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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    Greitens blast Trump over latest comments about women

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Missouri`s Republican nominee for governor blasted Donald Trump for his vulgar statements about women on the video. But he stopped short of pulling his support for him. Eric Greitens appeared at a town hall meeting this morning at The Lodge in Des Peres. Speaking before a little more than 100 people, Greitens called his Democratic opponent for Missouri governor Chris Koster a ‘crooked, career politician’ and says he (Greitens) wants to take Missouri in a new […]

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    Pep Zone: Washington High School

    WASHINGTON, MO (KTVI)- It’s Friday and that means it’s time for the FOX 2 Pep Zone. We sent Chris Regnier to Washington High School to experience the #Bluejaypride! Thanks to @FOX2now and @chrisregniertv for visiting Washington High School this morning for the Fox 2 Pep Rally. #bluejaypride — Washington Schools (@SDofWashington) October 7, 2016

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    St. Louis County police officer shot Thursday morning dies from injuries

    SOUTH COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis County Officer Blake Snyder, 33, was killed while responding to a disturbance call Thursday morning. He leaves behind a wife and young child. Police say in a release to the media, “It is with a heavy heart that we can confirm that our officer has died from his injuries. The officer was 33 years old and had served St. Louis County for the past four years.” The officer and his partner were assigned to the […]

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    Accused truck thief a formerly convicted murderer, police say

    O’FALLON, MO (KTVI) – The O’Fallon, Missouri suspected of stealing a new truck during a test drive from a local dealership and leading police on a two-county chase is also a convicted murderer. James Noel, 46, is facing several charges related to this car theft, including three counts of assault or attempted assault on a law enforcement officer. According to investigators, Noel was test driving a new Ford F-150 around 10 a.m. Tuesday when he ordered the salesperson out of […]

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    4 officers shot at in Pine Lawn; 1 arrest made

    PINE LAWN, Mo. (AP) _ One suspect is in custody and a second is being sought after police officers were fired upon in the St. Louis suburb of Pine Lawn. Police say four officers were investigating a domestic disturbance Tuesday night when two suspects fired 20 to 25 shots before fleeing in a car. The officers were unharmed and did not return fire. One man was arrested after a chase that ended in St. Louis. Police are searching for the […]

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    Richmond Heights approves tax-supported expansion of The Boulevard

    RICHMOND HEIGHTS, MO (KTVI)- The Richmond Heights City Council approved a major expansion for The Boulevard, an upscale stretch of businesses, restaurants and luxury apartments across from the St. Louis Galleria. FOX 2’s Chris Regnier is live where the expansion is happening. According to our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the council gave unanimous approval to the project which could total up to $90 million. The expansion will take place south of where The Boulevard development sits now. The plans approved […]

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    Pep Zone: Cahokia High School

    CAHOKIA, IL (KTVI)- Friday in September means high school football and another edition of the FOX 2 Pep Zone. We sent our own Chris Regnier to Cahokia High School this morning to get hyped up with the Comanches!

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    White House approves $7 billion Boeing fighter jet sales to Kuwait, Qatar

    HAZELWOOD, MO (KTVI)-The White House approved a $7 billion sale of St. Louis built Boeing fighter jets to Kuwait and Qatar. The deal could help preserve thousands of jobs at Boeing and around the St. Louis region. According to our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch,  the jets being sold are the FA-18 E and F Super Hornets and the F-15 Eagles. The sale had been stalled for some time but now appears to be moving forward. Kuwait has asked to buy 28 super hornets with […]

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    Celebrating the service of disabled veterans by improving home accessibility and safety

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis area veterans and their families got free help with home improvement projects today thanks to Home Depot and Paraquad, Inc. It’s all part of the home improvement box store’s annual ‘celebration of service’ campaign across the country. Between September 1 and Veterans Day, Home Depot teams up with nonprofit groups to help veterans with disabilities and their families increase accessibility and safety at their homes. Paraquad selected people in 12 homes around St. Louis […]

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    SABMiller, AB InBev shareholders approve merger

    LONDON (AP) _ Budweiser maker Anheuser-Busch InBev’s 79 billion pound ($103 billion) takeover of SABMiller has cleared its final hurdle after investors approved plans to merge the world’s two biggest brewers. SABMiller said Wednesday that its shareholders approved the deal despite opposition from investors who saw their share of the payout shrink after pound plunged following Britain’s vote to the leave the European Union. AB InBev shareholders also backed the transaction. Regulators around the world have already approved the deal, […]

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    St. Charles County approves prescription drug monitoring program

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – St. Charles County took a historic step in fighting drug abuse when it passed an ordinance to establish a prescription drug monitoring program. The ordinance includes all municipalities in the County. “Prescription drug abuse and misuse is dangerous to the health, safety and welfare of our County’s residents. The resulting addiction often leads to the use of heroin,” said County Executive Steve Ehlmann. Missouri is the only state to not have a statewide PDMP. According to […]

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    Hilton reimagines Union Station Hotel under its ‘Curio Collection’

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The Hilton hotel chain is changing the way it promotes one of the most iconic landmarks in downtown St. Louis. The St. Louis Union Station Hotel is now part of Hilton’s ‘Curio Collection’ of hotels. According to Hilton, the Curio Collection is upscale and luxury hotels that are handpicked to offer distinctive experiences to guests. The Union Station Hotel has been a Hilton property for some time, known as a Doubletree Hotel. Hotel general manager Tim […]