Napa County

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Family-Owned Napa, Sonoma County Wineries Getting Bought Up Like Tech Startups

B.R. Cohen was the latest family-owned winery to sell to corporate hands. Arrowood also sold recently.

07/23/2015

A firefighter climbs his truck as smoke from the Wragg fire billows in the background near Winters, California on July 23, 2015. The fire has grown to over 6,000 acres and is 15 percent contained. AFP PHOTO / JOSH EDELSON        (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

14 Apocalyptic-Looking Wragg Fire Photos Show Ash, Flames & Haze

Photos of the devastation depict eerie scenes as over 500 firefighters continue to battle the blaze just 5 percent contained as of Thursday afternoon.

07/23/2015

Dogs being trained to sniff out truffles in Napa County. (CBS)

Dogs Trained To Sniff Out Truffles In Napa Valley

You’ve seen dogs trained for search and rescue and others for for sniffing out narcotics. Now some Bay Area dogs are learning to dig up what chefs call the “black diamond,” better known as truffles.

07/20/2015

Emergency services dispatcher (Getty Images)

Malfunction Cuts Lake Berryessa Residents Off From 911 Service

The Napa County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of Lake Berryessa of a malfunction in the 911 system.

07/12/2015

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Woman Vacationing From Mid-West Killed In St. Helena Bicycle Accident As Husband Followed Behind Her

Tragedy struck a young married couple vacationing from the mid-west this afternoon when the wife died after her bicycle struck the side of a box truck on Main Street in St. Helena, a police sergeant said.

05/26/2015

Yountville quake on May 25, 2015 (USGS)

2.5-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Napa County

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.5 earthquake has struck Napa County Monday morning.

05/25/2015

4.1 quake hits 9 miles north of Napa on Thursday, May 21st, 2015 (USGS)

Magnitude 4.1 Earthquake Strikes North Of Napa

A magnitude 4.1 earthquake struck Napa County Thursday evening, the largest quake to hit the Wine Country since a magnitude 6.0 struck the area last summer.

05/21/2015

Nicholas George looks under a buckled highway just outside of Napa, California after earthquake struck the area in the early hours of August 24, 2014. (Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

USGS: Magnitude 4.1 Napa Earthquake ‘Could Be Related’ To Last Year’s 6.0 Quake

A magnitude 4.1 earthquake that struck in Napa County Thursday night could be linked to last year’s quake that caused significant damage in the Wine Country.

05/21/2015

6.0 Earthquake Rattles Northern California

Napa Time Capsule Opened After Being Unearthed By Last Year’s Earthquake

A time capsule that would have remained hidden for a century was unearthed after just thirty-five years under the ground thanks to the Napa earthquake.

05/13/2015

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Pittsburg Man In Stolen Car Leads CHP, Sheriff’s Deputies On Chase Through Napa County

Napa County law enforcement agencies pursued a Pittsburg man who was driving a stolen vehicle early Sunday morning.

05/11/2015

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