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Napa County

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Magnitude 3.7 Earthquake Reported Near Yountville

The U.S. Geological Survey reported a magnitude 3.7 earthquake Thursday evening around 6 miles east-northeast of Yountville.

04/03/2014

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Sonoma County SWAT Standoff Ends In Shootout; Suspect Killed

A man wanted by Napa County authorities died Wednesday evening following a standoff that began late Tuesday night at a trailer in Kenwood, a Sonoma County sheriff’s lieutenant said.

04/03/2014

A wind-whipped wildfire forced evacuations in Napa. (CBS)

Napa County Wildfire 100% Contained At 190 Acres

The vegetation fire off the Silverado Trail in the Soda Canyon area sparked the evacuations of about 50 homes and road closures on Thursday.

11/24/2013

A wind-whipped wildfire forced evacuations in Napa. (CBS)

Silverado Fire In Napa County 70% Contained, Evacuations Lifted

Evacuations due to the Silverado fire burning in Napa County have been lifted Friday evening and firefighters have the fire nearly contained, officials said.

11/22/2013

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SB Hwy. 29 In Napa County Reopens After Fatal Crash

Southbound state Highway 29 in Napa County has reopened following a fatal vehicle collision Saturday morning.

11/09/2013

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Boy Missing From Napa County Elementary School Found

The Napa County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding a 7-year-old boy who went missing from an elementary school Monday.

10/14/2013

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Jefferson Award Winner Responds To The Needs Of 1st Responders

A North Bay man found his calling in some of the worst situations possible – and the support he lends in a crisis has earned him this week’s Jefferson Award.

10/09/2013

A wildfire burns near Lake Berryessa in Napa County on October 3, 2013. (Marcus Marquez via Twitter, used with permission.)

Napa County Wildfire Mostly Contained; Smoke Reported Across Bay Area

A quickly spreading wildfire burning near Lake Berryessa in Napa County was 75 percent contained as of Friday morning, according to authorities.

10/04/2013

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Jefferson Award Winner Providing Much-Needed Supplies For Public Schools

Napa County public school teachers spend an average $500 to $1,000 a year out of their own pockets for classroom supplies. That’s according to this week’s Jefferson Award winner, a woman who supplies them with some relief.

08/28/2013

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Paraglider Injured After Falling 500 Feet Into Lake Berryessa

A paraglider was injured when he fell from 500 feet into Lake Berryessa Tuesday morning, a Napa County sheriff’s captain said Wednesday.

05/08/2013

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