Snohomish County

Search and rescue teams continue to work on March 27, 2014 in Oso, Wash. (credit: Ted S. Warren-Pool/Getty Images)

Gov. Inslee: ‘This Could End Up Being The Largest Mass Loss Of Washingtonians’

Weary rescuers in hip waders pressed through rain and their own exhaustion Thursday, searching for more bodies and perhaps a miracle atop the pile of filth and debris that laid waste to a Washington town and killed at least 26 people.

03/28/2014

(Photo by Washington State Patrol via Getty Images)

Weary Mudslide Rescuers Battle Rain, Exhaustion

The main goal now is to find more bodies and winnow the list of the 90 people who are still missing in the mudslide that buried the community of Oso on Saturday.

CBS Seattle–03/27/2014

Crews work on Washington State Route 530 to clear debris from a mudslide on March 25, 2014 in Oso, Wash. (credit: Ted S. Warren-Pool/Getty Images)

Official: Number Of Mudslide Fatalities Will ‘Increase Substantially’ Within Next 2 Days

Washington state authorities say the number of mudslide fatalities will go up substantially within the next two days.

03/27/2014

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, WASHINGTON - MARCH 23: In this handout from Washington State Dept of Transportation, an aerial view of the hill that originated the mudslide March 23, 2014 between Darrington and Arlington, Washington. Eight people have been confirmed dead and at least 18 others are still missing after a massive mudslide leveled homes and blocked a river and a road. (Photo by Washington State Dept of Transportation via Getty Images)

Seismic Readings Show 2 Landslides At Oso

Seismometers showed no earthquake triggered Saturday’s landslide at Oso, but seismic signals show there were two major slides during the event, about four minutes apart.

03/27/2014

Crews work on Washington State Route 530 to clear debris from a mudslide on March 25, 2014 in Oso, Wash. (credit: Ted S. Warren-Pool/Getty Images)

Authorities Acknowledge Some Bodies Might Never Be Recovered From Mudslide

As firefighter Jeff McClelland uncovered a body on the moon-like surface that blankets what used to be the community of Oso, he soon realized that the search party had a close connection to the victim: The dead man’s son and brother were among the volunteers scouring the debris field.

03/27/2014

In this handout from Washington State Department of Transportation, an aerial view of a breach where water from the Stillaguamish River begins to move through the dam created March 23, 2014 between Darrington and Arlington, Wash. (credit: Washington State Dept of Transportation via Getty Images)

Death Toll From Mudslide Expected To Increase As Crews Continue To Search

First there was a “whoosh.” Elaine Young said she thought it might be a chimney fire, a rush of air that lasted about 45 seconds. But when she stepped outside there was ominous silence. Something felt very, very wrong.

03/25/2014

(Photo by Washington State Patrol via Getty Images)

18, 108, 176? How Many Are Really Missing From Landslide?

The changing figure has added to the confusion of a rescue and recovery operation that has involved aircraft, heavy equipment, trained search crews, and desperate friends and family using chain saws and their bare hands to pick through the debris.

CBS Seattle–03/25/2014

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, WASHINGTON - MARCH 23: In this handout from Washington State Dept of Transportation, an aerial view of the hill that originated the mudslide March 23, 2014 between Darrington and Arlington, Washington. Eight people have been confirmed dead and at least 18 others are still missing after a massive mudslide leveled homes and blocked a river and a road. (Photo by Washington State Dept of Transportation via Getty Images)

Landslide Resources And Helping Victims

A list of resources for victims of the slide and information if you want to help out.

CBS Seattle–03/24/2014

POOL PHOTO A house is seen destroyed in the mud on Highway 530 next to mile marker 37 on Sunday, March 23, 2014 the day after a giant landslide occurred near mile marker 37 near Oso, Washington. At least six homes have been washed away, with three people reported dead so far and at least eighteen missing. The nearby Stillaguamish River has been dammed up by 15-20 feet of debris as a result, creating more flooding concerns, as reported by KING 5 via the state hydrologist. OUTS: SEATTLE OUT, USA TODAY OUT, MAGAZINES OUT, SALES OUT. MANDATORY CREDIT TO: LINDSEY WASSON / THE SEATTLE TIMES.

Scenes From The Deadly Mudslide

Images of just some of the devastation in Snohomish County.

03/24/2014

Governor Jay Inslee talks privately with two residents personally affected by the mudslide (Getty Images)

Voices Crying For Help Stop In Mudslide

Voices of people crying for help in the wreckage of a deadly Washington state mudslide have stopped, and hopes of finding any more survivors waned as searchers pulled more bodies from the tangled debris field and crews worked through the night into Monday.

CBS Seattle–03/24/2014

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