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.

Recent Articles
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    Police investigate five overnight shootings

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- It has been a violent night in St. Louis as police respond to four separate shootings. There was a fifth shooting where someone showed up at a hospital after being shot at a separate location. Fortunately none of the shootings at this point has been deadly. The latest one happened at 10th and Cass around 4:30 a.m. In that case, police say a man was shot in the leg. He was taken to a local hospital […]

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    Child, 3, killed in crash near Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – A toddler died Sunday in a crash near the Missouri side of the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge. The crash happened just north of downtown at Tucker and Cass. Police got the call just after 11:05 p.m. Investigators tell us two vehicles were involved in the wreck, including a 2006 Hummer H3. According to police, the Hummer was traveling northbound on Tucker approaching Cass when a Mercedes Benz—also traveling northbound—crossed over and struck the Hummer. […]

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    Suspect wanted in south county double murder

    SOUTH COUNTY, MO (KPLR)- St. Louis County Police are investigating a double murder overnight in Lemay. The bodies of a man and a woman were both found inside of a home on Kayser Avenue just off Lemay Ferry Road just before 12:30 a.m. Investigators have identified a suspect and a suspect vehicle. They are searching for John Hamm, a white male, 42-years of age. Hamm is considered armed and dangerous. Authorities believe he has fled the St. Louis area; however, his […]

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    Triple shooting leaves 2 dead in south city

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Two people are dead and a third is fighting for life at a hospital after a triple shooting overnight in south St. Louis. Police say the only victim who was transported from the scene still alive was conscious but barely breathing. The shooting took place around 12:30 a.m. on Texas Avenue at Pestalozzi. Investigators say the victims were three adult males. The two people who were killed were inside of a minivan. They were both pronounced dead at […]

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    Person robbed on McPherson in Central West End

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – St. Louis police are dealing with another disturbing crime overnight in the Central West End. A person was robbed at gunpoint and it’s not the first time that has happened recently. This latest crime happened at North Euclid and McPherson about 1:50 a.m. Police said the victim, an adult woman, was outside on the street when a man confronted her armed with a gun. The suspect took money from the woman, but she was not harmed. […]

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    Man assaulted at University City apartment complex

    UNIVERSITY CITY, MO (KPLR)-There were dramatic moments this morning in University City. Police with guns drawn searched and then took one person into custody. That came after an overnight assault at an apartment complex. It unfolded at an apartment just off Olive near I-170. University City police tell us the assault happened about 2:30 a.m. this morning. The assault victim was a male who was visiting someone at an apartment. Investigators say the victim got into a fight with more […]

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    St. Clair home destroyed in fire

    ST. CLAIR, MO (KPLR)- A St. Clair, Missouri home was destroyed by an intense fire overnight. It happened around 4 a.m. on Shady Street near Highway 30. Fire crews arrived to find the home engulfed in flames. They were able to contain the fire within ten minutes. There were initial reports that a person might have been trapped in the home. Crews searched the home but did not find anyone. It was later learned that the person who rents the […]

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    Heat Advisory in effect from noon until 9 p.m.

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – The oppressive and dangerous heat expected today will likely make for changes in how people plan their day. According to the National Weather Service, a Heat Advisory remains in effect from noon Wednesday until 9 p.m. Temperatures will rise quickly into the 90s by midday, with dangerous levels of heat during the afternoon and evening. Temperatures could hit the 100 degrees for the first time this summer and our heat index could eclipse 105 degrees. It could be […]

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    Police investigating Central West End robbery

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)-One person was robbed at gunpoint overnight in a hold-up in the Central West End. Police say the victim was robbed around 1 a.m. on Euclid Avenue near Washington Boulevard. Police say the victim, an adult male, was walking alone on the street when he was confronted at gunpoint by a male suspect.  Investigators believe an undetermined amount of money was taken from the victim. Fortunately, the victim was not hurt in this case. The crime happened just blocks from where […]

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    I-44 from Jefferson to Vandeventer will be closed this weekend

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – St. Louis drivers will be dealing with a major interstate closure this weekend. A section of I-44 will completely shut down starting Friday night so crews can start tearing down the Grand Boulevard bridge over the interstate. The bridge was built back in 1969 and needs to be replaced,. At 8:00pm Friday, MoDOT will completely close I-44 between Jefferson and Vandevente in both directions. The stretch of Grand around the bridge area will also completely shut down […]

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    Enter for a chance to win the St. Jude Dream Home

    O’FALLON, MO (KTVI)- It`s a hospital that saves childrens` lives and you can help further that mission at the St. Jude Children`s Research Hospital. Fox 2`s Chris Regnier is live in O`Fallon, Missouri with a look at the St. Jude Dream Home and how it could be yours! It`s a four bedroom three and a half bath home with an estimated value of $485,000. You can buy tickets to possibly win this home for $100 each. All proceeds go to […]

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    Lindbergh School Board to vote on teacher’s contract

    SOUTH COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – An ongoing controversy over teacher pay in the Lindbergh School District could come to a head tonight. That`s when the Lindbergh School Board is set to vote on the budget for the upcoming school year. The school board is set to meet in the Lindbergh High auditorium at 7:30pm tonight. Teacher salaries are set to be part of the expected budget vote. The controversy over how much teachers are paid in the Lindbergh district has been […]


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