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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
  • Soldier to be laid to rest 45 years after Vietnam War

    BRIDGETON, MO (KTVI)- Nearly 45 years after his helicopter went down in Cambodia during the Vietnam War, the body of a mid-Missouri soldier is finally returning home today. The remains of Sergeant Rodney Griffin are scheduled to arrive at Lambert Airport around 10:30a.m.  They will then be escorted back to the Mexico and Centralia areas of Missouri where Griffin grew up and where his services will take place.  He was 21-years-old when the helicopter he was on crashed near the […]

  • SUV slams into Ferguson home after police chase

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Two suspects were arrested after a lengthy pursuit in North County ended with the suspects crashing an SUV into a Ferguson duplex. There is still police tape up around the area near Marie and January Avenue where the SUV crashed into the home here. Investigators say the woman who lived in the home was shaken up but fortunately not hurt. The chase started earlier in Florissant when police responded to a burglary in progress call […]

  • Fire nearly destroys home in University City

    UNIVERSITY CITY, MO (KTVI)- An early morning fire has damaged part of a home in University City. The fire started at a home located on Appleton south of Page, near 82nd Boulevard. Crews rushed to the scene when they got the call just after 3:30a.m., fearing they might have a rescue on their hands. There were initial reports that a 12-year-old child might have been inside the burning home. Fortunately, that was not the case. Authorities say the home is […]

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    Harris-Stowe State University installs 19th president, Dr. Dwaun Warmack

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- It was an exciting and historic day at Harris-Stowe State University in Midtown. The university installed its 19th president, Dr. Dwaun Warmack. At only 38 years old, university officials say Warmack is one of the youngest presidents of any four year institution in the country. Warmack has actually been on the job since July but the university delayed the installation celebration because of events like the unrest in Ferguson. Harris-Stowe leaders say Warmack brings a positive […]

  • Rams Stadium Task Force to meet with NFL officials in New York

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Next week could be key in the efforts to keep the Rams in St. Louis. Leaders of Governor Nixon`s task force in charge of building a new NFL stadium along the north riverfront will pitch their plan to a committee of NFL owners. The meeting will take place on April 22nd and 23rd at the NFL Headquarters in New York City. A statement from the Stadium Task Force says the group led by former Anheuser- […]

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    Hit-and-run victim identified; suspect still at large

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- One man is dead after a horrifying hit and run in north St. Louis. Police are still trying to track down the driver of the car involved. Authorities do not have any details on the car who hit the man. Witnesses say the car was dark in color. Family members have identified the victim as 42-year-old Elijah Brooks. The father of five ran his own landscaping business. They say he was simply walking home when he […]

  • Investigators believe hybrid car may have sparked house fire

    BALLWIN, MO (KTVI) – A Ballwin family is forced out of their home in the middle of the night after fire engulfs part of their house. “The firefighters upon their arrival, they had a heavy volume of fire on the exterior of the structure. It was certainly a major fire at that point,” said Metro West Fire Protection District spokesperson Mike Thiemann about the fire at a ranch home on Holshire Way in Ballwin. Firefighters from four departments rushed to […]

  • GO! St. Louis Marathon events close roads across St. Louis city

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-The GO! St. Louis Marathon & Family Fitness Weekend is here. That means weekend road closures in some popular areas. On Saturday, April 11, the 5k run/walk (3.1 miles), GO! St. Louis Read, Right & Run Marathon, children’s fun runs, and mature mile were held in Forest Park. Several park entrances and roads were scheduled to be closed through Noon. Among those turning for the 5k, three time Olympic gold medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee. More Jackie Joyner-Kersee after […]

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    Police investigating break-in, vandalism at middle school in St. Ann

    ST. ANN, MO (KTVI)- Police are trying to figure out who broke into a middle school in the Ritenour School District. It happened at Hoech Middle on Ashby Road in St. Ann. A custodian discovered a broken window about 6:15a.m. Friday. St. Ann police were immediately called in. Blood marks were also discovered on floors and doors inside the school. Investigators believe whoever broke in suffered a cut on the broken glass. Authorities found nothing missing. The students were taken […]

  • Blues beat Blackhawks 2-1, clinch Central Division win

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Let’s go Blues! The St. Louis Blues and their fans are on a high this morning after the team clinched the Central Division championship Thursday night. The team clinched the Central with a win over the rival Chicago Blackhawks at Scottrade combined with a Nashville loss to Minnesota. It`s the Blues first division title since the 2011-2012 season. It was scoreless in the second period with the Blues on a four minute power play. Jake Allen […]

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    80 municipal courts in St. Louis County agree to uniform fines

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- A major change was unveiled today in the way fines are handled in municipal courts around St. Louis County. The St. Louis County Municipal Courts Improvement Committee announced that 80 of the 82 municipal courts in St. Louis County including Ferguson have agreed to a uniform fine schedule. That means if you pay a ticket out of court you will basically pay the same amount no matter where in the county you get the ticket. […]

  • Couple rescued from home during flash flooding in Jefferson County

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- Fast rising flood waters in northern Jefferson County overnight lead to a road closure and a couple being rescued from their home. Saline Valley Fire Protection District officials say rising waters from Sugar Creek flooded out part of Romaine Creek Road just west of Highway 141 not far from Fenton. Several people tried driving through the high water- one car`s engine stalled. That driver was able to get the car restarted and get out of the […]