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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


Recent Articles
  • North St. Louis standoff ends with man taking his own life

    ST. LOUIS, MO — A murder suspect killed himself in north St. Louis Tuesday morning as the US Marshals Service closed in on him. Jim Tapp, a supervisor with the US Marshals Service out of St. Louis, identified the suspect as 44-year-old Christopher Logan from Mississippi. Tapp said Logan was wanted on charges of murder, felony child abuse, and being a felon in possession of a firearm. All of the charges were in connection with a recent incident in Webb, […]

  • Lane closures Tuesday evening on the Poplar Street Bridge

    ST. LOUIS-  Road construction projects on both sides of the river could make for traffic trouble for drivers. Crews will close the ramp from westbound I-44/northbound I-55 to eastbound I-64 across the Mississippi starting at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 19. They will also close the left lane on eastbound I-64 across the river on the bridge, starting at 8 p.m. The closure is to bring in and set girders between the eastbound and westbound bridges across the Mississippi as part of […]

  • 1 killed, 2 injured in shooting outside St. Louis nightclub

    ST. LOUIS-  Gunfire erupts outside a midtown St. Louis bar Sunday night leaving one person dead and two others injured. The incident happened just before midnight outside The Olive Bar in the 3000 block of Olive Street. St. Louis police Chief John Hayden says suspects opened fire as they drove by the bar in a dark-colored vehicle. The chief tells FOX 2  there was definitely an exchange of gunfire and that there were shell casings from multiple weapons in this area. […]

  • Dangerous heat predicted, here’s how to stay cool this weekend

    CREVE COEUR, Mo. – A heat advisory is in place for St. Louis starting around noon Friday and remaining in effect until at least Sunday, June 17.  The extreme heat through the weekend means potentially dangerous conditions outside and busy times at area pools. The pools at the Jewish Community Center opened to members at 5:30 a.m. Friday. Officials are expecting people to start arriving early, including those who want to get some laps in before the big heat hits. There […]

  • MICDS teacher facing felony charges for sex crime

    LAUDE, Mo. – A teacher at Mary Institute and Saint Louis Country Day School in Ladue is facing felony charges for allegedly having sexual relations with an underage boy. Court documents say Richard Joseph Schwartz Ives used the social media app called grinder to meet up with a boy under the age of 15. The documents reveal that Ives was pulled over for a traffic stop just after midnight Wednesday in St. Genevieve County. The sheriff`s deputy who made the stop says […]

  • Police trying to identify man who exposed himself at park in Kirkwood

    KIRKWOOD, Mo. – Kirkwood police are searching for a man who they say exposed himself to an underage girl. And investigators think this case might be connected to a similar incident earlier this year. The incident in Kirkwood happened on West Monroe near Geyer back on May 29. That location is very close to a popular Kirkwood city park. Many kids and adults spend lots of time at the park at places including the Kirkwood city pool. Kirkwood police said […]

  • Missing disabled man found safe in St. Louis after disappearing Monday

    FRONTENAC, MO – A happy ending in the search for a disabled Frontenac man who disappeared and was last seen with his full-time caregiver. The man—who uses a wheelchair—was found safe Tuesday and the caretaker was taken into custody. Authorities said 21-year-old Hayden Clarke and his 43-year-old female caregiver were both found inside the minivan that is used to transport Hayden to various locations. The two were discovered in O’Fallon Park in north St. Louis, near Adelaide and West Florissant. Clarke was […]

  • Search efforts continue for missing disabled man and caregiver

    FRONTENAC, Mo-  Frontenac police and other law enforcement agencies are searching for a disabled man with Muscular Dystrophy, who disappeared with his caregiver. The Frontenac Police Department has issued an Endangered Person Advisory Tuesday. Hayden B. Clarke and his caregiver Teresa Bronner were supposed to be at Clarke’s parent’s home  in the 1100 block of Conwyck Lane at 5p.m. Monday, June 11. Police say Hayden’s mobile phone has been shut-off and his caregiver cannot be located or contacted. He was last seen […]

  • North St. Louis County drivers should plan for lane closures on I-270

    MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. – Starting Monday morning, drivers will have to deal with significant lane restrictions on Interstate 270 south between I-70 and Dorsett Road. MoDOT crews will replace the driving surface on the I-270 bridge over Fee Fee Creek. 270 south between 70 and Dorsett are going to be reduced from five lanes to three narrowed lanes. According to MoDOT drivers may experience up to 30-minute delays while going through the work area especially during morning and evening rush […]

  • St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center open house

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. – It took a while, but a massive renovation project at the St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center has finally been completed, and residents have been invited to check it out during an open house. The center is located on Mid-Rivers Mall Drive, just across from St. Charles Community College in Cottleville. Lots of improvements have been made all over this 15,000 square-foot facility. The renovations took about two and a half years and cost $150,000. […]

  • Flora Borealis exhibit opens June 29 at the Missouri Botanical Gardens

    SOUTH COUNTY, Mo-  The Missouri Botanical Gardens Flora Borealis exhibit opens June 29. Flora Borealis is a nighttime multimedia experience where visitors will embark on a 1-mile journey through iconic  Botanical Garden location, that is transformed through a combination of lights, moving images, and sounds that bring the garden to life. The exhibit runs through August 26 and it is open from 7p.m. to 11p.m. nightly except for Wednesdays in July. For tickets or more information visit: www.missouribontanicalgardens.com 

  • St. Louis County police unveils new Special Response Unit

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – A new St. Louis County Police unit is on the streets thanks to help from voters. St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar and County Executive Steve Stenger unveiled the new Special Response Unit Tuesday morning in Northwoods, where the unit will be based. The ‘SRU’ is starting with 16 officers but will increase to 24 officers by the end of the year, along with five commanders. The unit will feature two officers in every […]