Rollins Lake

A fishing license is the perfect stocking stuffer

Whether you used it doesn’t matter. All 2010 fishing licenses expire at midnight Dec. 31. It’s been a tradition for many years in our family to include a fishing licen ...

Rollins Lake gets ready to rock

Musician Corrie Vallance’s dream is coming true this weekend.She knows there are many talented musicians living in the Colfax area, but wondered why someone hadn’t orga ...

Six injured in Rollins Lake area crash

Six people were injured Friday afternoon after the vehicle they were in ran into a ditch near Colfax. Early reports indicate that unsafe speed was a factor in the accident that se ...

Lots of history buried under Rollins

The area now covered by Rollins Lake and adjacent lands are rich in history. The Spaniards did the earliest known exploration in 1822, naming the river “Rio de Oso.” In fact, ...

Teen sets grass fire at Rollins Lake

Quick response by campers averted what could have been a major catastrophe at Long Ravine Campground on Rollins Lake Friday afternoon. A 14-old-boy visiting from the Bay Area late ...

Doctor leaves lasting natural legacy to public, nature

Dr. Jarret Laban Rollins moved from Auburn to Colfax in 1900. He was a successful physician, a prohibition leader and a father of five. But he would be remembered for his commitmen ...