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Special Coverage: Napa Earthquake

Sonoma County quake damage estimate grows

New estimates put the Sonoma County’s total between $4.4 and $5.3 million, officials reported Tuesday.

Federal aid still out of reach for most Napa quake victims

The disaster declaration by President Obama Thursday opens up federal money for government recovery efforts in Napa and Solano counties, including repairs to roads, bridges and damaged buildings. Funding for residents depends on ongoing surveys.

Sonoma County declares local emergency following Napa quake

Government officials revealed the quake has caused $4.5 million in damages to private businesses and residences in Sonoma County.

Napa woman dies of brain injury after quake (w/video)

Her children, still stunned, are using their loss to urge others in similar circumstances to ensure that loved ones seek immediate medical care any time there's a head injury.

Woman dies from injuries suffered in Napa quake (w/video)

A 65-year-old Napa woman who suffered a head injury when a television struck her during last month's earthquake has died.

Study: Quake caused at least $83 million in damage to Napa wine industry

The Napa County wine industry suffered at least $83 million in damages as a result of the Aug. 24 earthquake, according to an analysis published Tuesday by Silicon Valley Bank.

Napa, Sonoma wineries examine safety of barrel rooms after quake

Wine industry officials concede they caught a huge break during the August shaker because it occurred during the overnight shift and many barrels were empty.

Quake shuts popular Napa theater

One exception to business getting back to normal in Napa is the Uptown Theatre, which had to cancel five upcoming shows.

Small quake rattles American Canyon

A magnitude-3.0 shaker struck near American Canyon before dawn Thursday.

Napa quake jumpstarts creek flows

At least three creeks have seen flows increase dramatically since the Aug. 24 earthquake, a phenomenon also seen in Santa Rosa during past temblors.

Scientists: Quake directed its main force at Napa (w/video)

Emerging data on last month's 6.0 magnitude earthquake shows it directed most of its force north toward Napa and the Napa Valley.

Officials: 100+ buildings across county still at risk in quake

Unreinforced masonry buildings still exist in Sonoma County and across California, decades after a state law required cities and counties to address the hazard.

LeBaron: Santa Rosa's '69 earthquakes show Napa what lies ahead

All that Santa Rosans who remember the 1969 earthquakes can offer Napa is the suggestion that their town, specifically downtown, will never be the same again.

Napa quake highlights benefits of retrofitting

One square block in Napa illuminates a stark portrait of the benefits of bringing buildings up to current seismic standards, as well as the potential downside of not doing so.

Napa ready for holiday visitors (w/video)

A cautionary yet optimistic tone was set in Napa Valley on Friday heading into Labor Day weekend, the traditional kickoff for the harvest tourism season in Wine Country, less than a week after a magnitude-6.0 earthquake shook the region.

Napa quake damage estimate rises

Napa County officials increased the damage estimate of Sunday’s shaker to $362 million Thursday and formally sought federal financial assistance to help begin rebuilding the crumbled structures, shattered windows and damaged economy.

Videos: Napa earthquake footage

What Sunday's earthquake looked like from various places around the Bay Area.

Initial Napa quake losses at $300 million; expected to rise (w/video)

Napa city officials Wednesday released a preliminary estimate of damage to private structures. “This number is only going to go up,” said a spokesman.

Napa vintners say almost all wineries up and running (w/video)

While scores of Napa Valley wineries sustained some degree of damage in Sunday's quake, 95% of them are open for business, a trade group said Wednesday as it urged visitors to return to Wine Country.

School Resumes In Napa

School resumed for thousands of students in Napa on Wednesday.

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