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Sports Briefs

Buell selected to all-PVL hoop squad Will Buell of Colfax High was named to the all-Pioneer Valley League boys basketball team that was recently announced. The team was selected b ...

Girl Scouts hold benefit pamaja party

The Girl Scout Troop 2172 in the Colfax-Auburn area recently donated 87 new pair of pajamas and other articles of clothing and bedding to the Placer County Children's Emergency She ...

Community reaches out to CHP officer battling cancer

The support of his co-workers, friends and the community has made dealing with a serious illness easier for Todd Kettwig, a California Highway Patrol officer. Kettwig, public info ...

Railroad has been here for 145 years

Having read the letter from Robin Byer (Colfax Record, Jan. 26) concerning railroad noise in Colfax, I feel compelled to reply. Aside from a well-developed flair for the dramatic, ...

Generosity is appreciated

Thank you goes to all those volunteers for your much-needed help on Friday, Dec. 16, and Saturday, Dec. 17, with the Meadow Vista Christmas Basket Program. Without your help this ...

Weimar double-murder case on track for January preliminary exam

ROSEVILLE – The Placer County District Attorney’s case against Lee Konnerth will be tested in January at a preliminary hearing. Konnerth, 35, was charged with two murder count ...

Choral group hits high note with community

When Alta resident Janine Dexter looks into faces of Colla Voce choir members she sees more than medical professionals, teachers, wine makers and stay-at-home moms. She sees peopl ...

Eden Valley social hub celebrates anniversary

A club established initially to lobby for improvements on Placer Hills Road is now celebrating its 64th anniversary. The Eden Valley Community Center, formed in 1947 as the Eden V ...

Dr. Peers' Colfax home called "most wonderful'

On South Main in historic Colfax, a lamppost is missing its plaque. According to Helen Wayland, Colfax Area Heritage Museum director, it had honored Dr. Robert Alway Peers. Despite ...

Colfax Chronicles

10 YEARS AGO Nov. 1, 2001 – Velican’s Ponderosa in Weimar will host its 41st annual “Buck Stew” dinner Saturday, Nov. 3. “We started the event in 1961 to celebrate the e ...