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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    Painting for Peace in Ferguson one year after Darren Wilson grand jury decision

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – It was one year ago today when a St. Louis County grand jury decided not to indict former Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. That decision led to more violence. Following the unrest, some volunteers turned the boards covering smashed windows and doors into works of art. The Paint for Peace project even inspired a children’s book. Today a local artist will be in Ferguson for an anniversary Paint […]

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    St. Patrick Center serves up Thanksgiving meals for homeless

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Thanksgiving came early Monday for hundreds of homeless or previously homeless people who are now St. Patrick Center clients.  The center provided 400 of its clients a full Thanksgiving dinner including turkey, desert and all the fixins. To be eligible, the clients have had to be in St. Patrick Center programs designed to better their lives for at least a year. Organizer say today`s giveaway is like a reward for the clients. We spoke with Maria […]

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    St. Louis police officer shot during chase; suspect under arrest

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A rookie St. Louis City police officer who just graduated from the academy last month is recovering after he was shot during a struggle with a suspect. Chief Sam Dotson says the officer was shot once in the left neck and shoulder area but is expected to be okay. The injury is described as non-life threatening. The shooting happened a little before 10 p.m. Sunday while the officer was patrolling with a sergeant on College […]

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    Executive Sleep Out raises $280K to combat teenage homelessness

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- St. Louis area executives and community leaders braved cold temperatures overnight to sleep outside. They participated in order to raise awareness about the problem of homeless teens in St. Louis. A total of 21 people slept outside in the parking lot at the Covenant House Missouri for its fourth annual Executive Sleep Out. Express Scripts President and CEO Tim Wentworth was among those sleeping out. He is the Honorary Chair for this year`s event. The Missouri […]

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    Man found shot to death overnight in south St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Police are investigating an overnight homicide in south St. Louis. It happened around 2:15a.m. in the 1400 block of Hickory near Chouteau. Police responded to the area after a call came in for a shooting. Officers arrived to find the victim, and African-American male in his 40’s, shot outside of an apartment building. He was pronounced dead at the scene. There are no suspects or a motive at this time. This latest murder took place […]

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    Judge imposes deadline to provide death records from Homer G. Phillips

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- There are new developments in the ongoing case of whether families who were told their babies died at Homer G. Phillips Hospital were told the truth. According to our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Judge David Dowd gave the St. Louis Health Department until January 31, 2016 to find hospital records that indicate whether families were told the truth about the deaths of babies decades ago at the hospital. The search began after a lawyer […]

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    Busch Stadium to host U.S. Men’s National Soccer World Cup match

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Busch Stadium is normally home to the Cardinals, but tonight it will be home to the Men’s U.S. National Soccer Team. Team USA will start qualifying for the 2018 World Cup with the match against the St. Vincent Grenadines. FOX 2’s Chris Regnier is live with Landon Donovan and a preview of the game!  

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    IDOT to close right lane over WB Chain of Rocks Bridge

    GRANITE CITY, IL (KTVI)-  There could be big traffic trouble for several hours today on the Chain of Rocks Bridge. Crews will be shutting down a lane of traffic coming into Missouri. The lane closure is going to be on the main bridge over the Mississippi River. Starting at 9a.m., IDOT is slated to close the right lane going west over the main Chain of Rocks Bridge. That closure is scheduled to last until 3p.m. this afternoon. IDOT says the […]

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    Rams Stadium Task Force to make presentation to NFL owners

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The St. Louis Stadium Task Force makes its presentation to an NFL owners committee today in New York hoping to keep the Rams in St. Louis. Governor Jay Nixon will join task force leaders Dave Peacock and Bob Blitz at today’s meeting. San Diego and Oakland are also making their pitches to the NFL today. No decision on team relocation is expected from the NFL until next year.

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    Metro hosts open house on bus service to North County Transit Center

    NORTH COUNTY, MO (KTVI) –  Metro is looking for your feedback on a new proposed North County bus service plan. That plan is being finalized as a major new transit center goes up in Ferguson. You can voice your opinions and ask any questions at four open house style meetings being held with Metro over the next week. The first one took place today at the Riverview Transit Center on Riverview Drive. It went from 6am-9am. The new transit hub […]

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    University of Missouri faculty stage walkout in solidarity with students

    COLUMBIA, MO– The president of the University of Missouri System is resigning amid student criticism of his handling of racial issues. President Tim Wolfe said Monday that his resignation is effective immediately. Wolfe’s announcement came at a special meeting of the university system’s governing body, the Board of Curators. African- American football players at the University of Missouri have joined calls demanding the ouster of the president of the state’s four-campus university system over alleged inaction against racism on campus. […]

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    Police kill man who attacked his family with a claw hammer, knife

    SOUTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- A domestic dispute turns deadly in south St. Louis County. Police shoot and kill a man after they say he attacked two family members with a hammer and a knife then came at the officers with the hammer. Everything unfolded at an apartment complex in the small community of Lakeshire. Police have identified the man at the center of the whole incident as 30-year-old Jacob Hohman. Police say Hohman was shot multiple times by a […]