Glass Fire: Wildfires Have Some Angwin Townsfolk Wanting To Leave Wine CountryThe town of Angwin is situated in the forests of northern Napa County. The 3,000 residents here have been evacuated so many times that some are beginning to question if they should be living here at all.
Smoke Clears Over Napa Valley Prompting Fear of Rising Temps, Fire ResurgenceEvacuations continue as the Glass Fire continues to blaze up the Napa Valley and now the clearing air may actually cause problems for firefighters.
Glass Fire Evacuees Gather at Napa Hotel for Prayer, Mutual ComfortA prayer service in Napa was held for evacuees of the Glass Fire Saturday as they struggled to deal with the disruption in their lives.
Glass Fire Update: Red Flag Fire Warning Conditions Return; 293 Homes, 272 Commercial Buildings Destroyed; Chance Of Rain Next Weekend An intense air war was waged on the north edge of the Glass Fire burn zone Saturday, allowing weary firefighters to extend containment of the massive blaze burning in Sonoma and Napa counties to 15 percent before red flag fire conditions settled in for the night.
Glass Fire Update: Calmer Winds, Cooler Temps Raise Hope In Fire-Threatened Town Of AngwinAfter a day of calmer than expected winds, and the Red Flag Warning set to expire Saturday, tensions are beginning to ease in the fire-threatened town of Angwin.
Glass Fire Update: Burn Zone Tops 60,000 Acres; Intense Firefight Along Highway 29; At Least 220 Homes, 194 Commercial Structures DestroyedAn intense firefight evolved overnight along a stretch of Highway 29 north of Calistoga as the Glass Fire jumped the freeway and continued its advance into neighborhoods on the outskirts of town, burning at least one home and threatening dozens of others as the blaze expanded its path of destruction.
Glass Fire Update: Easing Weekend Temps to Help Crews Battling Glass Fire Along Highway 29The Glass Fire has not reached the main part of Calistoga as firefighters are doing everything they can to defend it and other towns along Highway 29 which runs through the heart of the Napa Valley wine country.
Glass Fire: Worries Rise Around Calistoga, Angwin As Winds Pick Up; Red Flag Warning Set To Take EffectFirefighters battling the Glass Fire are preparing for the worst as winds already started to pick up in the North Bay mountains late Wednesday night.
Glass Fire Update: New Evacuations Ordered, Weary Crews Face Another Red Flag Warning; Firefighters Survive Close CallThe Glass Fire roared through the steep, rugged canyons near Angwin early Wednesday while an army of weary firefighters, on the brink of exhaustion from nearly two months of intense firefights in Northern California, battled to keep the blaze from spilling over Highway 29.
Magnitude 3.2 Quake Strikes Napa CountyA magnitude 3.2 earthquake struck near Lake Berryessa in Napa County early Monday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Airplane Crashes Into Barbed Wire Fence At Angwin AirportAn airplane crashed at the Angwin Airport Sunday afternoon, a Napa County sheriff’s official said.