Have a news item you would like featured? Fill out the request here (UW NetID Restricted).
Some Residents Below Slow-moving Landslide Near Yakima Won't Evacuate As Crack Widens, Officials Say | The Seattle Times
They're staying put. That's the challenge the Yakima Valley Office of Emergency Management is facing while trying to persuade people who live below Rattlesnake Ridge -- where a 250-foot-deep crack in the hillside has continued to grow -- to evacuate. Steve Malone, professor emeritus of Earth and space sciences at the UW, is quoted.
Source: Full Story