Panhandle Remains in Burn Ban
KSCB News - September 28, 2012 5:49 am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Gov. Mary Fallin has removed another 22
counties from state-issued burn bans.
The governor’s office said Thursday that 33 counties were still
under state burn bans and three remained under county burn bans.
Fallin says the long-term forecast shows continued drought
conditions but that the wildfire risk has lessened because of
Counties to remain under the state burn bans are: Beaver,
Beckham, Carter, Cimarron, Comanche, Cotton, Ellis, Garfield,
Garvin, Greer, Harmon, Harper, Haskell, Jackson, Jefferson, Kay,
Kiowa, Latimer, Le Flore, Love, McCurtain, Murray, Noble, Osage,
Pawnee, Payne, Pontotoc, Stephens, Texas, Tillman, Washita, Woods
and Woodward. County Commissioner bans are in effect for Creek,
McClain and Pittsburg counties.