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Road to Jackson slide area could reopen soon

Road to Jackson slide area could reopen soon

JACKSON, Wyo. — Officials in Jackson say residents might soon regain use of the only road to their homes in the area of a slow-moving landslide.

April 25, 2014 1:14 pmLoading…
Jackson mapping sliding hillslide

Jackson mapping sliding hillslide

JACKSON, Wyo. — Workers are drilling the first of four holes around a sliding hillside in the resort town of Jackson to help engineers map ground movement and analyze the soil.

April 24, 2014 10:08 am Photos

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Jackson ground slipping

Jackson ground slipping

This aerial image provided by Tributary Environmental shows a home damaged by a landslide Friday in Jackson, Wyo. A slow-moving landslide in Jackson sped up significantly Friday, splitting this house in two, causing a huge uplift in a road and a Walgreens parking lot, and threatening to dest…

April 18, 2014 9:21 pmLoading…
Sudden movement raises alarm in Wyoming slide area

Sudden movement raises alarm in Wyoming slide area

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A slow-moving landslide in the Wyoming resort town of Jackson sped up significantly Friday, splitting a house in two, causing a huge uplift in a road and a Walgreens parking lot, and threatening to destroy several other unoccupied homes and businesses.

April 18, 2014 10:39 am Photos

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Jackson landslide work stops as rocks stream down

Jackson landslide work stops as rocks stream down

JACKSON, Wyo. — A nearly constant stream of rocks and gravel sliding down a hillside in the resort town of Jackson has forced crews to stop working on an emergency buttress to stop a slow-moving landslide.

April 18, 2014 7:18 am Photos

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Engineers build wall to slop sliding butte

Engineers build wall to slop sliding butte

JACKSON, Wyo. — Workers in Jackson are building a massive wall officials hope will temporarily stop a landslide that is slowly moving down a hillside.

April 17, 2014 8:32 am Photos

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Road grading may have caused Wyoming hill slide

Road grading may have caused Wyoming hill slide

JACKSON, Wyo. — Road-grading projects over a number of years may have contributed to a slow-moving landslide that has displaced residents of four homes and two small apartment buildings and cut off road access to dozens of other homes, according to a consultant for the town.

April 16, 2014 6:27 am Photos

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Some Wyoming residents allowed back to slide zone

Some Wyoming residents allowed back to slide zone

JACKSON, Wyo. — Several of the 60 or so people evacuated from a slow-motion landslide area in Wyoming can return home but won't have access to emergency services or trash pickup, town officials said Monday.

April 14, 2014 4:10 pm Photos

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Evacuations eased for slipping Wyoming hill

Evacuations eased for slipping Wyoming hill

JACKSON, Wyo. — A slow-motion landslide in Wyoming was tearing one home apart inch by inch Friday and keeping about 60 evacuees from knowing when, or even if, they might be able to move back into theirs.

April 11, 2014 5:21 pm Photos

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Dozens have to leave their homes as ground slips in Jackson

Dozens have to leave their homes as ground slips in Jackson

JACKSON, Wyo. — Local officials and dozens of evacuees kept anxious watch Thursday on a slowly sliding hillside that threatened to take out several homes and businesses in this resort town.

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