Volunteer Ralph Jones, left, and Tim Perciful of the Mountainview, Black Diamond Fire Department, help keep Klarissa Calviste and her daughter Kielie Braaten, left, and Brooke Odenius and her daughter Bexli dry as they observe a state-wide moment of silence to honor the victims of the Oso mud slide in front of the Darrington, Wash. Fire Department, March 29, 2014.
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Volunteer Ralph Jones, left, and Tim Perciful of the Mountainview, Black Diamond Fire Department, help keep Klarissa Calviste and her daughter Kielie Braaten, left, and Brooke Odenius and her daughter Bexli dry as they observe a state-wide moment of silence for victims of the Oso mudslide at the Darrington Fire Dept., March 29, 2014.Joshua Trujillo—seattlepi.com/AP
Volunteer Ralph Jones, left, and Tim Perciful of the Mountainview, Black Diamond Fire Department, help keep Klarissa Calviste and her daughter Kielie Braaten, left, and Brooke Odenius and her daughter Bexli dry as they observe a state-wide moment of silence to honor the victims of the Oso mud slide in front of the Darrington, Wash. Fire Department, March 29, 2014.
A search and rescue dog works the area of a massive mudslide on March 29, 2014 in Oso, Wash.
Darrington Fire District 24 volunteer firefighters, Jeff McClelland, left, Jan McClelland, center, and Eric Finzimer embrace each other, March 26, 2014, in Darrington, Wash., after saying a prayer for the victims and survivors of the massive mudslide.
Rescued horses relax at the Darrington Rodeo Grounds on March 27, 2014 in Darrington, Wash.
Rescue worker looks over the debris pile from the mudslide in Oso
The muddied waters of the dammed North Fork Stillaguamish River mix with the cleaner South Fork flow in Arlington, Wash., March 27, 2014.
Residents attend a community prayer service on March 26, 2014 in Darrington, Wash.
Diane Boyd gets a hug from Julien Loh before a community prayer service on March 26, 2014 in Darrington, Wash.
A searcher uses a small boat to look through debris from a deadly mudslide, March 25, 2014, in Oso, Wash.
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A rescue worker is lowered from a helicopter, right, near Oso, Wash, Monday, March 24, 2014.
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Oso Mudslide
A large number of volunteers turned out Monday March 24, 2014, wanting to help with the search in Oso, Washington.
Steve Skaglund walks across the rubble on the east side of Saturday's fatal mudslide near Oso, Wash., Sunday, March 23, 2014.
Aerial photo shows the massive mudslide near Arlington, Wash, March 24, 2014.
Volunteer Ralph Jones, left, and Tim Perciful of the Mountainview, Black Diamond Fire Department, help keep Klarissa Cal
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