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Choral group hits high note with community

When Alta resident Janine Dexter looks into faces of Colla Voce choir members she sees more than medical professionals, teachers, wine makers and stay-at-home moms. She sees peopl ...

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 ...

Kindergarteners honor family members with art

After visiting Oaxaca, Mexico for a Dia de los Muertos celebration, Sierra Hills Elementary School kindergarten teacher Cindy Tuisku decided to incorporate the holiday into a lesso ...

Two killed in crash attended Live Oak Waldorf School

Two of the three victims in the single-vehicle crash that occurred Oct. 20 in Applegate are connected to Live Oak Waldorf School, a private Applegate school that has 150 students i ...

Stepping forward to protect the community

The Placer Hills Fire Protection District is looking for a few good men and women who want to be at the forefront of helping others. Beginning next month, the fire district, which ...

Local man holds Native Sons of Golden West top post

In the shadow of Auburn’s Historic Courthouse is a brick building constructed in 1860. Look closely at the corner of Court and Commercial streets in Old Town or you might miss i ...

Colfax Chronicles

10 YEARS AGO Sept. 20, 2001 – While the nation continues to mourn the loss of Americans in the terrorist attack on New York City and Washington, D.C., Colfax area residents cont ...

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 ...

Roadwork continues on Interstate 80

Work resumed last week on the Interstate 80 overlay project between Meadow Vista and Colfax. Construction is taking place weekdays overnight, from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m., and requires la ...

Colfax Community Calendar

THURSDAY, AUG. 25 Colfax Area Heritage Museum open daily from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 99 Railroad St. 346-8599. Zumba Fitness Class from 6 to 7 p.m. at Sierra Vista Center, 55 Schoo ...

Don't compromise park safety

Recently the Auburn Recreation District made a big stink about goose poop at Meadow Vista park, voting to sharply decrease the number of geese. Goose droppings are reportedly haza ...

Colfax Chronicles

10 YEARS AGO Aug. 16, 2001 – A fast-moving fire in the Tahoe National Forest just east of Emigrant Gap made travel over the Sierra almost impossible Monday and Tuesday. Eastboun ...

Why are they grousing now?

In regards to the “removal of the geese” (Record, Aug. 11): I have lived directly across the street from the Meadow Vista Park for 10 years, and every day I have seen the gees ...

Screaming soccer match

The 49er United Scream 14-and-under girls team battled the Rocklin Crush last weekend’s Gold Rush Classic youth soccer tournament. A total of 75 boys and girls squads competed i ...

Graduates growing up

Creative Kids Preschool & Child Care in Meadow Vista held its 17th annual graduation ceremony July 10. Twenty cheerful children sang and performed a variety of choreographed songs ...