LNU Complex Fire: Walbridge Fire Advances Toward Healdsburg; Homes Destroyed Along Wallace Creek RoadThe out-of-control Walbridge Fire, part of the LNU Lightning Complex, roared down Wallace Creek Road early Friday, burning several homes and sending residents fleeing for safety.
LNU Lightning Complex: At Least 4 Dead, Hundreds Of Structures Destroyed, 215,000 Acres BurnedThe 14,500-acre Walbridge Fire in Sonoma County is now the top priority for firefighting efforts in the LNU Lightning Complex fires (map) burning in the North Bay, fire officials said Thursday. Meanwhile, a PG&E worker was killed helping first responders in Vacaville.
Wineries Welcome Go-Ahead to Reopen Tasting Rooms With RestrictionsOn Friday, Gov. Newsom issued orders to allow wine tasting to resume in California. As much as Napa Valley wineries have been looking forward to the news, it still caught a lot of them by surprise.
Napa Valley Pizza Chef's Online Italian Food Cooking Demos Draw Worldwide AudienceA celebrated Napa Valley chef offered a simple online cooking class to draw business to his pizza restaurant and it has become so popular that people now tune in from around the world.
Fire Damages Downtown St. Helena Bank Of America BranchA Saturday night fire raced through the second story of a downtown St. Helena building housing a Bank Of America branch, heavily damaging the structure, authorities said.
Bay Area Restaurants Step Up To Give Back During Uncertain Times Of COVID-19 PandemicBay Area chefs and restaurateurs are stepping up to give to people in need, including furloughed employees and their families, and healthcare workers.
Canyon Fire: Cooler Temps, Higher Humidity Help Firefighters Get Upper HandThe Canyon Fire south of Lake Berryessa in Napa County has burned 64 acres and is 85 percent contained as of Tuesday evening, Cal Fire said.
Canyon Fire Near Lake Berryessa Grows To 55 Acres, 60% ContainedCal Fire is battling a vegetation fire at Wragg Canyon Road and state Highway 128 near Lake Berryessa that has forced evacuations Monday afternoon.
Fire Burns At Cal Fire Station In St. Helena, Damages Several Fire EnginesA fire broke out at a Cal Fire station in Saint Helena late Thursday evening and damaged several fire engines.
Former St. Helena Educator Pleads Not Guilty To Child Porn ChargeA former school instructional assistant pleaded not guilty Monday in Napa County Superior Court after being arrested Friday on suspicion of possessing child pornography.
Wine Country Residents Say Big Wineries Don't Pay Fair Share For WaterHomeowners in St. Helena are demanding answers about water rate hikes. They claim big wineries aren't paying their fair share.
Wine Train Collides With Limo In St. HelenaThe Napa Valley Wine train collided with a stretch limousine at a scenic Wine Country rail crossing Sunday afternoon.
Some Bay Area Cities Raise Sales Tax, Approach 10% RateWhen sales taxes go up Saturday April 1, check your receipts. In some Bay Area cities and counties, the rate will approach double-digits.
Napa River Rises Rapidly With Storm Runoff, Submerging Valley CrossroadsThe Napa River swelled to overflowing Sunday, submerging valley crossroads and threatening to inundate world-renowned vineyards.
5 Things In The Bay Area That Exist Nowhere Else In The U.S.These five attractions can only be found in the San Francisco Bay Area...