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Napa, California is located in Napa County. Zip codes in Napa, CA include 94559, 94558, and 94581. The median home price in Napa is $579,000 which is roughly $326/per square foot. More Napa information.

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Local news for Napa, CA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | KRON 4

With the Need Soaring after the Quake, Napa's Food Bank Seeks Volunteers

With business up dramatically since Sunday's earthquake, the people who run the Napa Valley Food Bank are looking for some help.

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7 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

Napa Chabad rabbi: 6.0 quake caused 'utter chaos'

The earthquake that hammered Napa Valley early this week took a toll on some North Bay Jewish institutions.

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11 hrs ago | SFGate

See the pets lost a " and found a " in Napa earthquake

The 6.0-magnitude earthquake that rocked Napa County Sunday morning not only destroyed homes and businesses, but sent dozens of pets fleeing in fear.

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15 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

5 things you should know about Californiaa s earthquake faults

SAN FRANCISCO >> The 6.0-earthquake that damaged buildings and left scores of people injured in California's wine country was the largest temblor to hit the San Francisco Bay Area since the 6.9-magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake in 1989.

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18 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

Yolo vintners hesitant to change wine storage after Napa quake

Some of the hundreds of earthquake damaged wine barrels cover and toppled a pair of forklifts at the Kieu Hoang Winery Monday in Napa.

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22 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

In Napa quake, power surges led to PC damage

People look over a building damaged by the magnitude 6.0 earthquake in Napa, Calif.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

KRON 4

Napa Quake Has Some Reconsidering Value of Earthquake Insurance

The California Earthquake Authority says if you don't carry earthquake insurance, you will be responsible for the full cost of fixing your property, replacing personal items, making emergency repairs, and even finding a place to stay while the repairs are being done.

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KTVU Oakland

Napa quake damage to private homes, businesses estimated at $300 million

Napa officials said Wednesday the initial estimate of damage from Sunday's 6.0-magnitude earthquake to privately owned homes and commercial properties in the city is $300 million.

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CBS Local

Napa Quake Aftermath: Engineering Expert Blasts Napa, California...

An engineering expert is blasting Napa building owners for failing to retrofit their properties and calling on building owners statewide to update their properties as mandated by a state law passed 24 years ago.

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Contra Costa Times

Napa earthquake: Damage assessment won't come easy

Power is back on citywide, business is trickling back into downtown, and the first day of school arrives Wednesday.

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The Fresno Bee

Expect Napa quake to rattle D.C. efforts on seismic alerts

The big question is how long they’ll last. Prompted by California’s weekend temblor, lawmakers are renewing their push for earthquake warning programs.

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San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Boy hurt in magnitude-6.0 Napa earthquake: a I should be deada

DAVIS, Calif. >> Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon's screams could be heard throughout his pitch black house when the earth shook and the falling bricks hit him.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Cybercast News Service

Quake is major test for hard-luck California city

The historic blue-collar town of Vallejo is a short distance but a far cry from the touristy Napa Valley vineyards and quaint towns.

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NBC Chicago

More Quakes, Aftershocks Rock Napa

Two days after the biggest earthquake in 25 years hit the Bay Area, four more smaller quakes and aftershocks rumbled through wine country.

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Napa earthquake: Four aftershocks early Tuesday, strongest at 3.9

Four aftershocks rattled the Napa and American Canyon area early Tuesday morning, one of them the strongest since Sunday's 6.0 earthquake.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Napa earthquake hastens calls for warning system

The earthquake-damaged historic winery building dating from 1886 at Trefethen Family Vineyards leans Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Napa, Calif.

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The Willits News

USACE inspects dams following Napa quake

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-owned dams, including Coyote Dam in Ukiah, were inspected following the 6.0 earthquake near Napa and were found undamaged, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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Nanaimo Daily News

Napa earthquake hastens calls for early-warning system as wine capital works to recover

The earthquake that jolted California's wine capital may have caused at least $1 billion in property damage, but it also added impetus to the state's effort to develop an early warning system that might offer a few precious seconds for residents to duck under desks, trains to slow down and utility lines to be powered down before the seismic waves ... (more)

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The Fresno Bee

Focusing on repairs in earthquake-damaged Napa

The earthquake that jarred California's wine capital caused $1 billion in damage, Napa County officials estimated Monday as business owners mopped up high-end vintages that spilled from barrels and bottles and swept away broken glass in the rush to get the tourist hot spot back in shape for the summer's final holiday weekend.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Napa earthquake shines light on Bay Area's hazardous old masonry buildings

Nearly 30 years after California adopted a law designed to spur the retrofitting of buildings at risk in an earthquake, thousands of Bay Area structures still are not updated, a laggard pace officials attribute to the complex politics and economics of making old buildings safe.

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