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Spring Green Festival channels energy into environmental awareness

The Spring Green Festival held at the Sierra Vista Community Center on Saturday was a day of family fun promoting green living, including ways to save energy, use solar power and r ...

Every day is train day at depot museum

While cities across the country – including Colfax – observe National Train Day in May 10, the volunteers at the Colfax Heritage Museum and Colfax Area Chamber of Comme ...

Colfax High senior earns top state honor

Colfax High principal Rick Spears announced this week that Michael Wilson, a Colfax High senior who has played three sports in each of his four years at CHS and has been at the top ...

Colfax High senior earns top state honor

Colfax High principal Rick Spears announced this week that Michael Wilson, a Colfax High senior who has played three sports in each of his four years at CHS and has been at the top ...

Colfax high senior earns top state honor

Colfax High principal Rick Spears announced this week that Michael Wilson, a Colfax High senior who has played three sports in each of his four years at CHS and has been at the top ...

Placer County joins nationwide Big Day of Giving

Seventy-eight nonprofits in Placer County are asking for donations today as part of a 24-hour, nationwide effort to increase charitable giving online. Locally known as the Big Day ...

Yuba City's California Chrome wins Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A horse with a humble pedigree. A couple of working stiff owners. A 77-year-old trainer with his first Kentucky Derby horse. Even Hollywood ...

17-year-old driver dies in solo collision on I-80 above Colfax

A 17-year-old Folsom resident suffered fatal injuries in a solo rollover collision on westbound Interstate 80 between Dutch Flat and Gold Run just before noon today. According to ...

Campus drill sharpens emergency response skills

More than Placer County 30 law enforcement, fire and public service agencies participated in the Mass Casualty Incident drill held Saturday at Colfax High School. There were about ...

Activity-filled festival gets the green on

Think “green” on Saturday during the annual Colfax event built around living environmentally friendly and using energy-saving products. The Spring Green Festival runs f ...