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County firefighters go east to help fire-stricken Methow Valley
After weeks of working at the Oso mudslide, two Snohomish County firefighters are back in a disaster zone, helping aid crews in the Methow Valley amid a series of ravenous wildfires .
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Darrington's all ready to be 'mobbed'
Business leaders from the other side of Snohomish County plan to bombard Darrington shops, restaurants and brewery with their first ever 'Chamber Mob' on Friday afternoon.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Charity Opportunity: Quilts for Eastern Washington fires
Town Square Fabric and Yarn is the drop off point for new Quilts and Blankets for families of the Eastern Washington Wildfires We have word from Jean at Layers of Hope - Quilting 911 that she is collecting quilts for the families and first responders dealing with wildfires in Eastern Washington.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
In Our View/Aftermath of the Oso Mudslide: Delivering on a commission
Objectivity and thoroughness must define the commission examining the March 22 Oso mudslide.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
In Our View/Carlton Complex inferno: Remember the fire next time
A juxtaposition, cruel and humbling. The March 22 Oso mudslide, the greatest loss of life from a landslide in U.S. history.
Determined to overcome: As Oso couple rebuild their lives, they focus on the good
Fate has landed Ron and Gail Thompson back here. They're counting their blessings as they piece together their lives after the Oso mudslide obliterated their neighborhood.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
South Whidbey Record
Sound Off | Bluff stabilization is a Langley responsibility
Please address a solution to the separate and serious landslides on Wharf Street in 2013.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
State, Snohomish County commission to study effects of Oso slide
The State of Washington and Snohomish County established on Friday a 12-person commission to capture the lessons learned from the March 22 landslide in Oso and use those lessons to further protect communities in the future.
Independent commission to look into Oso mudslide
An independent commission has been assigned the job of examining the emergency disaster response to the March 22 Oso mudslide and land-use planning in slide-prone areas, Washington state and Snohomish County officials announced Friday.
Valley's fire services are beneficiaries of Oso Strong run
July seemed a long way off in the dark days of March. Within a week of the Oso mudslide, Kelsey Garka was organizing a 5K walk and run to benefit volunteer fire departments that worked so steadfastly after the disaster.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Governor set to announce landslide commission
In the wake of the massive Snohomish County landslide that killed 43 people in the Steelhead Haven development near Oso, Gov. Jay Inslee and Snohomish County Executive John Lovick are set to announce a commission to make recommendations on how to avoid and respond to such slides.
Lake Chelan Mirror
Fire on the mountain creates mountain of need
Fire is an ever present danger here in Eastern Washington and last week we were reminded once again just how sudden and devastating it can be.
In Our View/The Oso Mudslide: The last victim; the next step
Four months to the day when a landscape transfigured into a river of earth, searchers recovered the last victim of the March 22 Oso mudslide.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Jesse shares how gas cards help wildfires victims
The central Washington wildfires have wiped out many people's lives, but sometimes asking for help is hard.
Washington state authorities find last victim of deadly mudslide
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Science team: Oso mudslide delivered a one-two punch
THIS BAND WILL ALSO CONTAIN SOME EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER RAINFALL RATES THAT COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING.
This week from AGU: Oso report, rockfall in Yosemite Park, and a new ear
A research team tasked with being some of the first scientists and engineers to evaluate extreme events has issued its findings on disastrous Oso, Washington, landslide.
In Our View/1st Congressional District: Re-elect Rep. Suzan DelBene
Rep. Suzan DelBene has been a gridlock-defying lawmaker, ably shepherding NSA reforms and bird-dogging relief efforts after the Oso mudslide.
Air France, Lufthansa suspend flights to Tel Aviv
Germany and France's largest airlines Lufthansa and Air France say they're suspending all flights to Tel Aviv over safety concerns amid the increasing violence.