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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
  • Man shot in head on Busch Stadium MetroLink platform; suspects sought

    ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Police say a man has been shot in the head on a light rail platform across the street from Busch Stadium in St. Louis. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that a gun went off after a group of people began accosting a man and his son who got into the train in Illinois. St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson says the group pestered the pair for money, until the son handed over $5. Someone in the […]

  • Motorist killed, officer injured after vehicle spins off I-64 into police cruiser

    TOWN AND COUNTRY, MO (KTVI) – One person was killed and a Town & Country police officer hurt after a crash early Saturday morning. It happened on Highway 40 west near 141 in Town and Country. Investigators say just before 7am this morning, the driver of a Toyota Corolla was west on 40 when he lost control and slammed into the back of a stopped Town & Country police SUV with an officer inside of it. That officer was investigating […]

  • Crews work roadways on both sides of the river on snowy Saturday

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The return of winter to St. Louis means a busy morning for road crews on both sides of the river. FOX 2`s Chris Regnier has been talking with authorities.  He`s live near Des Peres with a look at the conditions.

  • St. Louis area prepares winter weather

    TOWN AND COUNTRY, MO (KTVI)-The approaching winter weather has many people closely watching what might be headed our way. From road crews to St Patrick`s Day activities this weekend, the impending snow and cold could have big impacts. MoDOT as well as IDOT officials saying their crews will do pre-treat roads today ahead of the winter weather. MoDOT says while most of tomorrow`s snow will likely melt on the roadways because of warmer pavement temperatures, there is concern about moisture […]

  • St. Louis Home & Garden Show at America’s Center this weekend

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – It might be snowy and cold outside this weekend, but it’s all about spring and summer inside at the annual Builders St. Louis Home & Garden Show, which runs through Sunday. Nearly 400 exhibitors in more than 1,400 booths are filling out America’s Center downtown with everything you could need or want for your home and garden spread across 380,000 square-feet of the convention center. The show is basically broken up into seven different areas, from […]

  • Soulard to have 16 new security cameras by fall

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- More than a dozen new security cameras are coming to Soulard to help increase security and cut down on crime. Nearly $200,000 was raised from different sources to make the cameras a reality. Many cameras are already up in the Soulard area. The difference is the cameras up now in Soulard are all privately owned. They are being installed in conjunction with St. Louis Police and will be linked in with the Real Time Crime Center […]

  • Lyda Krewson wins Democratic primary for St. Louis mayor

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The primary election results are in and St. Louis could be on its way to having its first ever woman mayor. In a crowded field of seven democratic mayoral candidates, Alderwoman Lyda Krewson came out on top holding off St. Louis City Treasurer Tishaura Jones. Krewson now becomes the strong front runner in next month`s general election to replace mayor Francis Slay who did not run for another term. Krewson, the 28th Ward Alderwoman, won […]

  • Pope appoints local monsignor ‘auxiliary bishop’ to Archdiocese of St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Big news for the Archdiocese of St. Louis as Pope Francis appoints an auxiliary bishop to the archdiocese. Monsignor Mark Rivituso received the appointment Tuesday. Rivituso has been with the archdiocese since he was ordained to the priesthood back in 1988. Before this elevation, he was the Archdiocese’s Vicar General. In his new position, Rivituso is basically the second in command in the Archdiocese to Archbishop Robert Carlson. Rivituso will work closely with Carlson in many […]

  • Voters head to polls for St. Louis city’s primary

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-It’s primary election day in the city of St. Louis. Voters are heading to the polls to decide which party candidates will run in the general election next month. The contest garnering the most attention is the race to see who will replace St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay who is not running for another term. Twelve candidates are in the running; seven Democrats, three Republicans, a Green Party candidate and a Libertarian Party candidate. Other races include the […]

  • ‘Show it 2 Vote’ campaign launches at City Hall

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Missouri’s Secretary of State and two state representatives launched the campaign this morning to educate people about Missouri’s new controversial photo voter ID law. Voters passed the constitutional amendment in November, but it doesn’t take effect until June. The campaign about the new law is called ‘Show It 2 Vote.’ State Representative Justin Alferman (R-Hermann) crafted the law, which Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft supports. Representative Bruce Franks Jr., a Democrat from the City of […]

  • Loop Trolley cars prepare for debut on tracks

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Major milestones for the Loop Trolley project as it gets closer to becoming a reality later this year. For the first time Thursday, Fox 2 News had a close look at the first newly refurbished trolley car. It is one of three cars that will eventually run on the trolley line from the Delmar Loop to Forest Park. For the past few months, the meticulously restored trolley cars have been undergoing testing and refurbishing at […]

  • Damage assessment continues in Perryville

    PERRYVILLE, MO (KTVI) – Authorities are still tallying the damage the day after a deadly tornado tore through the Perryville area, leaving behind major destruction. The emergency management director for the area said some 40 homes in the entire Perryville area were either destroyed or seriously damaged by the tornado, but that number could rise. The twister hit just before 8 p.m. Tuesday night, carving out a 13-mile damage path. Dozens of homes were destroyed and approximately 60 families were […]