Nicole Costantino

Nicole Costantino is a reporter and weather forecaster for NBC5 News. She comes to us from Phoenix, Arizona where she graduated from Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. She also received a minor in Meteorology. Before coming to NBC5 News Nicole was an anchor, weather forecaster and reporter at KAET in Phoenix, AZ. In college, she interned for CBS Evening News in New York City and the NBC4 Investigative Team in Los Angeles. In her free time, you can find Nicole cheering on her Sun Devils and exploring the Pacific Northwest. Feel free to send story ideas and chocolate chip cookie recipes to her on Facebook (@NicoleCostantino) or Twitter (@NicCostantino).


Nicole's most recent stories:

Third annual Black Youth Leadership Summit kicks off

ASHLAND, Ore. — The third annual Black Youth Leadership Summit was held Thursday, virtually. The workshop is hosted by Southern Oregon University, Ashland and Medford School Districts. Organizers said it’s to empower all students, especially students of color. Ashland’s first Black City …

Expo to distribute PPE for Jackson Co. businesses

UPDATE 1/06/2021: from Jackson County Press Release Business Oregon and the Jackson County Emergency Operations Center (EOC) have set up a depot to distribute Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) free of charge to Jackson County Businesses to help curb the current surge of …

Two dead after hostage incident in Illinois Valley

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Two people are dead after a hostage incident in the Illinois Valley. The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office said it happened on Pinewood Way around 6:30 Monday morning. Deputies said a woman called 911 reporting her husband was threatening …

MPD investigating murder at Best Western

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford police were investigating Monday after a body was found in a Medford motel room. Investigators said it happened just after 8 p.m. Sunday at the Best Western on the corner of Barnett Road and Highland Avenue. MPD said …

OSAA delays high school sports, activities to February

WILSONVILLE, Ore. — The Oregon School Activities Association (OSAA) has postponed its calendar to start activities in February, the organization announced Monday. The OSAA said the executive board was hopeful the state’s landscape was going to improve when it adopted the current …

Fog impacts holiday travel at Medford airport

MEDFORD, Ore. — Dense fog led to problems in the sky over Thanksgiving weekend, as some flights to and from Medford’s airport were delayed or canceled. The Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport said about ten local flights were delayed due to the conditions …