Colfax

Falcons fend off Bruins in OT

LAKE OF THE PINES — Moments after Mackey Leal had one potential game-winning kick blocked, his Colfax High teammates returned the favor. And because he was able to forget the bl ...

Placer cruises past Lincoln

Placer took control early and kept it with strong defense, beating visiting Lincoln 5-0 in Pioneer Valley League soccer under the lights at Le Febvre Stadium Monday night. Jose Ar ...

Adversarial approach doesn't really work

I am so saddened by how we as a people seem to be so divided from each other and adversarial against “them” these days. For a while, I was angry at the growing focus on partisa ...

PVL Primer

Since its inception in 2002, Pioneer Valley League football supremacy has been the championship domain of three schools. In its eighth season, the PVL has seen Colfax grab four ou ...

Dorsey keys Placer sweep

Julia Dorsey finished a big night with eight kills, six digs, five aces and four blocks and the Placer High volleyball team beat visiting Whitney 25-18, 25-14, 25-22 Tuesday night. ...

Why was dog attack allowed?

Must agree with Daniel Chauvin of Colfax regarding dog attack in Auburn (Reader Input, Sept. 25). Having one dog for a pet is fine. Four is a pack and one will be Alpha Dog (leade ...

Smith's strike sends Colfax to victory

Steven Smith scored midway through the second half and the Colfax High soccer team edged host Lincoln 1-0 Monday night. The Falcons improved to 7-6 overall and 3-1 in the Pioneer ...

A gun would solve the dog problem

Once again we come across one of those situations where common sense should prevail but doesn’t. Sadly, that seems to be the norm these days. I know there are going to be a lot ...

Week Three Grid Matchups Pair Possible Playoff Foes

The calendar may still read September but for a few area high school football teams this weekend’s games could easily be previews of what’s to come in November, or for that ma ...

Hillmen, Bruins play to scoreless tie at Le Febvre

Placer and Bear River played to a scoreless tie in Pioneer Valley League action under the lights at Le Febvre Stadium Monday night. Goalkeeper Nigel Pell was only forced to make t ...