spotlight PHOTOS: This Week in Napa Valley, Sept. 10, 2021 REGISTER STAFF Sep 17, 2021 Sep 17, 2021 Updated Sep 21, 2021 Here's a look at what's been happening in and around Napa Valley this week. Harvesting Malbec Workers harvest Malbec in the Oak Knoll District on Monday morning. Laura Barrett photo Ink House Jean-Charles Boisset and Gina Gallo-Boisset have acquired the Ink House at Highway 29 and Whitehall Lane. Alexander Rubin Photography Carlos Avina Calistoga's Carlos Avina (7) looks to dribble past a defender from visiting Technology of Rohnert Park on Sept. 8. Dave Mosher photo Grape truck crashes on Old Howell Mountain Road A truck hauling grapes crashed on Old Howell Mountain Road near Oakwood last Friday. Nobody was hurt. David Knudsen photo Open Studios 1 Therese Legere is among the artists participating in this year's Open Studios Napa Valley. Submitted photo Staglin 1 Shari and Garen Staglin dance with One Republic at the 2021 Music Festival for Brain Health. Courtesy of One Mind Obsidian Rock, torn up vineyard When they first dug up the Obsidian Ridge Vineyard, Arpad Molnar and his partners were shocked at the size of the rocks uncovered. Obsidian Sept. 11 20th anniversary ceremonies in the Napa Valley Spectators at Saturday's observance at the Napa 9/11 Memorial placed roses at the base of the glass panels bearing the names of nearly 3,000 people who died in the 2001 terrorist attacks, when hijacked planes crashed into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon outside Washington, and a rural field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. Howard Yune/Register Michael Patland and Natalie Kelly Michael Patland and his wife Natalie Kelly. Michael is holding a photo of his brother Kevin, who was killed in 2020 on Browns Valley Road by a drunk driver. Jennifer Huffman, Register Tags Re-issue Related to this collection Local News Spare the Air alert issued for Tuesday Updated Sep 20, 2021 Smog can cause throat irritation, congestion, chest pain, trigger asthma, inflame the lining of the lungs and worsen bronchitis and emphysema, air district officials said. Local News Contractor who pleaded guilty to bribing former DPW director sentenced to 2 years in prison Sep 21, 2021 The conspiracy to bribe Nuru dates back to 2013 and occurred through January 2020 — when Nuru was arrested by federal investigators on suspicion of wire fraud, prosecutors said. Local News Air quality advisory issued for Wednesday due to wildfire smoke Updated Oct 6, 2021 If people smell smoke, the air district advises them to stay inside with windows and doors closed.