With the drought looming larger than ever over northern California, the recent fire on Butts Canyon Road just northeast of Pope Valley continues to remind us that we may be in for long, hot summer. With the fire having spread from Napa County, north into Lake County, over 200 homes have been evacuated. You can read more details and watch videos from Bay Area News channels in the article and links below.

Butts fire evacuees face another night away from home (w/video)

by Julie Johnson, Press Democrat
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As hundreds flee, Napa fire intensifies fears of devastating dry season

by Evan Sernoffsky, San Francisco Chronicle
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Wildfire in Napa County misses wineries, threatens more homes

by Joseph Serna, and Robert J. Lopez, LA Times
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Be safe! Wishing you and yours and very Happy Fourth of July weekend!



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