Regnier, Chris
  • Follow me on:

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.

Want to send me a news tip? E-mail me at

Recent Articles
  • csdupomissingman

    Autopsy scheduled for body found near Cahokia

    BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI)-We could find out more details as early as today on the mystery surrounding a body found over the weekend near Cahokia. Could the body be that of a missing hunter? FOX 2’s Chris Regnier is live in Belleville with what we`re finding out. Investigators at the St. Clair County Sheriff`s Office are handling the investigation. An autopsy on the body is scheduled for this week to determine an identity and a possible cause of death. The body […]

  • bogeyhillscountryclub

    Fire destroys Bogey Hills Country Club in St. Charles County

    ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) _ Fire officials in St. Charles County are investigating the cause of a blaze that destroyed a country club. The fire broke out around 11:30 p.m. Thursday at Bogey Hills Country Club. At least 50 firefighters from four agencies battled the fire at the 55-year-old club. Owner Angel Walters Likens says several weddings were scheduled at the club, and she is working with couples to make other arrangements. No one was hurt in the fire. The […]

  • promo311524790

    Army Corps of Engineers public meeting on Coldwater Creek

    HAZELWOOD, MO (KTVI)-Cleaning up radioactive contamination in north county along Coldwater Creek will be the focus of another public meeting tonight. It will take place at the Hazelwood Civic Center on Dunn Road. Concerned citizens will have a chance to talk with authorities about ongoing clean-up efforts and future remediation plans. The creek became contaminated with radioactive waste that was stored near St. Louis Lambert International Airport years ago when St. Louis was involved with developing the atomic bomb during […]

  • promo311470884

    Home built in 1890s moved from future NGA site

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Crews started the long process of moving a century-old home from the area where the new National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) West Headquarters will be built. The home is located at 2530 North Market Street, near Jefferson Avenue. The goal is to move the home onto the street, then the big move to its new location: seven-tenths of a mile away to the 2200 block of St. Louis Avenue. That move will take place on Sunday, February […]

  • promo311426926

    Clayton rejects citizen petition for public vote on Centene expansion

    CLAYTON, MO (KTVI) – A citizen-led petition effort to force public votes on large development projects in Clayton, like the massive Centene expansion, failed before city leaders. According to our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Centene is planning a huge expansion of its campus in this area. City leaders have already approved the project but many have expressed concerns about the plans. The petition was signed by 450 Clayton voters who are concerned about the scope and scale of […]

  • promo311343221

    3 arrested, 2 at-large after shooting at police on I-70 at Adelaide

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Three people have been arrested and two are on the loose after shooting at police officers in St. Louis city overnight. The shooting led to a chase that ended in Ferguson. Investigators say a marked city police unit with two officers inside was near Interstate 70 at Adelaide when they were fired upon by a suspect or suspects from inside of a silver Chevrolet Impala. That Impala was traveling west on I-70 when it happened around 3:30 a.m. The […]

  • promo311260487

    Young girl shot, killed inside north city residence

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Homicide detectives with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department are investigating the shooting death of a young girl in north city. She has been identified as 6-year-old Mi’Kenzie Bostic. The shooting took place just after 1:30 a.m. in a home on Minnie Avenue, that’s in the Walnut Park West neighborhood. The victim was found on the floor in a bedroom with a gunshot wound to the head. She was pronounced dead at the scene. The same […]

  • c4uqhgqwaaa4n71

    Freeman Bosley Sr. honored for service at city hall

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – A very well-known figure in St. Louis politics received a special honor at Friday morning’s Board of Aldermen meeting. Freeman Bosley Sr. was recognized with an award for his service to the city as part of Black History Month. Bosley served twice as the city’s 3rd Ward alderman, for a total of 36 years; and now he’s retiring. Board members spent more than an hour praising Bosley. The longtime alderman was grateful for the honor. “I […]

  • promo311016609

    Board of Aldermen to consider Scottrade Center funding

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis Board of Aldermen members will discuss major money issues at their final regular meeting today before their scheduled break until after the April election. Two of the big issues on the agenda are Scottrade Center improvements and the soccer stadium financing agreement. The Scottrade Center bill would have the city paying some $100 million for major improvements to Scottrade. That financial commitment would come from bonds paid off over 30 years. The city […]

  • promo310923225

    American Airlines flight diverted to Lambert for security alert

    Update “American Airlines aircraft cleared to continue to Phoenix, AZ after security check.” BRIDGETON, MO (KTVI)-  An American Airlines flight from Columbus, Ohio to Phoenix, Arizona was diverted Thursday morning to Lambert-St. Louis Airport for a security check. The flight number is 534. Officials say five crew members and 113 passengers were on board. They were taken to a secure area on buses provided by Lambert. According to the Belleville News Democrat, the flight left Columbus at 6:09 a.m. and arrived in St. Louis […]

  • promo310821522

    St. Louis County officials kick off Prop. P sales tax campaign

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI)-The campaign to pitch Proposition P to St. Louis county voters kicked off this morning with high profile support. County Executive Steve Stenger and County Police Chief Jon Belmar spoke in favor of the measure at the St Louis County Police Communications Center in West County. Prop. P will be on the April 4th ballot. If approved by voters, the measure would raise the St. Louis county sales tax by one half cent and generate $80 […]

  • promo310756228

    Firefighter injured while battling blaze in Manchester

    MANCHESTER, MO (KTVI)-A firefighter is recovering after he was hurt battling an overnight blaze at a Manchester duplex. It happened on Big Bend Crossing Drive just off of Big Bend. A spokesperson for West County EMS and Fire-the department which the firefighter who was hurt works for-tells us the firefighter has been treated and released. Crews rushed to the scene just before 2:15 a.m. Tuesday. The Assistant Chief of the Valley Prk Fire District, Rolland Piotraschke, tells us the injured firefighter […]