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Officials: Additional victims found in deadly WA slide

kgw.com - 23 Mar 2014
OSO, Wash. -- Additional victims of a massive landslide in Oso were found early Tuesday, according to Snohomish County officials. The number of additional victims was not immediately available. At the beginning of the day, the number reported missing ...
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What makes Rattlesnake Ridge different from Oso slide?

kgw.com - 09 Jan 2018
Which is important because in Washington state most of our landslides involve water of some sort to help drive those landslides and help them move rapidly," said Slaughter, a landslide geologist. What's the biggest difference between the two ...
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Maps could have prevented CA tragedy

Disaster News Network - 20 Jan 2018
In the slow-moving Rattlesnake Ridge landslide in central Washington state, a 20-acre parcel of land is sliding downhill about a foot and half per week. Residents have been moved out of the at-risk zone, and engineers and geologists are monitoring the ...
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Hundreds search for victims of California mudslide

ABC News - 11 Jan 2018
In 2014, a mudslide in rural Oso in Washington state killed 43 people. The last body was found after four months. Travis Hots, fire chief of Snohomish County Fire District 22, was on the scene in the first hour after that catastrophe. He recalled a sea ...
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'Inevitable' Landslide Forces Washington State Town to Evacuate

The Weather Channel - 18 Jan 2018
Looming over all this are memories of a massive March 22, 2014, landslide in the community of Oso. That slide killed 43 people and covered 1 square mile with mud and debris. And more recently this month's deadly landslide in Southern California ...
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Washington team ready to help out in California mudslides

KING5.com - 12 Jan 2018
"And given what's happening down there, they would likely call for additional search and recovery assets, probably not a full task force." A warehouse of equipment, ranging from boats to outboard motors to cameras and TV monitors, to find people in ...
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Washington town wary of slow-moving landslide

Concord Monitor - 17 Jan 2018
A slow-moving landslide in a fertile farming region in Washington state has forced evacuations as officials prepare for what they say is inevitable – the collapse of a ridge that sits above a few dozen homes and a key highway. People in Washington are ...
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Future floods will be in mind as California town rebuilds

Miami Herald - 15 Jan 2018
It was the worst disaster of its kind in the U.S. since 2014, when a hillside in Washington state gave way, killing 43 people. Debris removal took nearly six months near the community of Oso, an area far humbler than Montecito, where Hollywood ...
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Why did the 2014 Oso, WA, landslide travel so far?

Science Daily - 24 Oct 2017
On Tuesday, 24 October 2017, at the GSA Annual Meeting in Seattle, Collins and co-author Mark Reid will present the results of mapping that will help explain how the Oso landslide moved so far across the valley. In addition, Collins says, the work may ...
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Revisiting the Oso Landslide

United States Geological Survey (press release) - 01 Dec 2017
A large landslide occurred in northwest Washington on March 22, 2014, leading to tragic loss of life and destruction of property. Landslide debris covered about 40 homes and other structures as well as nearly a mile of State Route 530. It also caused ...
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Herald photographer's Oso rainbow wins Northwest AP award

The Daily Herald - 26 Oct 2017
Bronson, The Herald's chief photographer, was among staff members who traveled to Oso to report on a gathering of friends, neighbors and family members of the 43 victims. The Associated Press awarded Bronson and The Daily Herald the 2017 Cowles Cup in ...
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6 arts & leisure events to check out from Jan. 21-27 in Connecticut

New Haven Register - 19 Jan 2018
Hamden: Rope!, DittyMack, Feb. 9, 8 p.m., $5, Best Video Film and Cultural Center, 1842 Whitney Ave., 203-287-9286, bestvideo.com. Hamden: Tiny Moving Parts, Mom Jeans., Oso Oso, Feb. 11, 7:30 p.m., $15-$13, Space Ballroom, 295 Treadwell St., 203-288 ...

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