Six months later: Some Oregon wildfire survivors still in hotels
Story by Christine Pitawanich - Story Source
|Oregon Wildfires||Displaced Victims after wildfire|
At the Ashley Inn and Suites in Lincoln City, a couple who used to live in Detroit is still displaced, staying at the hotel unsure what the future holds. Their RV and most all of their belongings burned in the fire that swept the Santiam Canyon in September.
Charles and Linda Beck, along with their dog Brandy, have hopped from a friend's home, to a motel in Salem, and are now in Lincoln City.
"I mean it's nice. I appreciate it. I appreciate the help they've given us," said Charles. "But this is not our home. I haven't had my wife's home cooking for six months."
He and Linda have been married for almost 37 years. Read full story