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Tree planting along Highway 530 to memorialize Oso slide victims

OSO — A tree planting and walk to remember the 43 victims of the Oso mudslide is scheduled Saturday along the newly completed stretch of Highway 530....

4 more bodies retrieved from mudslide

Hindustan Times: Two bodies already recovered on Tuesday were identified as Mukhtair Singh, son of Suram Singh and Ashu Devi, daughter of Baryam. As many as 21 bodies have been recovered from mudslide so far. All the bodies recovered on Wednesday were handed ...

Repairs begin on forest road washed out by mudslide

KTVB: BOISE -- Crews are working to repair the Middle Fork Boise River Road where a mudslide washed out the roadway. The Atlanta Highway District began temporary repairs today along the section between mile markers 34 and 40. Gates are in place. The goal ...

Revised Closure Area for W. Salt Creek Mudslide

KREX News Channel 5: DELTA, Colo. - Public safety concerns continue to decrease for the West Salt Creek Mudslide area, and in response, the forest supervisor for the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests decides to reduce the restricted area surrounding the ...

Two bodies recovered from mudslide-hit J&K village

Times of India: JAMMU: Two more bodies were on Tuesday recovered from Saddal-Panjar in Jammu & Kashmir's Udhampur district over three weeks after the village was buried under a mudslide. Police sources identified the two as Mukhtair Singh (32) and Ashu Devi (15).

43 trees mark lives lost along Highway 530 in Oso

Darrington resident Brittney Smith, 16 (right), hugs her friend, Taryn Tamez, 16, after planting a cedar and tulips Saturday to commemorate Summer Raffo, Smith’s sister who died in the March 22 Oso mudslide. The area of the slide can be seen in the background.

Fish kill could follow mudslide

MOUNT SHASTA – The mudflow that flushed debris into Mud Creek Canyon on the southeast side of Mount Shasta was not significantly affected by the rain Wednesday evening, according to Shasta-Trinity National Forest Public Information Officer Andrea Capp.Capp said that officials were concerned that a significant rain event could reactivate the flow, or affect other areas on the mountain, but no ...

An ominous mudslide on a depleted Mount Shasta

Phys.Org: Government scientists say exceptionally hot, dry conditions and a lack of insulating snowpack primed Mount Shasta for the massive mudslide that rumbled down over the weekend after a pulse of water burst out from under an alpine glacier. That a severe ...

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Tree planting, walk Saturday to remember Oso mudslide victims

OSO, Washington — A tree planting and walk to remember the 43 victims of the Oso mudslide is scheduled Saturday along the recently reopened section of Highway 530 where the slide happened six months ago. The Daily Herald reports ...

Washington mudslide: Tree planting, walk planned to remember victims

OSO, Wash. — A tree planting and walk to remember the 43 victims of the Oso mudslide is scheduled Saturday along the recently reopened section of Highway 530 where the slide happened six months ago. The Daily Herald reports survivors and family ...

Tree planting, walk to remember mudslide victims

KOMO News: OSO, Wash. (AP) - A tree planting and walk to remember the 43 victims of the Oso mudslide is scheduled Saturday along the recently reopened section of Highway 530 where the slide happened six months ago. The Daily Herald reports survivors and family ...

Tree planting, walk to remember mudslide victims

A tree planting and walk to remember the 43 victims of the Oso mudslide is scheduled Saturday along the recently reopened section of Highway 530 where the slide happened six months ago.

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Forest Service thinks California's drought caused a massive mudslide

Los Angeles Times: Jonathan Dove was patrolling Mt. Shasta on a clear, warm afternoon when a group of backpackers asked him if Mud Creek Canyon on the Northern California peak always flowed so heavily. The U.S. Forest Service climbing ranger scrambled up a ridge to ...

Huge California mudslide may have been triggered by drought

(Reuters) - (Story corrects first two paragraphs to say "National Forest" instead of "National Park") California's three-year drought might have triggered Mount Shasta's worst mudslide in two decades which damaged hiking trails and forced two roads to close over the weekend, a National Forest spokeswoman said on Monday. Mud and debris began flowing down Mud Creek Canyon on the southeast side of ...

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Tree planting, walk honors mudslide victims in Oso

KOMO News: OSO, Wash. - An emotional ceremony was held Saturday in Oso for the newly reconstructed section of State Highway 530. A portion of the roadway was destroyed when a mile long piece of the hillside collapsed, killing more than three dozen people who ...

530 Re-opening marked with tree-planting

OSO, Wash. - Residents in Oso planted trees to honor those killed in the deadly mudslide that hit the town earlier this year, and to officially mark the reopening of Highway 530. 43 trees were planted, one for each victim, in a ceremony honoring the dead Saturday. Family members and friends of those lost attended the event in their honor.

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Community lends helping hand after mudslide

KARE: "We had roots and trees and mud in the basement, and it wreaked havoc on the house," said Curt Boelter. The home was unlivable, and the Boelter's insurance did not cover mudslides. After living in the house for 26 years, the family was homeless. "I'm ...

Third mudslide in area rattles residents

The Star Online: GEORGE TOWN: Some 200 apartment residents in Taman Terubong Jaya in Paya Terubong are worried for their safety following a mudslide in the area after several days of continuous rain. A resident, Datuk T. Sabapathee, in his 70s, said the mudslide ...

Lessons Learned from the Oso, Wash., Mudslide Recovery

Locally this event is called the SR 530 Flooding and Mudslide Incident. It has only been six months since this terrible tragedy, but there are lessons to be shared. The information below is a direct quote of what they did and have learned along the way.

Huge California mudslide may have been triggered by drought

Reuters: California's three-year drought might have triggered Mount Shasta's worst mudslide in two decades which damaged hiking trails and forced two roads to close over the weekend, a National Forest spokeswoman said on Monday. Mud and debris began flowing ...

Tree planting, walk honors mudslide victims in Oso

An emotional ceremony was held Saturday in Oso for the newly reconstructed section of State Highway 530.

Community lends helping hand after mudslide

A family who lost their home in the June floods is getting help from the community.                

Mudslide brings fear to residents in Paya Terubong

A mudslide next to a flat in Paya Terubong, Air Itam here gave its residents the jitters after swathes of earth came down from an adjacent hill on Thursday. In the 9pm incident, over 100 families staying at Blocks 39 and 41 of the Taman Terubong Jaya flats feared for their lives after heavy rain brought down nearly 6mm of mud from the nearby hill.

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California King Fire Update: Heavy Rain Aids Containment Effort, Sparks

The Weather Channel: ... some of the flood events elsewhere in the country this year, but when that happens on a rugged area that just lost all of its vegetation to a massive wildfire, it's enough to bring a threat of flooding and mudslides," weather.com meteorologist Nick ...

Washington mudslide: Tree planting, walk planned to remember victims

After the trees are planted, people will walk the new stretch of highway.

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