applegate valley

Biodynamic farming rises in southern Oregon

APPLEGATE VALLEY, Ore.– Farming but without the pesticides. It’s what many consumers want and what many farmers are trying to do. Now, a winery in the Applegate Valley has taken organic farming one step further by using a method that is gaining …

Kite Festival takes off for Mother’s Day

APPLEGATE VALLEY, Ore.– The fourth annual Kite Festival at LongSword Vineyards celebrated mothers and their families on Sunday. The Applegate Valley winery held the festival over two days with food, music, wine and plenty of entertainment for all ages. For the past …

Hendrix fire continues to burn near Ruch

Ruch, Ore. – The Hendrix Fire is currently burning near Ruch between Glade Creek and Applegate River. The fire began after Sunday’s thunderstorm in the area. Firefighters believed they could keep it small, but strong winds picked up and helped the fire …