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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    Man in critical condition after overnight shooting

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A man is in critical condition after a shooting overnight in St. Louis city. The shooting happened around 12:30 a.m. on Semple Avenue at Wabada in north St. Louis. The victim was taken to the hospital in critical but stable condition. There is no word on suspects or a motive.

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    Soccer Park in Fenton seeks assistance after devastating flood

    FENTON, MO (KTVI)- More than a month after the devastating floods, one of St. Louis` most well-known soccer spots is still in recovery mode. The World Wide Technology Soccer Park in Fenton sustained near $1.3 million in damages from the massive Meramec River floodwaters. All six fields and the stands were underwater and for the first time ever water got inside the main building. Two feet of water to be exact. That led to massive drywall and other interior repairs. […]

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    Two FEMA Disaster Relief Centers open today in St. Louis, St. Charles County

    WEST ALTON (KTVI)- More federal help is coming today for flood victims in our area. Two additional FEMA Disaster Relief Centers are opening in St. Louis and St. Charles County. People impacted by the floods can expect help on a couple of different fronts. One of the centers will open at The Immaculate Conception Community Center in the 14000 block of North State Route 94 in West Alton. The other center opening today is in south St. Louis County at the Jefferson Barracks Visitor Center located […]

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    Fenton Wastewater Treatment Plant could go back online in April

    FENTON, MO (KTVI) – Raw sewage could be flowing into the Meramec River for two more months before MSD resumes full operations at its Wastewater Treatment Plant in Fenton. The area was swamped with floodwaters from the Meramec during historic flooding in late December. The plant has been down ever since. Now our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch are reporting it could be April before the plant is completely back on line. Since December 28th, MSD has been forced to pump raw sewage […]

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    Second Little Caesar’s robbed at gunpoint in Glen Carbon

    GLEN CARBON, IL (KTVI) – For the second time in less than a week, a Little Caesar’s in the metro east is robbed at gunpoint.The latest incident happened on Route 159 in Glen Carbon. The robbery happened shortly before 9 p.m. Sunday. Investigators say the suspect came in, pulled out a handgun and demanded cash from the employees. They complied and the suspect took an unspecified amount of cash, running from the scene after the robbery. The suspect was described as a heavy […]

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    Shots fired near scene of three car accident on Broadway

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Police are investigating after several shots were fired at the scene of a three car accident just north of downtown St. Louis. The crash happened around 1 a.m. on North Broadway Avenue and Palm. Police believe street racing may have been happening in the area right before the wreck and the shots fired. One person had minor injuries when one of the vehicles crashed into the garage of a city-owned building. Two other cars ended up crashing into […]

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    Cars towed at Beggin Pet Parade’

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Sunday was a big day of Mardi Gras fun in Soulard, got off to a rough start for some people. Workers were out this morning towing cars from the Beggin Pet Parade route. Emergency no parking signs were posted along the route. St. Louis city tow trucks also went up and down the restricted streets blaring sirens trying to get people to move their cars before workers towed them. Mack Bradley, the president of the Mardi […]

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    Shooting victim drives to North St. Louis grocery store

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A man shows up in the parking lot of a north St Louis grocery store looking for help after he had been shot multiple times. At the scene at North Florissant and Montgomery, you could see the bullet riddled car of the man who police say was shot in his arm, leg and back. It all unfolded a little before 10am this morning outside of Bob`s Quality Market. Police say they believe the man was shot […]

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    Mardi Gras festivities roll on this weekend in Soulard

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Thousands of people are expected to be in Soulard today for fun events ahead of next weekend`s main Mardi Gras celebration.  The 23rd Beggin Pet Parade starts at 1pm this afternoon.  All kinds of festively dressed pets will surely turn out for this fun event.  If you haven`t already registered online, you can register starting at 10am this morning at 12th and Allen.  There is a ten dollar registration fee with all proceeds benefiting the Open […]

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    Bill could eliminate earnings tax in City of St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Legislation is moving forward in Jefferson City that would eliminate the 1% earnings tax in the city of St. Louis. That tax is the city`s single largest source of revenue. The measure has passed out of the senate ways and means committee and could be taken up by the full senate in the near future. St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay is blasting the bill saying the earnings tax is critical to city operations. Anyone who lives or works in […]

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    DEA 360 Strategy to combat heroin, prescription drug abuse

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- A new, comprehensive strategy to combat heroin and prescription drug abuse along with the violent crime that comes with those problems is set to be announced later Thursday. The Drug Enforcement Administration is taking the lead on this approach that’s set to be announced at the St. Louis DEA office downtown.  This new plan is called the 360 Strategy because it incorporates not only law enforcement but also other community agencies focused on preventing heroin and prescription drug abuse. The strategy takes […]

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    Fire heavily damages St. Louis Metropolitan Church of Christ

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – An intense overnight fire destroys a North St. Louis church in the Walnut Park neighborhood leaving members stunned. But a symbol of hope survived the flames and the church`s evangelist is vowing to move forward. ‘It`s a bit surreal and disheartening and even discouraging,’ said Christopher Mitchell about the fire. Mitchell is the Evangelist of the St. Louis Metropolitan Church of Christ on West Florissant at Mimika. Much of the church is now charred rubble after […]