"The Latest: Oklahoma Governor Declares State of Emergency"

"Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin has declared state of emergency in 10 new counties to aid local jurisdictions affected by wildfires.

Fallin on Wednesday amended an executive order from March declaring a state of emergency in Woods County. The 10 new counties covered by the order are Alfalfa, Blaine, Creek, Dewey, Garfield, Grant, Harper, Logan, Major and Woodward. ...

Kansas authorities say wildfires in several Kansas counties have been largely contained."

The Associated Press had the story April 6, 2016.


"Wildfire Burns Almost 56K Acres In NW Oklahoma; Still Out Of Control" (News9 Oklahoma City)

"Fire on California-Arizona Border Leads RV Parks To Evacuate" (AP)

Source: AP, 04/07/2016