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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.

Want to send me a news tip? E-mail me at chris.regnier@tvstl.com


Recent Articles
  • Greitens’ political future faces test in legislative report

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A special Missouri House committee investigating an invasion of privacy charge against Missouri Governor Eric Greitens will release its findings Wednesday afternoon. The much-anticipated report is scheduled to be made public at 5 p.m. After its release, Republican and Democratic leaders in Jefferson City will speak at the state capitol as will members of the special committee. The House Special Investigative Committee on Oversight met again behind closed doors Tuesday at the capitol. They are also slated […]

  • Learn the proper pour for national beer day from a brewmaster

    ST. LOUIS, MO — National beer day is Saturday.  What better way to mark the occasion than with one of the world’s most famous beer companies, Anheuser Busch-Inbev. The Biergarten at the Anheuser Busch brewery in south St. Louis has plenty of products to sample.   Senior Brewmaster Travis Moore spends his days brewing Budweiser and Bud Light.   He shows the proper way to pour a beer.

  • Lanes of eastbound I-64 close near downtown St. Louis for pothole repair

    ST. LOUIS —You could face some big backups if you’re heading into downtown on eastbound I-64 Wednesday. That`s because MoDOT has closed lanes the two right lanes near Vandeventer to fix potholes. That leaves only one eastbound lane open in this area for the morning rush-hour. This is the same issue that MoDOT was dealing with late last week. MoDOT closed the same two lanes last Thursday night to make pothole repairs. That closure lasted well into Friday and caused significant delays […]

  • ‘Metro Reimagined’ overhaul to headline public transit meetings

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Metro is starting a series of public meetings to lay out a plan that will overhaul public transit around the St. Louis area. People can not only learn more about the plan known as “Metro Reimagined” but they can also ask questions and give feedback on the proposal. Last week Metro workers were handing out brochures to riders talking about the new plan. Metro Reimagined is designed to enhance the transit system and develop a new […]

  • Slick spots on area roads after Easter snow

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Road crews were out on both sides of the Mississippi River Monday morning to check for slick spots after winter weather moved in on Easter Sunday. Elevated surfaces like bridges, as well as ramps and overpasses, were areas of concern for potential slick spots. Several MoDOT trucks could be seen going over the Blanchette Bridge in St. Charles before daylight. MoDOT officials said they had many crews out Sunday afternoon into last night as the storm moved […]

  • Three hide in bathroom during burglary near Collinsville

    COLLINSVILLE, IL — Frightening moments overnight in Madison County after suspects break into a home with people inside including a young child. It happened just before midnight on Fairmont Avenue not far from Black Lane in the State Park area. The call originally came out as a home invasion. But investigators with the Madison County Sheriff`s Department now say what happened doesn’t rise to the level of a home invasion because nobody was threatened. But, it was certainly scary. Authorities tell […]

  • Billy Busch child assault case rescheduled for May 2

    CREVE COEUR, Mo. – Anheuser-Busch heir Billy Busch was issued a summons for fourth-degree assault in connection with an incident involving a child in November 2017. That case was originally slated to be heard in the municipal court Wednesday night at the Creve Coeur Government Center, but Creve Coeur police said the case has been rescheduled for May 2. The assault charge against Busch is a municipal ordinance violation. It was filed after an altercation last November at Chaminade College […]

  • Police investigate infant abuse in St. Charles County

    WELDON SPRING, Mo. – The St. Charles County Police Department is investigating a disturbing case of suspected child abuse Wednesday after a four-month-old baby boy wound up in the hospital. According to Val Joyner, a police spokesperson, the alleged physical abuse happened at the family’s home on Lafayette Drive, not far from Highway 94 in Weldon Spring. The baby has already been treated and released from a local hospital, Joyner said. The injuries are believed to be non-life threatening. The […]

  • Downtown St. Louis jewelry store break-in latest in string of burglaries

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Burglars hit another family-owned jewelry store. Kessler Mroz Jewelers is located near 8th and Olive in downtown St. Louis. Shattered glass from the front door is spilling into the street. Police say that they got the call for a break-in here about 4:20am Tuesday. Investigators say potentially three to four suspects broke into the store. At this point, it`s unclear what if anything might have been taken. The website for the store says it has been […]

  • MoDOT holding meeting on Manchester Road resurfacing

    ROCK HILL, MO — A major project along Manchester road will be the focus of a MoDOT open house style meeting that starts Monday afternoon and will continue into the evening. The project that MoDOT will be talking about is the resurfacing of about five miles of Manchester Road from Lindbergh in Kirkwood to Big Bend in the Maplewood area. Construction could start in 2020 But MoDOT wants to start making people aware of the project along that busy stretch of roadway. The […]

  • Jury will decide case against Greitens, judge rules

    ST. LOUIS – A series of courtroom defeats for Missouri Governor Eric Greitens on Monday, as a judge denied the governor’s defense team’s motion to throw out the case, as well as a request for a bench trial. Several issues in the Governor Greitens invasion of privacy case came before Judge Rex Burlison Monday morning, including a motion about whether the case would be heard by a jury or only in front of only a judge. The defense argued that the […]

  • Family attacked during armed home invasion; suspects at large

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Frightening moments for a family in Granite City. They were victims of an alleged home invasion with armed suspects. Police are not yet releasing a lot of details. They will confirm that they are investigating a home invasion and, at this point, nobody is in custody. The home invasion happened at around about 12:30am Monday on Wilson Avenue near National Avenue. There were four people in the home at the time; a 40-year-old mother and her […]