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Jordan Brewery plans still buried a year after mudslide

When the mudslide hit, Tim Roets was just months away from opening a microbrewery and taproom on the first floor of the Jordan Brewery. Roets, a microbrewer for 32 years, loved the space, especially the caves carved into the hillside to keep beer cool.

18 Koronadal families relocated from mudslide-prone area

Philippine Star: KORONADAL CITY, Philippines - Officials from Koronadal City on Monday relocated to safer areas 18 peasant families from a mountainside enclave vulnerable to mudslides heavy downpours can cause. The 18 families from Sitio El Gawel in Barangay ...

Heavy Rain Causes Flooding, Mudslide in Montgomery County

NBC 10 Philadelphia: In addition to localized flooding, the overnight rain caused a mudslide and road closures in West Conshohocken. NBC10's Jesse Gary has more details about the weather-related road issues. (Published Saturday, Jun 27, 2015). Updated at 4:25 PM EDT on ...

High risk of major mudslide if heavy rains strike Mt Kinabalu: Geologist

AsiaOne: Some 3,000 people living in three villages in the Kiau area at the foothills could be hit by the mudslides. On the eastern side in Ranau, clearing works are going on to remove tonnes of uprooted trees and rocks at the Kampung Bambangan intake point ...

'High risk of major mudslide if heavy rains strike Mt. Kinabalu'

The Star Online: KOTA KINABALU: The upper reaches of the Kadamaian river are at high risk of triggering a major mudslide should heavy rains occur on the western side of Mount Kinabalu. Geologist Prof Felix Tongkul who carried out an aerial survey of the mountain found ...

Feds to help buy out homeowners devastated by Oso mudslide Federal officials have awarded $6.6 million to Snohomish County, Washington, to help buy out those whose homes and land were devastated by the Oso mudslide. The Daily Herald of Everett reports that while that's not the full $9.4 million the county ...

Federal agency awards Washington state $12.6 million for 2014 mudslide relief

Reuters: SEATTLE A federal relief agency will give at least $12.6 million to emergency officials in Washington state for debris removal and to acquire property destroyed during a 2014 mudslide that killed 43 people, a state official said on Wednesday. The funds ...

FEMA offers buyout to people in Oso slide zone; some worry it's not enough

KIRO Seattle: PHOTOS: Deadly mudslide in Snohomish County gallery · PHOTOS: Deadly mudslide in Snohomish County · View Larger · Oso anniversary photo. Photo from Twitter of -- NW Washington Incident Management Team (Type 3). The Oso community came ...


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Feds give $7.6 million for Oso mudslide recovery expenses

HeraldNet: The Oso mudslide covered a mile-square area in debris, killing 43 people. Major search operations lasted about a month, followed by work to clear the landscape. The state Department of Transportation reopened Highway 530 as fully functional, two-lane ...

County public works and WSDOT win award for post-mudslide road rebuild

OSO — The agencies that hurried to rebuild Highway 530 after the deadly mudslide here, which isolated Darrington from the rest of Snohomish County, are receiving national recognition for their work.


Zybas honored for Oso mudslide work The leadership and service work on the State Route 530 (SR 530) landslide earned Snohomish County Public Works Solid Waste Division Director Matt Zybas the 2015 Project/Program Manager of the Year Award. Zybas, a resident of San Juan Island, ...

Agencies who rebuilt Highway 530 after Oso mudslide receive national award

The agencies that rushed to rebuild Highway 530 after the deadly Oso landslide are getting national recognition. The Everett Herald reports the American Public Works Association awarded its first President's Special Recognition Award to several agencies, including Snohomish County Public works and the Washington State Department of Transportation. The county coordinated eight contractors and ...


Oso gets $7.6 million of federal funds for mudslide recovery

The Seattle Times: EVERETT — The federal government has agreed to pay Snohomish County $7.6 million for mudslide recovery expenses. The Daily Herald of Everett reports that a new Federal Emergency Management Agency grant for nearly $4.2 million covers part of what ...


FEMA gets good marks for dealing with 2014 mudslide in Washington state

The Federal Emergency Management Agency "responded quickly and efficiently," including addressing search, rescue and recovery challenges, to the 2014 mudslide that killed 44 people and injured at least 13 others in a small community in Washington ...

Sheriff sees Franklin County Road collapse

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Franklin County Sheriff Pat Melton says he was just feet away when a big hole started to appear on Big Eddie Road on Friday.  He says around 7 p.m. they were responding to a mudslide in the area. That's when he started to hear crackling. He says it's a good thing that he and another deputy were the only ones there when the road started to cave-in.   "We are trained on how ...


Mudslide reported morning after storm in Washington County

Herald-Mail Media: A person was checked out by emergency responders Saturday night after lightning struck close by at Jellystone Park southeast of Williamsport, while a mudslide was reported Sunday morning near Devil's Backbone Park, emergency service officials said.


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