Sydney Glenn joined the FOX 13 news team in Sept. 2019 as a multi-media journalist.
After three years in Myrtle Beach, S.C. as an anchor and multi-media journalist, Sydney is happy to be back closer to home. As an Arizona native, Sydney grew up skiing in Deer Valley and has spent many summers in Park City escaping Arizona’s heat. She is excited to call Utah home!
Sydney covered a wide variety of stories while in Myrtle Beach. She spent weeks covering the before, during and aftermath of Hurricanes Matthew, Irma and Florence. She also covered a deadly mass shooting in Florence, SC. that left two police officers dead. There were also many happy stories in between where Sydney was able to highlight incredible people in the community. She enjoyed exploring the East Coast and trying out classic southern dishes like chicken bog and cheesy grits.
Sydney graduated from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication in 2016 where she majored in broadcast journalism and minored in meteorology. Her love for storytelling started at a young age and she considers herself a news junkie.
When she’s not at work, you can find Sydney traveling, volunteering, spending time with friends and family or out shopping for good deals.
If you have a story idea, you can send Sydney an email at

Recent Articles
  • Group of teens offer day of healing in Grantsville

    GRANTSVILLE, Utah — The Grantsville City Park was filled with kids, puppies and characters Saturday. A group of teenagers from Tooele County wanted to do something to help uplift the Grantsville community. On Jan. 17, police say 16-year-old CJ Haynie shot five members of his family, killing his mother and three of his siblings over the course of several hours. Sean Wright doesn’t know the Haynie family personally, but he saw the community hurting and wanted to jump in. “Someone […]

  • Schools ramp up cleaning efforts as kids come down with flu, fears over coronavirus spread

    SANDY, Utah — Almost a quarter of the students a Lone Peak Elementary School called out sick this week, a spokesperson for the school said. Mary Hardy, the school’s administrative assistant, takes a lot of those calls from parents. “We have had cases of influenza and strep going around and just common cough and colds,” she said. While this is a time of year when kids often stay home sick, Hardy said, this year she’s seen more kids sick than […]

  • Stories of being a “girl dad” spread after ESPN reporter shares story of Kobe Bryant

    SUGAR HOUSE, Utah — The loss of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna, along with seven other people has been felt around the world. People from all over have taken the time to remember the basketball legend. An ESPN reporter shared a story of Bryant from the one time she met him, and it has since gone viral. She spoke about how Bryant talked about how much he loved being a ‘girl dad’ now social media sites have been flooded […]

  • Utah police officer raising money for a service dog gets candid about toll the job can take on mental health

    The men and woman who put their lives on the line to keep us safe, see some of the worst things imaginable. Their job is to show up when there is danger, tragedy or destruction. The job can take a toll on people’s mental health. Brenton Lucas says he is proof. “I became a police officer a little over two years ago and almost right away started noticing the effects of the job,” he said. Things quickly went downhill for […]

  • Utah Department of Health prepared for coronavirus

    SALT LAKE CITY — Health departments across the United States and right here in Utah are preparing for the coronavirus. The respiratory virus was first identified in China, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). There are now more than 1,000 confirmed cases in China and other confirmed cases have been reported in other countries including the United States. As of Tuesday, there have been five confirmed cases of the coronavirus in the U.S., according to the […]

  • Some go to Sundance for the movies, others go for the stars

    PARK CITY, Utah — Park City has been transformed into its own kind of Hollywood for the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. Locals, tourists and celebrities are walking around Main Street for a bite to eat, a drink or even some shopping. Of course, the big star of the festival is the movies. Not everyone is there for the films though. “Right now, we are just up here finding celebrities,” Ayana Griffin said. Griffin and her best friend Cierra Ortiz live […]

  • Community surrounds Haynie family with support, family says it’s not going unnoticed

    GRANTSVILLE — As you drive through the City of Grantsville, you’ll notice yellow ribbons tied all over town. The ribbons have been tied on trees, lamp posts, fences and more. The ribbons and encouraging signs have been placed to show support and love for the Haynie family who have lost so much. On Jan. 17th, Grantsville police responded to the Haynie residence where they found a mother and three children dead. 16-year-old Colin Jeffrey Haynie, also known as CJ, is […]

  • Local market raising money for family left behind in Grantsville quadruple murder

    GRANTSVILLE, Utah — As you walk into Soelberg’s Market in Grantsville, it is easy to tell this is a locally owned store. One woman in the checkout line dropped off a Christmas gift for a cashier, others are on a first-name basis with the customers. Twice a year the store chooses a cause as part of the ‘We Care’ program. Tuesday, the store owners decided to start a fundraiser for the Haynie family.  The Tooele County Attorney said they have […]

  • Tooele County students, staff come together to support those impacted by Grantsville murders

    GRANTSVILLE, Utah — It was a somber and quiet day at Grantsville High School Tuesday, as students and staff returned to school following the deadliest shooting in Grantsville’s history. “The students are a little more somber, it’s a little quiet. Not as many kids have attended today, but I’m sure as we progress things will start to normalize and we will move forward as a community,” Tooele County School District spokeswoman Marie Denson said. On Friday, Grantsville police say five […]

  • Grantsville murder suspect will be tried as an adult, Tooele County Attorney says

    GRANTSVILLE, Utah — The teenager suspected of shooting five people, killing four in Grantsville appeared for a detention hearing Tuesday, Tooele County Attorney Scott Broadhead said. The juvenile judge ruled for the suspect to remain in custody. Some of the suspect’s extended family members and the suspect’s older brother attended the detention hearing, Broadhead said. Official charges are expected to be filed Wednesday in the district court, Broadhead said. The suspect will be tried as an adult. “Under Utah State […]

  • ‘A lot of tears shed on our street’: Community reacts to Grantsville shooting

    UPDATE: A Utah Valley University spokesperson sent FOX 13 the following statement about an older brother of the family, who was not involved in the incident Friday: “As a community, we at Utah Valley University express our deepest condolences to Daniel (Danny) Haynie, one of our fellow Wolverines, who experienced unthinkable tragedy last week. We have been in touch with Danny and will support him in any way we can during this difficult time.” Original story continues below: GRANTSVILLE, Utah […]

  • Solitude Ski Patrol trains with avalanche dogs

    SOLITUDE, Utah — With all the recent snow, there’s a rising potential for avalanches, and first responders are working hard to train some special animals ready to save lives. Two-year-old Joni is training to be an avalanche rescue dog at Solitude Mountain Resort. When she digs and barks, that shows that a person needs help. You never want to be inside an avalanche, but if you are, the best line of defense is being prepared. Experts say the key to […]

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