Colfax Chronicles

Colfax Chronicles

One Year AgoApril 22, 2010 – Junior Girl Scout Isabel Clark has found another way to make the world a better place.The Christian Valley fifth grader is collecting worn out at ...

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One Year AgoApril 15, 2010 – April is Sexual Assault Awareness month. This is an important issue to recognize because there are many myths about this violent crime. It is not ...

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One Year AgoApril 8, 2010 – Six-year-old Kaden Tomlin leads the pack in hunting for Easter eggs during Saturday’s festivities at Meadow Vista Park.Organized by the Mead ...

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One Year AgoApril 1, 2010 – Colfax amateur astronomer Don Machholz is on Cloud 9 and back on the celestial map after the discovery of his 11th comet.Machholz started looking for ...

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One Year AgoMarch 25, 2010 – Colfax High Senior Keith Saddjan won the logo design contest for the Third Annual 5k/10k Sierra Foothills Run.Saddjan has been interested in art sinc ...

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One Year AgoMarch 18, 2010 ? Caden Tomlin, 7, of Meadow Vista sits in the cockpit of a private airplane during his Tiger Cub troop?s field trip to the Auburn Airport. Tiger Cubs fr ...

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One Year AgoMarch 4, 2010 – Colfax looks good for its age.Council members celebrated the city’s 100-year mark on Feb. 24 with cake. Also on display was a proclamation f ...

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One Year AgoFeb. 25, 2010 – The Colfax Lady Falcons, entering the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. IV girl’s basketball play-offs with a lofty No. 3 seed, played the part in first ...

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One Year AgoFeb. 11, 2010 – Weimar Hills School sixth grader Jayden Cypress won the school level National Geographic Bee with questions regarding the U.S., Canada, Japan and ...

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One Year AgoJan. 21, 2010 – Colfax Green Machine President Tom Keshishian recently presented a sign to the Veterans of Foreign Wars and Ladies Auxiliary.Each month the Green mach ...

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One Year AgoJan. 21, 2010 ? A pair of famous former residents is moving back to Colfax. Council members approved the permanent installation of the historic, life-size bear and bull ...

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One Year AgoJan. 14, 2010 – For the past 20 years, one group has stayed in shape by taking weekly hikes on one of the many area trails.“We used to say we hike for fun,& ...

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One Year AgoJan. 7, 2010 – While renovating the Colfax Library building at the corner of Church and Main streets, construction workers have unearthed items dating back to the ...

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One Year AgoDec. 31, 2009 – A tragedy was averted Tuesday morning when CHP officers and Dutch Flat farrier Sean North managed to round up two horses walking on westbound Intersta ...

Indian history lesson continues

Last week I talked about the Miwok Indians living in the Colfax area and how the Wallace Indian Camp existed in the Suburban Pines area. The Nisenan word for the roundhouse in th ...