Astronaut Will Test DNA-Decoding Device In SpaceNewly arrived space station astronaut Kate Rubins -- who grew up in Napa -- will attempt to complete the first full-blown DNA decoding, or "sequencing," in orbit.
Astronaut From Napa Begins Four-Month Mission On Space StationThree astronauts, including a native of the Bay Area, boarded the International Space Station on Saturday after a two-day journey aboard a Russian Soyuz space capsule.
Study Finds No Specific Cause For Higher Cancer Rates In Napa CountyThe mystery of why cancer rates are higher in Napa County than anywhere else in the state has stumped doctors for nearly a decade. But a new report made public Tuesday may offer some answers.
Production Worker Dies In Industrial Accident At BottleRock Festival SiteA production worker at the BottleRock festival site in Napa was killed in an industrial accident Tuesday, according to firefighters.
Top Spots To See Spring Wildflowers In North BayFive of the very best spots to see spring wildflowers in the North Bay.
Napa Elementary School Assistant Accused Of Meth PossessionThe Napa Special Investigations Bureau arrested a Napa elementary school special education assistant Tuesday on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine.
Book Club Members Kicked Off Napa Wine Train Last Year Settle LawsuitEleven book club members kicked off the Napa Valley Wine Train last year in an event widely criticized as racist have settled their lawsuit against the company for an undisclosed amount, according to their attorney.
Ex-Firefighter Accused Of Abuse, Killing Of Puppy Pleads No ContestA former Santa Clara firefighter pleaded no contest in Napa County Superior Court on Wednesday to felony animal abuse charges related to the killing of his 5-month-old German Shepherd in December.
5 Of The Most 'Egg-straordinary' Dishes Made With Eggs!Here are five of the best egg dishes in the Bay Area.
Dead Napa Inmate Had Ingested Methamphetamine PowderA Napa County jail inmate who was found dead in his cell had ingested two small plastic bags filled with methamphetamines, the coroner revealed on Tuesday.
Napa Man Confronts, Shoots At Suspect Who Broke Into His Work TruckA man who spotted a thief breaking into his work vehicle in Napa confronted the suspect and fired shots as he sped away in a car later involved in a brief police pursuit and crash, according to authorities.
Guns, Drugs Found During Search Of Suspected Gang Member In NapaPolice arrested an alleged gang member after they found guns and prescription drugs during a search of his vehicle Wednesday evening in Napa.