Jackson County Public Health officials say the measles scare across the Northwest isn’t motivating more people to get vaccinated locally.
They say there have not been any changes to local vaccination rates, but they encourage everyone who hasn’t been vaccinated to do so as soon as possible.
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.