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28th Person Killed In Oso Mudslide Identified

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EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - The death toll from the Oso mudslide remains at 30, but the Snohomish County medical examiner's office says it has positively identified one more of the victims - the 28th.
    
The office said Friday it's withholding the name until the family is notified. Two other victims remain unidentified.
    
The number of missing has varied, but the Snohomish County sheriff's office said Thursday it was trying to find 17 people.
    
Meanwhile, the recovery effort continues at Oso where a steep hillside gave way March 22 and roared across the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River burying the riverfront community in mud, trees and debris.

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