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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
  • Normandy puts limits on pet owners

    NORMANDY, Mo. _The Normandy City Council votes to limit how many pets residents can have in their homes. According to our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Normandy`s Mayor Patrick Green says the move comes after complaints from residents about the amount of animals in some homes. Green says it also gives city workers a concrete ordinance to enforce when they see a lot of animals running around a home. City leaders passed the legislation on Tuesday night. Under the […]

  • Carjacking ends with police chase, crash on Warne at Penrose

    JENNINGS, Mo. – A carjacking led to a police chase which ended in a crash in St. Louis City. Around 10:52 p.m., officers from the City of Jennings Precinct spotted a 2013 black Lexus near the Halls Ferry Circle. It was taken during a carjacking in Clayton on November 6. The officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop but the driver fled. They began chasing the vehicle through north St. Louis City for about 10 minutes. The pursuit ended in a […]

  • Trailnet to announce destinations for safe biking, walking trails

    CLAYTON, Mo. _Trailnet is making a major announcement today about a new set of biking and walking trails that could help connect destinations around St. Louis. Trailnet is a group that advocates for better walking and biking in the St. Louis region. Today`s announcement is going to reveal the destinations for St. Louis` first on-street protected walking and biking trails. The trails will be elevated sidewalks that are protected from vehicles. A Trailnet spokesperson says 25 destinations are being announced […]

  • Pizza delivery driver robbed at gunpoint near Gravois Park

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. _A pizza delivery driver was robbed at gunpoint overnight near Gravois Park. The search is on for suspects. Police say the driver was not physically hurt but certainly was shaken up. This all unfolded just before midnight on Pennsylvania near Winnebago in south St. Louis. A 20-year-old female pizza delivery driver was making a delivery in that area when she was confronted by three male suspects, who robbed her at gunpoint. Investigators say the suspects stole money […]

  • Paralyzed Ballwin police officer’s new home to be dedicated before Thanksgiving

    BALLWIN, Mo. – A Ballwin police officer shot and paralyzed in the line of duty will have a brand new home by Thanksgiving. The new home for Michael Flamion and his wife will be dedicated on November 21. The residence, located on Holloway Road, is not far from the Ballwin Police Department. The Gary Sinise Foundation has overseen the construction and many have stepped up so that the house can be donated to the Flamions. The house is a specially adapted […]

  • Former President Bill Clinton visits St. Louis Nov. 1

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Former President Bill Clinton is visiting St. Louis Wednesday touring projects that are part of the Clinton Foundation. His first stop is Gateway Elementary School at 9:30 a.m., to see how one of his initiatives is improving the health and physical activity of students. Clinton will be looking at how the Alliance for a Healthier Generation is working with the school to improve students’ health through things like lead-free water fountains, healthy and hot meals, a new community […]

  • New York terror suspect once arrested in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES, Mo. _The man suspected of the deadly New York terror attack was arrested in the St. Louis area just last year. Authorities say Sayfullo Saipov was arrested and booked into the St. Charles County Jail after a problem stemming from a big rig he was driving. Saipov was arrested by the Missouri Highway Patrol on October 21, 2016, after a warrant was issued for him when he failed to appear in court following a traffic citation in December […]

  • Local festivities make for ‘spooktacular’ Halloween

    MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. _First responders and others are stepping up to try and make Halloween safe and fun for kids. Maryland Heights firefighters are hosting their Annual Halloween Talking Pumpkin Fun at Firehouse #2. Between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m., kids are invited to come out, meet the talking pumpkin and get some treats. First responders in Ferguson are hosting a similar event. From 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. a Trunk or Treat is happening at Ferguson Firehouse #1 on […]

  • MoDOT to test gear, routes this week

    TOWN AND COUNTRY, Mo. – A chill is in the air and that means winter can`t be far behind. To prepare, MoDOT is testing its winter equipment and getting its snow battle plan ready this week. This Wednesday and Thursday, MoDOT crews all around the St. Louis region and the state will make sure they’re ready for winter weather by doing the winter operations drill. In the St. Louis region, crews will be conducting the drill both days on Wednesday and […]

  • Police watching home in St. Charles County after shots fired at party

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. _Shots are fired inside a St. Charles County home after a night of partying ends with violence including a man hitting his girlfriend. It all happened at a home on Hunting Creek Road. St. Charles County police responded but were not able to make contact with the man. Police say two men live at the home. The girlfriend of one of the men came over and all three went out drinking Thursday night. When they got […]

  • St. Louis native charged with murder in Grambling State killings

    GRAMBLING, La. – A young man from St. Louis is now facing murder charges in connection with a double homicide earlier this week at Grambling State University in Louisiana. The suspect is identified as 19 year old Jaylin Wayne, a freshman at Grambling State in Grambling, Louisiana near Monroe. Wayne attended Vashon High School in north St. Louis and graduated in the 2016 class. Wayne played football at Vashon. Wayne’s former coach, Kenneth Cooper, had been a mentor to Wayne […]

  • Child followed home from elementary school in Ladue district

    OLIVETTE, Mo. – Frightening moments in Olivette after a student is reportedly followed home from school.  Apparently this isn`t the first time something like this has happened this week. This all unfolded near Old Bonhomme Elementary school on Old Bonhomme road just off Olive. Authorities tell us a fourth-grade girl was walking home from the school Wednesday afternoon around 4:30pm when she was approached by an Asian man driving a black, four door car. The details of what exactly happened during […]