California wildfires threaten wine country tourism lifeblood

The wildfires burning through Northern California are sending visitors packing, threatening the $2 billion-plus spent annually by tourists on wine tours, fine food, limousine rides and much more, business leaders said......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 12th, 2017

Here"s how the devastating wildfires will affect California"s wine industry

Northern California wine country has been devastated as a series of dangerous fires continues to threaten the areas around Napa and Sonoma......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 12th, 2017

Wildfires deal devastating blow to wine, tourism industries in California’s famed Wine Country

At least 15 wildfires raged across Northern California on Tuesday, burning more than 75,000 acres and destroying at least 1,500 buildings in Sonoma and Napa counties......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2017

A craft marijuana brand is turning a famous California winery into a Wonka Factory for weed

Flow Kana Marijuana tourism is on the horizon for California's famed wine country. A craft cannabis brand called Flow Kana is building a marijuana processing and manufacturing hub on the site of a former winery in Mendocino County. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 21st, 2018

All Wine Country wildfire lawsuits against PG&E will be heard in San Francisco, judge rules

All of the close to 100 lawsuits filed against PG&E for allegedly sparking a spate of wildfires that scorched Northern California throughout October should initially be heard in San Francisco Superior Court, a judge ruled this week. Judge Curtis Ka.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2018

California lawmakers seek to block utilities from passing costs related to wildfires on to customers

A bill in the California legislature aims to ban utilities from passing along costs to customers if the companies are found liable for negligence that caused wildfires, like October's massive Wine Country fires. Energy giant PG&E has been under inc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 4th, 2018

150,000 Flee Los Angeles As Wildfires Rage - "We"ll Be Fighting This All Week"

In what sounds like a replay of the devastating fires that killed dozens of people and torched a broad swath of California wine country this past summer, at least five discrete fires barreled across Southern California with extre.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 6th, 2017

Wineries eager to make up losses after California wildfires

A month after deadly wildfires swept through California's famed wine country, hot-air balloons are floating again over Napa Valley vineyards splashed with fall colors......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2017

PG&E should be broken up if responsible for California wildfires, lawmaker says

PG&E Corp., Northern California’s largest public utility, should be broken up if it is found to be at fault for the devastating wildfires that swept across Wine Country, a state senator said Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2017

Dozens Still Missing As Wine Country Wildfires Wane; New Fire Erupts In Santa Cruz

The wildfires that have destroyed 6,000 homes and caused dozens of deaths across Northern California last week have finally been bro.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 17th, 2017

Crews make gains in California Wine Country wildfires: ‘We’ve turned a corner’

After a week of destruction, firefighters in Northern California’s Wine Country appeared to be finally gaining the upper hand on a cluster of wildfires, officials said Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 15th, 2017

California wine country races to save grapes, wine from wildfire

California's high-end vintners are rushing to pick end-of-the-harvest grapes and save this year's production from one of the worst wildfires that's ravaged the wine country......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 12th, 2017

Here"s how the devastating wildfires will affect Northern California"s wine industry

Northern California wine country has been devastated as a series of dangerous fires .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 11th, 2017

The Scope of the California Wine Country Wildfires is Huge

The Scope of the California Wine Country Wildfires is Huge $BF-B, $MMC The fires ravaging Northern California will leave the area’s renowned wine industry with damage that will be f.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 11th, 2017

California wine country ravaged by wildfires


Category: topSource: usatodayOct 11th, 2017

With climate change and sprawling property development, wildfires are here to stay

Wine country was the most recent victim of California wildfires, but the state is still cleaning up from previous fires......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2017

Wildfires kill at least 17 people in Northern California

Fast-moving wildfires have ripped through the heart of California's wine country, killing at least 17 people as more than 20,000 evacuate their homes......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcOct 11th, 2017

Wildfires take toll on California"s famed wine country

CNBC's Aditi Roy reports on the impact wildfires are having on some of California wineries......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcOct 11th, 2017

California"s "Wine Country" Could Take Years To Recover From Deadly Wildfires

Wildfires that have been raging across Northern California’s “wine country” since Sunday have destroyed at least four wineries and seriously damaged at least nine more just as the season’s harvest came to .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 11th, 2017

As deaths, damage mount, Wine Country wildfires may be worst ‘in California history’

The toll from wildfires in California’s Wine Country rose Tuesday, to 15 people confirmed dead and at least 2,000 homes and businesses destroyed, while the number of missing persons rose to 150......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2017

Apocalyptic before-and-after photos show how wildfires are destroying parts of California"s wine country

AP Photo/Ben Margot Since late Sunday, a series of wildfires.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 10th, 2017