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
  • Boys and Girls Club offering free swimming lessons to local youth

    ST. LOUIS – Water safety is the focus this week of special classes for kids at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater St. Louis. It’s happening at the Herbert Hoover location on North Grand in north St. Louis. The Boys and Girls Club is teaming up with a national group called the ZAC Foundation to teach kids about water safety. More than 100 kids between five and nine years old are doing everything from receiving free swimming lessons to […]

  • Poplar Street Bridge road work to last several weeks

    ST. LOUIS — If you take the Poplar Street Bridge from Missouri into Illinois at night then you might want to find an alternate route for the next two weeks. That’s because of ramp and lane closures starting Monday. The good news is that these closures are happening overnight and not during the peak traffic times. Starting at 8 p.m. Monday, MoDOT crews will close the ramp where we are from northbound I-55 and eastbound I-44 onto the eastbound Poplar […]

  • Major I-55 road work in Jefferson County begins

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO — Significant traffic trouble could be coming for the many drivers who use I-55 around Route 67 in Jefferson County. Lanes and ramps are closing so crews can do work in the area. The closures are starting Friday and will continue for some time. Starting at 10am MoDOT will close one lane of northbound I-55 near Route 67. That will leave only one northbound interstate lane open to traffic. Crews will also shut down the ramp from […]

  • Sewage spill cause road closing and delays around Laumeier Sculpture Park

    SOUTH COUNTY, Mo.- Workers are doing more clean up this Thursday morning in Sunset Hills around Laumeier Sculpture Park after a sewage spill in the area. A contractor for the city of Sunset Hills doing work as part of an ongoing project in this area hit two mains causing the spill. Rott road was already closed before this incident and remains shut down now. Officials told FOX 2 the sewage clean up started yesterday a little after noon and could […]

  • Health concerns at the Golden Corral restaurant in Shiloh

    ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ill. – A disturbing discovery inside a Shiloh Golden Corral has health department officials giving the restaurant a very close look. The Golden Corral is scheduled to open at 10 a.m. Wednesday morning and the Belleville News-Democrat reports that Health Department officials are due back. This story unfolded after a customer posted on Facebook that she saw three cockroaches crawling on the buffet when she was at the restaurant on July 1. The St. Clair County Health […]

  • Protesters gather at Old Courthouse to denounce Trump’s Supreme Court pick

    ST. LOUIS – Several groups gathered downtown Tuesday to speak out against President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to fill an upcoming vacancy on the US Supreme Court. The event was held outside the Old Courthouse and organized by groups including NARAL Pro-Choice Missouri and the St. Louis branch of the National Council of Jewish Women. Speakers were concerned that Kavanaugh would help overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling and the Affordable Care Act. They called Kavanaugh […]

  • Multiple shootings in St. Louis overnight

    ST. LOUIS – One person was killed and two others injured in three separate shootings across St. Louis Monday evening into early Tuesday morning. According to police, the first shooting took place around 9:15 p.m. on Bailey Street in the Fairground neighborhood. Police found a 41-year-old man shot outside on the pavement. Investigators said the man was alive when he was taken from the scene and was listed in critical condition at a local hospital. However, the hospital later contacted […]

  • Pizza delivery driver dies from injuries on 4th of July shooting

    ST. LOUIS – A driver who was shot while delivering pizza on the Fourth of the July in a St. Louis neighborhood has now died. Matthews` family says he died about 12:30a.m. Sunday morning.  He had been hospitalized ever since the shooting fighting for his life but his family says he was simply unable to pull through. According to St. Louis police, Dave Matthews was delivering a pizza just before midnight on the 4th or July near Gustine and Potomac […]

  • Activists push for closure of Workhouse

    ST. LOUIS – Hundreds marked this Independence Day by calling on officials to close St. Louis’ Medium Security Jail, more commonly known as “the Workhouse.” The group Close the Workhouse rallied Wednesday morning in front of the City Justice Center downtown as a parade celebrating the Fourth of July took place a block away. Among those who spoke at the rally were people who have been incarcerated at the Workhouse on Hall Street in north city. Rally organizers described conditions […]

  • Fair St. Louis returns to Archgrounds

    ST. LOUIS- Fair St. Louis returns to Archgrounds after being held in Forest Park for during their four-year renovations.  The fair opens at noon Wednesday, July 4th. One of the major attractions will be the return of the Boeing air show. There are two air shows taking place today. The first show is scheduled for 12:30p.m. and the last show will be at 6:45 p.m. FOX 2 captured the aircraft rehearsal  Tuesday in Cahokia. There were no air shows when the […]

  • St. Charles City Council to vote on alcohol curfew Tuesday

    ST. CHARLES, Mo. – The St. Charles City Council may vote on a controversial ordinance that would force bars in the historic Downtown District to stop serving alcohol much earlier than they do now. Many of the bars that would be affected by the ordinance are located along North Main Street. The ordinance would force some 18 businesses in that general area to stop serving alcohol at 11 p.m. At present, the bars can serve alcohol until 1:30 a.m. Concerns […]

  • 14-year-old in the hospital after a shooting in Spanish Lake

    ST. LOUIS –  A  shooting in north St. Louis County leaves one teenager hurt and another teen in police custody. St. Louis County Police got the call at 1:20am Monday morning. The apartment complex where the shooting happened at is on Rosado Drive and Chiquita Terrace in the Spanish Lake area. The complex is not far from Redman Road. Police say a 14-year-old girl was shot and taken to a hospital. A 15-year-old boy is a suspect.  He was taken into police […]