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.
Inmate visitations at the Napa County Jail entered a new era on Monday with the introduction of a Skype-like video conferencing system aimed at increasing safety.
A 4-year-old boy was killed in a head-on collision between two SUVs near a Napa valley winery on Sunday that sent four others to the hospital, including the boy’s mother who suffered major injuries and famed Bay Area chef, Cindy Pawlcyn.
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Sara Lynn Krueger and her boyfriend Ryan Scott Warner pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to killing Krueger’s 3-year-old daughter Kayleigh Slusher, Napa County District Attorney Gary Lieberstein said.
Napa County residents are paying tribute Thursday to former Napa County Undersheriff Michael Loughran, 61, of Napa, who died Monday while on vacation in Maui.