Temperatures have dropped and humidity has risen, giving an edge up to firefighters battling a vegetation fire in Butts Canyon that has rapidly spread to 3,200 acres.
A battle to extinguish a wildfire consuming thousands of acres in Northern Napa County is being aided by mild weather.
Mike Sugerman soaks in a relaxing beer bath at Calistoga Ranch and was surprised to say it could be the cure for what “ales” you.
A small 2.8 magnitude quake shook the North Bay communities of Santa Rosa and Napa at around 5 p.m. Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey seismographs.
The Napa County Department of Corrections is the latest California county to decide against detaining inmates past their release date for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement unless a court finds a probable cause to detain them.
Shozaburo Nakamura, 71, admitted to officers that he had killed his ex-wife, with whom he shared the home, during a domestic dispute Saturday night.
Thousands are expected to attend the 3-day BottleRock Napa Valley Festival, which started Friday at the Exposition Center in Napa.
The stabbing victim was helping his girlfriend retrieve property from her locked vehicle at an apartment complex.
The gradual rise in temperature could eventually threaten Napa’s ability to make wine.
Napa County Public Health Officer Dr. Karen Smith said 17 cases have been reported so far this year, nine of them in the last two weeks.