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  1. Landslide Safety All Over The Map In WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The deadly Oso landslide in March sparked a debate over Snohomish County's apparent failure to protect residents at the base of a known landslide zone. But Washington state is dotted with landslide-prone slopes, and many counties and cities do less than Snohomish County to keep homes away from harm.

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  2. Lawsuit, Legal Claims Ongoing At Oso Six-Month AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Six months after 43 people lost their lives in the Oso landslide, nearly 60 legal claims have been filed against the state of Washington. Karen Willie represents three families who lost loved ones in the slide and three more who lost their property.

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  3. The Connection Between Ferguson And The Fatal Oso SlideRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    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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  4. Independent Commission To Probe Oso LandslideRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    An independent commission will delve into the deadliest landslide in Washington history.

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  5. New Report: Oso Landslide Rooted In Long History Of SlidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Scientists have concluded that rain, groundwater seepage and a long history of big landslides likely contributed to the massive landslide of March 22 that killed 43 people and destroyed dozens of homes near Oso, Washington.

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  6. Scientists Draw Lessons From Oso LandslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Ross Reynolds talks with David Montgomery, professor of geomorphology at the University of Washington, who was part of a team of scientists studying the aftermath of the Oso mudslide in order to help other communities prepare for future disasters.

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  7. Snohomish County Temporarily Halts Building Near Oso LandslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Lisa Brooks speaks with Snohomish County Council Chair Dave Somers about a temporary ban on development in two landslide-prone areas near the site of the Oso, Wash., landslide that killed 43 people in March.

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  8. Snohomish County Revisits Development In Landslide ZonesRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Environmentalists' and developers' conflicting answers to that question will get a full airing on Wednesday at the Snohomish County Council in Everett.

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  9. Letting Go Of The Oso Landslide On The Back Of A Fast HorseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The Timberbowl Rodeo, in the town of Darrington, Washington, saw some of its largest crowds ever this past weekend.

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  10. Darrington Rodeo: Letting Go Of The Oso Landslide On The Back Of A Fast HorseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The Timberbowl Rodeo, in the town of Darrington, Washington, saw some of its largest crowds ever this past weekend.

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  11. Dozens Of Oso Slide Legal Claims Filed Against WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    As of Tuesday, the state's risk management office reports it has received 38 tort claims - these are precursors to a lawsuit.

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  12. Oso Highlights A Policy Challenge: Development Pressure Vs. Landslide RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Barbara Ingram furrows her brow as she peers into a patch of woods up the road from her house.

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  13. One County's Controversial Move To Protect Homeowners From Landslide RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Since the March 22 Oso landslide killed 42 people, county governments in the Northwest have been thinking more about how to plan for and mitigate the risk of landslides.

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  14. Sheriff: Another Victim Of Oso Slide FoundRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Officials say another body has been recovered from the debris of a landslide that killed dozens of people near Arlington, Washington.

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  15. DNR Promises Tighter Controls On Logging Near Landslide ZonesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Washington Department of Natural Resources image shows 2004 clear-cut extending into no-logging zone at site of the March 22, 2014, Oso landslide.

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  16. After Oso: The Emotional Phases Of A DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Aid agencies are reducing their presence in Oso and Darrington, a month and a half after a landslide hit the small community there, killing at least 41. FEMA says visits to its federal disaster recovery centers have decreased, so the centers are closing Saturday.

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  17. Landslide Risk Could Be Noted On King County TitlesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    King County is seeking federal funding for an updated map of landslide hazards, and is considering the possibility of using this map to provide the public information about buildings at risk.

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  18. How Drones Quietly Mapped Oso Landslide AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    As Washington Gov. Jay Inslee vetoed a bill in April that would have regulated drone use statewide, a consortium of disaster recovery specialists quietly negotiated the use of drones to make a 3-D model of the Oso mudslide.

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  19. The Five Hardest Minutes Working The MudslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Mixed in among those responders were 50 young people in the Washington Conservation Corps between the ages of 18 and 25. The program is run by the state Department of Ecology.

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  20. Active Search Efforts End In Oso MudslideRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    This morning, Snohomish County Sheriff Ty Trenary announced the end of active search operations at the site of the March 22 mudslide near Oso, Wash.

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