Colfax

Rock-toss sentence wrong for teens

I am a parent of a 17-year-old boy, and a good friend of Hunter (Perez) (Journal, Oct. 15). I have had the pleasure of watching him on and off the football field, had him in my hom ...

State Bowl Bid In Cards For Hillmen?

Since its inception in 2002, the Pioneer Valley League has crowned five different football champions. For the record, Colfax’s Falcons have won or shared in six of the eight titl ...

Ainsleigh earns much credit

I have some history for people with poor memories who criticize my friend Gordy Ainsleigh for having a negative effect on Auburn Recreation District. Scott Holbrook was elected to ...

Hillgals golf team with strong showing

Placer 445 The Placer High girls golf team won the 18-hole par-74 Pioneer Valley League tournament No. 2 at Diamond Oaks on Monday. ...

Colfax braces for big three-game PVL stretch

NORTH HIGHLANDS - The Colfax Falcons captured their second straight Pioneer Valley League football game here Friday night and now braces for an upcoming critical three-game regular ...

Solution found in Carly Fiorina

I am writing to throw my support to Carly Fiorina. As a retired college dean and professor, I have completely had it with Barbara Boxer and her inaction as our Senator. Barbara Bo ...

Spread around CHP enforcement

After careful consideration and thought I have decided to write an open letter to the Journal, CHP and Placer County Sheriffs. I have lived here in the foothills of Auburn for 30- ...

Hillmen Loom As PVL Grid Favorite

If the first five weeks of the prep football season taught us anything it’s this: Fans should settle in for what should be a wide open Pioneer Valley League grid title chase. ...

Hillgals roar their way to victory

COLFAX - The only thing that could be heard over the deafening Placer High cheering section at Colfax High was junior Michaela Leonard’s vicious spikes as the Hillgals volleyball ...

Vote liberal for a life worth living

In answer to Grant Shaw, (Reader Input, Sept. 26): What? The banks were drug, kicking and screaming, forced by government regulations (and liberals) to give mortgages to people who ...

Could Jack Abramoff help out Colfax?

Instead of defaming (Colfax City) Manager (Bruce) Kranz and (former) Rep. (John) Doolittle, we should thank them for the opportunity to preside over the success of Colfax. With D ...

Vote against Tom McClintock

As regards the editorial in today’s Journal (Our View, Sept. 29), I would hope that the citizens of Colfax seriously consider voting against Tom McClintock in the November electi ...

Our View: Rep. McClintock already paid to represent us

The cash-strapped city of Colfax recently agreed to pay former Congressman John Doolittle $30,000 to lobby the federal government on wastewater issues. Since news of the deal was ...

Baldoni's Big Night Sparks Falcons

COLFAX - Going into Friday night’s Colfax High-Davis football game, Falcons coach Tony Martello was more than pleased to have senior fullback Tom Baldoni back in action off the i ...

Reader relives his rock scare

I was on the receiving end of a load of rocks dumped from an overpass. This happened in the mid-1980s when I was commuting from Dekalis, Ill. to Kansas City, Mo., just outside K.C. ...