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:

Road to recovery begins for deadly Almeda Fire

PHOENIX, Ore. — Hundreds of Rogue Valley homeowners left with nothing after the Almeda Fire devastated the cities of Phoenix and Talent last Tuesday burning 2,800 structures and killing 3 people. Now, Jackson County leaders say the road to recovery is just …

Tips to return home safely after wildfire

MEDFORD, Ore. — As evacuation levels start to go down across the Rogue Valley, many people are returning home while others return to ash and rubble. If your home burned down in a fire, the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality says to …

Fewer missing from Almeda Fire, police say

ASHLAND, Ore. — At least 50 people were reportedly missing initially from the Almeda Fire. Jackson County Sheriff Nathan Sickler says that number is currently down to zero for people who are considered ‘critically missing.’ That means someone who is reported missing …

Some Josephine Co. students back in classroom

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — “They gave hugs, they gave kisses, masks on and then we brought them into the building,” said Jessica Durant, Three Rivers School District. First day of school jitters happen every year, a pandemic is no exception. “Getting to …