caboose

Colfax Chronicles

10 YEARS AGO Aug. 2, 1961 – After first opening its doors on May 10, 1873, Emigrant Gap School will not be in session when school resumes. Students in the Emigrant Gap School Di ...

Colfax Community Calendar

Thursday Friends of the Colfax Library meets at 11 a.m. in the library, 2 W. St. 346-8211. My Girlfriends Garden social networking group meets at 9 a.m. at the Mix & Mingle Greek ...

Centennial plaque marks city's role in railroad history

By Nancy Hagman Special to the Colfax Record On Friday, May 9, 1969 Colfax received a very special delivery. The train, “Centennial Plaque Special,” carried dignitaries fro ...

Working on the railroad

The little red caboose in downtown Colfax is beginning to show its age. Originally purchased in 1969 by Soroptimist International of Colfax, the rail car at the corner of Main an ...