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.

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    St. Charles County approves prescription drug monitoring program

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – St. Charles County took a historic step in fighting drug abuse when it passed an ordinance to establish a prescription drug monitoring program. The ordinance includes all municipalities in the County. “Prescription drug abuse and misuse is dangerous to the health, safety and welfare of our County’s residents. The resulting addiction often leads to the use of heroin,” said County Executive Steve Ehlmann. Missouri is the only state to not have a statewide PDMP. According to […]

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    Hilton reimagines Union Station Hotel under its ‘Curio Collection’

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The Hilton hotel chain is changing the way it promotes one of the most iconic landmarks in downtown St. Louis. The St. Louis Union Station Hotel is now part of Hilton’s ‘Curio Collection’ of hotels. According to Hilton, the Curio Collection is upscale and luxury hotels that are handpicked to offer distinctive experiences to guests. The Union Station Hotel has been a Hilton property for some time, known as a Doubletree Hotel. Hotel general manager Tim […]

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    Last week of MLB regular season starts Monday

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The last week of the Major League Baseball regular season starts Monday and the Cardinals are still in the thick of the National League Wild Card Race. There are three teams in the National League competing for two Wild Card spots and as it stands this morning, the Cardinals are just barely on the outside looking in. But a lot could change in this last week of the regular season. The Redbirds played their final road […]

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    One arrested, one on the loose after car theft in St. Peters

    ST. PETERS, MO (KTVI)- Two men stole a Ford Mustang overnight from a Carmax dealership in St. Peters. Police say they stole a box truck from a flea market next door then used it to knock down the gates to the dealership. Missouri Highway Patrol officers were able to follow the thieves, one in the stolen car and the other on a motorcycle. The man on the motorcycle was caught in St. Ann. The other driver abandoned the car on Bryan Road and […]

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    Rams to compensate season ticket holders in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- A major ruling comes down from a federal judge when it comes to Rams fans in St. Louis who bought Personal Seat Licenses with their season tickets. The ruling, from Judge Steven Limbaught, says that some Rams fans in St. Louis are entitled to buy season tickets for the team`s games in Los Angeles while others are entitled to refunds on their deposits bought for games here. Multiple lawsuits were filed regarding the situation with PSL holders in St. […]

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    School bus rear-ended on morning commute

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Several children had to be unloaded from their school bus Wednesday morning following an accident in a south St. Louis neighborhood. The accident occurred around 7 a.m. at the intersection of Montrose Avenue and Lasalle Street, just south of Chouteau. A white pick-up truck rear-ended the bus. The exact circumstances surrounding the accident were not immediately disclosed. Ten students from the Academy of Environmental Science and Math Middle School (AESM) were on board the bus at the time of the […]

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    Tobacco companies at odds over proposed cigarette tax

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Missouri voters will decide in November whether a controversial measure raising the tax on a pack of cigarettes by sixty cents will become law. That`s not the only measure on the ballot that would raise cigarette taxes. The proposal to raise the tax on a pack of cigarettes by sixty cents is known as Amendment III.  The Missouri Supreme Court rejected challenges to the measure, allowing it to appear on the November 8th ballot. Amendment III would raise the tax […]

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    Cardinals Wild Card, NLDS tickets to go on sale at noon

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The hope for playoff baseball is alive and well for the Cardinals. Playoff tickets go on sale Tuesday! Starting at noon, you can buy tickers at Busch Stadium. You can also purchase Red October tickets by calling the Cardinals directly or going online at You can also buy tickets for a potential Wild Card game in St. Louis and two possible National League Divisional playoff series games that could be played Busch Stadium. The Wild Card game will take […]

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    Boeing to unveil new T-X trainer in St. Louis

    HAZELWOOD, MO (KPLR) – Boeing is unveiling a new plane it hopes will be used to train the next generation of U.S. Air Force pilots. It’s called the Boeing T-X and it will be used by Boeing to compete for the Air Force’s T-X Trainer program. This project is going to be a big deal for the company that wins it because lots of the new trainer planes are going to be built for the Air Force. And that means jobs! […]

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    MoDOT closing ramp from Grand to EB I-44 Monday for two weeks

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Starting Monday, drivers on Grand who use Interstate 44 to head into St. Louis city will need to use Chouteau and Jefferson Avenue. MoDOT is closing the ramp from Grand to eastbound I-44 for the next two weeks. Crews will be putting down new asphalt to connect the ramp to the new Grand Bridge. Once it’s closed, drivers will not be able to access eastbound I-44 from Grand from either direction. They are encouraged to use Chouteau and Jefferson, or Gravois and Jefferson, to detour around […]

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    Worker ambushed outside O’Fallon, Mo. business

    O’FALLON, MO (KTVI)- Police are investigating after a worker was ambushed Wednesday morning outside of a business in O’Fallon, Missouri. It happened around 4 a.m. near R& R Contracting Inc. in the 800 block of Lone Star Drive. Multiple shell casings were found at the scene. The shooting took place while the man was exiting his truck. Police say the victim, who works for the company, drove to a gas station at Lake St. Louis and Interstate 70 and called 911 for […]

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    Over 7,000 flags installed on Art Hill in Forest Park

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- A moving memorial marking the upcoming September 11th anniversary is going up this morning on Art Hill in Forest Park. More than 7,000 American flags are being displayed—each flag representing an American military member killed while fighting the war on terror. A group called Flags of Valor is being this project. They have done memorials like this one before. On the 10th anniversary of 9-11, they put up close to three thousand flags on Art Hill to remember those […]