James Marshall

Pan for fun, history at Marshall State Park

COLOMA – With summer fast approaching, many people are looking to get out and enjoy themselves without spending a lot of time and money. A visit to the Marshall Gold Discover ...

Our View: Keep historic Gold Discovery Park open to everyone

On Jan. 24, 1848, James Marshall discovered gold in Coloma. More than 160 years later, the state of California is looking to close Marshall Gold Discovery Park, built on the site ...

Public lands may go off-limits

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s proposal to cut state park funding by $70 million could mean closure of Coloma’s Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park but the Auburn State R ...