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Caring for Caitlyn

The family moved to California when Caitlyn was 2 years old, first living in Grass Valley for a time before moving to Auburn. As junior high school rolled around she was excited to ...

Leonard Dawes turns 100

Leonard “Shorty” Dawes will turn 100 on Feb. 25. He was born in Oklahoma, but has lived in the Colfax area since the end of WWII. He currently resides in Auburn with ...

Mitchell White: McClintock’s sole Republican challenger

Editor’s note: This is the latest story in a series highlighting candidates for California’s 4th Congressional District. Three Democratic candidates were profiled in re ...

Regina Bateson eyes South Placer as key to beating McClintock

Editor’s note: This is the latest in a series of profiles highlighting Democratic challengers in the race for California’s 4th Congressional District. Republican candid ...

Ex-Placer copter pilot one of 5 dead in crash

A former Applegate resident who once piloted California Highway Patrol helicopters on search and rescue missions out of Auburn Airport has died in a New Mexico crash that killed fi ...

Jessica Morse accruing war chest in run against Tom McClintock

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of profiles highlighting Democratic challengers in the race for California’s 4th Congressional District. Republican candida ...

Seniors need to know column

Family members, partners, friends and neighbors devote countless hours to providing care to their relatives or loved ones. The majority of the long-term care in the United States ...

Meet your student leaders

For the Colfax Lady Falcons’ volleyball team, the 2017 season has been one to remember. Led by a crisp offense, a hustling defense and some outstanding team chemistry, the L ...

Sullivan named Gold Country Media associate publisher

Brehm Communications Incorporated has announced that Bill Sullivan, the Folsom Telegraph general manager, has been named Gold Country Media associate publisher. Manager of the Tel ...

Seniors First awarded contract to operate Placer County Meals on Wheels

Seniors First was recently awarded home-delivered meals funding to once again operate the Placer County Meals on Wheels program for 2017 – 2020 by Agency on Aging/Area 4. Th ...

Colfax High School’s Isabel Mulay wins Girl Scouts’ Gold Award

A Colfax High School student recently won the highest award presented to Girl Scouts. Isabel Mulay was one of 34 local girls presented with the Gold Award at the “Girls Who ...

Where Are They Now?

Former Colfax High girls’ softball standout Kayla Harris got the thrill of a lifetime in playing her first season of college ball for NCAA Div. I Liberty University in Lynchb ...

Gertrude Paul, co-founder of the Colfax Historical Society, dies at 98

Gertrude Marie Paul, a well-known and loved member of the Colfax Historical Society and the Colfax Garden Club, died May 23 in Grass Valley. She was 98. A lifelong amateur histori ...

Wandering Wardrobe shows off spring fashions at Colfax locations

To show off new spring and summer fashions while, at the same time, feature iconic Colfax locations, local business woman Richelle Clark recently filmed a Colfax-based “fashi ...

Connie’s Decors offers experience, quality products

In the interior design business for 38 years, artist and decorator Connie Heilaman loves a design challenge. Heilaman offers private consultations by appointment at her downtown C ...