Regnier, Chris
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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.

Want to send me a news tip? E-mail me at chris.regnier@tvstl.com


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    Tips for winterizing your vehicle

    WEST COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- The first arctic blast of the season is leading to car trouble for many people. That means busy times for representatives at AAA. FOX 2’s Chris Regnier is live on the winter watch in Town and Country with just how many calls the company has been receiving. Weather At any temperature — 20° Fahrenheit below zero or 90° Fahrenheit above — weather affects road and driving conditions and can pose serious problems. It is important to monitor […]

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    Additional shelter space opens at Biddle House near downtown St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The first arctic blast of the season has the city of St. Louis stepping up with a new program to help those in need of shelter. It`s focused at the Biddle Housing Opportunities Center on Tucker just north of downtown St. Louis. The facility is acting as a key component in the city of St Louis` plan to get the homeless into shelters during the frigid winter weather. Close to 70 people showed up at the […]

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    Ceremonies mark 75th anniversary of Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor

    Today is a critical day in American history. It`s the 75 anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The attack thrust America into World War II and changed the course of history. The City of St. Peters holds a ceremony on Pearl Harbor day every year but this one took on special significance. Event organizers say the ceremony is meant to commemorate our heroes, their families and friends. The event took place at St. Peters City Hall at 10 a.m. Seventy-five years […]

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    Wife of Gov.- elect Greitens robbed at gunpoint; 3 arrests made

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) –The wife of Missouri`s Governor-elect Eric Greitens is robbed at gunpoint in the Central West End. This morning suspects are in custody. Fortunately, Sheena Greitens is okay and not injured—a statement from Governor-elect Greitens saying his wife is ‘safe— but shaken.’ The frightening incident happened last night about 6:15 p.m. in a parking lot just outside of Café Ventana on West Pine near Vandeventer and very close to the SLU campus. Police say Mrs. Greitens was inside […]

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    Reconstruction of Forest Park Avenue begins Monday

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-A major road construction project starts today which could have a big time traffic impact in the Central West End. The focus of the project is at Kingshighway and Forest Park Parkway. The goal of the project is to make that area a more traditional intersection. But to make that happen a stretch of Forest Park Parkway is completely closing today for quite some time. Right now, Forest Park Parkway goes under Kingshighway then comes back up […]

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    Christmas Brunch for Toy for Tots

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Hundreds of people feasted on a holiday meal today and helped children in need at the same time. It was all part of the 4TH   annual Misfit Christmas Brunch in south city dedicated to helping worthy causes. The event is put on by Tenacious Eats, a business that combines food and films for unique eating experiences. People of all ages came out… some in their pajamas. They watched Christmas kids movies and had dishes from several […]

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    Santas on the Loose 5K in Webster Groves

    WEBSTER GROVES, MO (KTVI)- Christmas might still be a few weeks away but Santa is making an early stop this morning in Webster Groves. In fact, a lot of Santas will be running in the streets of Webster for a worthy cause. FOX 2`s Chris Regnier is live at the Santas on the Loose 5K with more! A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Saint Louis Crisis Nursery, which provides emergency intervention, respite care and support to families in […]

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    Police investigating deadly crash, hit-and-run in St. Louis County

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Authorities were busy at two scenes overnight involving cars and crashes. One was a fatal wreck along Highway 40/I-64 in Ladue; the other was a hit and run in north county. The deadly crash took place just before 2 a.m. this morning. Missouri Highway Patrol troopers say a 2001 Infiniti QX4 SUV driven by 35 year old Gary Byrd was east on Highway 40 near McKnight when the vehicle hit the center median and rolled over. Byrd- […]

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    Dine at over 75 restaurants Thursday to help an injured Hazelwood police officer

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-  You can eat out Thursday and help raise money for a Hazelwood police officer who suffered paralysis after a crash in the line of duty. Officer Craig Tudor is currently being treated at Craig Hospital in Colorado. The hospital is known for helping patients with spinal cord injuries like Officer Tudor suffered. Ballwin Police Officer Mike Flamion who was paralyzed after he was shot earlier this year also received treatment at the same hospital. Back in August, Tudor […]

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    Family safe after mobile home fire in Fenton

    FENTON, MO (KTVI)- A problem with a boat battery charging device leads to an overnight fire near Fenton, forcing a family from their home. It happened on Fieldcrest Drive off of Saline Road not far from Highway 30. The fire started on a boat outside of a mobile home then damaged part of the home. Fire investigators are calling it an accidental electrical fire. Crews from the Saline Valley Fire Protection District got the call just before 12:30 a.m. this […]

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    Foundry STL offers $80 million to build soccer stadium

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- There are new developments this morning in efforts to bring Major League Soccer to St. Louis. Our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch report the group, Foundry St. Louis is offering to team up with SCSTL to build a new stadium next to Union Station. Foundry would pay $80 million in construction costs, eliminating the need for a vote on public funding. SCSTL is working to get a measure on the April ballot for public funding for […]

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    Crews battle two-alarm fire in Pine Lawn

    PINE LAWN, MO (KTVI) – A Pine Lawn home went up in flames early Monday morning, forcing residents in a next door apartment building to be evacuated. Fire crews got the call just before 5 a.m. this morning. The home where the fire started is on Natural Bridge at Sylvan and has been vacant for five years. When the first crews arrived at the scene, they found the first and second floors of the home engulfed in flames. The gusty winds […]