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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
  • 17-year-old shot and killed on his birthday

    ST. LOUIS – Homicide detectives with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department are investigating the shooting death of a local teenager who was killed on his birthday. Armond Latimore was murdered shortly after he posted on Facebook about making it to his 17th birthday. Police received the call just before 1:15 p.m. Saturday afternoon in the 100 block of North Grand at Sullivan. Authorities said Latimore was shot in the head outside a neighboorhood chop suey restaurant. He was rushed to a […]

  • MoDOT closing I-44 between Hampton and Vandeventer Friday

    ST. LOUIS-  Major traffic trouble for drivers using a stretch of I-44 in the city of St. Louis starting Friday evening and continuing into Sunday morning. Starting at 8 p.m. The Missouri Department of Transportation will completely close Interstate 44 between Hampton and Vandeventer. Crews will close the eastbound 44 lanes at Hampton at 8p.m. then the westbound lanes at Vandeventer will shut down a few hours later at 11 p.m. All of the eastbound 44 lanes are slated to reopen Saturday, August  […]

  • St. Louis suburb says no to more beds at Washington University

    CLAYTON, Mo. –  The Clayton Board of Aldermen members and residents are upset with Washington University growth.  Expounding the growing university is impacting parking and noise. The concern is so great that the Clayton Board of Aldermen unanimously rejected the university`s request for adding more beds to their campus. According to our parteners at the Post- Dispatch, the decision by the Clayton Board of Aldermen came Tuesday, August 14. Wash U officials wanted to add a little more than 100 beds […]

  • Police ID sisters found dead in Whittier St. home

    ST. LOUIS – Investigators with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department have identified the sisters who were found dead in their north city home Tuesday morning. According to a police spokesperson, authorities responded to a call around 9:30 a.m. in the 3100 block of Whittier Street of the Greater Ville neighborhood, near Natural Bridge. The women were discovered by a boyfriend. One of the women was on the bed, while the other was located on the floor next to the bed. The boyfriend […]

  • Bodies found in home with toxic fumes and gunshot wound

    ST. LOUIS – Homicide detectives have taken over the investigation where the bodies of sisters were found dead Tuesday morning. According to the police department, authorities responded the call around 9:30 a.m. in the 3100 block of Whittier Street of the Greater Ville neighborhood, near Natural Bridge. Firefighters dressed in hazardous materials suits when they went into the home where the sisters who were in their 50′ s were found. The firefighters took precautions because authorities told FOX 2 that a potentially deadly gas […]

  • One dead, two injured following an overnight shooting north St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS – Homicide detectives with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department are investigating an overnight shooting in north St. Louis that left one person dead and two others injured. According to a police spokesperson, the shooting occurred just before midnight Monday in the 4400 block of Penrose Street near N. Newstead Avenue, that’s along the border of the Penrose and O’Fallons Park neighborhoods. When police arrived, they found a 25-year-old man dead at the scene, as well as a 60-year-old and […]

  • Pedestrian bridge construction closing Forest Park Parkway

    ST. LOUIS-   St. Louis County officials say Forest Park Parkway between Big Bend and Skinker will be completely closing to traffic from Friday morning until midnight on Monday. Authorities tell FOX 2 the closure is needed so that crews can continue the construction of a new Washing University Pedestrian Bridge over Forest Park Parkway. The new pedestrian bridge is replacing the one in that location which has already been demolished. The new bridge is going to be twice as wide […]

  • Visitation for former Florissant Mayor Robert Lowery

      ST. LOUIS-   Visitation will be held Thursday for the former mayor of Florissant Robert Lowery, Sr, he passed away after a half-century of public service. Most people throughout Florissant called him Bob Lowery.  He served the city of Florissant in different capacities for 50 years becoming a force in police work and politics Robert Lowery, Sr. rose from the ranks of a police officer to police chief in Florissant in 1979 he served in that position for 22 years.  He then became the mayor of Florissant […]

  • Two women taken to hospital after St. Louis stabbing

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Two women were taken to the hospital Wednesday at around 9:30am after a stabbing inside the Winter Garden apartment complex in 5700 block of Kingsbury Place.  It appears both victims were conscious when they were taken from the scene.  Police say that the suspect is still at large.  This appears to be a domestic dispute. A woman, who was inside the building, tells FOX 2 that she heard gunshots and yelling on the fourth floor. That […]

  • IDOT repairs could impact drivers traveling between Missouri and Illinois

    EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. –  Illinois Department of Transportation is making some needed repairs August 1 that could impact drivers traveling between Missouri and Illinois. IDOT has closed the right eastbound lane of I-70 at the mile marker apart of repairs across the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge; while crews make emergency repairs on a bridge joint. According to officials, the closure is slated to start around 6:30 a.m. and should re-open by 3 p.m. Wednesday. Drivers heading eastbound into Illinois can expect significant […]

  • New Cortex MetroLink station is now open

    ST. LOUIS-  The first new Metrolink station to be built in more than a decade in St. Louis is officially open Tuesday morning. This is Metrolink’s 38th and the first quarter-mile section of the Chouteau Greenway is providing a new transportation option for many in the Central Corridor. The new station is located between the Central West End and Grand stations where parking is at a premium. The location of this new station is critical, assuming more than 4,000  people work in […]

  • St. Charles officials unsettled with I-70 study

    ST. CHARLES, Mo. – MoDOT’s “Envision I-70” study talks about possible improvements to I-70 along a 40 mile stretch of the highway from just west of the I-70/ I-64 interchange in Wentzville to the end of the express lanes in downtown St. Louis. The ideas include upgrading interchanges, improving roads parallel to the highway and bettering the ability of bicyclists and pedestrians to get across I-70. However, our partners at The St. Louis Post Dispatch report that St. Charles County Executive […]