Operation Mom

Thanks for valentines

The Veterans of Foreign Wars, Ladies Auxiliary 2003, would like to thank all the scouting groups, school classes, groups and individuals who made “Valentines for Vets. More tha ...

Vets speak out on service to country

By Marci Seither Colfax Record Correspondent “A few months ago I was at the Sacramento Airport and saw a group of people holding American flags and posters,” recalled Bill Ga ...

Operation Mom needs to fill empty closet

“I can’t believe we are canceling our packing meeting,” said Carole Park of Colfax as she choked back tears of disappointment. Dee Rein, who heads up the Placer County Oper ...

Thanks for support of our beloved troops

First, my thanks to all of you for your steadfast support of our beloved troops as well as our organization throughout the years. As you all know, we meet every month and assemble/ ...

Call for supplies to fill Touch of Home packages

Dee Rein, group leader for Operation:MOM in Placer County is initiating a “tell a friend” campaign. “Thanks to the brave souls who helped us pack last month. The weather con ...

'Valentines for Vets' response amazing

The Veterans of Foreign Wars, Auxiliary 2003, would like to thank all the scouting groups, school classes, 4-H groups, church groups, Salvation Army, and individuals who made “Va ...

Mother's love skates into first place

Chloe Sluic has been helping people through physical therapy for 24 years. When both of her sons joined the U.S. Army, just 18 months apart, Sluic felt the need to find a little th ...