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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.


Recent Articles
  • Police led on chase through 3 towns before suspects fled on foot

    GLENN CARBON, IL (KTVI)- Metro east police were led on a chase through three towns before the suspects bailed on foot. Authorities say the pursuit never hit extremely high speeds, but it definitely went through streets in Glenn Carbon. At one point during the chase, the car bumped into a Glenn Carbon police unit. That vehicle was damaged. The chase ended at Route 159 at Cougar Road when two males who were inside of a white Buick Mercury, jumped out […]

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    Head Start students help set new Guinness World Record

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Some very young St. Louisans helped set a new Guinness World Record today. Thirty kids from the Grace Hill Head Start Carondelet location in south city took part in the largest vocabulary lesson ever conducted for preschoolers. The kids were among more than 4,000 children across the country who were read to from a book called Mr. Tiger Goes Wild at the same time. PNC Bank sponsored the event as part of its ‘Grow Up […]

  • Officer Darren Wilson dropped as witness in several pending felony cases

    CLAYTON, MO (KTVI)- More details have been released on how prosecuting attorney Bob McCulloch will handle pending felony cases where Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson is a potential witness. Wilson is a witness in ten cases of the nearly 4,200 pending felony cases in the St. Louis County Circuit  Court. Mcculloch says Wilson can move forward in some cases, while others are being dropped. The main reason is because Wilson hasn`t shown up to testify in court for those cases. […]

  • Massive reform package developing in Ferguson

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- Big changes may be coming to the Ferguson Police Department. A source tells FOX 2 that Chief Tom Jackson could be stepping down. CNN is also reporting that information but the chief has denied the claims. A source familiar with the discussions about Ferguson changes says leaders from local mayors to state lawmakers to members of congress are working out details of a massive Ferguson reform package. That plan could be revealed in the coming days or […]

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    Rams help give Mathews-Dickey Boys & Girls Club a facelift

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The Rams stepping up today to help give a major facelift to the Mathews-Dickey Boys and Girls Club in north city.  It`s all part of the ‘Hometown HJuddle’ program. That`s a league wide NFL and United Way community service effort going on this week. About 100 volunteers with Rams including players, front office employees and fans all helped out at the James ‘Cool Papa’ Bell athletic complex off Kingshighway at I-70. They re-painted bleachers, fencing […]

  • Multiple school districts write county prosecutor regarding grand jury decision

    CLAYTON, MO (KTVI)- Seven school districts are asking St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch to carefully consider when he releases the findings of the Michael Brown grand jury. They are raising safety concerns for students. A spokesperson says McCulloch has received this letter and is considering it. The letter was sent by the Riverview Gardens School District but was also signed by six other superintendents. The letter asks McCulloch to announce any grand jury decision either after 5p.m. on weekdays […]

  • Cardinals teammates, fans pay tribute to Oscar Taveras

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Cardinal Nation is in shock Monday morning after rising star Oscar Taveras and his girlfriend were killed in a car accident on Sunday. It happened in the Dominican Republic, Taveras’ native country. The memorial started Sunday night outside of Busch Stadium and is continuing to grow. There are hats, baseballs and many words of condolences after the tragic crash that killed the cardinals 22-year-old outfielder. The deadly crash took place about 200 miles north of Santo […]

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    Workers test ballot machines in St. Louis City

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Workers for the St Louis Election Board spent Friday making sure ballots that are cast in next month`s election are recorded correctly. Workers validated 350 machines to put into 116 polling places in the city for the November 4th election. Both the touch screen and optical scan machines are undergo  ‘logic and accuracy’ tests. Election officials say state law requires that the machines be tested but it’s also about being transparent with the public. “It’s […]

  • Protesters gather in south St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Protesters once again took to the streets of St. Louis overnight blocking intersections and keeping police busy. It started in South City and ended near SLU. Police say at the height of the demonstration, there were more than 100 protesters taking part. The protesting began around midnight at Grand and Shaw in south St. Louis. Several dozen protesters blocked the intersection. Police surrounded the demonstrators on both sides of Grand while a police helicopter flew above […]

  • New autopsy results for Vonderitt Myers Jr. to be released Thursday

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The family of Vonderritt Myers Jr. plans to release results Thursday of an independent autopsy done on the 18-year-old`s body. Myers was shot and killed by an off duty St. Louis Police Officer after he allegedly shot at the cop. The Myers’ family brought in renowned Pathologist Dr. Cyril Wecht, to perform an independent autopsy on his body. Myers was shot and killed on October 8th in the Shaw Neighborhood by a St. Louis Police Officer […]

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    Source gives Darren Wilson’s account of Michael Brown shooting

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- Our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch have released new information on two different aspects of the case. A source has revealed Darren Wilson’s account of the incident and the final autopsy report on Michael Brown is now available. That source lays out substantial detail of Wilson`s version of what happened. The source says that when Wilson first saw Brown and his friend Dorian Johnson, he realized that Johnson`s clothing matched a radio report about a suspect […]

  • Senator Nasheed released from jail; says her arrest was a message to protesters

    ST. ANN, MO (KTVI) – After spending the night in jail, Senator Jamilah Nasheed walked out of the St. Ann Police jail Tuesday just before 11 a.m.  Nasheed was arrested around 8:30 p.m. Monday in Ferguson when she refused to get out of a road. Nasheed told reporters she went to Ferguson with the intention of being arrested.  She said she was engaging in an act of civil disobedience to find justice for Michael Brown. “I wanted to send a […]