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Planned timber sale near Oso, Wash., mudslide canceled

Danielle Haynes OSO, Wash., April 20 (UPI) -- Department of Natural Resources in Washington says it plans to reevaluate planned sale of timber land.

Obama to tour site of Washington mudslide

Washington Times: President Obama on Tuesday will tour the site of a deadly mudslide in Oso, Wash., the White House announced Sunday. During his trip, the president also will meet with the families of those killed, along with first responders and recovery workers. Last ...

Obama will find solemn scene in Tuesday mudslide visit

The Spokesman Review: When President Barack Obama arrives Tuesday, one month after a massive mudslide obliterated a rural neighborhood on the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River, he'll find a haunting wasteland. The slide left a sewage-smelling swamp of gray clay and ...

Native Boisean shares her experience covering Washington mudslide

The Idaho Statesman: The photos I took of the Thompsons allowed me to show our readers what the mudslide had destroyed beyond homes and structures. I hope through these photos, the local community and others can see the human and emotional toll caused by the landslide, ...

Widow files claim against Snohomish County in wake of Oso mudslide

The Spokesman Review: EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — A woman whose husband died in the deadly Washington state mudslide has filed claims seeking a total of $3.5 million from Washington state and Snohomish County, her lawyer said Friday. Deborah Durnell, 50, wants to learn ...

Mudslide donations showcase power of crowdfunding

The Seattle Times: Rather than going through traditional charities such as United Way and the American Red Cross, which have collectively raised well over $4 million for mudslide relief, some donors turned to websites like GoFundMe, YouCaring and CrowdRise as a way to ...

Widow seeks $7 million after deadly Wash. mudslide

KOIN.com: (AP) – The lawyer for a woman whose husband died in the Oso mudslide says her client has filed claims seeking a total of $7 million from Washington state and Snohomish County. Lawyer Corrie Yackulic said Friday that Deborah Durnell wants to learn ...

First mudslide claims filed; more likely, lawyer says

The Seattle Times: First mudslide claims filed; more likely, lawyer says. The attorney who filed $3.5 million in claims on behalf of a woman whose husband was killed in the March 22 Oso mudslide said more claims may be coming from families that lost homes or loves ones.

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Mudslide causes trees to fall on power lines in Piedmont

abc7news.com: The mudslide was small but it still took trees with it, causing them to fall on power lines along Moraga Avenue forcing the road closure. "East Bay MUD is telling us they don't have a water main break, so we're still looking into see what exactly ...

Mudslide causes trees on power lines in Piedmont

abc7news.com: (KGO) -- Piedmont and PG&E crews are responding to a mudslide that has caused trees to fall on power lines at the corner of Moraga Avenue and Maxwelton Road. Moraga Avenue is closed between the eastern city limit with Oakland and Red Rock Rd. (also ...

Mudslide causes trees to fall on power lines in Piedmont

On Moraga Avenue near Maxwelton Road a mudslide that caused trees to fall on power lines and knocked out power.

WOMAN WHOSE HUSBAND WAS KILLED..

Correction: Mudslide-Claims story

TheNewsTribune.com: EVERETT, Wash. — In a story April 18 about a woman whose husband was killed in the Washington mudslide and who filed claims against the state and Snohomish County, The Associated Press erroneously reported the amount of those claims. The claims ...

First damage claims in Oso mudslide seek millions

HeraldNet: ... Herald Writers. EVERETT — A woman whose husband was killed when the Oso mudslide buried their home March 22 has filed claims against Snohomish County and the state of Washington, seeking millions of dollars in damages — and answers.

RESCUE WORKERS ERECT MEMORIAL..

Rescue Workers Erect Memorial To Washington Mudslide Victims

NPR (blog): Rescue workers still searching for bodies from the March 22 landslide that killed at least 39 people near the town of Oso, Washington, erected a simple, but moving memorial to the victims of the tragedy. Four people are still listed as missing. NPR's ...

Oso Rescue Workers Erect Memorial To Mudslide Victims

NPR (blog): Rescue workers still searching for bodies from the March 22 landslide that killed at least 39 people near the town of Oso, Washington, erected a simple, but moving memorial to the victims of the tragedy. Four people are still listed as missing. NPR's ...

Rescue Workers Erect Memorial To Washington Mudslide Victims

Rescuers say they've recovered 39 bodies from the massive March 22 mudslide and are still searching for four others.

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Proposed timber sale near Oso mudslide canceled

The Seattle Times: Several homes sit within 500 feet of the proposed clear-cut's downhill edge, five miles southwest of the March 22 mudslide that buried a neighborhood and killed more than three dozen people. The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) had scheduled the ...

US mudslide death toll rises to 39

NEWS.com.au: Officials urged people to stay away from the mudslide area, saying it is still too dangerous to visit. The March 22 mudslide completely buried the community of Oso, 100 kilometres north-east of Seattle. The landslide followed a month of record-breaking ...

Mudslide Search Dog Comes Home To SoCal

CBS Local: Teams of cadaver dogs and their handlers were sent in by FEMA to find the bodies those who perished in the devastating March 22 mudslide that hit Oso. Deputy Su Vodrazka, who works with Orange County firefighters, said training with her 2-year-old ...

Oso Rescue Workers Erect Memorial To Mudslide Victims

Rescuers say they've recovered 39 bodies from the massive March 22 mudslide and are still searching for four others.

Medical examiner's office identifies 39 in Oso landslide - Q13

ARLINGTON, Wash. — The Snohomish County Medical Examiner's Office has received a total of 39 bodies from the Oso mudslide , although four other people are still listed as missing since the March 22 disaster. The death ...

WASHINGTON STATE MUDSLIDE..

Widow seeks $7 million after deadly Oso mudslide

KOMO News: (AP) - A woman whose husband died in the deadly Washington state mudslide has filed claims seeking a total of $7 million from Washington state and Snohomish County, her lawyer said Friday. Deborah Durnell, 50, wants to learn exactly why a hillside gave ...

Only 4 missing in Washington State mudslide as medical examiner identifies more bodies

Frances Burns EVERETT, Wash., April 17 (UPI) -- Only four people remained missing Thursday from the deadly Washington State mudslide as authorities announced three more bodies had been identified.

OSO MUDSLIDE..

State delays timber sale near Oso mudslide, orders further review

Washington state logging regulators have canceled a timber sale near the Highway 530 mudslide, saying they want to take another look at the plan. The 188-acre sale of timber from state land, about five miles from the slide, had been reviewed by the ...

SoCal Cadaver Dog Aids in Oso Mudslide Search and Recovery Effort

A Southern California cadaver dog sent to Oso, Washington to aid in the mudslide search and recovery has returned home after being an instrumental part in the discovery of a young child's body. The canine, Riggs, and her handler Su Vodrazka, joined Dr.

Those who helped soldier search mudslide for his relatives shocked at suicide

Q13 FOX: OSO, Wash. — Two women who helped a Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier search the Oso mudslide for the bodies of his missing aunt and uncle said Thursday they were shocked and saddened to learn that the 20-year-old committed suicide afterward.

Death toll hits 37 in Oso mudslide - Seattle Times blogs

The Oso mudslide has claimed the lives of 37 victims, the Snohomish County Medical Examiner's Office said this morning. The medical examiner's office said in a news release that 36 victims have been positively identified.

Flags to fly at half-staff in memory of Oso mudslide victims

Jay Inslee issued a directive Monday that flags at all state facilities in Washington be lowered to half-staff Tuesday in memory of the victims of the Oso-area mudslide on March 22, according to a news release. Inslee and other ...

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