Effective February 15th, 2018 by order of Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin, ALL outdoor burning, combustible materials and ignition sources are banned in McClain County Oklahoma. This Burn Ban will expire March 2nd, 2018. Extreme fire conditions exist in McClain County due to extraordinary drought. All conditions and exemptions are outlined by Oklahoma Forestry Services, a
FREE Amateur Radio License Classes
Newcastle Emergency Management will be hosting FREE Amateur Radio License Classes at the Newcastle Library. The training is provided by the South Canadian Amateur Radio Society (SCARS) and will provide training to help you earn your Technician (entry level) FCC Amateur Radio License. Amateur Radio is critical to emergency management and other agencies during a
From February through April significant fire potential is expected to increase to above normal across portions of Oklahoma. A warmer and drier than average pattern in the Southern Plains produced an expansion and intensification of drought conditions. For Oklahoma the drought is expected to deep...