RhodesRestaurant
Rhodes River Ranch Restaurant, located behind the Oso Community Chapel and the Oso fire hall, is taking donations long-term for her town. (KIRO Radio/Tim Haeck)

Oso, Darrington thinking about long-term donations

The people of Oso are thinking long-term as they collect donations for landslide victims.

You might have heard that the area doesn't need any more donations of supplies and clothing right now.

At the Oso Community Chapel, at the fire hall and at the Rhodes River Ranch Restaurant volunteers are collecting donations for the difficult weeks ahead.

"We don't want to turn any donations away. We don't know what the scope of everyone's needs are," said Restaurant GM Bonnie Rose.

She said they'll catalog the donations so they're ready for distribution when they're needed. She knows the recovery and the need will continue for a long time.

Rose is also planning a fundraiser Saturday, April 5 in Oso, with live music.


Tim Haeck, KIRO Radio Reporter
Tim Haeck is a news reporter with KIRO Radio. While Tim is one of our go-to, no-nonsense reporters, he also has a sensationally dry sense of humor and it will surprise some to learn he is a weekend warrior.
Top Stories

  • Broken Record
    Kansas City fans reclaim the world noise record from Seattle

  • Another Way Across
    A group is pushing for a third route across Lake Washington for light rail

  • 9-Month Closure
    Businesses on the Seattle waterfront hope to survive a long upcoming closure
ATTENTION COMMENTERS: We've changed our comments, but want to keep you in the conversation.
Please login below with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Disqus account. Existing MyNorthwest account holders will need to create a new Disqus account or use one of the social logins provided below. Thank you.
comments powered by Disqus
Sign up for breaking news e-mail alerts from MyNorthwest.com
In the community
Do you know an exceptional citizen who has impacted and inspired others?
KIRO Radio and WSECU would like to recognize six oustanding citizens this year. Nominate them to be recognized and to receive a $2,000 charitable grant.