The Boles Fire is only 25 percent contained as almost a thousand firefighters are trying to bolster containment lines.
A one-alarm fire at an abandoned school in Pittsburg Sunday afternoon is considered suspicious, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District official said.
A earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 6.5 struck central Indonesia Wednesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.
Napa Valley’s wine industry suffered $80.3 million in damage from the 6.0-magnitude earthquake last month, according to a report being presented today to the Napa County Board of Supervisors.
A moderate earthquake struck the far Northeastern corner of California Sunday afternoon.
As far as reports go, no one died during the Napa earthquake, but the Allendorf family says they lost someone dear to them: Donald the horse.
This is harvest season in the wine country and vintners are trying to help other winemakers, whose facilities might have been damaged by the August 24 earthquake.
A magnitude 3.7 earthquake shook Southern California Tuesday evening.
Scientists and politicians planned to meet at UC Berkeley next week for a summit on developing an early earthquake warning system.
Napa officials said this morning the initial estimate of damage from Sunday’s 6.0-magnitude earthquake to privately owned homes and commercial properties in the city is $300 million.