The Chronicle is the oldest, locally owned newspaper in the southern Willamette Valley. Published weekly by Nash Publishing Group, the tabloid newspaper focuses on hyper-local coverage from Cottage Grove to Creswell to Springfield and other local communities. The cross-platform publishing company – which also owns chronicle1909.com and Emerald Valley Magazine – is on the cutting edge of super-serving readers and online viewers with both utilitarian and unique and differentiating content. Noel and Denise Nash are the co-owners, and Noel also is the publisher. Erin Tierney is the executive editor, Jordan Cora Lampe and Robert Baguio lead our Sales efforts, and Chelsea Greenway is our creative director. First published on Sept. 30, 1909.