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Auburn’s Top 5 All-Time Movie ‘Stars’ May Surprise You

After last week’s sometimes-controversial Top 5 All-Time Auburn Sports Stars rankings, Media Life is bravely going where no local journalist has gone before – ranking A ...

“A War” kicks off international film showcase series in Colfax

An Alta cabin owner and Lafayette computer business owner is adding the Colfax Theater to his international film showcase based in the San Francisco area. Efi Lubliner will now sh ...

Media Life: Auburn’s Top 5 All-Time Sports Stars

Once upon a time, on a football field, baseball diamond, ski slope or track, Auburn could point with pride at an athlete who had risen in his or her sport to the upper echelons of ...

Colfax woman to join in coast-to-coast goodwill motorcycle tour

Ask Colfax resident Madella Shelton if she has experience riding long distance on a motorcycle and then be prepared for some good stories.   In 2001, for example, she rode h ...

Media Life: 10 Who Made Auburn All The More 'Ausome'

What makes Auburn so unique and special to the people who live here – and the others who wish they did? Here are 10 names. A drop in  very large bucket. There are many ...

Poole Celebration of Life set for April 23

When Glenn Poole passed away last November at the age of 84, a void left in the Colfax High School family. Over the years, Poole, a well-respected teacher and coach at both Colfa ...

Colfax alum Haley Biles to coach Falcons volleyball

Everywhere Haley Biles has gone to play volleyball, she has been a proven winner. Biles, a 2012 Colfax High graduate, was a two-time all-league player in her playing days for the ...

Colfax’s O’Keefe selected to elite team

Colfax High sophomore Garren O’Keefe is going to be a busy young man this spring. O’Keefe, the leading scorer on Colfax High’s basketball team last season as a ...

Applications open for Superior Court grand jury service

The Superior Court of California is seeking applications from Placer County residents interested in serving on the 2016-2017 grand jury.  The grand jury’s one-year te ...

Charter school students' murals create colorful reminder of planet awareness

Chloe Brazelton had a great time painting the town red, green and blue. An eighth-grade student at Core Placer Charter School’s Colfax Campus, Chloe was part of a student de ...

Arbor Day Essay Contest winners named

Each year, the Colfax Garden Club celebrates the upcoming arrival of spring by sponsoring an Arbor Day Essay Contest. This year, 30 students from the fifth-grade classes at Colfax ...

Winning Spirit

Weimar Hills’ eighth-grade boys’ basketball team capped a 28-10 season last weekend by capturing first-place in the A-1 Division of the Crescent City Jaycees Tournament ...

Placer Hills District to hold “round-up” for kindergarten registration March 30

Parents who plan to enroll their children for kindergarten next year can get help with registration packets this month, according to school district officials. Kindergarten packet ...

Meadow Vista resident to run for U.S. Senate

Kathryn Holt, past president of the Colfax Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, is running for the U.S. Senate this year. A Meadow Vista resident, Holt, 51, said she was contacted ...

Colfax High School principal recovering after serious snowboarding accident

Colfax High School principal Paul Lundberg is recovering at home after a serious snowboarding accident on Feb. 1. Lundberg, 48, broke his back in four places and dislocated severa ...