History

Three new homes built in Blue Canyon in 1963

  10 YEARS AGO May 27, 2004 – Congratulations are in order for the Alta-Dutch Flat School for being selected as a 2004 California Distinguished School. Alta-Dutch Flat ...

Audere Clinkenbeard was Colfax Branch librarian

10 YEARS AGO May 20, 2004 – Chris Hearn, Joe Bena, Tim Burgess, Justin Wood and Andrew McCarthy weren’t household names this season for the Colfax High boys track ...

'All Aboard for Colfax' offers walking path to local history

  10 YEARS AGO May 13, 2004 – Christie Alexander is spearheading the community effort to clean and paint the outbuildings and landscape the recreation areas at the Col ...

Local constables were Williams, Fonseca

  10 YEARS AGO May 6, 2004 – Weimar Hills School Principal Steve Schaumleffel earned one of the state’s most prestigious administrator’s awards at the Asso ...

New roof, paint for Tee Pee Motel in Illinoistown

  10 YEARS AGO April 29, 2004 – Velican’s Ponderosa will present its 16th annual Spring Fling Chicken Wing  Wing-Ding Thing at 4 p.m. May 1. The popula ...

Jack Moore served as Scoutmaster for Colfax Troop B.S.A.

10 YEARS AGO April 22, 2004 – Since 1959, generations of students have benefited from the education and experience at Colfax High School. With the state-of-the-art gym and s ...

History, environment the stars of Dutch Flat gathering

Ask North Fork American River Alliance president Jim Ricker whether his group is winning and he’ll likely tell you that they’re “holding their own.” The Du ...

Heritage Museum closing in on 80,000 visitors

As of Monday, May 19, the visitor count at the Colfax Heritage Museum totaled 79,026, according to museum volunteer Donna Williams.

Chris Bierwagen to review fruit industry history

Thursday, May 15 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599 American Legion Colfax Post 192 meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Thursday o ...

Tracking the trains

Among those attending the National Train Day celebration at the Colfax Passenger Depot was Ryan Grenhalg. He said he “drove down from Reno” to Colfax Saturday with his ...