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WX Brands, said to be among the 20 largest U.S. wine companies, expanded its portfolio of proprietary brands with the purchase of two noncannabis brands from Sonoma-based Rebel Coast Winery.


About 20,000 PG&E customers remained without electricity throughout Northern California early Tuesday morning, two days after the utility company shut off power to nearly 60,000 as a wildfire precaution.


Around 21,000 PG&E customers remain without power as of midnight today after it was turned off on Sunday night due to high wind and fire risks in Northern California, according to PG&E officials.


"We're kind of cranky at the moment," said Aden, who lives in Middletown. "We're thankful we're not on fire."


When thoughts of wine exploration turn to Mendocino County, they turn first to Anderson Valley, the long and narrow enclave bisected by Highway 128 between Cloverdale and the Pacific coast.


"We're really looking at how we can transform our business to restore, revitalize and regenerate ecosystems and communities"


Winesong is the main fundraising event benefiting the District Hospital. Produced by the Mendocino Coast Hospital Foundation, all proceeds go towards supporting the local Hospital that serves the entire Mendocino Coast,


Collectible wines and far-flung trips help raise money for local hospital


A 20-acre wildfire burning Monday in Lake County briefly triggered an evacuation order for a rural residential area south of Kelseyville


For at least four decades, Mendocino County has shown great potential to be California's third most important wine region after Napa and Sonoma. Inside the industry it has long been recognized as such


The huge Mendocino fire has ravaged Lake County, but it appears to have all but missed the vineyards


Since August 2, 2018, the active fire perimeter of the Mendocino Complex Fires shifted into remote forest wildlands around 15 to 30 miles north of Lake County vineyards. Additionally, as of Wednesday, August 8, 2018, thousands of residents were able to return to their homes as evacuation orders lifted for most Lake County towns. Lake County winegrape growers are glad to see people back in their homes and back to work, striving for normalcy on all accounts.


Shannon Ridge Family of Wines announces the appointment of Brian Altomari to the position of National Sales Manager, effective immediately. Reporting directly to Clay and Angie Shannon, he will be responsible for sales and distribution throughout the US.


A Los Angeles Times analysis found that more than 50% of Lake County's land has been burned since 2012. And it has sparked debate for some residents about whether living in this rural enclave about 120 miles north of San Francisco is worth it.


Rebel Coast Winery of Sonoma has introduced a non-alcoholic wine infused with THC, the principal psychoactive chemical in cannabis.


UC Davis and the Australian Wine Research Institute agree that wine grapes are most susceptible to smoke taint from veraison to harvest. Veraison, for the uninitiated, is the onset of ripening and it's currently underway for most of Northern California's vines.


The massive wildfire that has laid siege to a wide swath of northern Lake County since late July continued to expand in several directions Tuesday as firefighters made stands, seeking once again to keep flames from jumping out of rural forestland into more populated areas where thousands of homes remain in jeopardy


The two blazes, jointly known as the Mendocino Complex fires, grew Sunday by nearly 38,000 acres to encompass 267,000 acres, according to Cal Fire. That ranks them as the fourth largest wildfire in state history.



preliminary reports of vineyard damage appear to be minimal, limited to a few smaller parcels; no damage has been reported at any local wineries. In fact, many local wineries outside of the evacuation areas are open normal hours

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