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MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, WA - Red Onion Burgers in Mountlake Terrace raised a whopping $13,500 for the family of slain Pierce County deputy ... Every Tuesday night, the restaurant hosts a Dining $4 event, and has raised money for everything from the Oso landslide to Eastern Washington forest fires.
Washington's search and rescue team will soon be able to respond quickly to local disasters, previously stalled by red tape. ... "It didn't delay the response for Oso it just created an extra layer of bureaucracy,” said Scott Heinze, Deputy Director of Pierce County Emergency Management. "It's nice to know ...

James Gleeson, a transportation technician 3 with the Washington State Department of Transportation, hikes with equipment over his shoulder to place into position while measuring landslide movement using a LiDAR on Rattlesnake Ridge south of Union Gap, Wash., Friday, Jan. 26, 2018.
Aerial images of an historic landslide on Toppenish Ridge near Granger, Wash., Wednesday, Jan. ... Understanding Central Washington's geology is key to knowing how the deadly 2014 Oso slide northwest of Everett was a very different situation, said Dave Norman, a geologist with the state Department of ...
KING 5 reporter Glenn Farley says that unlike many other landslides in Washington state history, the impending Rattlesnake Ridge landslide isn't being brought on by rain or groundwater. “It seems to be more gravity with a little water mixed in,” Farley said on KING 5's The Sound Podcast. “How much water ...
UNION GAP, Wash. — A major landslide feared at Rattlesnake Ridge near Yakima is a “different beast” than most landslides we see in Washington, according to ... “This is really different from the tragedy we saw in Oso and the kind that are happening now in Southern California,” University of Washington ...

Because the Department of Transportation deemed it safe, explains Kent Kaplan, a liaison officer from the Washington Military Department, which has emergency management as one of its missions. That crevice is moving slowly — at 1.4 feet a week. No rocks have fallen onto the highway. And in case ...
On Saturday, 22 March 2014, a devastating landslide roared across the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River, near Oso, Washington. The landslide killed 43 people as it plowed through the Steelhead Haven neighborhood. When it stopped, after crossing the river, the neighborhood, and State Route 530, ...
An American flag found in the debris hangs at half-staff on a single standing tree, with the slide site in the background, at the west site of the mudslide on Highway 530, near Oso, Wash., on April 1, ... For nearly three and a half years, the damaged Sitka spruce has stood guard at the site of the Oso mudslide.
OSO, WA — Snohomish County detectives are looking for help from residents of Arizona and California to find a gun allegedly used to murder an Oso ... Police believe the Reeds' parents, Clyde Reed, 81, and Faye Reed, 77, helped the brothers escape Washington state by providing them with a vehicle.
After a “particularly wet winter” this year, the state is busy investigating slides across Washington, Smillie said. Geologists have investigated 100 slides in just the last month in the northeast corner of the state. The slide near Oso is on privately owned land. DNR has access to the hillside road where cracks ...
Washington's Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is following through with a key safety recommendation that arose in the aftermath of the Oso landslide, as it starts to post intricate topographical maps online. The state generates the maps through an aerial scanning technique called lidar. By showing ...
MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, WA - Red Onion Burgers in Mountlake Terrace raised a whopping $13,500 for the family of slain Pierce County deputy ... Every Tuesday night, the restaurant hosts a Dining $4 event, and has raised money for everything from the Oso landslide to Eastern Washington forest fires.
James Gleeson, a transportation technician 3 with the Washington State Department of Transportation, hikes with equipment over his shoulder to place into position while measuring landslide movement using a LiDAR on Rattlesnake Ridge south of Union Gap, Wash., Friday, Jan. 26, 2018.
UNION GAP, Wash. — A slow-moving landslide in a fertile farming region in Washington state has forced evacuations as officials prepare for what they say is inevitable — the collapse of a ridge that sits ... Looming over all this are memories of a massive March 22, 2014, landslide in the community of Oso.
In the wake of the Oso landslide and the current situation unfolding at Rattlesnake Ridge, Washington state public lands commissioner Hilary Franz is asking the Legislature for more time to review proposals from timber companies to log potentially unstable slopes. The Department of Natural Resources ...
“This is a blunt instrument, but it's tested and it has worked on slides before,” said University of Washington geomorphologist David Montgomery, who has ... The 2014 Oso landslide in Snohomish County, which killed 43 people and buried an entire community, stunned geologists with its reach, speed and ...

KING 5 reporter Glenn Farley says that unlike many other landslides in Washington state history, the impending Rattlesnake Ridge landslide isn't being brought on by rain or groundwater. “It seems to be more gravity with a little water mixed in,” Farley said on KING 5's The Sound Podcast. “How much water ...
“This is a blunt instrument, but it's tested and it has worked on slides before,” said University of Washington geomorphologist David Montgomery, who has ... The 2014 Oso landslide in Snohomish County, which killed 43 people and buried an entire community, stunned geologists with its reach, speed and ...
That makes Rattlesnake Ridge a sharp contrast to the recent mudslides in California, which were caused by rain and erosion on lands loosened by fires — at least 21 people dead, with many more still missing — or the devastating Oso landslide in northern Washington State nearly four years ago, which ...
Officials have issued evacuation orders in preparation for the inevitable collapse of a ridge in a fertile farming region in Washington State. The slow-moving landslide ... Looming over all this are memories of a massive March 22, 2014, landslide in the community of Oso. That slide killed 43 people and ...
16, 2018 5:04 p.m. | Union Gap, Wash. ... 8, 2018, photo shows homes after people evacuated, near the slow-moving Rattlesnake Ridge landslide in Union Gap, Washington. The landslide in the fertile ... Looming over all this are memories of a massive March 22, 2014, landslide in the community of Oso.
UNION GAP, Wash. — A major landslide feared at Rattlesnake Ridge near Yakima is a “different beast” than most landslides we see in Washington, according to ... “This is really different from the tragedy we saw in Oso and the kind that are happening now in Southern California,” University of Washington ...
Yakima, Wa. – A slow moving landslide in Yakima County, Washington has prompted the evacuation of several dozen people. Horace Ward with the Yakima Valley Office of Emergency Management says the ... He also says this slide is different than the deadly slide in Oso, Washington several years ago.
Because the Department of Transportation deemed it safe, explains Kent Kaplan, a liaison officer from the Washington Military Department, which has emergency management as one of its missions. That crevice is moving slowly — at 1.4 feet a week. No rocks have fallen onto the highway. And in case ...
Residents told The Seattle Times they were haunted by what happened in Oso, Wash., in 2014, where 43 people were killed and dozens of homes were destroyed. Brian White, one of the state Department of Transportation administrators told reporter Erik Lacitis: "Everyone thinks about it." Geologists ...
In the 2014 mudslide in Oso, at least 10 million cubic yards of earth cascaded down across the Stillaguamish's north fork, burying the Steelhead Haven ... slow on a fairly gentle slope and geologists don't expect it to be a fast-moving event like some of the landslides we've seen in Washington,” Ward said.
UNION GAP, WA - With the uncertainty of when the Rattlesnake Ridge landslide could happen, the Washington State Department of Transportation is .... Inslee says that due to the geological makeup of the ridge, the slide that's happening is very different from the fatal Oso landslide that happened in 2014.
On Saturday, 22 March 2014, a devastating landslide roared across the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River, near Oso, Washington. The landslide killed 43 people as it plowed through the Steelhead Haven neighborhood. When it stopped, after crossing the river, the neighborhood, and State Route 530, ...
OSO, WA — Snohomish County detectives are looking for help from residents of Arizona and California to find a gun allegedly used to murder an Oso ... Police believe the Reeds' parents, Clyde Reed, 81, and Faye Reed, 77, helped the brothers escape Washington state by providing them with a vehicle.
After a “particularly wet winter” this year, the state is busy investigating slides across Washington, Smillie said. Geologists have investigated 100 slides in just the last month in the northeast corner of the state. The slide near Oso is on privately owned land. DNR has access to the hillside road where cracks ...
Washington's Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is following through with a key safety recommendation that arose in the aftermath of the Oso landslide, as it starts to post intricate topographical maps online. The state generates the maps through an aerial scanning technique called lidar. By showing ...
Washington's search and rescue team will soon be able to respond quickly to local disasters, previously stalled by red tape. ... "It didn't delay the response for Oso it just created an extra layer of bureaucracy,” said Scott Heinze, Deputy Director of Pierce County Emergency Management. "It's nice to know ...
More than three years after the slide, the cause of the Oso landslide remains unknown. An expert council prepared a Climate Risk Assessment for DNR that was released earlier this month. One of the key findings was more frequent periods of heavy rainfall during Washington's rainy seasons. This is ...
But Washington state leaders are confident that the Rattlesnake Ridge landslide is very different from the deadly Oso landslide that took 43 lives nearly three years ago. Geologists explained to KIRO 7 that Oso was mud while Rattlesnake Ridge is consolidated rock on the move. Water does not appear to be ...
The Oso mudslide 2014 killed 43 people and ravaged that Snohomish County community. It was the result of a massive mud flow from a bluff ...
Bronson, The Herald's chief photographer, was among staff members who traveled to Oso to report on a gathering of friends, neighbors and family members of the 43 victims. The Associated Press awarded Bronson and The Daily Herald the 2017 Cowles Cup in its photo competition for Washington and ...
On Saturday, 22 March 2014, a devastating landslide roared across the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River, near Oso, Washington.
Shoreline High School students will wear plaid on Thursday in honor of a teen who was struck by a semi-truck near the school. Students posted ...
Massive tree that withstood deadly Oso mudslide comes down ... at the west site of the mudslide on Highway 530, near Oso, Wash., on April 1, ...
SPOKANE, Wash. -- Washington state transportation officials are preparing a pay-per-mile driving pilot program. The Road Usage Charge or ...
Close to 99 percent will be covered in Vancouver, Wash., and ... It is only a partial eclipse in Washington state, and you should never look ...
The marijuana industry is getting a bit of a makeover. In just a few days a law goes into effect that changes the way businesses can advertise.
Thousands of people across Western Washington insured under Regence BlueShield have begun receiving letters in the mail that individual ...
An image of a check issued by the state of Washington, which was ... for failing to preserve emails related to the deadly 2014 Oso landslide.
OSO, WA — Snohomish County detectives are looking for help from ... the brothers escape Washington state by providing them with a vehicle.
OSO, Wash. (AP) — Part of a Washington state highway that closed Friday because of a slow-moving landslide has reopened after days of ...
OSO, Wash. — Washington Department of Transportation officials announced SR 530 will remain closed until Thursday while they continue to ...
Geologists say a landslide has caused this slope near Oso to drop 4 feet since Tuesday. (Washington State Department of Natural Resources).
This image, created through a laser scanning technique called lidar, shows the area of the Oso landslide with all the vegetation stripped away.


 

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