Tag Archives: Oklahoma

Rain Helps Contain Oklahoma Wildfires

34 Complex Fire is 85 percent contained     OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Forestry Services says widespread rainfall that soaked portions of western Oklahoma has helped firefighters contain two major wildfires that have charred about 549 square miles (1,422 ...

Read More »

Deadly Wildfires Endure in Southwest U.S

Homes have been swallowed by the fires     By KEN MILLER, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Frazzled residents in a part of rural northwestern Oklahoma paralyzed by days of wind-whipped wildfires expressed fear a blaze could overrun their ...

Read More »

Two Dead in Oklahoma Wildfires

Wildfires have burned over 400,000 acres     By KEN MILLER, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Wildfires have killed two people and burned more than 400,000 acres (1,600 sq. kilometers) in western Oklahoma, and dry, windy weather already hindering ...

Read More »