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Oso, Washington is located in Snohomish County. Zip codes in Oso, WA include 98223. The median home price in Oso is $280,000 which is roughly $163/per square foot. More Oso information.

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1 hr ago | The Oregonian

Oso mudslide victims, rescuers honored with vessel's naming

A few months ago, a major event changed Natasha Huestis' life. On March 22, a mudslide near Oso, Washington, claimed the lives of Huestis' daughter and mother.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

HeraldNet

Problem-plagued county morgue gets new oversight

Snohomish County has hired a police supervisor with a strong forensics resume to continue reforms at the Medical Examiner's Office .

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Crosscut.com

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After 36 years as a firefighter and a police officer, Bruce Stedman thought he'd seen it all.

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Homer News

Vessel's name full of meaning

There's something powerful about the names of boats. Their cleverness can make you laugh.

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HeraldNet

Unforgettable Kris: She was the last of Oso slide victims

For weeks, the 43rd and last of the Oso mudslide victims became the symbol of unfinished business, the rallying cry to press on.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

KUOW-FM Seattle

The Connection Between Ferguson And The Fatal Oso Slide

A special commission investigating the Oso landslide began its work Friday with a tour of the site of the deadly slide.

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KUOW-FM Seattle

The Connection Between Ferguson And The Fatal Oso Slide

You might not think there's much of a connection between the deadly Oso landslide and this month's racially charged unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

OregonLive.com

Property owners near Oso mudslide reimbursed for damage caused by search-and-rescue operations

Snohomish County has paid more than $280,000 to owners of property damaged by search and rescue operations following the massive Oso mudslide.

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HeraldNet

In Our View/SR 530 Commission and the United Way: A commission and a calling

Friday marked the five-month anniversary of the deadliest U.S. landslide in recorded history.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

HeraldNet

Search for answers begins: At first meeting, commission hears from those who were at site

Near the end of their inaugural meeting Friday, members of an independent commission talked about what they want to learn from the March 22 Oso mudslide.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Seattle Times

First visit to site of deadly landslide stuns commissioners

Members of a commission studying the deadly March 22 landslide in Snohomish County visit the area Friday.

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HeraldNet

A good opening day: Fair starts with $50,000 donation to benefit children

Joseph Huskey, 12 , and Liam Jordan, 13, snap a picture of themselves with Lucy, a 5-year-old American alligator held by the Reptile Man, Scott Peterson, at the Evergreen State Fair in Monroe on Thursday afternoon.

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HeraldNet

Oso fundraising coming to an end with millions raised

Five months after a mudslide wiped out a neighborhood and cut the nearby town of Darrington off from the rest of the county, the massive fundraising effort that fueled much of the recovery effort to date is winding up.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Crosscut.com

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After 36 years as a firefighter and a police officer, Bruce Stedman thought he'd seen it all.

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Crosscut.com

Community Courage: Lessons from Oso

After 36 years as a firefighter and a police officer, Bruce Stedman thought he'd seen it all.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

HeraldNet

Rescue workers grateful for countless acts of kindness

Harper and Assistant Fire Chief Toby Hyde have been searching for the right words and the right ways to thank everyone who sent donations and cards and shared thoughts and prayers after the March 22 mudslide.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

Somers presents to Sultan council, new student rep appointed

Dave Somers presented at the Sultan City Council meeting on Thursday, Aug. 14. Somers is currently serving his fourth term on the Snohomish County Council.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

HeraldNet

Aiding the healing process: Oso fire chaplain Joel Johnson wants to keep helping

Chaplain Joel Johnson first came to the Oso fire station when he was asked to shadow another chaplain after the March 22nd mudslide.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Marysville Globe

Oso heroes receive thanks

Months after their initial efforts in response to the Highway 530 slide, Darrington and Oso firefighters received a show of support from visiting employees of Rairdon Dodge Chrysler Jeep of Marysville.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Bridge reconnects cut-off Washington neighborhood

Mud still blocks Mount Index River Road, necessitating a hike along a 1,100-foot trail and then a walk or drive of up to another three miles, depending where one lives and whether there's a vehicle available.

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