Archive: 04/24/18: Tuesday
Lenora, Okla., Ranchers Recall Wildfire Devastation
Lyn and Janet Briggs barely escaped the flames. The fire went through their Lenora, Oklahoma, property the first day devastating wildfires broke out. Lacie Lowry has their story as part of our special wildfire-relief telethon, "Healing The Heartland."
Volunteers Help Fire Victims With Destroyed Properties
When all you’ve known for decades is destroyed, some say it’s tough to find a place to start. Volunteers at a home in Vici are taking it one thing at a time, picking up what once stood on veteran and retired educator Dale Liston Jr’s property. It’s been in the family since the 40’s.
Taloga, Seiling Firefighters Recall NW Oklahoma Wildfire Fight
News 9's Amanda Taylor talks to a firefighter from Taloga and Seiling about their experiences battling the devastating northwest Oklahoma wildfires. Flint Farris and Clay Sander were both in the middle of it. Watch Amanda's interview from our "Healing The Heartland" telethon.
SkyNews 9 Gives Birdseye View Of Wildfire Damage
Flying over Dewey County, SkyNews 9 captures what's left of Oklahoma's farmlands. "These are big farms up here and they rely on good top soil so as that burns away, and the wind comes in its stripping their top soil off their ground," said News 9 pilot Jim Gardner as he takes in the charred land below.
Families Brought Together By Wildfire Devastation In NW Oklahoma
The State Department of Emergency Management is still surveying damage from the recent wildfires in northwest Oklahoma, but indications are that 100 homes have burned. News 9 anchor Amanda Taylor went to Vici, Oklahoma, to tell some of the personal stories behind the destruction.
Jazz Rout Thunder 113-96
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored 33 points to lead the Utah Jazz to a 113-96 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night. Joe Ingles scored 20 points while Rudy Gobert added 16 points and 10 rebounds. Ricky Rubio chipped in 13 points, eight assists and six boards. Utah takes a 3-1 series lead back to Oklahoma City. Game 5 is on Wednesday night. Paul George scored 32 points and Russell Westbrook added 23 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Thunder. Oklahoma C...