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Tobiasz leads Colfax past Placer

The Colfax High soccer team celebrated senior night with a 2-0 win over rival Placer at Marson Stadium. Senior Ashley Tobiasz came up big with one goal in each half for the Falco ...

Hall of Fame motorcycle racer “Magoo” Chandler dead at 50

Foresthill Divide motocross racer Danny “Magoo” Chandler, whose star shone brightest on the international stage in the 1980s until a crash left him a quadriplegic, died late Tu ...

CIF releases basketball state tourney brackets

The CIF released the brackets for the state high school basketball tournaments Sunday with some interesting matchups all around. In boys Division II, a 12-team Nor Cal bracket h ...

Falcons’ bubble 'Bursed'

SACRAMENTO — Modesto Christian senior Isaiah Burse found a way to spoil another foothill team’s dream of a Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV title Saturday at Arco Arena. Burse ...

Falcons fly into finals

LODI — One winning streak was going to end here Wednesday night when Colfax and Capital Christian’s boys basketball teams clashed in a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. IV basketbal ...

Colfax girls fall in OT

LODI — Wednesday’s CIF Sac-Joaquin Section girls Div. IV basketball semifinal game between No. 2 seeded Argonaut and No. 3 Colfax turned into a battle for survival. After all, ...

Colfax snowboarders claims top five in slalom

The Colfax High boys snowboarding team turned in an unprecedented performance Monday at a slalom race in Squaw Valley. The Falcons claimed the top five spots to dominate the Centr ...

Placer County commission high on pot dispensary ban

Placer County’s proposed pot shop ban won the backing Thursday of the Placer County Planning Commission despite the pleas of prospective medicinal marijuana dispensary owners in ...

Media Life: The Who’s Super Bowl show spotlights tribute to Colfax composer

You may know it as “Teenage Wasteland.” But the name of rock band The Who’s most timeless hit is actually “Baba O’Riley.” With CSI playing the heck out of it at the s ...

Colfax heats up, hammers Lincoln

COLFAX — The snow was falling outside the Colfax High gymnasium Thursday night. Inside, it took a while for the Falcons’ shots to start falling. As soon as they did, the Colfa ...

Salmonson’s transformation

To look at him now, you would never guess that Ryan Salmonson’s sport of choice five years ago was ping-pong. But back in seventh grade, two years before he set foot on a basket ...

Witts’ hoops legacy continuing at Colfax

Justin Witt, a two-year starting forward for Colfax High, is the third member of the Witt family to make an impact on the local high school basketball scene. He follows in the foot ...

Falcons soar on the mountain

The Colfax High boys snowboard team shredded the competition Monday at a Central Division II race at Northstar. Junior Austin Leal led a 1-2-3 finish for the Falcons in the giant ...

Colfax boys roll past Roseville, 68-33

The Colfax High boys basketball team crushed Roseville 68-33 in its final tuneup before Pioneer Valley League play begins Wednesday. Junior Ben Buell and senior Justin Witt scored ...

Granite Bay girls outlast Colfax at Folsom tourney

A fast-paced up-and-down game turned into a tight defensive struggle as the Granite Bay High girls basketball team held off a tough Colfax team Tuesday night. The Grizzlies won ...