Beaver Co. Man Appointed to State Board of Agriculture

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OKLAHOMA CITY – In a press release Monday, Governor Mary Fallin appointed Britt Hilton to the State Board of Agriculture. Hilton, of Gate, owns and manages a cow-calf and stocker operation. He will serve the remaining term of Joe Mayer, who passed away in May. Hilton will serve on the board immediately. Final confirmation isContinue Reading

Suspect in Custody after Fatal Shooting in Woodward

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Authorities late Wednesday night said a suspect is in custody after a shooting early Wednesday morning in Woodward. Woodward Police, along with the OSBI, OBN and FBI spent the day investigating the shooting death of 22 year-old Justin Lout at 703 2nd Street. Police said the shooting took place between 3:45 a.m. and 4 a.m.Continue Reading

FEMA Approves Oklahoma’s Disaster Assistance for April Wildfires

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OKLAHOMA CITY – In a press release from her office, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin today announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved the state’s request for disaster assistance for five counties impacted by wildfires that occurred April 11-20. The approval means federal funding is available to assist municipalities, counties and rural electricContinue Reading

Wildfire Relief Information

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With wildfires in Woodward and Dewey county, relief efforts and other resources have been provided for those who have lost home, ranches and farms in the fires since Thursday. FROM THE OKLAHOMA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, FOOD AND FORESTRY OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., April 13, 2018—Three relief funds have been established through various foundations for those wishingContinue Reading

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