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.

Recent Articles
  • 3 killed, 2 wounded in three separate shootings across St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Police are investigating three separate shootings that happened overnight in St. Louis. When it was over, three people were murdered and five people were shot. There are no suspects in custody. The shootings happened in north city within hours of one another. Police do not believe they are connected in any way. The first shooting happened around 10:25 p.m. on Margareta near North Taylor, near a city fire station. Two men, ages 19 and 24, […]

  • Portion of Lindbergh to close Tuesday in South County

    SOUTH COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- A busy stretch of Lindbergh Boulevard will close Tuesday in South County. Lindbergh between east Concord Road and Rusty Road near Interstate 55 is going to completely close for two weeks. MoDOT says the closure is needed so crews can replace a stretch of Lindbergh that goes over some Burlington Norther Santa Fe railroad tracks. Officials say the Lindbergh Bridge over the tracks is about 40-years-old and needs a major overhaul to extend its lifespan another […]

  • Domestic dispute leads to fatal shooting in O’Fallon, MO

    O’FALLON, MO (KTVI)-One man is dead and another is in police custody after a domestic dispute turns deadly overnight. It happened around 1:00am at a trailer home on Pinto Circle in the Rolling Meadows Mobile Home Park in O’Fallon, MO. According to St. Charles County police, a 24-year-old man and his 21-year-old ex-fiancé had dinner Friday evening to discuss their two-year-old son. That discussion continued at the man’s home after dinner. The woman’s current boyfriend, William McMahan, 26, of Foley, […]

  • Mathews Dickey hosts college fair and career day

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)_Dozens of young men got some valuable life guidance Friday at the Mathews Dickey Boys and Girls Club in north St. Louis. About 50 young men, from sixth graders to seniors, took part in the “Maleness to Manhood Workshop Series” college fair and career day. Each young man was paired with a mentor from various businesses. The kids heard a panel discussion with speakers talking on topics including careers, branding yourself and moral development. Then the young […]

  • Two jet skiers safe after being rescued from Meramec River

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KTVI)- Two men were rescued from the Meramec River after the jet skis they were on somehow became disabled. Fortunately they were not injured. Authorities first got the call on this whole situation about 11pm last night. That call was for two missing people out of George Winter Park in Fenton. St. Louis County Police put up their helicopter and four different fire departments responded. The helicopter spotted the pair in the Meramec River at the I-55 […]

  • Special Olympics Torch Relay makes its way to Clayton

    CLAYTON, MO (KTVI)- The Special Olympics torch run made a special stop at the St Louis County Police Department headquarters this morning in Clayton. A large, clapping crowd was on hand when the torch arrived at the county police headquarters around 9am. The torch- also known as the flame of hope- is being carried across the country. It will eventually wind up in Los Angeles for the Special Olympics world games that start July 25th. Torch run organizers say they […]

  • Clean up continues for 27 car train wreck in Eureka

    EUREKA, MO (KTVI)- Crews worked all night long trying to clean up a massive mess from a train derailment near Eureka. More than two dozen rail cars of a grain-hauling freight train derailed Tuesday afternoon on Lewis Road near the Crescent Farms Golf Course north of I-44. No injuries were reported. According to Union Pacific spokesman Mark Davis, the train was traveling from Iowa to Texas when 24 rail cars derailed. The accident blocked the tracks, which are used by […]

  • Uber execs to meet with St. Charles City Council

    ST. CHARLES, MO (KTVI)- Uber could soon become a reality in St. Charles County. According to our partners at the St. Louis Post- Dispatch, executives from the company will meet with the St. Charles City Council Tuesday night to seek approval to operate the UberX service inside city limits. Uber’s general manager Shah says their goal is to begin fully operating this summer. They’re excited and optimistic. The service is cleared in portions of St. Charles County but the company is […]

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    Family of fatal hit ‘n’ run victim cries for justice

    Kayla Troupe's son puts up flyer today trying to find out who driver was that hit and killed his mom then left scene. — Chris Regnier (@chrisregniertv) June 8, 2015 ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The family of a woman killed by a hit and run driver earlier this year in north St Louis is doing all they can to try and crack the case. Kayla Troupe, 47, was hit and killed as she was leaving Nick’s Bar and Grill […]

  • Multiple shootings push murder count to 76 in St. Louis City

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Gun violence plagued the City of St. Louis again over the weekend. Three more people were murdered and several others were shot. Police say officers went to an area hospital within the past hour to meet with a man who was reportedly shot in the foot. The injury was non-life threatening. However, police are still trying to sort out the details. What is clear is that the city murder count is on the rise again. […]

  • St. Louis tallies 75th homicide overnight, at least four others shot

    ] ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-More violence on the streets of St. Louis overnight. Three people shot in two different incidents, including one homicide. The city’s 75th homicide this year happened at an apartment building in south St. Louis at Chippewa at Morganford. Police say Jeremy McCartney, 24, was shot in the chest and killed. Police discovered the victim after officers were flagged down by a witness around 3:00am Sunday. They officers were actually on their way to another call but re-routed […]

  • Police search for man who robbed Moto Mart in north St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- There were frightening moments overnight at a north St. Louis convenience store after a man armed with a handgun robbed the establishment. The robbery occured at Moto Mart located at Riverview and I-270. Officers responded to the call around 12:45a.m. One man entered the store wearing dark clothing and something covering a portion of his face. The store manager says the covering went up to the robber`s nose. Investigators say the man pulled out a handgun […]