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The Kincade Fire burned more than 76,825 acres in Sonoma County and is now 30 percent contained

October 30, 2019

"We continue to monitor the Kincade Fire closely and are taking all necessary measures to ensure the safety of our employees as our top priority," Constellation Brands spokeswoman Alexandra Wagner said Tuesday. "Our Sonoma County properties - including SIMI and Clos du Bois - will remain closed to the public until the area is confirmed safe by local authorities. ... The majority of our Sonoma County harvest is complete, and we anticipate no material impact to our 2019 vintage." Wagner said Tuesday. 'Our thoughts are with our colleagues in the area, the crews working to contain the fire, and the entire community"