Colfax

Fire near Foresthill grows to 2,400 acres, 30 percent contained

UPDATE 7:40 P.M. July 15 - The Robbers Fire grew to 2,400 acres by Sunday evening - up from 2,250 earlier in the day - but firefighters were able to contain 30 percent of it. The ...

Robbers Fire expands to 2,250 acres burned

UPDATE 12:00 P.M. July 15 - The Robbers Fire grew to 2,250 acres overnight Saturday and was 20 percent contained as of Sunday morning. The fire started Wednesday afternoon at Shirt ...

200-acre fire burns between Foresthill and Colfax

  More than 250 firefighters were working into Wednesday night against the threat of increasing winds to stop the spread of the Robbers Fire. The fire erupted in steep canyon ...

Spring turkey season opens March 31

Beginning Saturday, March 31, gobbler hunters again can prowl the backcountry in pursuit of traditional Thanksgiving table fare. The season continues through May 6.Shooting hours a ...

Woodcreek girls march into Del Oro tourney semis

Woodcreek High School’s girls basketball team continued its early roll with a 64-31 pounding of Colfax on Thursday in the first round of the Lady Eagles Invitational at Del O ...

Oakmont hosts first cross country invitational Saturday

Oakmont High School’s cross country team, featuring Capital Valley Conference champion Marisa Carino, will be host to 12 schools in its first invitational meet Saturday at Ma ...

CIF Playoff Seedings Take Big Hits

After pre-season trips to Las Vegas and Fresno to take on perennial powers Bishop Gorman and Clovis West, last Friday’s trek to Manteca to meet East Union in the opening round of ...

High Playoff Seeds For Falcons, Hillmen

Pioneer Valley League champion Colfax and runner-up Placer both reaped the benefits of successful seasons when the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section released its football playoff brackets S ...