Napa Tallies Quake Damage; Students To Return To Classes

Schools in Napa Valley are to reopen Wednesday after the area's worst earthquake in decades. Hundreds of buildings and homes were damaged and a lot of rebuilding work remains to be done.

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DAVID GREENE, HOST:

People farther north in California in Napa are trying to get back to their routines after an earthquake last weekend. The strongest to hit the region in a quarter century. The school district in Napa has been closed for the past two days, but children are heading back to class this morning.

STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Now damage from the earthquake could exceed $1 billion we're told. Historic buildings are damaged and the wine industry was affected. But it could've been worse. The Napa-based Wine Institute says that most area wineries are north of the worst affected area and, quote, "seem to have experienced minimal damage and disruption."

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