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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
  • Increased National Guard presence helped minimize violence in Ferguson overnight

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI)- Despite some violence in Ferguson overnight, police say things were much better than the night before. FOX 2’s Chris Regnier has details live from the Unified Command Center where police spoke earlier this morning, Police leaders say even though last night was an improvement, there were still problems. Officers had rocks and bottles thrown at them including bottles that may have been filled with urine. Officers also seized one molotov cocktail and two handguns including a semi-automatic […]

  • Former Ferguson mayor calls for Nixon to resign following violence, vandalism overnight

    JENNINGS, MO (KTVI)- This morning  FOX 2 News has live team coverage of the violence and vandalism that is still going on following the grand jury announcement. Former Ferguson Mayor Brian Fletcher, who is also over the  is calling on Governor Nixon to resign saying he should have sent more National Guard into Ferguson to protect city. He estimates that more than two dozen businesses along West Florissant and in Dellwood were either destroyed or badly damaged by fire. Fletcher […]

  • MetroLink service restored in Illinois; Expect delays as service resumes

    EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI)- It has been a morning of delays for Metrolink riders who ride the trains through the metro east. Around a five mile stretch of track has been completely shut down for hours after power lines fell onto the wires that run the trains. Metro officials say if you are riding the entire system from Lambert Airport to the Shiloh-Scott Air Force Base stop, you could experience an hour delay. Other delays should be shorter, maybe […]

  • Are the Rams staying or going?

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The Rams gut-wrenching loss to the San Diego Chargers wasn`t the only heart ache for St. Louis Rams fans on Sunday. Images out of San Diego from fans wanting the Rams to move back to Los Angeles were troubling as well. FOX 2’s Chris Regnier is live downtown at The Dome with where things stand on the Rams future. That future seems unclear to say the least. It’s no secret that the Rams have had trouble […]

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    Stan Musial: “The Man” Off the Field Museum Exhibit opens Friday at Ballpark Village

    (KTVI)-We all know Stan Musial was one of the greatest players in baseball history. But a new exhibit opening today at the Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum in Ballpark Village celebrates Musial`s remarkable life and contributions off the baseball diamond. The exhibit is called ‘Stan Musial: The Man Off the Field’ and the artifacts truly remarkable. Stan’s family members and Cardinals officially cut the ribbon at 10:30am this morning. There are all kinds of memorabilia from Stan`s life including […]

  • Homicide rate on the rise in St. Louis city

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The homicide total for the City of St. Louis is on the rise again. The latest victim is a teenager who was shot and killed Wednesday night near Etzel Avenue, between Page and Skinker. The latest murder was the second homicide in just over 18 hours. Authorities say the victim is a 17-year-old young man who was shot in the head. Neighbors in the area heard gunshots, came outside and found the teen shot on the […]

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    $5 million dollar Manchester road project begins

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A multi-million dollar project to improve Manchester Road in west county that has been in the works for six years will finally kicked off today with a groundbreaking. Leaders hope the Manchester Road Great Streets project will increase safety along the busy corridor and help bring more customers into businesses. The $5 million effort focuses on the Manchester Road corridor through Ballwin, Ellisville and Wildwood. Organizers say the project will make Manchester Road safer by […]

  • Hidden Valley ski preparing for a new season

    WILDWOOD, MO (KTVI) – The frigid cold this morning might put you in the mood for some skiing at Hidden Valley. You would think temps in the teens would mean the ski resort in Wildwood would be making snow and getting ready to open early. But, that`s not the case. When Hidden Valley does open for this year`s season, it will be the resort`s 32nd year in operation. There will be a new lift this year for beginners here. It […]

  • AAA assisting drivers after weekend of snow

    TOWN & COUNTRY, MO (KTVI)- The first snow of the season over the weekend and the continuing cold means a busier than usual Monday morning for AAA workers. FOX 2’s Chris Regnier spent part of the morning inside of the AAA call center located near Highway 40 and Mason Road in Town and Country. Workers at the facility were fielding weather-related calls. Most of those calls were for dead batteries and frozen locks. Mike Right, a AAA spokesperson, says dead […]

  • Concrete workers battle cold to keep business going

    ST. LOUIS,  MO (KTVI)-Our big chill means big challenges for St. Louis companies delivering concrete for projects including the new IKEA store and the CityArchRiver design. FOX 2 crews spent Friday morning at the Breckenridge Material Company downtown on South Wharf. The company was delivering dozens of concrete orders on a frigid morning. Some of the concrete materials are stored outside which means they can freeze in this bitter cold weather. To combat that, heavy equipment starts loading the material […]

  • Rams & Red Cross hold blood drive

    RICHMOND HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI) – The Rams and the American Red Cross are teaming up for an important blood drive. It`s taking place at The Heights community center in Richmond Heights. Rams cheerleaders have been on hand signing autographs and Rampage is making an appearance as well. This is the 15th year that the Rams have been a part of a blood drive with the Red Cross. Organizers expect more than 200 people to donate at the event. Each person […]

  • Steinberg Skating Rink to open Friday, November 14th

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- While this blast of cold is tough to take for many people, it’s good for some businesses. Steinberg Skating Rink will open its doors on Friday, November 14th at 3p.m. The rink opened for the 2013-2014 season on November 12th of last year. It closed for the season on February 27th. Thousands of people visit every year to ice skate. Steinberg is the largest outdoor ice skating rink in the Midwest. Officials say the warm weather […]