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:

Local businesses react to new tobacco law

MEDFORD, Ore. — The legal age to buy tobacco products across the U.S. is now 21. President Donald Trump signed that measure into law on Friday. NBC5 News reached out to several businesses. Most didn’t want to comment on camera, but said …

Meth house demolition concerning neighbors

SHADY COVE, Ore. — “This stuff’s dangerous. It kills people. And I’m pretty sure the residuals of it are going to kill people as well,” said Cliff Mead, a neighbor. Mead remembers the shock he felt last year after learning his neighbor’s …