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Wildfire in Napa County misses wineries, threatens more homes
Wildfire in Napa County misses wineries, threatens more homes

A wildfire burning in Napa County has forced hundreds of evacuations and scorched thousands of acres of parched vegetation, but it continues to miss the region’s famous wineries. The Butts fire has charred 3,800 acres of brush, pine and oak trees in rugged terrain as it spread from Napa County into Lake County, state forestry officials said. The wind, however, has been pushing the flames north, away from Napa's prized vineyards. About 800 firefighters were battling the blaze Tuesday night, even as more crews from Los Angeles County and other areas of the state were ordered to respond to the fire, which was 30% contained. Crews are expected to fly over the fire Thursday morning...

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