Applegater - Fall 2017

    Photo by Teya Jacobi

1 Applegate trails are one step richer - the East ART is finished! [by Diana Coogle]
How climate change affects grapes in southern Oregon [by Debbie Tollefson] (Cont'd p.16)
Lawmakers work to preserve Oregon's agricultural heritage [by Nellie McAdams] (Cont'd p.21)
2 OBITUARY: Chuck Eckles
APWC celebrates 25 years of participation and collaboration [by Laura Crane]
Southern Oregon Smoked Salmon Festival [by Paul Tipton]
A heartfelt thanks to all our firefighters!
3 New class for Land Stewards starts in September [by Jack Duggan]
Applegate Valley Connect
BIZBITS: Apple Outlaw Tap Room @ Fiasco Winery
BIZBITS: Applegate Country Club
BIZBITS: Augustino Estate and Vineyard
BIZBITS: Boutique Body Art
BIZBITS: Cowhorn Vineyard and Garden
4 BOOK REVIEW: 'One Summer: America, 1927' by Bill Bryson [reviewed by J.D. Rogers]
BOOK REVIEW: 'Eve, A Journey of Discovery' by J.M. Bailey [reviewed by Stephanie Allen-Hart]
Poetry Corner: 'We exist, it is said by the scientists, because stars explode' [by Barb Summerhawk]
Essay: 'Splitting words' [by Margaret Perrow della Santina]
5 Fine Print * Who We Are * Our Mission * Acknowledgements *
A huge THANKS to the generous donors who recently contributed to the Applegater
Our family fundraiser was fun for all!
Editorial Calendar
Eclipse Photos
Inside the Gater
6 Jackson County Library Services
Applegate Library [by Lisa Martin]
Ruch Library [by Thalia Truesdell]
Friends of Ruch Library [by Peggy Mekemson]
Josephine Community Libraries
Williams branch weekly storytime [by Evelyn Roether]
Back-to-School Fine Amnesty
Readapalooza: Free bookish fun for everyone!
Storytime Celebration: Read, talk, sing, play
NaNoWriMo Plot Planning Party: The world needs your novel
Community Read-Aloud: Pages for all ages [by Brandace Rojo]
New name and direction for GACDC [by Paul Tipton]
McKee Bridge Centennial Celebration [by Paul Tipton]
8 THE STARRY SIDE: We are landscapes! [by Greeley Wells]
9 DIRTY FINGERNAILS AND ALL: Keyhole gardening [by Sioux Rogers]
10 Cantrall Buckley Park News [by Janis Mohr-Tipton]
SOLVE Riverside Cleanup at Cantrall Buckley Park - Sept. 23
Coming soon at Cantrall Buckley Park:
Bathroom Restoration Project
Airline ticket raffle
11 BIRD EXPLORER: Birding and digiscoping [by Peter J. Thiemann]
12 Notes from a Rogue entomologist: From orchards to vineyards: Treehoppers follow the trend [by Richard J. Hilton]
Lorquin's Admirals are abundant this season [by Linda Kappen]
13 The winemaker's process: An interview with Herb Quady [by Debbie Tollefson]
Voices of the Applegate
14 Discover: Stories on the Land
Back in Time: Watkins School now under water [by Evelyn Byrne Williams with Janeen Sathre]
Applegate School welcomes two new teachers
15 Personalizing Ready, Set, Go! [by Sandy Shaffer]
16 Climate Affects Grapes (continued from page 1)
Greg Jones takes new position in McMinnville
GRAPH: Medford Growing Degree-Days 1928-2016
Finding the connection to our ag roots [by Andrew Schwarz]
'Growing' concerns: Locals act [by Jenifer Noble]
River Right - Yukon musings [by Tom Carstens]
Douglas fir loss: Harbinger of an Applegate future? [by Alan Journet]
A different kind of footprint [by Kathy Conway]
BEHIND THE GREEN DOOR: Community outrage [by Chris Bratt]
Pickett West Timber Sale: Old-growth logging disguised as 'restoration' [by Luke Ruediger]
Rare plant protection and invasive species quarantine needed on BLM OHV trails [by Suzie Savoie]
Your input is needed on industrial cannabis development [by Alexis Woodruff]
21 AGRICULTURAL HERITAGE (continued from page 1)
Williams School welcomes new teacher
Ruch School celebrates communities
Grants Pass volunteers at Applegate and Williams schools
Williams Elementary fundraiser will be held in September
Tree mural depicts Applegate
23 Enchanted Forest Wine Run is September 23
Pollinator gardens are complete
24 Look who's reading the Gater

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