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End of road for Interstate 80 Colfax-Alta detour

After seven months, nightly traffic detours off Interstate 80 east of Colfax are over. The $70 million Caltrans project to rehab 11 miles of the freeway between Colfax and Alta is ...

Interstate 80 detour near Colfax still on

Nightly westbound Interstate 80 closures just east of Colfax will continue until late October. With the cost savings of the Gold Run III project, Caltrans has also announced it wi ...

Video/News Report: Cone zone message gives Colfax Record, editor statewide exposure

Colfax has a famous face in the form of Record Editor Gloria Beverage. Beverage and the weekly newspaper she helms in Colfax have been highlighted around the state for more than a ...

Expanded Auburn-Sacramento bus service on the way

With its popularity growing in a time of skyrocketing gas prices and a major highway improvement project threatening to clog roads further, Placer County’s rush hour express bus ...

Caltrans honors Auburn Club for highway cleanup

Finding a $19,000 check or a district attorney’s billfold full of credit cards paled in comparison to receiving a recent honor from the state for members of the Auburn Square and ...

Smoother Interstate 80 on the way

Cross-country truckers, Bay Areas skiers, Reno-bound gamblers and long-suffering Placer County motorists will soon bid good riddance to the rough ride along Interstate 80 over Donn ...

Big rig crash kills one

One lane of westbound Interstate 80 was open to traffic at 9 a.m. following an early morning fatal collision involving a big rig Tuesday. One man was killed and another seriously ...
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