rescue

Barney saves the day

Barbara Menton is home – safe and dry – thanks to her 2-year-old Yorkshire Terrier, Barney. While walking on Canyon Way on Dec. 5, the 78-year-old Colfax resident got too clos ...

Firefighters save 5-year-old

Two local firefighters were involved in the rescue of a 5-year-old boy late Saturday morning. Captain Kevin Wegener and Firefighter Mike Lowry work full-time for the Sacramento Me ...

CHP, Cal Fire team up to rescue woman on Bear River near Colfax

Cal Fire firefighters and a California Highway Patrol helicopter crew are being credited with rescuing a woman who had become lost in the darkness along an isolated stretch of the ...