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No mold, no wheels, no joke: Couple gets keys to new house after trailer damaged in Dry Creek flood

June 1st, 2013 12:47 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

No mold, no wheels, no joke: Couple gets keys to new house after trailer damaged in Dry Creek flood

Katie and Tim Smith celebrate the completion of their new home in the Dry Creek community. Press photo by Ron Campbell

When Tim and Katie Smith found out they were getting a new house free of charge to replace his mold-infested Dry Creek trailer, they thought it was a joke.


And until they saw the foundation being poured, they still weren’t completely convinced it would really happen.


On Friday, the couple officially received the keys to the brand new two-bedroom home. Their mobile home was damaged in the August 2012 flood and had mold growing in it. Katie Smith said the mold was not good for a lung disorder she has.

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