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:

Frontline workers frustrated over PPE shortage in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. — The shortage of personal protective equipment continues across the nation, and in Oregon and California. Frontline workers are in desperate need of personal protective equipment (PPE) while battling coronavirus. Monday, Oregon Governor Kate Brown (D) and several other elected …

Yreka residents react to stay-at-home order

YREKA, Calif. — California’s statewide ‘stay-at-home’ order took effect Friday. Governor Gavin Newsom made the announcement Thursday night after receiving bleak assessment about coronavirus numbers. The state projects more than half of the state’s 40 million residents will come down with coronavirus …

First Oregonian dies from COVID-19

PORTLAND, Ore — One person has died from COVID-19 in Oregon, according to health officials. According to the Oregon Health Authority, a 70-year-old man in Multnomah County was hospitalized at the Portland Veterans’ Affairs Medical Center and passed away on Saturday. “Although …

Medford Senior Center preparing for COVID-19

MEDFORD, Ore. — With health officials saying those most at risk for COVID-19 are adults over 60-years-old, the Medford Senior Center says it’s watching the situation very closely. Board President Joan Kramer said they’re encouraging extra hygiene, putting out extra hand sanitizer …