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.


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    Army Corps of Engineers public meeting on Coldwater Creek

    HAZELWOOD, MO (KTVI)-Cleaning up radioactive contamination in north county along Coldwater Creek will be the focus of another public meeting tonight. It will take place at the Hazelwood Civic Center on Dunn Road. Concerned citizens will have a chance to talk with authorities about ongoing clean-up efforts and future remediation plans. The creek became contaminated with radioactive waste that was stored near St. Louis Lambert International Airport years ago when St. Louis was involved with developing the atomic bomb during […]

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    Home built in 1890s moved from future NGA site

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Crews started the long process of moving a century-old home from the area where the new National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) West Headquarters will be built. The home is located at 2530 North Market Street, near Jefferson Avenue. The goal is to move the home onto the street, then the big move to its new location: seven-tenths of a mile away to the 2200 block of St. Louis Avenue. That move will take place on Sunday, February […]

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    3 arrested, 2 at-large after shooting at police on I-70 at Adelaide

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Three people have been arrested and two are on the loose after shooting at police officers in St. Louis city overnight. The shooting led to a chase that ended in Ferguson. Investigators say a marked city police unit with two officers inside was near Interstate 70 at Adelaide when they were fired upon by a suspect or suspects from inside of a silver Chevrolet Impala. That Impala was traveling west on I-70 when it happened around 3:30 […]

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    Young girl shot, killed inside north city home

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Homicide detectives with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department are investigating the shooting death of a young girl in north city. The shooting took place just after 1:30 a.m. in a home on Minnie Avenue, that’s in the Walnut Park West neighborhood. The victim was found on the floor in a bedroom with a gunshot wound to the head. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Police would not confirm the victim’s age or name, but […]

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    Freeman Bosley Sr. honored for service at city hall

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – A very well-known figure in St. Louis politics received a special honor at Friday morning’s Board of Aldermen meeting. Freeman Bosley Sr. was recognized with an award for his service to the city as part of Black History Month. Bosley served twice as the city’s 3rd Ward alderman, for a total of 36 years; and now he’s retiring. Board members spent more than an hour praising Bosley. The longtime alderman was grateful for the honor. “I just […]

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    Board of Aldermen to consider Scottrade Center funding

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – St. Louis Board of Aldermen members will discuss major money issues at their final regular meeting today before their scheduled break until after the April election. Two of the big issues on the agenda are Scottrade Center improvements and the soccer stadium financing agreement. The Scottrade Center bill would have the city paying some $100 million for major improvements to Scottrade. That financial commitment would come from bonds paid off over 30 years. The city […]

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    American Airlines flight diverted to Lambert for security alert

    Update “American Airlines aircraft cleared to continue to Phoenix, AZ after security check.” BRIDGETON, MO (KPLR)-  An American Airlines flight from Columbus, Ohio to Phoenix, Arizona was diverted Thursday morning to Lambert-St. Louis Airport for a security check. The flight number is 534. Officials say five crew members and 113 passengers were on board. They were taken to a secure area on buses provided by Lambert. According to the Belleville News Democrat, the flight left Columbus at 6:09 a.m. and arrived in St. Louis […]

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    St. Louis County officials kick off Prop. P sales tax campaign

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – The campaign to pitch Proposition P to St. Louis county voters kicked off this morning with high profile support. St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger and Police Chief Jon Belmar spoke in favor of the measure at the St. Louis County Police Communications Center in west county. Prop. P will be on the April 4 ballot. If approved by voters, the measure would raise the St. Louis county sales tax by one half cent and […]

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    Firefighter injured while battling blaze in Manchester

    MANCHESTER, MO (KTVI)-One firefighter was hurt while battling an overnight blaze at a duplex in Manchester. The fire started around 2:15 a.m. in the basement of a duplex on Big Bend Crossing Drive off of Big Bend. Authorities say the firefighter’s injuries don`t appear to be serious or life-threatening. He is employed with West County EMS and Fire, one of the three departments that responded to the scene. The firefighter was taken to the hospital for treatment and has since been released.

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    Man, woman shot while sitting in car in Soulard

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Violence erupted overnight in Soulard after a man and a woman were shot multiple times. Investigators said both victims were hospitalized Monday morning but are expected to survive. The case is being handled at the district level; homicide detectives have not been called in. It happened at 7th Street and Sidney, close to the Anheuser-Busch brewery. Police received the call just after 12:40 a.m. A man in his early 30s and a woman in her late […]

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    Man, woman shot while sitting in car in Soulard

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)-Violence erupted overnight in Soulard after a man and a woman were shot multiple times. Investigators say both victims are hospitalized this morning but are expected to survive. The case is being handled at the district level; homicide detectives have not been called in. It happened at 7th Street and Sidney, close to the AB In-Bev brewery. Police received the call just after 12:40 a.m. A man in his early 30`s and a woman in her late […]

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    Local groups opposed to Gorsuch nomination

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Leaders from several different St. Louis area groups came together Wednesday morning to express strong opposition to President Donald Trump’s nominee to fill the vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court. Nine groups focused on issues from religion and reproductive rights to the environment united at the Central Reform Congregation in the Central West End. Speakers called Trump’s nominee, Judge Neil Gorsuch, “extreme” and “out of the mainstream.” They believe Gorsuch could threaten the civil rights and […]