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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    Eric Greitens wins GOP primary for Missouri Governor

    CRESTWOOD, MO (KTVI)- Political newcomer Eric Greitens aimed high in his first bid for elective office and came out on top Tuesday as Missouri’s GOP candidate for Governor, according to Associated Press projections. Greitens, a retired Navy SEAL and one-time Democrat, topped Lt. Governor Peter Kinder, former Missouri House Speaker Catherine Hanaway, and businessman John Brunner in a campaign that featured relatively few demonstrable policy differences among those in the field, but still saw an expensive, and at times bitter […]

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    It’s Election Day for the 2016 Missouri primary

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- It’s Election Day for the 2016 Missouri primary. Voters will choose the party candidates who will face off in the November general election. The polls open at 6 a.m. and will stay open until 7 p.m. Officials are expecting a 31 percent turnout. The most hotly contested race is for the republican nomination for governor. The four candidates are businessman John Brunner, former Navy Seal Eric Greitens, former U.S. Attorney and Missouri House Speaker Catherine Hanaway and current Lieutenant Governor Peter […]

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    Carbondale police officer shot, taken to St. Louis-area hospital

    A police officer has been shot and is in “serious” condition, according to a news release from the Carbondale, Illinois, police department. Police on patrol just before midnight Sunday heard gunshots fired, drove toward the spot of the gunfire, and pursued a vehicle driving away. Several shots were fired from the car which struck the pursuit vehicle, injuring one of the officers. The officers did not return fire. The injured officer was initially taken to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale where […]

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    Hearing for higher bond in Ballwin police shooting delayed

    CLAYTON, MO (KTVI)- A hearing to potentially increase the bond for the man accused of shooting Ballwin police officer Mike Flamion has been postponed.  Antonio Taylor, 31, is charged with assault on a police officer, armed criminal action and being a felon in possession of a firearm. He is jailed at the justice center in Clayton. Taylor was slated to have a court hearing about his bond Wednesday morning at 9 a.m. But now that has been postponed until at least this coming Monday, August […]

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    Police investigate multiple overnight shootings

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-St. Louis Police have their hands full with several different shootings happening overnight. So far they have not made any official connections but say they are certainly considering that possibility. Fortunately, no one has been killed. The incidents are all being handled at the district level, homicide detectives have not called in. Police are investigating four different shootings in the city. We have also heard reports of a fifth shooting where someone may have shown up at a hospital after being […]

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    Tenants evacuated following apartment fire

    FLORISSANT, MO (KTVI) – Seven people had to be rescued after a two-alarm broke out at a Florissant apartment building overnight. The fire occurred around 3:45 a.m. at the Waterford Square Apartments, located in the 3000 block of Country Green Court, near McCluer North High School. The fire started in the basement storage area of a four-unit building. Although seven people had to be rescued, no one needed to be taken to a hospital. More than 50 firefighters from nine […]

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    MoDOT, City of O’Fallon to hold public hearing on I-70 at Route K improvements

    O’FALLON, MO (KTVI)- Improving a busy stretch of I-70 and the areas around it in O`Fallon, Missouri will be the focus of a MoDOT meeting later today. The planned improvements are at and around the I-70 interchange with Highway K/Main Street in O`Fallon. Today MoDOT wants your input on the plans during an open house style public hearing. MoDOT says over the past ten years traffic along I-70 and the Highway K/Main Street corridors in O`Fallon has increased dramatically and […]

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    Child, 3, killed in crash near Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A toddler died Sunday in a crash near the Missouri side of the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge. The crash happened just north of downtown at Tucker and Cass. Police got the call just after 11:05 p.m. Investigators tell us two vehicles were involved in the wreck, including a 2006 Hummer H3. According to police, the Hummer was traveling northbound on Tucker approaching Cass when a Mercedes Benz—also traveling northbound—crossed over and struck the Hummer. The […]

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    Police searching for suspect in South County double homicide

    SOUTH COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- St. Louis County Police are investigating a double murder overnight in Lemay. The bodies of a man and a woman were both found inside of a home on Kayser Avenue just off Lemay Ferry Road just before 12:30 a.m. Investigators have identified a suspect and a suspect vehicle. They are searching for John Hamm, a white male, 42-years of age. Hamm is considered armed and dangerous. Authorities believe he has fled the St. Louis area; however, his […]

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    Smash and grab robbers hit St. Louis store 3 times in 8 days

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – For the third time in eight days, a north St. Louis store is hit in a smash and grab. Workers at the Dollar Tree at Kingshighway and Page arrived this morning to find a front window smashed. Shattered glass was both inside and outside the store. Store officials say this break in comes after the store was hit on two consecutive nights by smash and grab thieves last week. The front door windows are still […]

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    Triple shooting leaves 2 dead in south city

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Two people are dead and a third is fighting for life at a hospital after a triple shooting overnight in south St. Louis. Police say the only victim who was transported from the scene still alive was conscious but barely breathing. The shooting took place around 12:30 a.m. on Texas Avenue at Pestalozzi. Investigators say the victims were three adult males. The two people who were killed were inside of a minivan. They were both pronounced dead at […]

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    Woman robbed at gunpoint in the Central West End

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis police are dealing with another disturbing crime overnight in the Central West End. A person was robbed at gunpoint and it’s not the first time that has happened recently. This latest crime happened at North Euclid and McPherson about 1:50 a.m. Police said the victim, an adult woman, was outside on the street when a man confronted her armed with a gun. The suspect took money from the woman, but she was not harmed. […]