THE HART ROAD FIRE IS NOW DIVIDED INTO 2 FIRES.
ONCE THE WILDFIRE JUMPED THE RIVER, THAT ONE BECAME
THE CAYUSE FIRE.
COMBINED, THEY ARE BURNING ABOUT 14-THOUSAND ACRES.
AND THAT'S WHERE KXLY4'S DREW REEVES SPENT THE DAY.
HE WAS IN WELLPINIT TONIGHT...
HE HAS CONTINUING COVERAGE.
WHERE THE COMMUNITY IS COMING TOGETHER TO ACCEPT DONATIONS
FOR FAMILIES IN NEED.
WALK INTO WELLPINIT HIGH SCHOOL.
AND YOU MAY THINK STUDENTS ARE GETTING READY FOR A
BUT HAT'S NOT WHAT'S HAPPENING AT ALL.
THIS ALL CAME ABOUT THANKS TO FACEBOOK.
:01 - :08
Posted some things on social media.
and things started to come in.
AND THINGS APPEARED TO BE COMING IN WITH NO RHYME
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We do have a little bit of everything.
EVERYTHING FROM CORN.
I was thinking a few things when we put it out there
yeah it is pretty amazing laughs.
THESE ITEMS REPRESENT A COMMUNITY COMING TOGETHER
TO HELP WHEN IT'S MEMBERS NEED IT MOST.
:29 - :35
There is enough items here for a small village.
but 24 hours ago this didn't even exist.
IN JUST 24 HOURS.
WELLPINIT COLLECTED ALL THESE ITEMS FOR THEIR FRIENDS
AND FAMILY WHO LOST EVERYTHING IN THE CAYUSE MOUNTAIN
EVERYDAY ESSENTIALS LIKE SHOES.
:04 - :09
The reservation family is a family.
and so you're going to help your family.
AND WHEN JOLI AGREED TO HELP GET ALL THESE ITEMS PREPARED
FOR THOSE FAMILIES.
IT DIDN'T TAKE MUCH CONVINCING.
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I don't really know what else I would be doing.
I mean I could sitting at my house and chasing around
or I could be here.
And this is where I need to be, cause you know, this
is my family.
DREW REEVES, KXLY 4 NEWS.