John EngelMultimedia Journalist/Anchor

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John Engel joined News 5 WCYB as a reporter in January 2018, and is based out of the Johnson City bureau.

John is originially from Southern California, but grew up mostly in Boise, Idaho, where he graduated from Boise State University.

Originally a sports guy, John worked for ESPN, Sports Illustrated and Fox Sports, before making the jump into news in Jacksonville, Florida.

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