Colfax

Opportunistic Bruins Hold Off Falcons, 24-14

COLFAX – Bear River’s Dillon Smith and Colfax’s Michael Wilson spent Friday night filling the air at Marson Stadium with a combined total of 77 passes as the Bruins and Falc ...

Too bad for the public at hearing

The Sept. 17 Midway Heights Water District public hearing on raising monthly service charges, and treated and irrigation water rates, was a lesson in how not to treat your customer ...

Area roundup: Placer girls cruise past Colfax volleyball team in league match

Another Pioneer Valley League match, another sweep for Placer. Raquel Quirarte had a team-high 11 kills, Kirstin Schauble chipped in with seven kills and five aces, and the visitin ...

PVL Primer

For Pioneer Valley League football squads, the preliminaries are over and the hay is in the barn. After six weeks of Pioneer Valley League football teams navigating through their ...

Don’t give in to Moonbeam

I was amused a couple weeks ago when a reporter on T.V. asked Gov. (Jerry) Brown why he was called Moonbeam Brown while he was governor in the late 1960s. (Editor’s note:?Jerry B ...

Falcons, Hillmen Battle To 0-0 Stalemate

COLFAX – It was all about defense and missed opportunities here Monday night for the Colfax and Placer High soccer teams. In an pivotal early season Pioneer Valley League match ...

Area roundup: Placer, Colfax win PVL volleyball openers in 3 sets

The Lady Hillmen got off to a good start in Pioneer Valley League play, sweeping the visiting Foothill girls volleyball team 25-5, 25-6, 25-9 on Thursday.Placer (13-2) was led by N ...

Week 5 football previews: Bear River expects QB Smith back for Bay Area battle

Bear River is expecting quarterback Dillon Smith to be back under center this week, coach Scott Savoie said Wednesday. Smith and the Bruins (4-0) take on Scotts Valley (1-2) in the ...

Get facts before you criticize

I would like to respond to a letter submitted by Ed Saiz, “Republicans are anti-veteran,” (Reader Input, Sept. 26).First, let me say that there are 51 Democrats, 87 Rep ...

Area roundup: Golden Eagles volleyball, tennis teams earn victories

Stephanie Solich had 10 kills and four blocks and Morgan Lees added eight kills as Del Oro (15-4) beat visiting 25-22, 25-23, 25-17 in the Sierra Valley League opener Wednesday. Br ...