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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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    Roxana police find 38-year-old man with mental health issues

    Update: Kevin Beasley has been reunited with his family.  He was located at the Chestnut facility pharmacy and due to the outpouring of media attention, he contacted his father.   Police say he is healthy and now taking his medication.  He says he wants to live life independently and on his own. ROXANA, IL (KPLR) – Police are looking for a 38-year-old man in South Roxana.  Kevin Beasley has been missing since Saturday May 16th.  He has severe brain damage from […]

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    Blues and Coach Ken Hitchcock agree to one-year contract

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Ken Hitchcock will be back for at least one more year.  The St. Louis Blues have announced that head coach Ken Hitchcock has agreed to a one-year contract with the team. He is the NHL’s fourth winningest coach returning for 5th Season with the Blues. The 63-year-old coach has taken the Blues to four straight postseason appearances and two Central Division championships.   Hitchcock is the 4th coach in NHL history to reach 700 career regular […]

  • Attorney wants faster search of Homer G. Phillips Hospital records

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Attorney wants faster search of Homer G. Phillips Hospital records A St. Louis attorney is pushing city officials to speed up their search of Homer G. Phillips Hospital records.  She`s trying to get answers about babies reportedly stolen at the former city hospital that closed in 1979. Attorney Donna Clark Frayne says some of her clients are running out of time.  She has an unusual idea to help the City in its search for the […]

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    Shoplifter uses stun gun to make escape from Mid Rivers Mall

    ST. PETERS, MO (KPLR) – A shoplifter used a stun gun on the store’s security guard to escape earlier this month. St. Peters police say a woman tried to walk out the door without paying for bedding items at the JC Penny at Mid Rivers Mall on May 11th at around 7:30pm.  She was stopped by a loss prevention officer when she got to the door.  That is when police say the woman used a Taser or stun gun to […]

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    Check to see if Missouri has your unclaimed cash

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) –  FOX 2 is hosting another unclaimed property night with the Missouri State Treasurer’s office. You could have money sitting in Jefferson City just waiting to be claimed. A simple call or visit to a website can connect you with unclaimed property.  We’ve got specialists from the Unclaimed Property division of the Missouri State Treasurer’s office at the station from 5pm-10:30pm answering your calls. All our experts need is your name. That is all the information […]

  • Two women found shot to death in North St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Two women were found shot to death in a north St. Louis duplex apartment early Thursday morning. The shooting happened overnight in the 4000 block of Natural Bridge near Fairground Park. The women, 25-year-old Korie Hodges and 22-year-old Keerica Bolden, were found shot to death in a bedroom by Hodges’ father. He found the apartment open and then located the women dead at around 6:45 a.m.  He was there to drop off a child. Hodges […]

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    O’Fallon, Missouri’s viral anthem that you probably haven’t heard

    O’FALLON, MO – The city of O’Fallon started in the 1850’s after westward migration through St. Charles County on the Booneslick Trail.  Now the city is one of largest municipalities in St. Charles County. The city with the motto, “Tradition with Vision” now has an anthem titled, “The O’Fallon State of Mind.” DJ Rockette put together this music video featuring Kelsey Bean.  The parody of Jay Z and Alicia Keys, “Empire State of Mind” showcases the best O’Fallon has to […]

  • Join KPLR 11 for the Cardinals Opening Day Pep Rally

    ST. LOUIS, MO – Make sure to join KPLR 11 along with Y-98 and Fresh 102.5 for our home opener pep rally  Monday at 10am in Kiener Plaza. Enjoy food, giveaways, interactive games and live music before the Cardinals host the Milwaukee Brewers. Opening day schedule according to the St. Louis Cardinals: 11am – 2pm:  Cardinals Official Opening Day Pre-Game Pep Rally, sponsored by Hardee’s:  The Cardinals, Ballpark Village and Hardee’s will host a pre-game pep rally in the Ballpark […]

  • Missing Arnold police dog located

    ARNOLD, MO (KTVI) – The search is over in Jefferson County. A police K-9 is no longer missing. A spokesperson for the Arnold Police Department contacted Fox 2 News late Wednesday night to inform the station that Rocky, an eight-year-old German Shepherd, was located not too far from his home in the Eagle Point subdivision, alive and well. He ran away from his home around 10 p.m. Tuesday. Nearly a dozen officers spent most of the day Wednesday searching for […]

  • Homes evacuated over Benld mine collapse

    MACOUPIN COUNTY, IL (KPLR) – Four homes in the southern Illinois town of Benld were evacuated Wednesday over damage caused by recent mine subsidence. Benld Police Chief James Zirkelbach said authorities checked six square blocks, between West Dorsey Street, South Illinois Street and South Kentucky. More than a dozen homes are believed to have damaged foundations. The homes were evacuated as a precaution after authorities detected methane gas leaks in three homes. Roads also cracked and buckled. Benld, named after […]

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    Election results for over 600 Missouri & Illinois municipal races

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – More than 600 municipal races will be decided in Missouri and Illinois. Early voters were able to cast their ballots before the severe weather moved into the Saint Louis area Tuesday morning. All eyes are on Ferguson where voter turnout could change the racial makeup of the city council as it moves forward after the Michael Brown shooting and civil unrest. Currently just one city council member is African American in Ferguson. Four African-American candidates […]

  • Ashland Hom

    Body found in north St. Louis neighborhood

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – A body has been found in a north St. Louis neighborhood.  The Fire Department confirms that the victim was found near the intersection of Ashland and North Newstead. More details will be posted as this story develops.  Refresh this page for the latest update.


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