STILLWATER – A burn ban is in place for all of Payne County through November 10, which may affect tailgate plans for Saturday’s Iowa State at Oklahoma State football game. 

•    Gas grills with adequate protection
•    Charcoal pellet grills on asphalt surfaces
•    Large smokers that use wood in an enclosed space
•    Commercial or professionally covered cookers

•    All fire pits and open flames
•    Campfires and bonfires

Tailgaters can start setting up tailgate tents at noon on Friday. Campus tailgating opens at 8 a.m. Saturday and closes two hours after the game ends. For information on tailgating at Oklahoma State, visit