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Family gets first look at home destroyed by Yale Road Fire

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SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. -

It's the longest walk of Jodi James' life. The walk to see if her home could withstand the Yale Road Fire.

"I never thought it was going to come from there to here that fast," her husband said.

Despite that, the family took pictures of their home while it was still standing, just in case.

"It's just so devastating," James said. "Everything we owned is just gone...wow."

The family is taking their first look at what used to be their home.

Her daughter Haley is digging through the rubble for treasures.  All that's left of what used to be. A stone heart from her parents' wedding day.Pieces of a pottery plate her mom made for her. You can still make out her name. But in the end they say--the family only lost things. They still have what really matters.

"I'm just glad everyone is safe," her daughter Hayley said.

The family says they had insurance. They haven't decided if they will rebuild their home or move and build a new home.

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