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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
  • 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 […]

  • St. Louis Police Department gets new headquarters building

    (KTVI) – It will be a historic weekend for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department.  They are finally moving into a new headquarters building located at 1915 Olive Boulevard. According to the Associated Press, the department is swapping a 100-year-old building for one constructed in 1990. The department bought a nine-story building once used by financial services firm A.G. Edwards for $2.7 million using asset forfeiture money. Police officials will lead a march from the old headquarters to the new […]

  • C.O.P.S. cycle across Illinois; Supporting lives lost in the line of duty

    ALTON, IL (KTVI) – Dozens of law officers and others will be riding bicycles across Illinois Thursday morning.  They’re in Alton to support the families of law officers who have been killed in the line of the duty.  A ceremonial back tire dip into the Mississippi River is slated to take place at 7 a.m.  Then the riders will take off. These cyclists are law enforcement officers from various agencies along with survivors and supporters of officers who have been […]

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    Three hospitalized after car crashes into parked cars in driveway

    JENNINGS, MO (KTVI) – Three people are hospitalized after a car crashed into two SUV’s parked in the driveway of a home in the 9400 block of Halls Ferry Road at Cozens. Police say a silver Toyota Corolla going south on Halls Ferry side swiped another car, lost control and hit two SUV’s parked in the driveway of that home.  People were inside. The side-swiped car hit a utility pole. According to LaSandra Scott, owner of the home and both […]

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    Candidates faceoff for St. Louis County Executive seat

    (KTVI)- There could be more fireworks Wednesday in the already heated race for St. Louis County Executive.  A new ad is coming out and a candidate`s forum is set to take place. County Executive Charlie Dooley is being challenged in the upcoming August 5th primary by democratic county council member Steve Stenger.  Today, Dooley is releasing his latest ad which Dooley`s communications director says highlights Steve Stenger`s role in human trafficking including the victimization of women and young girls.  The […]

  • Depressed lanes in front of Arch closed this weekend

    (KTVI) – All the depressed lanes in front of the arch in downtown st. Louis are closed for the weekend. The work is critical to the future of the renovations around the Archgrounds. MoDOT is bringing in large steel beams to place over the highway. Crews will place 40 girders across the highway.  Each beam weighs 14 tons and is 100 feet long.  Crews are going to place massive beams over the depressed lanes in order to start the structure […]

  • Monarch Fire Protection District employee rally

    (KTVI) – More controversy could come to a head today in a west county fire district that has already seen a lot of conflict.  Firefighter union members in the Monarch Fire Protection District will hold a rally before a disciplinary hearing for one of its members.  Union members say they will hold a rally at 3pm to support their shop steward Chris Gelven who is also a captain inthe district. Gelven could face discipline for speaking with the media after […]

  • St. Louis police identify double homicide victims

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Two people murdered overnight have been identified. St. Louis police say Tony Jordan, 32, and Jessica Thompson, 25, both of the 5800 block of Cabanne were shot and killed. A baby was taken from the scene unharmed.  Officers received a call around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday morning from an apartment building on Cabanne Avenue at Goodfellow.  Police say Jordan was found outside the building. He had been shot in the head. Thompson was found inside the […]

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    St. Charles man dead following officer involved shooting

    GRANITE CITY, IL (KTVI) – An officer involved shooting in Granite City has left one St. Charles man dead.  Around 4:15 a.m. Wednesday morning, police received a call for a distraught individual at the Phillips 66 gas station on Route 203 at Maryville Road.  When Granite City officers arrived, they found a man inside of his car located behind the building. As two officers approached the car, the individual pointed a gun at them.  Officers gave the man several commands […]

  • Festus Police Chief under fire following no confidence vote

    FESTUS, MO (KTVI) – Longtime Festus Police Chief Tim Lewis is under fire after a convincing vote of no confidence against him by his own officers.  The union representing the Festus police officers is calling Chief Lewis incompetent but the chief says he has done nothing wrong.  Lewis has been with the Festus police department for 32 years and has been the chief for about 15 and a half years. Bill Stark, a representative with the officer`s union- Laborers Local […]

  • Settlement reached in priest sex abuse trial; details will remain confidential

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A settlement is reached in a civil sexual abuse case against the St. Louis Archdiocese and former priest Joseph Ross. The deal was announced just before the case was set to go to trial this morning downtown at the Carnahan Courthouse. Jury selection was slated to start for the case. Instead, a settlement was announced at a short hearing before Judge Jimmie Edwards at 8am. Ross was the first priest defrocked by the St. Louis […]