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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.


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    Fire official: One injured in manhole explosion in downtown St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI)  –  The St. Louis Fire Department says one person was injured in a flash fire inside a manhole in downtown St. Louis Friday morning. Crews were called to the scene at 10th and Chestnut around 9 a.m.  According to the fire officials a worker was taking out de-energized wires for Ameren.  One of the de-energized lines hit a live line and caused a flash fire. The worker suffered minor burns and was taken to an area hospital […]

  • Cardinals- Red Sox deal reactions

    (KTVI) – The Cardinals have a different look Friday morning after being part of a major shake up right before the baseball trade deadline.  The Redbirds sent Allen Craig and Joe Kelly to the Boston Red Sox.  In return, the Cards will get pitcher John Lackey from Boston. This was a surprise deal that really shook up the Cardinals Clubhouse.  The hope is that bringing in a seasoned veteran pitcher such as John Lackey, will help the Cardinals make a […]

  • Stores getting ready for Missouri sales tax holiday

    (KTVI) – Missouri`s sales tax holiday weekend starts in a matter of hours. Thousands of people will flock to stores to get back to school items tax free. It starts at midnight tonight and runs through Sunday. Shoppers can buy items including back to school supplies, clothes and computers without paying any state sales tax. Workers at the Walmart in the Chesterfield Commons spent today stocking shelves. The store manager Phillip Keene hopes customers will not only buy tax free […]

  • Woman shot and killed while walking with her grandchildren

    (KTVI) – St. Louis police homicide detectives are busy again investigating another murder.  The latest victim is a grandmother caught in the crossfire while walking with her grandchildren. Police were called to Wednesday night around 7:45 p.m. at Hodiamont and Lotus near the city`s border with Wellston.  Authorities say Juliette Cleveland-Davis, 46, was walking north on Hodiamont with her three grandchildren when two suspects started shooting a group of people. Davis was shot in the chest.   She was rushed to […]

  • Police looking for trucker that fled fatal accident

    MARINE, IL (KTVI) – Part of westbound I-70 in Madison County, Illinois was completely closed Wednesday morning after a deadly crash overnight between two tractor trailers and a passenger car.  The westbound lanes of I-70 were shut down and cars were re-routed at Route 4.  Illinois State Police accident reconstruction crews are handling the case. The crash happened around 1:50 a.m. According to Illinois State Police, the driver of the Impala was traveling on I-70 westbound at milepost 18 and […]

  • St. Clair County leaders approve Medical Marijuana farm

    BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) – St. Clair County leaders give the green light for a medical marijuana farm near Marissa. It would be the first ever such farm in the metro east. Board members overwhelmingly approved the Marissa pot farm by a vote of 21-4 at a meeting on Monday. The proposed medical marijuana farm would be located along Route 13 near Marissa. It would be a 20,000 square foot facility built on 14 acres. Ever since Illinois state lawmakers legalized […]

  • Flames engulf Lake St. Louis apartment complex carport; 32 cars destroyed

    LAKE ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Thirty-two cars are either damaged or destroyed after a carport went up in flames at a Lake St. Louis apartment complex early Monday morning.  The fire happened at the Camden Cedar Lake Apartments in Lake St. Louis near  Highway 40.  It caused extensive damage. The carport is gone. Ananta Poolla was one of several residents awakened by the explosion-like sounds.  His Ford Escape was destroyed in the carport. “By the time I came out, […]

  • Clerk keeps teen robbery suspect trapped in bathroom until police arrive

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – A teenager is in custody after a botched robbery attempt at a Jefferson County convenience store. It ended with the teenaged suspect being held in a bathroom for police. It all happened around 1:40am inside a BP gas station and convenience store at Highway 30 and Old Sugar Creek Road near Fenton. Captain Ron Arnhart with the Jefferson County Sheriff`s Department says a 16 year old young man from High Ridge came into the store […]

  • MoDOT to close ramp from I-44 East to Walnut Friday morning

    (KTVI) – If you plan to drive into downtown this weekend, this ramp closure could complicate your trip.  At 9 a.m. Friday morning, MoDOT  will close the ramp from I-44 east to Walnut Street. Crews are working to tear down and rebuild the ramp going from westbound Poplar to Memorial Drive and the depressed lanes of I-44 east.  The area has become a significant construction zone. The closure is needed so that crews can finish removing the ramp from the […]

  • Police search for gunman who shot 14-year-old boy

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A 14-year-old boy is recovering this morning after a scary situation in North County.  The teen was shot in the stomach after a dispute turned violent.  Police are still searching for suspects.  St. Louis County Police say the boy`s injuries appear to be non-life threatening.  However, he is still hospitalized. The shooting happened about 8:45pm Tuesday night on Redman Road in the Spanish Lake area.  Police initially received calls from people who heard gunshots.  When […]

  • Concession stand vandalized at St. Charles High School

    (KTVI) – St. Charles police are investigating a concession stand crime.  The concession stand at the St. Charles High School football field was hit hard by vandals overnight.  Vandals did major damage to equipment inside the stand. Glass was all over shattered from several coolers with water and soda inside.  Other machines were also damaged and items were strewn about on the floor.  Chips, plastic bottles and cheese dip were found outside near the stand. “It`s a shame. It`s a […]

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    Rookies officially report to Rams Training Camp

    EARTH CITY, MO (KTVI) –  FOX 2 is your home of the Rams and it is an exciting day for the team and its fans.  Rookies officially report for training camp.  There are high hopes for the Rams this season.  The team had a solid draft.  They used the second overall pick to take Auburn offensive tackle Greg Robinson then later made headlines when they took Mizzou standout Michael Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted into the […]