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Placer, Colfax students shine in fifth snowboard series race

Colfax High senior Alora Bourne edged Placer’s Lily Worthington by half a second Monday at Northstar to win the second giant slalom race amid the California-Nevada Ski and Sn ...

Colfax next for tie-in to Lincoln-North Auburn sewer link?

With a 13.5-mile sewer pipeline due to tie in North Auburn to Lincoln’s treatment plant later this year, Colfax officials are re-examining the possibility of their city linki ...

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Bear River improves to 10-3 with one-point win over San Juan

Ben O’Lena scored 20 points with four 3-pointers as the Bear River High boys basketball team snuck past San Juan Friday in 70-69 fashion. The Bruins improved to 10-3 on the ...

BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Del Oro girls oust Kennedy on the hardwood

Del Oro girls 58, Kennedy 47 Early foul trouble didn’t keep the Golden Eagles from a win over Kennedy Tuesday in preseason basketball. “It wasn’t our best game, ...

Good December starts for Auburn-area basketball teams

Ask any basketball coach and more often than not they’ll tell you that getting off to a good start to a season is always good for a team’s psyche. So far this season, ...

I-80 drivers try in vain to snuff out Applegate Fire

“It got too big, too fast.” Pete Enochs was witness to the beginnings of an inferno that spread quickly through the Applegate area from its origin as a series of spot ...

Bitcoin cyber blackmailers strike Colfax pizzeria

A Colfax pizza eatery has weathered a cyber blackmail attempt that froze its files and demanded payment in bitcoins. Pizzaiolo Wood-Fired Pizza owner Pete Lostritto said he decide ...

Nevada Irrigation District dusts off 1926 plan for dam in Meadow Vista-Colfax area

  The Nevada Irrigation District is resurrecting a plan developed in the 1920s to tap into a meandering stretch of the Bear River between Meadow Vista and Colfax to boost wat ...

Weather for Placer County graduations predicted to be sizzling, stay-hydrated-hot

Last year’s graduation season was infamous in Placer County for its heat and for its heat exhaustion in some areas. Colfax High School’s principal, Rick Spears, noted ...