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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
  • MetroLink service restored in Illinois; Commuters may see delays as service resumes

    EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI)- Metro officials have confirmed that services have been restored in Illinois and commuters may see delays up to 10 minutes as service resumes. It was a morning of delays for Metrolink riders who ride the trains throughout the Metro East. Around a five mile stretch of track has been completely shut down for hours after power lines fell onto the wires that run the trains. Metro officials say if you are riding the entire system […]

  • Are the Rams staying or going?

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The Rams gut-wrenching loss to the San Diego Chargers wasn`t the only heart ache for St. Louis Rams fans on Sunday. Images out of San Diego from fans wanting the Rams to move back to Los Angeles were troubling as well. FOX 2′s Chris Regnier is live downtown at The Dome with where things stand on the Rams future. That future seems unclear to say the least. It’s no secret that the Rams have had trouble […]

  • Homicide rate on the rise in St. Louis city

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The homicide total for the City of St. Louis is on the rise again. The latest victim is a teenager who was shot and killed Wednesday night near Etzel Avenue, between Page and Skinker. The latest murder was the second homicide in just over 18 hours. Authorities say the victim is a 17-year-old young man who was shot in the head. Neighbors in the area heard gunshots, came outside and found the teen shot on the […]

  • Hidden Valley ski preparing for a new season

    WILDWOOD, MO (KTVI) – The frigid cold this morning might put you in the mood for some skiing at Hidden Valley. You would think temps in the teens would mean the ski resort in Wildwood would be making snow and getting ready to open early. But, that`s not the case. When Hidden Valley does open for this year`s season, it will be the resort`s 32nd year in operation. There will be a new lift this year for beginners here. It […]

  • AAA assisting drivers after weekend of snow

    TOWN & COUNTRY, MO (KTVI)- This could be a busy morning for AAA workers as drivers deal with the cold and head back to work after the weekend snow. FOX 2′s Chris Regnier is live in Town and Country with what AAA is expecting and how the roads are this morning. Although MoDOT says the main roads are in good shape Monday morning, the company is urging drivers to use caution over bridges and overpasses that might have some refreezing. […]

  • Concrete workers battle cold to keep business going

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-Our big chill means big challenges for St. Louis companies delivering concrete for projects including the new IKEA store and the CityArchRiver design. FOX 2 crews spent Friday morning at the Breckenridge Material Company downtown on South Wharf. The company was delivering dozens of concrete orders on a frigid morning. Some of the concrete materials are stored outside which means they can freeze in this bitter cold weather. To combat that, heavy equipment starts loading the material […]

  • Workers to pour 400 yards of footing at IKEA construction site Friday

    ST. LOUIS,  MO (KTVI)- Our big chill means some big challenges for the St. Louis company pouring a lot of the concrete for the massive IKEA being built in the Central West End. FOX 2′s Chris Regnier is live at the Breckenridge Material Company with the process that workers have to go through to make sure that the concrete materials don`t freeze. Crews have to make sure the concrete doesn`t freeze. If it does, that could delay it being poured […]

  • Free firewood available for St. Louis City residents in Forest Park

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) –  St. Louis City residents can start picking up free firewood at Forest Park in the lower Muny parking lot. The wood is generally available after 3pm Monday through Friday. It comes from the removal of dead of structurally damaged trees from city streets and parks. Wood supply is not guaranteed and it is offered on a first come, first served basis. the free firewood is available through the first week of March. You can get […]

  • World War II veterans depart in final 2014 honor flight from Lambert

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Nearly two dozen St. Louis area veterans are on a very special trip on this Veterans Day. They are going to Washington DC Tuesday Morning on board the latest honor flight to leave Lambert Airport. These are really amazing men and women who served our country during World War II. This is a long day for them, many are in their 90’s. They had to be here at 4am Tuesday so they could board an […]

  • Kiener Plaza renovations open house Monday

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The future look of Kiener Plaza is up for public debate and discussion on Monday at an open house. A multi-million dollar redesign is being proposed. The plans detail some big time changes to this central downtown area. Included in the proposal is eliminating the iconic Runner fountain. However, the Runner Statue will remain under new plans. The proposed changes are part of the larger Cityarchriver Project on and around the Archgrounds. Many of us have […]

  • Family escapes fire that destroys O’Fallon, IL home

    O’FALLON, IL (KPLR)-A family barely escapes a fire early this morning at their O`Fallon, Illinois home. Flames gutted the house; the family is grateful that they are still alive. “It was terrifying. You never know what that’s like until you’re in the situation,” said Scott Dunn, who lives at the home on Agnes Drive with his wife and their three kids. The children are ages 15, 11 and just 15 months old. Scott says he was sleeping on a couch […]

  • Family escapes massive fire that destroys home in O’Fallon, IL

    O’FALLON, IL (KTVI)-  Several fire departments were called to a house fire, in O’Fallon, Illinois around 2:30a.m. Friday morning. When crews arrived, flames were shooting through the roof of a two story home on Agnes Street. Everyone in the home made it out, but crews had to work hard to keep the fire from  spreading to nearby homes. Investigators are still looking to the cause.


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