Mike Maynard

So You Think You're A Local: Tracing the Highway Patrol’s regional history

Editor’s Note: This is the second in a two-part story on early CHP in Placer County. By Mike Maynard Special to the Colfax Record Last week I talked about the starting of the Hig ...

So you think you're a local: Cracking down on motorists

Editor’s Note: This is the first in a two-part story on early CHP in Placer County. As early a 1919, during certain seasons, automobile traffic was quite heavy through Colfax. ...