Cooler than normal conditions and slow-moving rain events allowed for improvements in the region. Much of the Texas Panhandle also had a full category improvement. Abnormally dry conditions were expanded slightly in west Texas and several areas of Texas were identified as areas to watch in the next several weeks … Read More

Robert Luis Rulo, Jr., 43, of Claremore, Okla., was arrested Saturday in Rogers County on a felony warrant for 2 counts of larceny of livestock in a case involving 6 calves stolen from a neighboring rancher.

The heaviest rains in Texas fell outside the drought and abnormally dry areas, although 1-3 inches was reported at stations in and near the Panhandle drought and abnormally dry areas.

A reporter from New York followed TSCRA Special Ranger Wayne Goodman around for a week to find out more about cattle theft and the men whose job it is to investigate it. Read more at the Oxford American…

TSCRA Special Ranger Jimmy Dickson and the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office are seeking information on the theft of a skid steer worth approximately $45,000 from Kiepersol Enterprises in the East Texas town of Bullard. According to Dickson, the theft occurred between April 1 and April 4, when a thief or … Read More

TSCRA Special Ranger Steve Martin, Dist. 30 in South Texas, reports the theft of a bull calf from a property near Normanna in Bee County. Last month a thief or thieves tied up a net wire fence in a creek area to steal a 250-pound dun colored bull calf with … Read More

Locations from central and eastern Texas northward recorded at least an inch of precipitation, an area from central Nebraska through central and southwestern Kansas and the adjacent High Plains, and a swath from central Oklahoma through north-central Texas. Precipitation totals over the past 90 days in these regions climbed to … Read More

TSCRA Special Ranger Gary Baros, Dist. 25 along the coast in South Texas, reports the theft of a welder, trailer, welding gas bottles and equipment from a property in Victoria County. TSCRA Special Ranger Larry Hand, Dist. 13 in East Texas, reports 2 sets of cattle missing and possibly stolen … Read More

Colby Ryan Smith, 25, of Carter, Okla., and Ryan James Guidry, 26, of Sayre, Okla., were arrested April 11 in Beckham County and charged with larceny of domestic animals and knowingly concealing stolen property in a case of 22 cattle stolen from ranchers in Texas and Oklahoma. TSCRA … Read More

Some locales from central Kansas southwestward across northwestern Oklahoma, the Texas Panhandle, and adjacent New Mexico reported less than 25 percent of normal precipitation for the la