Stories tagged: Oso mudslide
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 2:05 p.m.
Slow-moving landslide near site of 2014 slide shuts road
Authorities in Washington state say a road has been closed and some evacuations were recommended near a slow-moving landslide close to the site of a massive deadly slide northeast of …
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016, 10:02 p.m.
AG lets go of lawyer who OK’d email deletion by Oso experts
A longtime employee of the Washington Attorney General’s Office has been let go after it came to light that he knew the state’s expert witnesses in litigation over the deadly …
Tue., Nov. 3, 2015, 8:37 a.m.
Timber company faces litigation for Oso mudslide
A King County judge has ruled that a timber company that says its logging had nothing to do with the deadly landslide in Oso in 2014 will have to convince …
Wed., May 14, 2014
Washington timber board seeks advice on moratorium
OLYMPIA – The agency that manages state forest lands will ask if it’s legal to declare a moratorium on timber harvests near landslide areas in an effort to prevent tragedies …
Tue., May 13, 2014
Washington state board meets on landslide threat
OLYMPIA – Washington needs to identify all potential landslide areas in the state quickly and ban logging near them until it can come up with better rules to avoid fatal …
Wed., April 9, 2014
Obama will visit Oso mudslide area
OLYMPIA – President Obama will make a stop in Washington later this month to visit parts of Snohomish County devastated by the March 22 mudslide. Obama will visit on April …
Sun., March 30, 2014, 6:27 p.m.
Official death toll from Oso slide now at 21
Officials say the death toll from the Oso mudslide has reached 21.