Oklahoma Gov. Brad Henry declares state of emergency in 31 counties
The governor today declared a state of emergency for 31 counties where wildfires and severe weather caused widespread damage.Under his executive order, state agencies may make emergency purchases and acquisitions needed to speed up the delivery of resources to local jurisdictions. The declaration also marks a first step toward seeking federal assistance should it be necessary.
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Apr 10Residents survey the damage from Thursday's fires.
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Apr 10Governor Henry has declared a state of emergency.
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