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3.5-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Gilroy

A 3.5-magnitude earthquake struck Monday morning near Gilroy, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

09/01/2014

The San Andreas Fault Observatory at Depth project monitors for shaking on the San Andreas Fault (USGS)

Earthquake Lab Along San Andreas Fault May Shut Down Due To Lack Of Funding

A high-tech earthquake laboratory in the Central Valley, that has been studying the San Andreas Fault, is in danger of shutting down as funding has dried up for the unique lab in Parkfield.

09/01/2014

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Scientists, Politicians To Meet At UC Berkeley To Discuss Early Earthquake Warning System

Scientists and politicians planned to meet at UC Berkeley next week for a summit on developing an early earthquake warning system.

08/31/2014

(SUTANTA ADITYA/AFP/Getty Images)

Aftershocks Rattle Napa Valley 1 Week After Destructive Magnitude 6 Quake

A significant aftershock from last weekend’s magnitude-6.0 earthquake has rattled the Napa Valley.

08/31/2014

(CBS)

3.5, 3.0 Magnitude Quakes Strike East Of Gilroy

A earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 3.0 struck east of Gilroy, in Hollister on Friday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

08/29/2014

(USGS)

3.5 Magnitude Quake Strikes Near Modoc County

A earthquake registering a magnitude of 3.5 struck near the town of Alturas in Modoc County Friday morning.

08/29/2014

(CBS SF)

Some Oakland Landlords Forgo Retrofitting Thousands Of Quake Prone Buildings

Every time there’s a quake come the reminders about being prepared and the need to upgrade old buildings. But some owners are skipping the retrofitting altogether.

08/29/2014

Families receive food from the Napa Valley Food Bank, which set up a special distribution for those in need. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

Napa Valley Food Bank Helps Distribute Food To Those In Need Following Earthquake

Many residents are replacing perishables that were lost when the power went out following the earthquake.

08/28/2014

6.0 Earthquake Rattles Northern California

FEMA Inspectors Make No Aid Guarantees After Assessing Napa Quake Damage

Inspectors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency looked at the damage from Sunday’s quake in Napa. Aid could start flowing, but it may take a while.

08/28/2014

Napa Valley (Photo by Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images for Aloft Hotels)

Napa Valley Vintners Announce $10 Million Donation For Earthquake Disaster Relief

Napa Valley’s winemakers are making a major charitable contribution to help with the recovery from Sunday’s 6.0 earthquake. At a Tuesday news conference, a vintners association said they’d donate $10 million.

08/27/2014

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