Allison Ross

NBC5 News at Sunrise co-anchor Allison Ross graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a degree in broadcast journalism. Before coming to NBC5 News, she was a reporter and anchor at KOMU in Columbia, MO and interned at FOX 25 News in Boston. Allison also spent six months reporting in Europe where she covered the European Commission. When she's not in the newsroom, Allison loves adventures. She enjoys traveling and is excited to explore the West Coast. Allison's motto: “Try everything once!”


Allison's most recent stories:

Honoring fallen officers

 MEDFORD, Ore. – Law enforcement officers from around Jackson County gathered Tuesday to honor those who have died in the line of duty in a Peace Officer Memorial Ceremony. Jackson County Sheriff Nathan Sickler said honoring fallen officers is a somber experience. …

Cougar sighting in south Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. –  A cougar was caught on camera running past two Rooster’s restaurant employees on Saturday morning. It happened just after 6 a.m. on Saturday morning. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said these sightings are not uncommon, especially with …

Fewer abandoned shopping carts found in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. – Since a shopping cart ordinance went into effect, Medford Police have been on the lookout for abandoned shopping carts. The ordinance requires stores to put permanent signs on carts identifying who owns them and a statement saying removing the …

Using yoga to heal trauma

 MEDFORD, Ore. – Most people deal with some level of trauma in their life. Now, some are turning to an alternative practice to heal their pain. Mariane Ballete, the manager of Rasa Yoga Center, said her life began to unravel 11 years …

Fire camp for young women

WHITE CITY, Ore. – Fire agencies from around the Rogue Valley are partnering with Rogue Girls Fire Camp to recruit more women into firefighting careers. It is an opportunity for women to gain experience in fire service. The camp will mostly be …