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Girls hoops season off to a good start

Colfax’s JV girls basketball team is off to a 5-1 season start after the Lady Falcons picked up two non-league wins last week and also finished second at the Roseville JV tournam ...

Distracted drivers pose real danger

Colfax High School students will learn about the dangers of distracted driving at a school assembly on Dec. 2. Colfax seniors Haley Biles, Patrick Cabrera and Savannah Newman organ ...

Snow-day protocol debated

With temperatures lowering for winter, it is time to look forward to snowfall. And since heavy snow can mean snow days for local schools, some Colfax residents are wondering what g ...

Falcons JVs go after league title Friday

The Pioneer Valley League JV football championship will be on the line Friday night at Lake of the Pines when Colfax’s Falcons take on Bear River’s Bruins with kickoff set for ...

Jr. Falcons send two to title games

A pair of Colfax Jr. Falcon youth football teams have reached the Sacramento Youth Football League Div. II championship games set for this Saturday at Highlands High in Sacramento. ...

Chester Gibbs left lasting education legacy

A lamppost plaque on South Main Street reads, simply, “In Memory – Chester A. Gibbs – From his friends – 1994.” That year, a very civic-minded man of means passed on at a ...

Colfax sweeps Monterey Trail

It was a good weekend for the Colfax Jr. Falcons’ youth football teams as the local gridders swept visiting Monterey Trail last Saturday at Colfax High School. This Saturday, the ...

Colfax Friends of Library pick new logo

Samantha Scicluna, a senior at Colfax High School, has received a $100 prize from the Colfax Friends of the Library president on Oct. 1 at the Colfax Library. Scicluna had the win ...

Colfax High English teacher Jean Page dead at 51

“There is a method to my madness,” is something Mrs. Jean Page always said in her English class at Colfax High School. Jean Marie Page, 51, passed away Saturday morning after ...

Lady Falcon spikers 2-1 in PVL season play

An early make-or-break match faced the Colfax High Lady Falcons volleyball squad last night as the Green and White took to the court to try to keep pace with the Pioneer Valley Lea ...

Colfax Wrestling slowly rebuilding; has money, needs more people

Unlike many high school teams, the Colfax High Wrestling team is in the unique position of having enough money to fund its sport, but needing more coaches and interested wrestlers. ...

Bye was 'aptly placed' for Colfax

Over the years — for some unknown reason — the catchy term “aptly placed” has been used by sportswriters to describe when a “bye” pops up on a football team’s sched ...

Colfax Chronicles

10 YEARS AGO Sept. 13, 2001 – Ripple effects from Tuesday’s horrific tragedy on the East Coast made their way to the greater Colfax area, as some residents anxiously awaited n ...

Scouts honored during Eagle Court

Boy Scout Troop 19 recently celebrated the advancement of three Scouts to the rank of Eagle Scout. Evan Kaiser, Timmy Smith and Drew Anderson are all 2011 Colfax High School gradu ...

Falcons look good in opening win

It’s not often that a football team that scores 61 points in its season opener lines up for its second game against an opponent that actually rang up more points than they did. ...