Jordan’s passion for media started in High School when he discovered he had a talent for capturing and editing video. This then led to him doing a course in Creative Media Production where he picked up skills in radio, television and print.
He graduated with honors from the University of Brighton in England in July 2015 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. While at university he did a few internships and jobs with local and national media outlets including ITV and the BBC.
Jordan started freelancing at KSTU-FOX 13 in 2016 as an Associate Producer. You’ll see stories written by Jordan on fox13now.com as well as see and hear content produced by him on Fox 13 News.
He enjoys photography outside of work and likes to make the most of Utah’s scenic views, especially along the Wasatch Front. Jordan was born and raised in England and moved to the states in August 2015.
RIVERDALE – The Weber County Attorney’s Office is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Riverdale that sent a man to the hospital. Police say it started with them responding to the Cherry Creek Apartments at 1551 W. Riverdale Road on reports of a suicidal man around 1 o’clock on Thursday morning. When officers arrived they say they tried to resolve the situation peacefully. Sometime after that, police say they came across a man who was armed and shots were fired by […]
A new report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture states parents planning on raising a child should expect to spend an extra $14,000 dollars or more a year. The cost of raising a child includes everything from the price of food, housing, transportation, health care, miscellaneous goods and services, and what the government calls “child-specific expenditures”. Those include clothing, childcare, and education. The report also estimates a cost of $233,610 to raise a child from birth all the way through […]
As the trade war between the U.S. and China continues, thoughts are turning to the stock market and how this affects your average consumer. One of the ways it can impact you is if you have 401k savings and the amount it impacts you depends on how much you have invested in stocks or bonds. Fox 13’s Max Roth sat down with Gary Gygi from Gygi Capital Management to get advice on what to do with your 401k when stocks […]
SALT LAKE CITY – Students at the University of Utah are working with the Utah Department of Transportation to try and predict what drone traffic will be like in our state and how to handle it. The team of students is part of the Therapeutic Games & Apps Lab and they came up with the game ‘Drone Commander’ to simulate the limits of drone use in Utah. UDOT hopes to use this to build its own traffic system for drones […]
SALT LAKE CITY – A new app called ‘RNTL’ is being tested and is expected to make its way to Utah very soon. Nic Brunson and his co-founder Dan Sammons say they came up with the idea while remodeling Brunson’s home in Salt Lake a couple of years ago. “We started thinking as we were trying to find tools and buy expensive tools that there just had to be a better way to do it,” said Brunson. Both Sammons and […]
WEST POINT – A Utah man’s app is getting attention all because of the subject matter. Josh Lytle is the creator of the ‘Not A Bar’ app. He said it took him about two years to create it, and the app evolved from a joke. “It was probably a year and a half ago all these signs started coming up,” Lytle said. Those signs went up as part of the legislation to bring down “Zion Curtains”, which were barriers installed […]
CUPERTINO – For the third day in a row, Apple quietly launched another piece of tech ahead of a press event scheduled for March 25. The company announced Wednesday morning its next-generation wireless AirPods, featuring a wireless charging case, improved battery life, and hands-free access to Siri, Apple’s voice assistant. You can buy the new AirPods with a wireless charging case for $199 or with the standard case for $159, the same price as the original AirPods. The wireless charging […]
SAN FRANCISCO – Fitbit is adding four new wearables to its product range. They include the Fitbit Versa Lite Edition, the Fitbit Inspire and Inspire HR, and the Fitbit Ace 2. The popular fitness tracker maker announced the new lineup of devices on Wednesday. They include a new budget-friendly smartwatch, two health-focused fitness trackers, and an upgraded device for kids ages six and up. Fitbit’s app is also getting an upgrade. The new design is supposed to make it easier […]
SALT LAKE CITY – Snowbird Ski Resort launched an app which encourages carpooling and public transit. The free app is called ‘R.I.D.E’ and stands for Reducing Individual Driving for the Environment. Snowbird says the app is designed to help lower carbon dioxide emissions and traffic congestion in Little Cottonwood Canyon while rewarding for taking the UTA Ski Bus or carpooling with 3 or more people up to Snowbird’s ski resort. The interactive map within the app displays all the rides available from […]
HUNTINGTON, Indiana — A runaway cat is now safe after getting stranded on a dam spillway and now the video of its rescue is going viral. The Huntington County Sheriff’s Office posted on Facebook saying they got a phone call from someone fishing at the spillway off of State Road 5. In one picture, a cat can be seen in the very center of it. Deputies say they don’t know how the animal got there because there’s no way to […]
There’s a new online challenge taking over the social media platform known as Tik Tok and it’s starting to spread to places like Twitter too. This one involves Adele’s hit song “Someone Like You” and gummy bears. In the original video that’s believed to have started the trend, a gummy bear appears to sing the first few words to the song’s chorus as Adele. The camera then pans to a huge audience of gummy bears who finish off the line […]
KETTERING, Ohio – A Taco Bell employee is reportedly out of a job for allegedly refusing service to a deaf man. In a video posted to social media, a man is seen trying to get a drive-thru workers’ attention by holding his phone up to the window. The woman who posted the video, Becky Rosemont Burch, included the caption which says in part, “This is my Deaf son getting discriminated against in the Taco Bell drive-thru on Dorothy Ln in Kettering. He […]