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"Sporting Pink": A sports page from a different era

It was by comparison now, a sports section of another era. For starters, its pages were pink and appropriately called: “The Sporting Pink”. On April 20, 1951, the Spo ...

The 'golden days' of Colfax baseball

Kenny Barnes can still remember the sound of the crack of wooden bats at the baseball park at Rising Sun Mine. Barnes grew up in Colfax in the 1940s and looked forward to going w ...