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OCEM continues burn ban through Tuesday

Update: Osage County Emergency Management has issued a burn ban today, March 12, 2024, due to increased wind speeds and low relative humidity values. The ban is in place until 8 a.m. tomorrow, March 13. During a burn ban, no outside burning is allowed and all county burn permits are suspended. National Weather Service at Topeka forecasts a high temperature near 76 today, with south wind 10 to 15 mph and gusts as high as 25 mph.


Osage County Emergency Management has issued a burn ban today, March 11, 2024, for the entire county as the National Weather Service predicts warm, sunny and breezy weather for much of northeast and northcentral Kansas.

Osage County’s burn ban is in place until 8 a.m. tomorrow, March 12. During the burn ban, no outside burning is allowed and all county burn permits are suspended.

For more information about the burn ban, contact Osage County Emergency Management at 785-828-3323 or the Osage County Sheriff’s Office at 785-828-3121.

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