fireworks

Officials encourage safe driving, following fireworks rules on holiday

With Fourth of July nearly upon us, local officials are reminding residents to be careful on the roads and know that even safe and sane fireworks are not allowed everywhere. Chief ...

Colfax Chronicles

One Year Ago July 1, 2010 – A dedication ceremony for the newly remodeled Colfax branch of the Placer County library was held Wednesday afternoon by the Placer County Board of S ...

Independence Day moving forward

There won’t be any fireworks to cap off the Colfax Independence Day celebration this year, but that isn’t stopping organizers from planning a bang-up event for Sunday, July 3. ...

Colfax prepares for July 3 festivities

The traditional fireworks display will cap this year’s Independence Day festival, reports event coordinator Shannon Chatham. For more than 50 years, the city has been able to us ...

Setting off fireworks? Don’t try it in Auburn

Setting off your own fireworks this Fourth of July is a bad move in Auburn. Except for the annual fireworks show at the Gold Country Fairgrounds, local fire officials don’t wan ...