Regnier, Chris

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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    Two more victims in rash of St. Louis hit-and-run

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Another hit and run in north St. Louis. This makes three in that area in just over 24 hours. The latest victims are two men. Fortunately, their injuries are described as non-life threatening. Police say that both men are stable. The latest scene unfolded about 10:20pm Wednesday at Dr. Martin Luther King and North Kingshighway. Police say the two men were hit by a burgundy sedan that sped off following the incident. Investigators believe the […]

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    Blues, Blackhawks healthy heading into first-round series

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – Apparently, Ken Hitchcock is talked out about the Chicago Blackhawks. The St. Louis Blues coach cut his news conference short Tuesday a day ahead of the team’s first-round playoff matchup against the team that has won three Stanley Cups the last six seasons, including last year. Hitchcock said his team was at full strength for the first time all season and that it was nice to have choices heading into Game 1 at home on Wednesday […]

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    Canine security demonstration at Lambert Airport

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Authorities at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport will soon have another tool to make the airport safer. Explosives detection dogs from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will soon start working at Lambert. They will be at security checkpoints. On Tuesday morning, the TSA demonstrated how the dogs will help sniff out explosives. The TSA inspector and handler in the demonstration will be working at Lambert. “I want the passengers to feel a lot safer-not to say that […]

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    Metro reopens Spruce Street Bridge for Opening Day

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- A new multi-million dollar Metro bridge project right outside Busch Stadium was completed just in time for the big Cardinals home opener. The new Spruce Street Bridge over the Metrolink tracks by the Stan Musial Statue reopened over the weekend. It had been closed since October so crews could completely rebuild the bridge. The bridge features a new bridge deck, new supports and new wider sidewalks. Updates were also made to the Metrolink stadium station including […]

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    Cards to face Brewers Monday at Busch Stadium

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- After a shaky start in Pittsburgh with three straight losses, a weekend sweep of the Braves in Atlanta is giving Cardinals fans a reason for optimism on opening day! FOX 2’s Chris Regnier is live inside Ballpark Village with the details. Good morning from Busch Stadium!#OpeningDaySTL — St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) April 11, 2016 Look inside Ballpark Village this AM-quiet now but it will surely be hoppin' later with the Cards home opener today. […]

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    Busch siblings battle for Grant’s Farm before opening

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Just over a week before Grant`s Farm opens for the season there is more drama over who will own the iconic attraction. The four Busch siblings who had wanted to sell the park to the St. Louis Zoo now have made an offer to buy it. The four siblings who now want to buy the park call it one of St. Louis` most beloved attractions. Billy Busch, who made his own offer to buy Grant`s […]

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    Fire damages tire business in Festus

    FESTUS, MO (KTVI)- Flames gut a shuttered tire business overnight near Festus. This morning investigators say they may never know what exactly caused the fire. Crews rushed to the scene on Highway 67 South not far from I-55 about 1:25 a.m. When they arrived, flames were already shooting from the building. The fire quickly grew to two alarms with about 50 firefighters responding from eight different departments. More than a dozen were fire trucks at one point were at the […]

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    St. Louis County Election Board Director apologizes for Election Day mistakes

    MAPLEWOOD, MO (KTVI) – St. Louis County Election Board Director Eric Fay says words cannot describe his feelings about the elections day mistakes that cost some voters the opportunity to cast a ballot when they arrived at their polling place. “I sincerely apologize to the voters of St. Louis County who are affected by this today,” said Fay. He said ballots designed for one set of voters were essentially flip-flopped with other voters. The mistake left some precincts with way […]

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    Ballot shortage delays voting at 30 St. Louis County precincts

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) –  A request to keep polls open an extra two hours in St. Louis County precincts that had ballot troubles has been denied by a St. Louis County judge. Attorneys will now seek an appeal.  Currently the polls will close at 7pm. Governor Jay Nixon issues this statement about the mess: “Ensuring elections are run freely, fairly and effectively is one of government’s most important and fundamental responsibilities. What is occurring in St. Louis County is […]

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    Several Missouri school districts seek property tax increases

    O’FALLON, MO (KTVI) – Several school districts in and around the St. Louis area are asking voters for property tax increases in the April 5 election. That revenue is slated to help fund everything from expanding pre-school, to maintaining buildings, to paying teachers and staff. In the Fort Zumwalt district, Proposition K asks voters to approve a 48 cent tax hike. District Superintendent Bernard DuBray says the money is needed to hire technology staff, give teachers raises and help to balance […]

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    MoDOT implementing Travel Safe Zone Apr. 4 in St. Charles County

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- MoDOT is trying to make a hazardous stretch of highway in St. Charles County safer. A travel safe zone is starting today along a stretch of I-70 in Wentzville. It runs both east and westbound on i-70 between Route A and Wentzville Parkway in Wentzville. MoDOT says studies are showing that the number of serious and fatal crashes along that stretch of highway are greater than the average on similar highways. That is why the […]

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    Armed robbery near Galleria leads to police chase, crash

    BRENTWOOD, MO (KTVI)- A late night armed robbery near the St. Louis Galleria led to a police chase and crash. Brentwood police were searching for three men wanted for an armed robbery at or near the mall Wednesday night. The chase went from St. Louis County into St. Louis City where their vehicle crashed at Clara Avenue and Natural Bridge. The suspects ran from that location. No injuries were reported. The Brentwood police car was damaged during the incident, possibly […]