The Warm Springs Hotshots were called out Monday to help fight a roughly 500-acre wildfire that broke out Sunday east of the Deschutes River about 20 miles north of Madras.
While smoke can be uncomfortable, NewsChannel 21's Samantha O'Connor caught up with official who say smoke can also aid the effort of firefighters battling the blaze.
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