10 years ago:
Honora Winery’s first batch of varietal grapes was harvested and ready for winemaking. The grapes from the 2008 harvest were planned for Honora’s first estate wine to be released in 2010.
The valley remembered the flood of ‘38 on its 70th anniversary. The flood uprooted buildings in the village, destroyed roads, and even washed out the bridge in the village. Two years and 11 months after the anniversary, the valley would experience a similar devastating flood during Tropical Storm Irene.