More than 3,000 evacuees remain at shelters as rains continue over Costa Rica
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More than 3,000 evacuees remain at shelters as rains continue over Costa Rica

L. Arias - November 29, 2016

As rains continue in the aftermath of Hurricane Otto’s passage over Costa Rica, the official death toll stands at 10 people at the time of this writing on Monday…

Health officials fight to avoid outbreaks of waterborne diseases
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Costa Rica
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Health officials fight to avoid outbreaks of waterborne diseases

L. Arias - November 29, 2016

See also: Here's how you can donate to Hurricane Otto relief in Costa Rica Health Ministry staff arrived Monday at various communities in the Northern Zone to…

Hurricane Otto: Two myths swept aside in a single night
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Hurricane Otto: Two myths swept aside in a single night

Alvaro Murillo - November 28, 2016

In 2005 while I was doing a practicum at a newspaper in Spain, I overheard a designer pass off as fact a story about Costa Rica; I…

A small town unites to help Hurricane Otto victims – the Costa Rican way
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A small town unites to help Hurricane Otto victims – the Costa Rican way

Harriet Smith - November 28, 2016

BIJAGUA, Alajuela – As most people know by now, Hurricane Otto caused a path of devastation across northern Costa Rica late last week. One of the hardest…

Arcadio’s World: No time to laugh
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Arcadio's World
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Arcadio’s World: No time to laugh

By Arcadio - November 26, 2016

How to help pets and other animals displaced by Hurricane Otto
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Hurricane Otto
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How to help pets and other animals displaced by Hurricane Otto

L. Arias - November 25, 2016

See also: How to donate to Hurricane Otto relief in Costa Rica Farm animals and pets were also among the victims of Hurricane Otto's passage through Costa…

Here’s how you can donate to Hurricane Otto relief in Costa Rica
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Here’s how you can donate to Hurricane Otto relief in Costa Rica

Michael Krumholtz - November 25, 2016

Hurricane Otto left Costa Rica Friday with significant damage, particularly in parts of the Northern Zone, where 10 deaths and a number of disappearances have been reported as…

Deaths, disappearances in northern Costa Rica in aftermath of Hurricane Otto
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Costa Rica
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Deaths, disappearances in northern Costa Rica in aftermath of Hurricane Otto

Tico Times Staff - November 25, 2016

The death toll from Hurricane Otto in Costa Rica has increased from four to nine, President Luis Guillermo Solís announced Friday. Five people died in the Alajuela canton…

Images of Hurricane Otto’s Thursday impact
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Images of Hurricane Otto’s Thursday impact

Tico Times Staff and AFP - November 25, 2016

Hurricane Otto made landfall in Costa Rica at approximately 3:30 pm Wednesday; the eye of the hurricane is moving into the Pacific as of this writing on Thursday…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
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Artists
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - November 25, 2016

While the full impact of Hurricane Otto is still less than certain at the time of this writing, and government offices and many other institutions plan to…

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