"The frustration is not just with my family, it's every family," said Summer's brother, Dayn Brunner, 43. "The amount of
Last Friday morning I found myself frantically running out of the house to get to Marysville-Pilchuck High School. I arrived to find a chaotic, scary, and tragic scene. Another school shooting had happened in the U.S., and it was the second in Washington state this year.
WASHINGTON, April 21 (Reuters) - The White House said President Barack Obama is due to meet with the families of victims
Two years ago, wanting to be near her grandkids, Robin Youngblood moves from her home in Maui back to Washington state and
OSO, Wash., April 13 (Reuters) - Watching the now murky river from his kitchen window, Bill Best speaks in low tones of neighbors
The 300-acre landslide in Oso, Washington, which killed at least 30 people and destroyed the local community on March 22, 2014, reveals a consequence of a relatively unregulated and unseen industry: logging.
April 8 (Reuters) - The death toll in a mudslide that devastated a rural Washington state community last month rose to 35
"This is an opportunity to begin the healing process," Duncan said. "She was a sweet, mellow, gentle woman," said Peter Selvig
CORRECTION: A previous version of this article stated that Boomer survived the mudslide. He actually wandered to the area
By not discussing clear cutting and global warming, a deadly mudslide becomes a natural tragedy that we are supposed to mourn, without critical thinking.
Why should it take a disaster to make this confluence of values so evident -- for me, for any of us? Why, since we share so much at a deep and personal level, is it so hard to share much of anything at a political level?
Two search and rescue dogs meet as they investigate a section of tree roots. Rescue dog Tryon, muddied from the day's work
Kody Wesson, and others who had witnessed the mudslide moments earlier, entered the wreckage and rescued the baby, who turned
By Jonathan Kaminsky NO SIGNS OF LIFE The torrent of mud released by the slide roared over both stream banks and across state
DARRINGTON, Wash., March 30 (Reuters) - Days after a Washington state mudslide left dozens dead and missing, Dan Rankin stood
No one has been pulled alive from the rubble since the day the landslide hit, when at least eight people were injured but
Mudslides often have many contributing factors. Just check out this recent New York Times video (above). It points out that
Saturday mornings at 11 a.m. aren't meant for massive mudslides. Saturdays are so often meant for sleeping in with a late
Rescuers worked as a team to pull the chocolate Labrador retriever from the rubble and carry him to safety. Though a bit
Her daughter, Natasha Huestis, told NBC News that searchers are still looking for her 4-month-old baby girl, Sanoah, who'd