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  The community newsmagazine of the Applegate Valley


  The community newsmagazine of the Applegate Valley



  McKee Bridge

     Applegate Valley Community Newsmagazine      -      October 28, 2016     

Latest Issue • Fall 2016

The printed version of this issue went in the mail in late August. Click here to see this issue (in flipbook format, with turnable pages). You can peruse through the online edition in your computer's web browser, without special software to read PDF files. We hope you like this format! Let us know.

To see this issue of the Applegater in our old format (i.e. downloadable PDF files), click here. Here is the latest List of Advertisers.

You can also view previous issues of the Applegater dating back to 2008. Enjoy!

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From the Heart of the Applegate

Available Now!

Get your copy of the first-ever anthology of written works showcasing some of the talented residents of southern Oregon's Applegate Valley, renowned for its pastoral scenery, its recreational opportunities, its wineries... and now its writers.

Order it here or visit one of these locations:
 • Applegate Valley Realty, 935 N 5th Street, Jacksonville (best to first call 541-973-9184)
 • Applegate Store in Applegate
 • Bloomsbury Books in Ashland
 • Oregon Books in Grants Pass
 • Ruch Country Store in Ruch
 • Terra Firma in Jacksonville

All proceeds will support the ongoing publication of the Applegater, the quarterly newsmagazine of the Applegate Valley, which is mailed free to all residents and businesses.

The book is $16 plus $3 shipping. Sorry, no returns.

Please send comments, suggestions, questions to:

Applegate Valley Community Newspaper, Inc.
P.O. Box 14
Jacksonville, OR 97530


Masthead photo by Kathy Kliewer

Our Mission:  The Applegate Valley Community Newsmagazine organization's goal is to provide the many communities of the Applegate Watershed with a communication vehicle, the Applegater, that will provide educational information, increase community capacity and enrich our lives. Through honest, constructive, relevant and entertaining reports on a wide variety of subjects and viewpoints, including our natural resources, historical and current events, and community news, we can work together to maintain the quality of life that drew us to the Applegate in the first place, and continue to make a difference in our Valley.