Oso Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Contractor donates restored Oso land to Snohomish CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | HeraldNet

    The construction company that rebuilt a stretch of Highway 530 after the catastrophic mudslide is donating land to Snohomish County. The company was awarded the state contract to rebuild a stretch of the highway destroyed in the March 22, 2014, mudslide .

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  2. Rudi KieferRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2015 | The Times

    Oso, Wash., is a quiet farm community of about 180 people, located 60 miles northeast of Seattle. Pretty green valleys alternate with mountain slopes that are covered with pine, fir and cedar trees.

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  3. Arlingtona s Penway Media boosted by adult coloring book trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... Penway through a friend who lives in Snohomish County. Smart actually spent six years living in Everett and east of Oso before moving to Idaho about 20 years ago. She started working on her first book in 2010. It was supposed to be an alphabet book ...

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  4. charity 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | InfoWorld

    ... volunteering initiates, such as a lunch delivery drive the company held in the aftermath of the 2014 mudslide in Oso, Washington. Vertafore packed and delivered 100 boxed lunches to disaster relief workers at the site. "It's cool that volunteering ...

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  5. Monroe chamber director resigningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... chamber events, giving multiple chambers of commerce the opportunity to mingle, even traveling to Darrington after the Oso slide to support the community. She authored weekly newsletters, highlighting local events and activities related to Monroe ...

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  6. 10 cool ways tech companies give it up for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | ComputerWorld

    ... volunteering initiates, such as a lunch delivery drive the company held in the aftermath of the 2014 mudslide in Oso, Washington. Vertafore packed and delivered 100 boxed lunches to disaster relief workers at the site. "It's cool that volunteering ...

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  7. No clear cause, but study advances understanding of mudslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | HeraldNet

    A new paper published by a team of researchers working on the Oso mudslide site reveals a growing understanding of the slide's history, and points to further avenues for exploration. When the slide struck March 22, 2014, a hillside in the valley of the North Fork Stillaguamish River was known to have slid periodically over the decades, occasionally shifting the course of the river.

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  8. What to do for Stilly Valley and who can do itRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | HeraldNet

    Clearly, thankfully, the Stillaguamish Valley and its communities from Darrington to Arlington have not been forgotten in the months following the March 22, 2014, Oso landslide that killed 43 people, destroyed 36 homes, obliterated Highway 530 and caused economic hardships throughout the valley.

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  9. Gov. Inslee does Paris, but how's the political climate on this side of "The Pond"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Inslee showing up in the rain to watch the Darrington High School baseball team play its first game after the traumatic Oso landslide. In spite of nonstop efforts by the state Democratic Party to puff his popularity, however, Inslee is no sure bet ...

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  10. Officials to present Oso mudslide economic recovery planRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | HeraldNet

    Officials have finished putting together a long-term plan to boost businesses and quality of life in the Stillaguamish Valley after the 2014 Oso mudslide. Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert and Darrington Mayor Dan Rankin are scheduled to present the North Stillaguamish Valley Economic Redevelopment Plan to the Puget Sound Regional Council on Thursday.

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  11. Arlington, Darrington officials to present Oso recovery plan to regional councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | HeraldNet

    Officials have finished putting together a long-term plan to boost businesses and quality of life in the Stillaguamish Valley after the 2014 Oso mudslide. Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert and Darrington Mayor Dan Rankin are scheduled to present the North Stillaguamish Valley Economic Redevelopment Plan to the Puget Sound Regional Council on Thursday.

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  12. She could have put the 'community' in Coastal BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    From playing a major behind-the-scenes role after the Oso disaster to formerly working for the American Cancer Society to starting a nonprofit to raise funds for sports teams in her hometown, Reynolds is all about community. When people say, "somebody should do something about it," I'll be that somebody, she said.

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  13. Governor to tour Wash. wind storm damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    ... Washington. Four people have been confirmed dead and at least 18 others are still missing after a massive mudslide in Oso, Washington. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images) SPOKANE, Wash.-Governor Jay Inslee announced Monday that he will come to ...

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  14. University presidenta s tribute deleted from KPLU annual report before saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A fulsome tribute to KPLU from Pacific Lutheran University President Thomas Krise was excised from the radio station's annual report before the university announced that KPLU was being sold to the University of Washington and its news operation axed. In KPLU's 2014 annual report, Krise effused about the station's reporting, on topics from the Oso mudslide to the Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting, and concluded: "Year-round, KPLU demonstrates its commitment to providing compelling, informative and entertaining content, mentoring students, strengthening its connection to the community, and furthering the mission of KPLU.

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  15. State audit of Darrington reveals lack of oversight in 7 areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... that the causes of the problems are turnover in town staff, lack of training for employees and the chaos of the Oso mudslide in 2014 , which killed 43 people and temporarily cut Darrington off from the rest of the county. City leaders have failed to ...

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  16. ARRAY(0x102546e4)Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | HeraldNet

    Snohomish County is now positioned to offer buyouts to all property owners directly affected by the Oso mudslide, now that a second federal grant has come through. County officials learned Thursday about a new $2 million award from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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  17. Snohomish County gets another $2M for Oso property buyoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | KOMO News

    Snohomish County has received an additional $2 million from the federal government to help buy out properties devastated in the Oso landslide. Thursday's award from the Federal Emergency Management Agency adds to $5.9 million that FEMA already gave the county this year.

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  18. New stormwater fees set to address flooding, drain problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... areas. The newly added properties mostly lie in three areas: east of Monroe along the U.S. 2 corridor; east of Oso in the Darrington area; and south of Stanwood near the mouth of the Stillaguamish River. The rate is $90 per year for a single-family ...

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  19. Klein on tragedies, bipartisanship and homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | Marysville Globe

    Snohomish County Councilman Ken Klein reflected on 2014 as "a year of tragedy," even as he looked forward to tackling 2016 with a spirit of post-partisanship and a pragmatic approach toward issues such as homelessness. During his Nov. 10 address to the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce, Klein praised Arlington and Marysville for coming together after last year's Oso slide and Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting, and deemed their conduct a useful model for the nation to follow.

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  20. Dave Somers elected County ExecutiveRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    ... "I worked as hard as I could." Staying positive, he noted that as executive he led through two major incidents: The Oso mudslide last March, and the Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting last October. He'll "most likely run for another position," ...

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