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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
  • Execs sleep outside to raise awareness, money for homeless children

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Despite the bitter cold overnight temperatures, 20 St. Louis area executives spent the night outside to raise awareness and money for homeless children. These business leaders were given sleeping bags and cardboard boxes to lie on. The group headed outside around 10p.m. Thursday night. This annual event is organized by the Covenant House, Missouri. It’s a non-profit group which dedicates 100 percent of its resources to homeless, runaway and other at-risk youth not in the foster […]

  • Road crews taking precautions for morning commute

    TOWN & COUNTRY, MO (KTVI)- Flakes are flying around the St. Louis metro area and that means road crews are out in force this morning on both sides of the river. Traffic is moving smoothly at this early hour. MoDOT officials say they’ve deployed trucks out all around the metro area to keep the roads clear. More than 200 trucks have been on the roads since 7p.m. Wednesday night. The company did not treat the roads in advance of this […]

  • NFL surveying Rams fans on proposed stadium in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Rams Owner Stan Kroenke’s plans to build an NFL stadium in Los Angeles could take a big step forward as soon as tonight. At the same time, the NFL is sending surveys out to Rams fans asking their thoughts on a new stadium in St. Louis. City leaders in Inglewood, California, where Kroenke wants to build an 80,000 seat NFL stadium will be reviewing the plans at a meeting Tuesday night. They will be looking at […]

  • Police to increase presence in Dutchtown, parts of Gravois Park neighborhoods

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- For the third time within one month, St. Louis police are kicking off another ‘hot spot’ policing initiative. Police will increase their presence in Dutchtown and parts of the Gravois Park neighborhoods. The last operation targeted Wells-Goodfellow, Hamilton Heights and the West End. During that operation, police made 92 arrests and seized 14 guns. Before that effort, the first hot spot policing initiative took place in the last week of January. That targeted the 5th Ward […]

  • Protesters interrupt McCulloch during SLU Law School forum on Ferguson

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Dramatic moments this morning at the SLU law school downtown where St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch addressed a crowd at the symposium titled, “The Thin Blue Line: Policing Post-Ferguson.” McCulloch was interrupted three different times by protesters during his speech. On the first occasion, people stood up and put McCulloch on a mock trial relating to the Michael Brown case. They were eventually taken away by police. Then, another group stood up with mike […]

  • Chargers, Raiders announce plans to build NFL stadium in Los Angeles

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- There is big news this morning that could have a significant impact on the Rams future in St. Louis. The San Diego Chargers and the Oakland Raiders have announced plans to build a stadium in the Los Angeles area that both teams would share. We know the Rams will be playing at the Edward Jones Dome for the upcoming NFL season but beyond that is unclear. The stadium being proposed by the Chargers and the Raiders […]

  • Pitchers, catchers report for spring training Feb. 19

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-  On this coldest day so far of the winter season we are talking about spring! Pitchers and catchers officially report today for the Cardinals spring training and the one year anniversary of Ballpark Village is fast approaching. It won`t be long before Ballpark Village is crowded with Cardinals fans having a great time before, during and after the games. Although only pitchers and catchers officially report today, many other Cardinals are already in Jupiter. The first […]

  • Local teens attend “Young Women of Power Summit”

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Dozens of high school students had a special day of education Wednesday and it all took place outside of their normal classrooms. Around 40 students took part in the first ever ‘Young Women of Power Summit.’ The kids were from Vashon High School, Confluence Academy and Covenant House. The event featured motivational speakers, mentoring sessions and panel discussions aimed at empowering young women toward success. Some of the discussions focused on conflict resolution and women in […]

  • AAA assisting motorists in extremely cold conditions

    TOWN & COUNTRY, MO (KTVI)- The frigid cold and our latest round of snow is making for another busy morning for road crews. It`s also taking a toll on our cars. Representatives for AAA in Town & Country are taking calls to help motorists from across six states. Officials expect workers to take lots of calls today and tomorrow for drivers with dead batteries and problems with windshield wipers and windshield fluid. Overnight there were road issues with more snow. […]

  • Red light cameras not coming back in St. Peters, mayor says

    ST. PETERS (KPLR) – It appears red light cameras won’t be coming back in St. Peters even if the city wins a court case challenging a countywide ban of the devices. St. Peters Mayor Len Pagano tells the St. Louis Post-Dispatch the city will keep its red light cameras turned off, no matter what happens with the pending court case. Pagano says the board of aldermen is expected to approve a resolution next week terminating the city’s nine-year contract with […]

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    Red light cameras not coming back in St. Peters, mayor says

    ST. PETERS, MO (KPLR) – It appears red light cameras won’t be coming back in St. Peters even if the city wins a court case challenging a countywide ban of the devices. St. Peters Mayor Len Pagano tells the St. Louis Post-Dispatch the city will keep its red light cameras turned off, no matter what happens with the pending court case. Pagano says the board of aldermen is expected to approve a resolution next week terminating the city’s nine-year contract […]

  • 1 child dies, another in critical condition in Hyde Park fire

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- A seven-year-old girl is dead and her six-year old sister is in critical condition after their Hyde Park home caught fire. The fire began around 5:15a.m. Friday morning at a home located in the 3900 block of North 21st Street in north St. Louis. Fire crews arrived to find both children trapped on the second floor. Firefighters heard screams and were able to rescue the girls. They were transported to Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital for treatment. […]

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