Our magazine is delivered directly to a list of highly desirable Marion & Polk County residents. Locally printed on premium paper and full color throughout, Only the Best of the Willamette Valley will encourage reader engagement with a clear call to action.

Delivered timely just as the season begins, the magazine features short stories and ideas from our team of writers along with helpful information from our advertisers!

Our estimated readership is over 30,000, reaching high-income households. We can also add advertiser’s customers to our primary list! All advertisers are also featured on our website and in direct emails that go to our readers. Best of all, only 2020 winners of the Best of the Willamette Valley may appear in these special editions!


Our Autumn edition ushers in the time of year as the seasons change. Our editorial focus is on home & garden preparation for winter, home-crafted Halloween costumes, new traditions for Thanksgiving along with kids’ projects. Great opportunity for home improvement providers. Also featuring some of our Health & Beauty winners, just in time for open enrollment.

Space Reservations: August 14, 2020
Materials Clear: August 31, 2020
In Homes: September 17, 2020



This is a sample of a traditional advertorial. The entire spread is advertiser’s space. We assign a writer to cover your story.



Our Winter/Holiday edition delivers a comprehensive gift guide. We’ll review some of the best cars for family and those with more free time. After the holidays, plan trips to the Oregon Coast and take advantage of winter sales and winter projects. Great opportunity for home improvement providers, automotive, and destinations.

Space Reservations: October 2, 2020
Materials Clear: October 19, 2020
In Homes: November 5, 2020



Our Spring edition delivers ideas for home improvements like landscape makeovers, gardens, decks, fences, and more. We will also feature education as early open enrollment begins for private, charter, and Catholic schools and colleges. Great opportunity for home improvement providers, schools, and health. This edition also launches our 2021 Best of the Willamette Valley contest.

Space Reservations: March 2, 2021
Materials Clear: March 19, 2021
In Homes: April 5, 2021



Above is a sample of a facing page advertorial. Entire spread is the advertiser’s space.



This is a sample of a full-page advertorial. The entire page is an advertiser’s space.


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