Osage County Newswire

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  1. Storms fire up in Green CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... , Oklahoma. FOX 23 Chief Meteorologist James Aydelott says that a little bit of circulation in extreme northern Osage County was noted earlier.

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  2. State issues health advisory in Osage County due to firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Fox 23

    ... grass fires, FOX23 looked into how they can also be hard on your health. The state issued a health advisory for Osage County due in part to fires in Avant and Skiatook. A recent cold front caused conditions in the atmosphere that kept smoke from ...

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  3. Some ranchers billed for controlled burns that run wildRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Fox 23

    ... that firefighters respond to begin as controlled burns that quickly grow out of control. A FOX23 crew was in Osage County Wednesday when one controlled burn got away and burned tens of thousands of acres. Ranchers across Green Country get their land ...

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  4. Health advisory issued in central Oklahoma as smoke fills...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | NewsOK.com

    Skies are hazy with smoke across central Oklahoma and north to Osage County Friday morning.

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  5. 'Ghost fire' can't be found; smoke being smelled all overRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Examiner.com

    ... the source of the smoke was still unknown. Oklahoma residents are being told it could be a fire in Avant, in Osage County. Avant is about 30 miles north of Tulsa. Tulsa is about two hours northeast of Oklahoma City. That explanation is not making ...

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  6. Massive fire burning hundreds of acres in Oklahoma townRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    A grass fire north of Tulsa could be to blame for the smokey haze residents are seeing across the metro. The fire is now at 100 acres and is burning near Avant, a small town in Osage County, just northwest of Tulsa.

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  7. Osage County Grass Fire Brings Smell Of Smoke, Haze To Other CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Fire crews are still working to put out a grass fire in Osage County. The flames have already burned more than 100 acres near Avant and Skiatook.

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  8. Crews Work To Control Osage County Grass FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Fire crews are still working to put out a grass fire in Osage County. The flames already burned more than 100 acres near Avant and Skiatook.

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  9. Wind Farm Controversy In PawhuskaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... of Lenexa, Kansas," said company representative Aaron Weigel, giving an overview for a proposed wind farm in Osage county. Listening intently in the audience, several people holding eagle feathers, concerned about what the wind farms will do to an ...

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  10. Zoning Board Holds Meeting For Osage County Wind Farm ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... threat to wildlife in the area. A public hearing is being held at 6 p.m. Thursday in the AG building at the Osage County fairgrounds. Oklahoma's Own Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing ...

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  11. Grass fires plague Osage CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Fox 23

    A large fire burning between Hominy and Fairview in Osage County is providing a challenge for firefighters.

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  12. Great directing, cast and cinematography star in "August: Osage County"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Abigail Breslin and Benedict Cumberbatch (is he in everything?), the film was beautifully shot on location in Osage County, Oklahoma. The story revolves around Violet Weston (Streep) a bitter, angry woman who is hooked on prescription drugs. She ...

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  13. Fallin extends $5M Oklahoma film rebate programRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Fox 23

    ... with Canada Film Act to extend the program that was used to help lure the production of last year's "August: Osage County" to Oklahoma. Under the program, the state provides rebates to filmmakers of $1 for every $3 they spend on movie productions in ...

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  14. Fallin Signs Measure Extending Oklahoma Film Rebate ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... the Compete with Canada Film Act to extend the program that was used to help lure the production of "August: Osage County" to Oklahoma. Under the program, the state provides rebates to filmmakers of $1 for every $3 they spend on movie productions in ...

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  15. Gov. Mary Fallin signs bills to attract filmmakers and national events to OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | NewsOK.com

    ... and Senate, with some lawmakers complaining about providing incentives to producers of films such as "August: Osage County" that portray Oklahomans in a less than favorable light. That film, which starred actress Meryl Streep, was about a ...

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  16. Kansas man accused in guitar string decapitationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... south of Topeka. According to police, Shirley Johnson, who lives with Harris' father in rural Carbondale in Osage County, testified that she found the top of Gerety's skull on March 24, 2012, while she was out searching for mushrooms. She said she ...

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  17. High fire danger across Oklahoma this weekRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... of the week. Oklahoma Forestry Services said the fire danger will be high to extreme Monday west of a line from Osage County to Cotton County. The weather service is warning of high fire dangers in northeastern Oklahoma and northwestern Arkansas. ...

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  18. Backfire Gets Osage County Grass Fire Under ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... traffic on Highway 20 near Morgan's Corner Sunday evening as smoke from the wildfire blew across the road. The Osage County Sheriff's Office says the fire started around 5 p.m. by Skiatook Lake and moved toward the highway. "Wind was a major player, ...

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  19. Grass fire closes State Highway 11 in Oklahoma's Osage CountyRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | NewsOK.com

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol has shut down State Highway 11 in Osage County because smoke from a grass fire is drifting across the road and limiting visibility.

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  20. Owls take up residence in Osage County courthouseRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    KOTV reports ( http://bit.ly/1gy0gQp ) that owls can be found on the ledge over the door of the courthouse. Osage County officials say there is no confirmation of a nest at the courthouse because no one has been where the owls are, but workers will be doing repairs there next week.

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