Explosive Wildfire Devastates Lake County, Reports Wine SpectatorSeptember 15, 2015
Northern Californians are again finding themselves at Mother Nature’s mercy. Yet another wildfire erupted in dry, drought-stricken Lake County on the afternoon of Saturday, September 12. It’s the county’s fourth this year, by far the most destructive to date. The blaze quickly spread south and east, to the borders of Napa and Sonoma counties. As of Monday morning it had destroyed 61,000 acres and 400 homes. Wine Spectator has the full story.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.