OKLAHOMA CITY â€“ Governor Mary Fallin today extended and expanded a burn ban to include 52 counties because of extreme and extraordinary fire danger. Conditions have continued to deteriorate since Fallin issued the first burn ban Jan. 30. The governor’s burn ban supersedes any county burn bans, and will remain in place until midnight March
Elk City-native Joel Taylor, the star of Discovery Channel’s “Storm Chasers” died at the age of 38 Tuesday, this according to his friends on social media. The cause of death is not known at this time. Taylor studied meteorology at the University of Oklahoma before joining the show in 2008.