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The region and the world continue to be gripped by the terrible news of the Oso mudslide and the ongoing recovery efforts. Now, the new Washington state Poet Laureate, … 54 more words

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Oil on water

I wasn’t able to go to Tuesday night’s “Oil on Water” event at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church. Speakers discussed problems with the extraction and transportation of fossil fuels, and offered ways the public can advocate for stronger regulation of this necessary but hazardous industry. 432 more words

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Waters Recede, Helping Search For Mudslide Victims

ARLINGTON, Wash. (AP) – It is a grim step forward in the search for human remains at a mudslide that crushed a rural Washington community, but an important one: … 920 more words

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Washington landslide: 18 deaths, 30 missing

Washington Governor Jay Inslee (D) updates State of the Union on the devastation and search efforts in the wake of the Washington landslide.

Ways you can donate to help the victims of the landslide: 205 more words

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Official Washington Mudslide Toll Rises To 17

DARRINGTON, Wash. (AP) – The Snohomish County medical examiner’s office says it has received the bodies of 17 victims of the mudslide that laid waste to a… 164 more words

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How You Can Help Victims of the Deadly Mudslide in Washington State

The search continues for those missing after Saturday’s landslide just north of Seattle, but it has been days since anyone has been found alive in the devastation that spans one square mile and in some places is up to 15 feet deep.

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Dramatic Helicopter Rescue Video From The Oso, WA Landslide

The devastation from the landslide in Oso, WA – about an hour north of Seattle – is so massive it’s almost incomprehensible.

The debris field, and the possible location of victims, is a square mile in size. 213 more words

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