colfax railroad days

Reader input: We are ‘old timers’ now!

In reading about Colfax Railroad Days (“Legendary locomotive schedules foothills return,” Journal, Sept. 19), we were reminded of the 1986 Colfax Spring Festival (Colfa ...

Legendary locomotive to return to Colfax

A storied diesel locomotive is making a return visit to Colfax next month. Historic Southern Pacific No. 6051 will be showcased during Colfax Railroad Days, coming up Saturday and ...

Media Life: Where is grave of Auburn pioneer WWII pilot that time forgot?

Media Life shed some well-deserved, long-overdue light recently on pioneer pilot Betty Wood of Auburn. Wood – a graduate of both Placer High and Sierra Junior College in Auburn ...