Amanda Rose

Amanda Rose is a multimedia journalist for NBC5 News. Amanda graduated from Columbia University earning a Master's degree in Journalism. She also received a Bachelor’s degree in English with a specialization in literature from the University of British Columbia. She's a Los Angeles native, but is thrilled to return to the beautiful Pacific Northwest and is passionate about reporting on the criminal justice system.


Amanda's most recent stories:

The Greenway Pt. 5: Finding a solution

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — More than 700 people experienced homelessness in Jackson County this year. 1 in 4 are considered chronically homeless that means they’ve been homeless for at least a year with a disabling condition like a chronic health problem, physical …

The Greenway Pt. 4: Life on the fringes

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — “There are men being attacked and robbed, there are women being robbed and raped,” said Keishan Andersen. “I had a gun held to my head at one point.” Andersen is a recovering drug addict and one of many people …

The Greenway Pt. 2: Hundreds of fires

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Last year’s Penninger Fire is etched in many memories. “My husband was calling me saying that we’re trying to get everything out… they’re telling us we’re going to have to evacuate, the fire’s heading toward us… it jumped …

Tiki Lodge murder suspect back in court

MEDFORD, Ore. — A local man accused of killing a 23-year-old at a Medford motel faced a judge on Monday. Justin Lee Graham-Yaeger is accused of murdering Sierra Bree Clemens in a violent struggle at the Tiki Lodge Motel in Medford. It …