Milestones

Soak up local heritage at Colfax Museum

The Heritage Trail tour of Placer County museums coming up Aug. 6 and 7 is a great way to learn about the area’s rich history. Those who can’t make it to next weekend’s event ...

Alta-Dutch Flat School District celebrates graduates

Ten students received their eighth-grade diplomas from the Alta-Dutch Flat Elementary School District during ceremonies held June 3 at the Alta school. The district also has a scho ...

Colfax Elementary School celebrates graduates

Thirty Colfax Elementary School eighth graders received their diplomas during the district’s commencement ceremonies held June 9 in the school’s quad. Student awards were also ...

Colfax High celebrates 51st commencement

Saturday morning, June 4, Colfax High School graduates looked beyond the downpour and took some final moments to connect with their classmates, family and friends before starting t ...

Colfax High School Class of 2011 Awards and Scholarshiops

Association of California School Administrators Spencer Hitchcock American Legion California Boys & Girls State Drew Anderson, Grant Gutierrez, April Littlejohn Arizona St ...

Congratulations to the Colfax High Class of 2011

Lauren Achen Adam Acrich Traci Alexander Jenna Allgeier Tyler Allio Sean Ambrose Drew Anderson Maira Argenbright Nicholas Ash William Avalos Stevie Avila Avery Baccala Logan Baile ...

Community Calendar

Thursday Colfax Visual Art Departments Spring Art Show from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Colfax High School Theatre, 24995 Ben Taylor Road. Artworks from the ceramics, art, printmaking, ...

Memorial parade May 14 for Pete Hanson

A New Orleans-style jazz funeral parade will kick off a memorial Saturday for longtime Colfax resident Pete Hanson. Hanson, a musician and retired educator who taught at Colfax Hig ...

Local couple marks 40th anniversary

Auburn residents Janice Riddle and Richard Turton recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary at a family party held March 27. They have two sons and daughters-in-law: Josh ...

Tadlock, Muenter to wed

Krystal Anne Tadlock of Colfax and Brian Lee Muenter of Colfax are planning to be married on April 23. Krystal Anne Tadlock, graduated from Del Oro in 2004 and California State Uni ...

Warwick, Aaronson wed

Tori Lorraine Warwick of Alta and William Matthew Aaronson of Davis were married on Sept.. 4, 2010 at Shinneyboo Creek Cabin Resort Soda Springs by Rev. Tom Carlisle. The bride w ...

Kutzman, Motia to exchange vows July 2

Morgan Kutzman of Meadow Vista and Michael Motia of La Canada will Mary on July 2, 2011 in a small ceremony on the Citizen Hotel terrace in Sacramento. The prospective bride gradu ...

Winzeler, Smith to wed on May 14

Mr. and Mrs. Tom Winzeler of Wickenburg, Arizona announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Anne Thomas Winzeler, to former Colfax resident Garret Farrell Smith. The brid ...

O’Brien, Martin to wed in Maui

Christine Sierra O’Brien and Joshua James Martin, both of Auburn, announce their plans to marry. Christine graduated from Del Oro High School in 1999 and graduated from National ...

Garcias mark silver anniversary

Meadow Vista residents Tony and Stephanie Garcia will mark their silver wedding anniversary with a dinner party on Saturday. Joining them will be Stephanie’s parents, Jim and Lin ...