stevens trail

Reader Input: State charging fees for federal access

A year ago signs were erected halfway down Iowa Hill Road notifying patrons on the North Fork of the American River in Colfax that a fee was being charged for day use. I began park ...

Close encounter reminds us of dangers on trail

The trails that surround Auburn are beautiful, but can be dangerous. Nature gave one hiker a scary reminder of that recently when a mountain lion was reported stalking a man on a ...

Reader Input: Why is America being disarmed?

I read the article the other day about the mountain lion on Stevens Trail (“Warning issued after mountain lion stalks hiker near Colfax,” Journal, Feb. 19). I am glad t ...

Warning issued after mountain lion stalks hiker near Colfax

  State wildlife authorities have posted warnings along a popular wilderness trail near Colfax after a hiker reported being aggressively stalked by a large mountain lion on t ...

Questions remain regarding community's plaque cache

For more than a year, we have been reporting the story behind the numerous plaques found around Colfax. The search began, first, to determine the total number and then, what tales ...