California Wine Country Growing Accustomed To Wildfire ThreatHarvest season in Northern California's wine country is what dream weddings are made of: ripe grapevines and golden sunsets provide ceremonies an alluring backdrop that every year draws millions of visitors.
Firefighters Brace For Violent Winds In Northern CaliforniaFirefighters were warily watching for “violent” winds expected in California's wine country Thursday that could fan the flames of a massive blaze that has destroyed nearly 250 buildings and is threatening thousands more in a small town known for hot springs, mud baths and wineries.
Glass Fire Evacuees Return Home To Find DevastationNikki and Kevin Conant returned to their home in Northern California wine country Wednesday to find only the charred remains of their home and burned pieces of the wine barrels they used to repurpose into custom-made art and furniture.
Vineyards Help Protect Wine Country During Glass FireNapa County has been hit hard by wildfires but experts say the damage could have been worse. Wine country’s most precious crop may have prevented the fire from spreading.
California's Wine Country Residents Facing Fire FatigueWill Abrams and his family packed their pickup truck with laptops, clothes, sleeping bags and a tent and quickly left their rental home in California's wine country after seeing flames on a hill about a quarter-mile away Monday morning. It was their third hurried fire evacuation in as many years.
Keeping Up With Competition: California Wine Industry Facing New ChallengesWine grape growers are used to dealing with all kinds of obstacles — from droughts to floods and fires —but now they're facing some new challenges.
UC Davis Researchers Develop Disease-Resistant Grapes For WinemakersGroundbreaking research at UC Davis may have finally found a solution to a disease that costs California winemakers millions of dollars every year.
People Trapped In Garages During Wine Country Wildfires Inspire New Law Governor Brown signed a bill Friday requiring automatic garage door openers to have a backup battery designed to operate during electrical outages.