting later this month. Monday night’s meeting was full of debate and tense moments on the topic.   Now, there’s a possibility two ballot measures to ban smoking inside businesses could end up on the November ballot.   Election officials are still in the process of checking more than 30,000 signatures on a petition […]

  • Young fans welcome at PGA Championship at Bellerive

    TOWN AND COUNTRY, Mo. – Thousands of people came out for the PGA Championship Thursday. There was no shortage of kids at the event because the PGA allows kids who are 17 and under in for free with an adult. The PGA said on its website it’s trying to grow the interest and participation in the sport. FOX 2 interviewed some of professional golf’s youngest fans at the event to hear about their favorite moments.

  • Transportation for fans attending PGA Championship running smoothly

    TOWN AND COUNTRY, MO – People from across the globe are coming together in St. Louis for the PGA Championship. Thursday morning all of the excitement will get underway when the gates open at 6:30. People who live in nearby subdivisions told Fox 2 there have not been issues with parking so far and said there are plenty of signs placed in the subdivisions letting people know they can’t park there. Early Thursday morning thousands of spectators will be bused […]

  • PGA players spotted around St. Louis area

    ST. LOUIS – Some PGA athletes were spotted around St. Louis Monday ahead of this week’s championship. Professional golfer Keegan Bradley was spotted spending time at the new Topgolf in Chesterfield. “Gateway Arch STL” shared a photo on its Instagram account of professional golfers Rory McIlroy, Sergio Garcia and Tommy Fleetwood visiting the arch in downtown St. Louis. Fox 2 spoke to Bob O’Loughlin, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Lodging Hospitality Management. He said the group has 20 […]

  • Family, friends hold fundraiser for Imo’s delivery driver murdered during robbery

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – It’s been almost a month since an Imo’s delivery driver was shot and killed on the job. On Monday night, friends and family came together to host a benefit for Dave Matthews. Members of the group said they wanted to raise money to add toward the reward in the case. Hundreds of people came out to Three Monkeys in Tower Grove South to purchase food, drinks, and take part in a silent auction. Matthews used to […]

  • Timeline chronicles final moments of duck boat before sinking

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – We are learning more about the final moments before a duck boat sank on Table Rock Lake. The newly released NTSB report has a timeline of events. Video and audio recordings from inside the boat show the conditions on the lake went from calm to deadly in a matter of minutes. The tourist boat was only on the water for five minutes before passengers could see the dangerous storm moving in. Eight minutes after whitecaps emerged […]

  • Ongoing smoking ban battle in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. – Smoking inside businesses could soon be a thing of the past in St. Charles County. Voters may get a chance to ban indoor smoking on the November ballot. The group, Smoke-Free St. Charles, turned in a petition with over 30,000 signatures to county officials. FOX 2 spoke to Don Young, a local man who hopes the measure passes. Young said he started smoking at age 14 and by the time he was 48 he was […]

  • Porano Pasta shutting its doors due to lack of convention business

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – A popular local chef is closing his downtown restaurant next week. Gerard Craft said he will close the doors of Porano Pasta. In his Instagram announcement, he wrote a post about the decision, it said in part: “It is with a heavy heart that I share the news that July 31st will be Porano’s last day of service. Our ultimate goal was to provide a service and product that was compelling, quick, affordable, and delicious, but […]

  • Lost dog found in Denver invokes legal fight for St. Louis man

    ST. LOUIS, MO. – A St. Louis man says he received a phone call from a Denver animal shelter that his dog was in their custody. Jason Senseney said he hasn’t seen his dog, Molly, in five years since she ran away from his St. Louis home. However, Senseney said after he drove all night to Denver he arrived to learn the dog might not be handed over to him. He said animal shelter staff told him another man claimed […]

  • Survivor of duck boat accident describes horrific scene

    BRANSON, Mo. – A woman who lost nine of her family members in Thursday night’s duck boat accident on Table Rock Lake described the horrifying series of events as she thought she was dying. “And I was yelling, screaming, and finally I said, ‘Lord just let me die, let me die, I can’t keep drowning, I just can’t keep drowning,’ that’s what I felt,” Tia Coleman told KOLR10 from her hospital bed in Branson, where she’s recovering with critical injuries. […]

  • Confrontation leads to shooting in St. Charles County

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO – The St. Charles County Police Department is on the scene of a shooting in the 2600 block of Juanest Lane. Police say feuding neighbors got into an altercation when one shot the other. The victim is a 38-year-old male who was transported to the hospital with serious injuries. 2 people have been taken into custody at the scene. An investigation is ongoing.

  • St. Charles fire captain injured in explosion

    ST. CHARLES, Mo. – A captain with the St. Charles Fire Department is recovering after he was injured on the job Wednesday. Firefighters said the 15-year veteran of the department has second and third-degree burns on his hands and face. They said the incident happened when they were working to put out a truck fire. Fire officials said the fire was almost completely out when an unexpected explosion happened, blowing the truck’s door 100 feet into a field. They said […]