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  1. Company's safety app works overtime for Sask. couple swept away in B.C. landslideRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    A cellphone app is partially to thank for the rescue of a Saskatchewan couple that was pushed down the edge of a B.C. mountain during a mudslide Thursday. And it's not the first time it has saved lives in Western Canada.

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  2. Caught on video: 'Massive debris flows' close 395 near CA borderRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Reno Gazette-Journal

    Caught on video: Mudslide closes 395 near California border "Massive debris flows" were reported at several locations around Topaz Lodge. Check out this story on rgj.com: Mud and debris washes over US 395 southbound near Topaz Lodge on Monday, May 21, 2018.

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  3. U.S. 395 Reopens After Mudslide Closes Road OvernightRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    A four-foot deep, 100-foot-long mudslide closed U.S. Highway 395 Monday night, May 21 and into the morning of Tuesday, May 22 near Topaz following 24 hours of intense rain fall but the highway has since reopened in both directions. According to the California Department of Transportation and the Nevada Department of Transportation, the slide was likely triggered by two things; the heavy rain fall and, the fact that the slopes above the mudslide were very steep and had been burned in the Slinkard Fire last fall.

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  4. Big mudslide blocks US 395 near Nevada-California state lineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    This image provided by Department of Public Safety/Nevada Highway Patrol Northern Command West shows mudslides on U.S. Highway 395 in Douglas County, Nev., north of the Nevada-California state line, Monday, May 21, 2018. The California Department of Transportation says Monday's mudslide is 100 feet in length and up to 4 feet deep.

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  5. U.S. 395 re-opensRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    Caltrans has re-opened U.S. Hwy 395, following last night's mudslide. Mud and debris removal work has been completed by both agencies to ensure the traveling public's safety.

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  6. US-395 Near Topaz Lake Reopens After MudslideRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    UPDATE: Douglas County reports that the Topaz Lodge is up and running, including the restaurant. They said the Lodge is preparing for Memorial Day weekend with no issues.

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  7. Big mudslide blocks highway southeast of Lake TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Crews were working Tuesday to reopen a major highway in the Sierra that was shut down by a huge mudslide at Topaz Lake near the Nevada-California state line. The mudslide covered U.S. Highway 395 with 100 feet of debris as deep as 5 feet in some spots Monday night and forced the temporary evacuation of part of the Topaz Lodge casino.

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  8. Big mudslide closes Highway 395 near California-Nevada state lineRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... the weekend, according to the National Weather Service in Reno. Law enforcement officials reported flooding and deep mudflow near the Topaz Lodge resort in Gardnerville, Nev., at 6:43 p.m. Monday, according to the National Weather Service.

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  9. Mudslides Threaten Lodge, Force Road ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Construction Equipment Guide

    A combination of fire and rain has contributed to two massive mudslides May 21, 2018, that forced closure of U.S. Highway 395 at Topaz Lake just north of the Nevada-California border The California Department of Transportation said Monday's mudslide is 100 ft. in length and up to 4 ft.

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  10. Mudslide Closes US-395 Near Topaz LakeRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Monday around 6:40 p.m. multiple crews answered the call of massive debris flows across US-395 in multiple locations in and around the Topaz Lodge and Topaz Park Road. The Topaz Lodge had about 200 people in it at the time.

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  11. Making the Most from MudRead the original story

    Yesterday | Santa Barbara Independent

    Longtime winemaker Fred Brander and his son, Nik, were trapped on their Montecito property when the mountains turned to mush during the January 9 debris flow and needed the help of a passing fire engine to escape. When they returned two weeks later, Brander found his house unscathed but the entire landscape transformed, the trees covered in mud, the creek bed filled to the brim.

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  12. Red Cross offering meals & supplies for Polk Co. mud slide victims starting TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | FOX Carolina

    The American Red Cross said it will begin providing hot meals and supplies Tuesday for people impacted by the deadly mud slide in Polk County. The disaster relief agency said cleaning supplies, bottled water, and replacement medicines will be offered, as well as other support, at two locations in Tryon daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. through Friday.

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  13. Pipeline construction halted in Virginia amid severe erosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsburg Journal

    ... of a nearby road were covered by up to 8 inches (20 centimeters) of mud. Department spokeswoman Ann Regn called the mudflow State regulators and the company say the mudflow didn't reach streams. The 300-mile (483-kilometer) pipeline was cited for ...

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  14. More mud, safety concerns linger days after deadly mud slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | FOX Carolina

    Polk County Emergency Management Director Bobby Arledge said 1,500 tons of mud has been removed but crews still have a lot of work to do before the area is safe. (May 21, 2018)

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  15. Heavy Rain, Erosion Woes Halt Mountain Valley PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... Times According to the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality and Mountain Valley officials, none of the mudflow reached streams, where it could have done the most damage, but the agency is investigating how check dams and other erosion ...

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  16. Construction halted at Mountain Valley Pipeline work site following severe erosion in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... swept away much of the soil they had unearthed. According to both DEQ and Mountain Valley officials, none of the mudflow reached streams, where it could have done the most damage. Nonetheless, the agency is investigating how check dams and other ...

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  17. Polk County woman trapped by mud has diedRead the original story

    Saturday May 19 | WAAY

    Heavy rain overnight produced flash flooding and mudslides in Polk County, closing roads and trapping the woman near her home. According to Bobby Arledge, Polk County emergency management director, the woman on lived the 3000 block of U.S. -176.

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  18. Emergency Mgmt.: Woman swept away by mudslide in Polk Co. found deceasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | WMBF

    A 12-man Search and Rescue team was searching Saturday morning for a woman they say went missing Friday night after the mudslide in Polk County. Per Bobby Arledge with Polk County Emergency Management, the crew dug through debris for about 3 to 4 hours to try and find the woman at the house where she was last seen.

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  19. Mud race fun at Lydiard Park Race for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | This is Wiltshire

    By the end of the day almost 2,500 runners are expected to have completed the Pretty Muddy 5k race. Dressed in pink tutus, runners warmed up under blue skies and sprinted to the finish after slipping down a mud slide.

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  20. Cleanup in process at Lucky Strike Campground after mudslide in McDowell Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | FOX Carolina

    Cleanup crews are working to dig through the damage caused at a campground in Marion by a mudslide in McDowell County Friday night. Emergency Management officials say, the heavy rains primarily in the southern end affected the Broad River which runs through the Lucky Strike Campground.

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