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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
  • Toddler brutally attacked by family dog; grandma loses fingertips during the ordeal

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY (KTVI) – A 22-month-old girl is in critical condition after she was attacked by her family`s  dog. It happened at a St. Charles County home. The little girl is fighting for her life; her grandmother was also seriously hurt as well. The dog that attacked the child, an 80 pound pit bull mix, has already been euthanized.  The attack happened Thursday night at a home on Essex Street in unincorporated St. Charles County.  Authorities got the call around 6:45pm. […]

  • Garage fire destroys three vintage cars leaving Ballwin family devastated

    BALLWIN, MO (KTVI) – A Ballwin family is picking up the pieces after a fire destroys three vintage cars.  The cars were in a detached garage that went up in flames.  It all happened at a home on Rauscher Drive not far from Manchester Road. Firefighters received the call around 8:00pm Wednesday night.  When they arrived, flames were already shooting out of the garage and it could not be saved.  The garage and the cars inside it are a complete […]

  • Bicyclist struck by semi near Tucker and Convention

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A bicyclist was struck by a semi near Tucker and Convention Wednesday morning.  The accident happened around 12:15 a.m.  Police say the bicyclist was hurt but his injuries are minor.  It is unclear how the bicyclist and semi collided. The 43-year-old cyclist was knocked off of his bike and taken to a hospital for treatment. He is in stable condition. The driver of the semi did not appear to be hurt.  He stopped, was questioned […]

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    11-Hour standoff in Creve Coeur ends peacefully; suspect in custody

    (KTVI) – A standoff in Creve Coeur has ended peacefully after nearly 11 hours.  Authorities say the suspect is a male and he is safe and in custody. A police spokesperson told reporters that they were contacted by a concerned relative around 11:45 p.m. Sunday night.  The 27-year-old male had a firearm inside his apartment at Kings Landing located on North New Ballas Road. Before officers arrived, the suspect fired a shot either by accident or some other means, but […]

  • Tim McCarver inducted into St. Louis Walk of Fame Monday

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – There was a special honor Monday for a former Cardinals and Hall of Fame broadcaster.  Tim McCarver will be inducted into the St. Louis Walk of Fame.  McCarver’s star can be found on Delmar Boulevard, across from the Moonrise Hotel. The induction ceremony took place at 11:30 a.m.  McCarver was on hand for the festivities. Many people know him best for his years working baseball games with Joe Buck on FOX.  But McCarver has quite […]

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    Fire official: One injured in manhole explosion in downtown St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI)  –  The St. Louis Fire Department says one person was injured in a flash fire inside a manhole in downtown St. Louis Friday morning. Crews were called to the scene at 10th and Chestnut around 9 a.m.  According to the fire officials a worker was taking out de-energized wires for Ameren.  One of the de-energized lines hit a live line and caused a flash fire. The worker suffered minor burns and was taken to an area hospital […]

  • Cardinals- Red Sox deal reactions

    (KTVI) – The Cardinals have a different look Friday morning after being part of a major shake up right before the baseball trade deadline.  The Redbirds sent Allen Craig and Joe Kelly to the Boston Red Sox.  In return, the Cards will get pitcher John Lackey from Boston. This was a surprise deal that really shook up the Cardinals Clubhouse.  The hope is that bringing in a seasoned veteran pitcher such as John Lackey, will help the Cardinals make a […]

  • Stores getting ready for Missouri sales tax holiday

    (KTVI) – Missouri`s sales tax holiday weekend starts in a matter of hours. Thousands of people will flock to stores to get back to school items tax free. It starts at midnight tonight and runs through Sunday. Shoppers can buy items including back to school supplies, clothes and computers without paying any state sales tax. Workers at the Walmart in the Chesterfield Commons spent today stocking shelves. The store manager Phillip Keene hopes customers will not only buy tax free […]

  • Woman shot and killed while walking with her grandchildren

    (KTVI) – St. Louis police homicide detectives are busy again investigating another murder.  The latest victim is a grandmother caught in the crossfire while walking with her grandchildren. Police were called to Wednesday night around 7:45 p.m. at Hodiamont and Lotus near the city`s border with Wellston.  Authorities say Juliette Cleveland-Davis, 46, was walking north on Hodiamont with her three grandchildren when two suspects started shooting a group of people. Davis was shot in the chest.   She was rushed to […]

  • Police looking for trucker that fled fatal accident

    MARINE, IL (KTVI) – Part of westbound I-70 in Madison County, Illinois was completely closed Wednesday morning after a deadly crash overnight between two tractor trailers and a passenger car.  The westbound lanes of I-70 were shut down and cars were re-routed at Route 4.  Illinois State Police accident reconstruction crews are handling the case. The crash happened around 1:50 a.m. According to Illinois State Police, the driver of the Impala was traveling on I-70 westbound at milepost 18 and […]

  • St. Clair County leaders approve Medical Marijuana farm

    BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) – St. Clair County leaders give the green light for a medical marijuana farm near Marissa. It would be the first ever such farm in the metro east. Board members overwhelmingly approved the Marissa pot farm by a vote of 21-4 at a meeting on Monday. The proposed medical marijuana farm would be located along Route 13 near Marissa. It would be a 20,000 square foot facility built on 14 acres. Ever since Illinois state lawmakers legalized […]

  • Flames engulf Lake St. Louis apartment complex carport; 32 cars destroyed

    LAKE ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Thirty-two cars are either damaged or destroyed after a carport went up in flames at a Lake St. Louis apartment complex early Monday morning.  The fire happened at the Camden Cedar Lake Apartments in Lake St. Louis near  Highway 40.  It caused extensive damage. The carport is gone. Ananta Poolla was one of several residents awakened by the explosion-like sounds.  His Ford Escape was destroyed in the carport. “By the time I came out, […]