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Bear River falls to Center, 35-28

ANTELOPE- After a grueling loss in week six to Placer it seemed facing a team with a 2-4 record the following Friday would cure any ails the Bear River High football team would ha ...

Placer defense answers the call at Bear River

LAKE OF THE PINES – On a night filled with defensive highlights, Colton Davenport struck the final, decisive blow at Bear River High.The Placer senior went high in the air to pic ...

Placer, Colfax soccer win nail-biters

The Placer High soccer team fought past upstart Lincoln Friday afternoon at Railhead Park in a makeup game from Thursday. Senior Eddie Santamaria starred on defense and provided ...

Working on Colfax railroad, depot history

Thanks to E Clampus Vitus, a local fraternal organization, the Nevada County Narrow Gauge will not be forgotten. A plaque commemorating the 66-year run of the NCNG sits on the corn ...

What Would Jesus Do? lends a hand

The homeless and those in need in the Colfax area can look forward to receiving food and a bit of comfort every week from a Christian organization that goes by the name What Would ...

Celebrating country's bicentennial with a monitor

This hunt for heavy metal is symbolic; however, in the mid-1800’s it was serious business. In the center of North Main Street, in historic Colfax, stands a monument to the event ...

Colfax climbs atop PVL standings

Ryan Glazner’s arm and bat propelled Colfax to the top of the Pioneer Valley League baseball title race Thursday afternoon.Glazner tossed a three-hit shutout and finished 3-f ...

Falcons’ outburst buries Hillmen

Not even the wind, snow and bitter cold at James Field could cool off a sizzling Colfax High baseball team Thursday afternoon.Led by sophomore Ryan Glazner, the Falcons crushed Pla ...

Branum into semifinals after beating Thornton

Del Oro High junior Austin Branum stopped Placer senior Joe Thornton at the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Tournament Friday in Stockton. The two standouts from the foothills met in ...

Weather forces hoops playoff changes

An impending winter storm expected to hit heavily in the foothills region has forced some changes to the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section girls and boys basketball playoff schedule. CIF of ...