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The latest from news outlets and blogs around the Northwest and beyond, chosen by Crosscut editors.

Helicopter rescue team describes saving 8 at Oso

They faced overwhelming sights as they returned again and again to the catastrophic mudslide.

HERALD (EVERETT)

Death toll at Oso raised to 27

Authorities say that 22 people are still missing.

MY NORTHWEST

30,000 living in hazard zones

Hazard maps of show almost all of Snohomish County's coastline and mountain valleys are in landslide danger zones. An estimated 30,000 people are living in those danger zones, according to a 2010 study commissioned by the county.

HERALD (EVERETT)

Mudslide death toll rises to 4

The Snohomish County Fire Chief reported Sunday that search and rescue teams had found another body. There are still 17 missing people after the Saturday landslide. 

KOMO-TV

Flash flood threatens in wake of fatal landslide on Snohomish

At least 3 are dead in a landslide at Oso and 8 others are injured. 

HERALD (EVERETT)

Snohomish Co. mudslide carries at least one house into highway

A mudslide near Oso, Wash., is currently blocking Snohomish County's Highway 530 and may have wiped out up to 15 houses.

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