Unseasonable Rain in Napa Valley Threatens Chardonnay Grape YieldIt's a delicate time for flowering Chardonnay vines and a heavy rainfall can interfere with their pollination.
Passengers Describe Harrowing Hot Air Balloon Ride Into Live Power LinesPassengers who were riding in the hot air balloon that hit live power lines near Yountville and injuring three people were still shaken Monday night, describing how they felt the balloon pilot failed to do his job.
Legendary Napa Valley Vintner John Shafer Dies At 94Vintner John Shafer, who was part of a generation that helped elevate sleepy Napa Valley into the international wine powerhouse it is today, has died. He was 94.
Napa County Wineries, Environmentalists Clash Over Proposed Land-Use RulesA land-use fight is brewing in Napa County pitting environmental activists on one side and winery owners on the other.
Former Napa Valley Youth Mentor Charged In Child Porn CaseA former mentor at the California Boys and Girls club of Napa Valley has been charged in a child pornography case that includes thousands of photos and video.
San Francisco's Top 5 Wine Tasting Rooms To VisitFall is the most popular season for wine tasting, and while a trip to Napa to visit wineries in person is the quintessential Northern California vacation, there are also plenty of great tasting rooms closer to home.
Napa Valley Harvest Half Marathon Canceled Due to Smoke from Camp FireSunday's Napa Valley Harvest half marathon, 5K and 10K races have been canceled because of the poor air quality resulting from the smoke from the Butte County wildfires.
Scientists Find Link Between South Napa Quake And Summer MonthsA surprising new theory links the quake that rocked Napa in 2014 to a dip in groundwater during the summer months.
Many Wine Country Tasting Rooms Reopen As North Bay Wildfires Near ContainmentMost wine tasting rooms have reopened in Napa and Sonoma counties following the wildfires this month in the two counties.
Remembering Those Lost In Wine Country WildfiresThe wine country wildfires that have been so destructive have also taken a human toll.
Death Toll Rises In Northern California Wine Country Wildfires: New Evacuations OrderedThe death toll from the devastating wildfires in Northern California wine country rose to 17 on Tuesday as firefighters struggled to get any containment on more than a dozen fires in the region.
Love Affair Of 89 Years Ends In Napa FirestormMike Rippey stood in what was once his parents front door. As he surveyed the scene, memories flashed through his mind.
At Least 10 Dead In Raging Northern California Wine Country WildfiresWind-whipped wildfires devastated the North Bay wine region and neighboring counties, killing at least 10 people, burning at least 1,500 buildings, and forcing thousands to evacuate.
Wine County Residents Share Tales Of Harrowing EscapesWhen the phone rang at Jesus Torres rural Napa home in the early Monday, he had no idea the nightmare that was beginning to unfold.
Napa Wildfire Rages Through PGA's Safeway Open CourseJust hours after Brendan Steele defended his PGA Tour Safeway Open title, a massive wildfire swept through the Silverado Resort and Spa golf course.