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I'm the Executive Producer of Interactive Content in St. Louis Missouri for KTVI and KPLR television. Our social media and web content at both TV stations is the focus of my day. If you're having a problem with the website I can help you find a story, fix a typo or get you in contact with our assignment desk.

I've worn a lot of hats in my career producing material both for on-air and online. During high school I started working at KFXB-TV in Dubuque Iowa as a production assistant. After attending Webster University I landed a job at WRSP/WCCU In Springfield Illinois. Then, I made the move to a larger market at WSTR in Cincinnati, Ohio.

In 2006 I was able to move back to St. Louis to work at KPLR in the promotions department. I made Emmy nominated campaigns. Eventually I found my niche as the head of KPLR's web department.

The merger with KTVI meant a lot more newscasts to produce for the web. Experience and experimenting with web content makes my days fly by. We throw a lot of spaghetti at the wall. Sometimes something sticks and goes viral. I enjoy touching so many people's lives through their phones, tablets, browsers and televisions. Now, I lead the team at one of the top websites in St. Louis.

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    Is St. Louis under cyber attack? Probably not

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Is St. Louis at the center of a cyber attack from China? A company that monitors threats on the internet shows a large amount of traffic headed into the area from China. According to Norsecorp’s Twitter profile they offer, “Live threat intelligence & unmatched visibility into the darkest corners of the Internet.” A map on the company’s website shows a lot of activity coming from locations in china to IP addresses located mostly in St. […]

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    Cardinals rookies make coffee run in full uniform

    CHICAGO – Coffee anyone? Maybe a Cardinals rookie will pick you up some. St. Louis Post-Dispatch Cardinals writer Derrick Goold explains that there is a Starbucks across the street from Wrigley Field. On Tuesday, rookies Marcus Hatley, Miguel Socolovich, and Mitch Harris along with assistant bullpen catcher Kleininger Teran went to the coffee shop to get drinks for teammates before the  first game of a day-night doubleheader against the Cubs. While taking orders in the clubhouse, it was “recommended” that the rookies go on the […]

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    St. Louis teen with Asperger’s Syndrome teaches bullies a lesson

    HIGHLAND, IL (KPLR) – A teenager living in the St. Louis area is getting back at bullies by teaching them a lesson they won’t forget. Gavin Stone has Asperger’s Syndrome and ADHD. His mom says in a Facebook post that he was beat up last week. Cortnie Stone says her son Gavin has trouble making friends. He can appear detached and uninterested. People have a hard time understanding her son since Asperger’s and ADHD are not a visible disability. She […]

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    Female passenger detained after threats made on plane from St. Louis

    COLUMBUS, OH – A plane headed to Washington DC from St. Louis had to be diverted because of an unruly passenger. WCMH-TV reports that a woman on the plane made has been detained. Someone on the aircraft made threatening remarks. United flight 3342 landed safely at Port Columbus Airport at around 11:30pm. The plane has been evacuated. Police have dogs searching baggage and the plane on the tarmac. Read more from WCMH-TV

  • FOX 2 opening St. Charles news bureau inside the Family Arena

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – FOX 2 has always covered Saint Charles County. Now we’ll cover it like never before with a working news bureau inside one of the region’s top entertainment venues. The FOX 2 Art Department is putting the finishing touches on our new Saint Charles County News Bureau inside the Family Arena. Reporters will file stories and broadcast live from the arena, covering news in Saint Charles County, and events at the arena. It’s a partnership that […]

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    St. Louis storm spotter captures tornado crossing highway on video

    EOLIA, MO (KPLR) – A St. Louis storm spotter captured a tornado crossing Highway 61 in Eolia, MO. Dan Robinson says semi tractor trailer trucks were blown off the road. These storms are headed into St. Louis.  Check the latest forecast here: KPLR11.com/Weather

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    Report: Hillary Clinton to make campaign stop near Ferguson Tuesday

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Hillary Clinton will be making a campaign stop in the St. Louis area on Tuesday according to a report from The Guardian. The Democratic presidential candidate will be speaking at Christ the King church in Florissant. The St. Louis suburb is located near Ferguson. 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed last summer by a Ferguson police officer. The protests after the shooting led to months of unrest in the area. The ‘Black Lives Matter’ […]

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    Strange lights spotted over Schnucks in Affton – What do you think they are?

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – A concerned viewer is looking for answers after seeing strange objects in the sky over Schnucks in Affton. Ben Arndt recorded the video in his car and sent this message to FOX 2: Last night (June 17th) around 9pm I was driving to Schnucks in Affton. I looked up and saw a bunch of odd lights in the sky in formation. They did not blink or flash and were also extremely quiet. I have a […]

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    Missouri Gov. Nixon declares state of emergency for flooding

    JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Many Missouri rivers and streams are above their banks because of heavy rains that have persisted for the past week. More rain is expected across the state in connection with the remnants of tropical depression Bill. Gov. Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency to protect lives and property. The Governor is urging residents in flood affected areas to pay close attention to weather warnings. State officials are monitoring the current weather situation. They are […]

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    18 of the funniest tweets about ‘Cardinals hack Astros’ story

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – The St. Louis Cardinals are accused of stealing information from a former division rival, according to a report from the New York Times.  Justice Department prosecutors say an FBI investigation uncovered evidence that unidentified Cardinals employees hacked into the internal servers of the Houston Astros.  They are accused of stealing information about player personnel, including discussions about trades, statistics, and scouting reports. Baseball fans have immediately taken to social media to make light of the controversy.  These re a […]

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    New videos show dizzying St. Louis Arch corrosion investigation

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – New video of the WJE Team’s investigation into corrosion on the Gateway Arch has been uploaded to YouTube. The dizzying views offer a unique view of the stainless steel structure. It also shows how hard it is to work 630 feet above downtown St. Louis. Last October a team of investigators rappelled down the Gateway Arch to check for structural issues. Visible stains on the structure raised worries about corrosion and stability of the 50-year-old […]

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    Person with drug resistant Tuberculosis spent time in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – The Missouri Department of Health is working to identify people who may have come into contact with someone suffering from drug resistant Tuberculosis. The rare form the disease is difficult to treat because it is resistant to TB medication. Tuberculosis usually spreads through the air from person to person through coughs, sneezes or speaking. People nearby may breathe in these bacteria and become infected. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services has released this statement: […]

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