Regnier, Chris

Chris Regnier joined FOX 2 News as a general assignment reporter in January 2001. He previously reported at KFOX-TV in El Paso. He reported from Kuwait during Operation Desert Fox, from Oklahoma City during the deadly tornadoes, and from New Mexico when wildfires were destroying parts of the state.

Chris also spent time in radio, hosting and producing a medical news talk show on KELP in El Paso.

Before that, Chris was a weekend anchor/reporter/producer at KAUZ-TV in Wichita Falls, Texas and he began his career as a morning anchor/reporter/producer at KVTV in Laredo, Texas.

Chris received his Bachelor’s Degree in Communication from the University of California in San Diego.

He’s been a part of news reports that have won such awards as the Edward R. Murrow Award, Emmy Awards and Associated Press Awards in Texas as well as New Mexico.


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    St. Louis establishes prescription drug monitoring program

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay signed a bill Tuesday to officially establish a prescription drug monitoring program within the city limits; the effort follows a similar move by county leaders. Mayor Slay and other city leaders gathered at the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse for the signing of Board Bill 36. The legislation enables leaders in the city and county to put together a cohesive system for tracking the purchase of prescription drugs, with […]

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    Scottrade renovation project to cost $160 million

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Big time renovation plans are in the works for the Scottrade Center. Many of the ideas are could enhance the experience you have when you go to the arena. Details on this story are appearing in our partner the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. The plans which are in the preliminary stage are not cheap—the price tag is $160 million. The money would come from bonds that have not yet been issued. The facility opened back in 1994. […]

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    Major Case Squad activated for murders in Bellefontaine Neighbors and Wellston

    BELLEFONTAINE NEIGHBORS, MO – The Major Case Squad has been called in on two separate overnight murders- one in Bellefontaine Neighbors, the other in Wellston. Some 20 major case detectives are on each case. Authorities say although both killings happened around the same time they do not appear to be connected. The murder in Bellefontaine Neighbors happened about 12:45am this morning. Police are identifying the victim in that case as 29 year old Jerome Keith Williams. Investigators believe Williams was shot once on Kilgore […]

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    St. Louis father turns self in after being accused of killing 8-month-old son

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis Metropolitan Police Chief Sam Dotson says that a fatal child shooting suspect has turned himself in to his lawyer and is now under arrest. Diata R. Crockett, 34, is accused of  shooting and killing his 8-month-old son during an argument with his wife, then fled with two of his other sons in a rental car.  Those boys later were found unharmed at a relative’s house, police said. Diata Crockett is in custody after turning himself […]

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    Lindbergh students call walk-out for higher teacher salaries, fair treatment

    SOUTH COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- Finals aren`t the only thing on the minds of Lindbergh High School students this week. Some are planning a walkout this morning to support higher salaries for teachers in the district. The demonstration is slated to take place outside of Lindbergh High School on Lindbergh Boulevard in south St. Louis County around 9 a.m. Concerns over teacher pay in this district have apparently been ongoing for some time. There are a lot of social media postings about the planned […]

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    St. Louis Blues planning new facility in Maryland Heights

    MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI) – The St. Louis Blues are spearheading plans to build a major new facility in Maryland Heights. Plans for the St. Louis Ice Center were announced this morning at the Scottrade Center. The $35 million facility would have four sheets of ice for youth hockey and other activities. The Blues would also practice there. The center would be built on land just south of Highway 141 near Creve Coeur Lake currently owned by St. Louis county. The Blues are […]

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    Blues take on Sharks Monday night at Scottrade

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Sunday was an off day in the NHL Western Conference Final. Both the Blues and Sharks have two wins in the best of seven game series. Monday is the all important Game five of the series and the Blues will stick with the Game 4 goalie, Jake Allen. The young goalie stopped 31 shots in leading the Blues to a 6-3 win and a series tying victory. Blues Head Coach Ken Hitchcock confirmed his starting goal […]

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    Portion of Interstate 70 to close this weekend in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES, MO (KTVI) – Major lane closures this weekend on I-70 in St. Charles. This could lead to major traffic trouble for drivers. Despite the closures, business in the area say they are open and are welcoming customers. The closures are part of work to build a new interchange at Fairgrounds road and knock down the old Fairground road bridge. Expect significant delays because there are several large events planned in St. Charles this weekend. Point Fest is being held […]

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    Man hospitalized after shooting along Dellwood, Ferguson border

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- Police are investigating an overnight shooting along a main thoroughfare at the Ferguson Dellwood border. One man is hospitalized after a car pulled up next to the one that he was riding in and someone inside that car opened fire. He was shot several times. This all unfolded about 1 a.m. A St. Louis County police spokesperson says a county police officer was on West Florissant between Somerset Terrace Dr. and Keelen when she saw a man get pushed out […]

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    Major Case Squad activated for Fairview Heights homicide

    FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, IL (KTVI) – Area Major Case Squad detectives have an unusual murder case on their hands this week. It revolves around an attempted robbery of a Fairview Heights man. One of the suspects in the Tuesday night robbery was shot multiple times in a gunfight at the intended victim’s Ashley Drive Apartments; he later died. Police identified him as 26-year-old Sean J. Redd of Washington Park. A second suspect is in custody and was questioned on Wednesday. As […]

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    Blues to host Sharks tonight at Scottrade Center

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Downtown St. Louis will be busy tonight! The Cardinals open a three-game series against Colorado tonight at Busch Stadium and the Blues host game two of the Western Conference Finals against the Sharks at Scottrade Center. The Blues won game one against the Sharks Sunday night and look to take a two-game lead in the series before heading to San Jose for games three and four. The Sharks have reached the conference finals four times in their […]

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    Know Before You Go: Route 141 Design Build project

    VALLEY PARK, MO (KTVI) – MoDOT is about to start big time changes to a major southwest St. Louis County interchange and intersections nearby. Some of the biggest changes are happening right around Highway 141 and Interstate 44. There will also be work going on at two 141 intersections further to the north. MoDOT hopes the changes will improve the flow of the traffic in this area and help reduce the significant back-ups that can take place. Among the most […]