It’s winemaking time in California. We caught up with grape pickers and vintners in Amador County at the height of this early harvest.
No wineries in the area reported losing their entire crop, but now that the smoke has cleared, the lingering concern is what to do with smoke taint. That’s when grapes exposed to smoke release volatile chemical compounds during fermentation.
A situation out in rural Amador County that started violently ended peacefully Thursday night.
Federal officials have rejected a Native American tribe’s plans to build a casino near the Bay Area city of Richmond.
A judge’s life was put in jeopardy after a man, who appeared in her courtroom years before, allegedly threatened to kill her.
Smoke from a fire at a fast food restaurant combined with rain, hail and fog are being blamed for a multiple vehicle accident on Highway 49 in the town of Martell near Jackson.
If there’s too much to fit into a day trip from Sacramento, you can stay at one of the many bed and breakfasts in Jackson for a relaxing weekend stay.
Wine tasting is a popular pastime many enjoy at individual Sierra Foothills’ wineries.
Known, as one of the Tuscan wines, the Barberas of the Sierra Nevada and Central Valley are created in landscapes reminiscent of Italian Piedmont region. Travel to these varied wineries for a taste of some of the best Barberas in California.
A 19-year-old man was driven away from a roadside community cleanup project in Sutter Creek by accomplices Tuesday morning, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR).
A woman is recovering in the hospital after being wounded in the neck in a Saturday night double-shooting by her father, who died in the incident, authorities said.
An elaborate plan to impersonate police led to a shootout at an Amador County marijuana growing operation, leaving one man dead and several others under arrest, authorities said.