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:

Natural gas outage in Ashland area

UPDATE, 5:12 p.m. – Avista now reports some 4,500 customers are being impacted. The utility company is bringing in 18 employees from the region to work on the situation. The company says a decrease in pressure in the natural gas pipeline is …

Highway 62 expressway opening soon

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Transportation said the Highway 62 Expressway should be open by April. Gary Leaming with ODOT said after over three years of planning the project is wrapping up and crews are putting final touches on the …

Sandbags available during flood threat

ASHLAND, Ore. – If you are worried about water creeping into your home, several cities and counties are offering sand and sandbags for free. In Southern Oregon the Curry County Road Department has both available now, just bring your own shovel. Medford, …

Plunge for a good cause

 MEDFORD, Ore. – Hundreds of people will jump into the unheated pool at the Jackson Aquatic Center Saturday morning to benefit Special Olympics Oregon. Patrick Taylor participates in the Special Olympics and said the games are a good way to meet new …