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Colfax native Kenny Barnes recalls wire splicing job for Pacific Bell

  This week, the ultimate award for solving a Colfax history mystery goes to Kenny Barnes. A true town native – he was born in a midwives’ hospital on Grass Valle ...

Thank a different Bell for Colfax phones

  This may be a case of biting off more than one can chew, because the history of the telephone in Colfax is perplexing. We know that Carl G. Bell – no relation to Ale ...