Burn ban permits suspended

No burning today Nov. 27

Bryce Romine, Osage County Emergency Management Director announced that all burn permits are suspended for today, Nov. 24, 2017. This is a no burn day. No outside burning allowed.

Very high fire danger today. The Rangeland Fire Danger Index will be in the very high category.

Very high fire danger means, fire control will be very difficult and require extended effort. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Burn ban permits suspended

No burning today Nov. 24

Bryce Romine, Osage County Emergency Management Director announced that all burn permits are suspended for today, Nov. 24, 2017. This is a no burn day. No outside burning allowed.

Very high fire danger today. The Rangeland Fire Danger Index will be in the very high category.

Very high fire danger means, fire control will be very difficult and require extended effort. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Ardis Jeanette Johnson Williams

May 17, 1936 – Nov. 11, 2017

WAGONER, Okla. — Ardis Jeanette Johnson Williams, formerly of the Miller community, died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at her home at Wagoner, Okla. She was 81.

She was born May 17, 1936, at Osage City, the daughter of Edward Olaf and Nancy Fern Austin Johnson.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church.

Burn ban expired

Fire danger to remain high

Bryce Romine, Osage County Emergency Management Director is letting the burn ban issued yesterday Nov. 21, 2017 to expire at 8 a.m. this morning Nov. 22. The fire danger will be high today and expect it to remain high to very high for the next few days.

During a discussion with the National Weather Service yesterday, they predict that we will continue to have dry conditions for the next couple of weeks.

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Burn ban permits suspended

No burning today Nov. 21

Bryce Romine, Osage County Emergency Management Director announced that all burn permits are suspended for today, Nov. 21, 2017. This is a no burn day. No outside burning allowed.

Very high fire danger today. The Rangeland Fire Danger Index will be in the very high category.

Very high fire danger means, fire control will be very difficult and require extended effort. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Barbara Jean Britschge

June 30, 1956 – Nov. 16, 2017

TOPEKA — Barbara Jean Britschge, Burlingame, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at a Topeka hospital. She was 61.

She was born June 30, 1956, at Emporia, the daughter of Melvin P. and Helen V. Kraus Britschge.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and five brothers, Ronald, Russell, Gary, Dean and Clifford Britschge.

Burn permits suspended today Nov. 20, 2017

No outside burning

Bryce Romine, Osage County Emergency Management Director announced that all burn permits are suspended for today, Nov. 20, 2017. This is a no burn day. No outside burning allowed.

Very high fire danger today. The Rangeland Fire Danger Index will be in the very high category.

Very high fire danger means, fire control will be very difficult and require extended effort. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Todays forecast – Sunny, with a high near 64, breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

Vernon L. Weimer

July 6, 1933 – Nov. 16, 2017

TOPEKA — Vernon L. Weimer died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at Stormont-Vail Hospital, Topeka. He was 84.

He was born July 6, 1933, at Olivet, the son of Louis and Dorothy Taylor Weimer. He spent his life in the Olivet, Melvern and Carbondale communities.

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