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Napa Curbside Composting Program Aims To Keep 8,000 Tons Of Material Out Of Landfills

A curbside composting program in Napa could keep more than 8,000 tons of material out of its landfill each year, city officials said.

03/22/2015

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Napa Vineyard Workers Fired For Demanding Seperate Women’s Bathroom Settle Lawsuit For $65K

Eight farmworkers and a Napa Valley vineyard owner, management company and labor contractor have settled a discrimination and retaliation lawsuit involving the lack of a separate bathroom for female workers at the Napa vineyard.

03/20/2015

Police at the scene of a standoff on Wall Road off of Highway 29 in Napa County, March 16, 2015. (CBS)

Napa Winemaker Embroiled In $800K Dispute Was Unraveling Before He Shot Silicon Valley Investor, Self

Robert Dahl came west from Minnesota with a powerful desire to make his fortune in Napa Valley’s famed wine country. And it looked like he had succeeded — for a while.

03/20/2015

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Napa Man Found Dead In Freezer; 5th Body Found In 24 Hours

Napa police said a 54-year-old man’s body was found Tuesday afternoon in a freezer at a residence.

03/17/2015

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2 Decomposing Bodies Found In Napa Apartment

Napa police Tuesday identified two people who were found dead in an apartment Monday afternoon.

03/17/2015

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Winemaker, Investor Dead At Napa County Vineyard In Apparent Murder-Suicide

A meeting over pending civil litigation between two businessmen spun out of control south of Yountville on Monday with a vintner shooting and killing his former investor and then killing himself after fleeing from sheriff’s deputies.

03/17/2015

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Napa Drug Search Friday Evening Ends In Police Shooting

Napa police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Friday evening in the Alta Heights area while officers were serving a search warrant.

03/13/2015

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Hepatitis Virus Outbreak In Napa Prompts Warning To Diners At 5-Star Resort Hotel

Two employees at La Toque restaurant and BANK Cafe and Bar in the Westin Verasa Hotel in Napa contracted the Hepatitis A virus. People who at at these locations should monitor their health for 50 days.

03/13/2015

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Magnitude 2.6 Earthquake Rumbles Near American Canyon

An earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 2.6 struck three miles northwest of American Canyon Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

03/10/2015

NBA Great Yao Ming signs his wine bottle for an auction winner at the Girard-Perregaux and Asia Society event at Millennium Biltmore Hotel on February 19, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Angela Weiss/Getty Images for Girard-Perregaux)

China’s Most Successful NBA Import – Yao Ming – Looks To Build Wine Empire In Napa

Yao Ming used to dominate the the low post in NBA games, but now he’s looking to become an even bigger player in China’s wine game.

03/04/2015

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