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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    East St. Louis teachers’ strike ends, classes resume Monday

    EAST ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Students in East St. Louis will be back in class on Monday after approval of a deal to end the teachers strike. On Friday afternoon, teachers in the East St. Louis voted to approve the new contract with the East St. Louis District 189 school district.  The agreement was then approved by the East St. Louis School District Board of Education and Financial Oversight Panel. Classes will resume on Monday, November 2, 2015. The District will make-up the 21 […]

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    Activists want state of emergency declared at West Lake Landfill

    BRIDGETON, MO (KTVI)- An activist group is asking Missouri Governor Jay Nixon to declare a state of emergency at the West Lake Landfill. The group, Just Moms STL, delivered a petition with more than 11,000 signatures to Governor  Nixon’s office today asking him to abate the dangers. This petition drive comes after a heated meeting Monday in Bridgeton between residents who live near the radioactive site and officials from several federal agencies. The environmental protection agency, which is in charge […]

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    NFL to host public hearing on Rams possible move to L.A.

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The NFL is hosting a hearing tonight on the future of the Rams in St. Louis. The meeting is part of the league’s protocol for franchise relocation. It will be held from 7-10p.m. at the Peabody Opera House. Rams season ticket holders and other members of the public will get the chance to ask questions of the NFL and tell them what they think about a possible Rams move. The league will also hold hearings this […]

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    Alderwoman introduces bill to require public vote on stadium funding

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- A bill that would require a public vote before any city funds are used to help finance the proposed new NFL stadium was officially introduced at the Board of Aldermen meeting Friday. The bill received a first reading at City Hall then was referred to the Convention and Tourism Committee for further review. The legislation is sponsored by 15th Ward Alderwoman Megan Green. It has five co-sponsors as well. Green believes the public should have a […]

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    Brett Hull joins the Blues to pitch St. Louis for the 2018 World Junior Hockey Championship

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The St. Louis Blues along with other local hockey figures spent today trying to land a major event for our area. Hall of famer Brett Hull was among those at Scottrade pitching St. Louis to host the 2018 World Junior Hockey Championship. St. Louis is competing with Buffalo and Pittsburgh for the tournament which features many future NHL stars under 20 years old. St. Louis organizers are calling our area the ‘Heartland of Hockey.’ Those with USA […]

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    Mayor’s office: Public vote could derail new NFL stadium

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Should city funds be used to finance a new NFL stadium? It could be put to a vote. The mayor’s office is concerned that an eleventh hour effort to require a public vote on authorizing city funds for a new stadium could kill the project. The ordinance requiring a vote on March 15, 2016 will be introduced Friday before the St. Louis Board of Aldermen. St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay warns such a requirement would […]

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    Body of missing man celebrating 21st birthday found in ditch

    TROY, MO (KTVI) – A birthday celebration turned tragic overnight for a Troy, Missouri man. Hours after celebrating his 21st birthday, the body of Kyle Glover was discovered in the middle of Highway 61 Wednesday morning. Missouri Highway Patrol investigators believe Glover was the victim of a hit and run. Authorities want to find the person responsible. Rachelle Horne said the person who hit her brother should have stopped and helped him. “They should have called 911 at least, could […]

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    Man found shot to death at scene of motorcycle crash

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- A murder in north St. Louis pushes the city’s number of homicides past the total in 2014. Authorities say EMS crews were responding to a call for an accident when they found man who had been shot overnight. The crew called police right away when they realized the man had gunshot wounds. It happened around 2a.m. near the intersection of Goodfellow and Page. There was a motorcycle at the scene inside the crime scene tape. There […]

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    Ribbon cutting to celebrate Forest Park Forever Tuesday

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A major improvement project to an area in and around Forest Park makes it more pedestrian and cyclist friendly. A ribbon cutting was held this morning to celebrate the completion of the $2 million project. It focused on the southwest edge of the park at Skinker Blvd and Oakland Avenue and also along Oakland itself. A mile-long sidewalk has been added along Oakland Avenue that runs from Skinker to Hampton. About two miles of bicycle […]

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    Body found in burning home in East St. Louis

    EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI) – Firefighters make a stunning discovery when they respond to a fire at an East St. Louis home. They found a man’s body inside. East St. Louis firefighters were called to the fire at a home on Linden Avenue about 11:30 p.m. Sunday. Once they got inside the home, they found the man in the living room. He was already dead. Authorities say the man lived in the house and the home was owned by […]

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    Cold temps greet Rock ‘N Roll half-marathon, 10k runners

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Thousands of runners braved a cold October morning to take part in the annual Rungevity Rock-N-Roll St. Louis Half Marathon and 10k.  The 13.1 half marathon and 10k started Sunday at 7:00am near Soldier’s Memorial in downtown St. Louis.  Organizers expected about 7,500 runners to take part in the races. Lots of local bands provided live entertainment along the course with performer Eric Hutchinson headlining a post-race concert. Local cheerleading squads will helped encourage the runners. Ukulele Fight […]

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    Task force submits term sheet to NFL for riverfront stadium

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The details for how a new stadium along the north riverfront would be financed are in the hands of the NFL this morning. But questions are being raised about the plan. The plan lays out how the stadium construction would be financed and how the City of St. Louis and the state plan to share revenue with the team that would play in the new stadium. It is known as a ‘term sheet.’ The submission […]