South Napa Earthquake

Sanitation workers remove earthquake-damaged household items that were dropped off at Browns Valley Elementary School on August 26, 2014 in Napa, California. Two days after a 6.0 earthquake rocked the Napa Valley, residents and wineries are continuing clean up operations. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

All But One Napa Valley School To Reopen Wednesday Following Earthquake Inspections

All but one of Napa Valley Unified School District’s campuses will reopen for classes Wednesday after being closed for two days while engineers inspected them for possible damage from Sunday morning’s 6.0-magnitude earthquake near American Canyon, Superintendent Patrick Sweeney announced this afternoon.

08/26/2014

A car is seen covered in bricks following a reported 6.0 earthquake on August 24, 2014 in Napa.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Chance Of Damaging Aftershock From Napa Earthquake Estimated To Be 25 Percent

There is a 25 percent chance of a strong and potentially damaging aftershock in the next seven days following Sunday’s 6.0-magnitude earthquake near American Canyon, U.S. Geological Survey officials said Monday.

08/25/2014

Nicholas George looks under a buckled highway just outside of Napa, California after earthquake struck the area in the early hours of August 24, 2014. (Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

2.9 Aftershock Rattles Napa; Among Dozens Of Small Tremors Following 6.0 Earthquake

An aftershock of the Napa earthquake, one of dozens of that have hit after Sunday’s 6.0 shaker, was felt Monday afternoon and registered a magnitude of 2.9.

08/25/2014

US-EARTHQUAKE

Drone Captures Unique Angle Of Downtown Napa Building Damage

Dozens of downtown Napa buildings have been left uninhabitable by Sunday’s 6.0 earthquake, so how are inspectors supposed to get a true idea of the damage to buildings that aren’t even safe to set foot in? One man thinks camera-equipped quadcopters could be part of the answer.

08/25/2014

A USGS map of seismic activity near the epicenter (

USGS Records 125 North Bay Earthquakes Following Napa Tremor With More To Come

In just over 24 hours following the 3:20 a.m Sunday earthquake the USGS recorded 124 minor quakes and counting in the area. The seismic activity is clustered around the epicenter and to the north near the Geysers, a region known for regular ground shaking. The largest of the tremors was 3.6 magnitude, just hours after the initial earthquake.

08/25/2014

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