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Auburn boy with rare syndrome wins 1st race at Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway

Colton Nelson did it. And then he did it again — and again The 7-year-old Auburn boy, who rides on the dirt oval at Fast Fridays Motorcycle Speedway despite being one of fe ...

Yuba City's California Chrome wins Preakness Stakes, 1 victory from Triple Crown

BALTIMORE  — California Chrome repelled one challenger and then put away another in the stretch to win the Preakness on Saturday, setting up a Triple Crown try ...

California bill limits full contact youth football drills

SACRAMENTO — Responding to parental safety concerns, the state Assembly on Thursday passed legislation limiting full-contact practices for high school football ...

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 ...

Colfax leads charge in electric vehicle plug-ins

While city leaders in Auburn have just begun the process of installing electric vehicle charging stations there, Colfax has been offering free plug-ins for almost a decade. There ...

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 ...

Lions pitch in funds for service dog

The Colfax Lions Club President Tim Luckenbill presented a check for $3,100 to Elizabeth Madsen that will go toward the cost of obtaining a service dog for her son, Alexander &ldqu ...

Colfax's Michael Wilson earns elite state honor

In his four years at Colfax High School, you can bet that Michael Wilson learned how to manage his time wisely. Competing year-around in three sports and maintaining a weighted 4. ...

Practice rules for high school football could be getting stricter in California

  In a continuing move to make its playing fields and courts safer for its athletes, the California Interscholastic Federation passed a rule at its recent CIF Federated Counc ...