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Falcons in the hunt for more

Erica Heikila doesn’t mind that her Colfax High volleyball team isn’t getting much hype early this season, even if the Falcons are quietly off to an excellent start. The Colfa ...

Between a rock and a hard place: Questions surround Placer DA charges for Colfax youths

Did District Attorney Brad Fenocchio go too far in the case of three Colfax-area youths his office has elevated to adult court from the juvenile justice system? Or is it a case of ...

CHP, Cal Fire team up to rescue woman on Bear River near Colfax

Cal Fire firefighters and a California Highway Patrol helicopter crew are being credited with rescuing a woman who had become lost in the darkness along an isolated stretch of the ...

High school students reach out to Colfax I-80 rock attack victim

Trying to make sense of a crime that left their community confused and saddened, Colfax High School students are reaching out to the motorist injured in a rock-throwing attack on I ...

Small cities, big pay

Placer County communities are paying city and town managers at Bay Area prices even though the cost-of-living index is about 30 percent less, a new grand jury report says. But in ...

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 ...