Archives April 2011

Chief Red Eagle issues ‘gag order’ on Nation’s directors

Date: April 29, 2011

In the words of Osage Congressman William “Kugee” Supernaw in his email newsletter, “GOOD GOLLY GRANNY!! IT’S ANOTHER GAG ORDER.”

A communication directive was ...

Child Care Director no longer working for the Nation

Date: April 28, 2011

The director of the Osage Nation Child Care Department is no longer working for the Nation as of April 21. This comes nearly one month ...

Chief Red Eagle vetoes tax law amendment

Date: April 27, 2011

Osage Nation Principal Chief John Red Eagle vetoed two bills less than 24 hours before the ON Congress wrapped the 2011 Hun-Kah Session. Congress unsuccessfully ...

Parks retires after 31 years at Pawhuska schools

Date: April 26, 2011

Since 1996 the back of every student athlete’s “P Award” has a note written by Martin Parks.

Some are short sentences of inspiration, others ...

Noni Stabler is named American Indian Woman of the Year

Date: April 26, 2011

he Oklahoma Federation of Indian Women has announced their statewide award recipients and Wehnona “Noni” Stabler, Omaha, has received the honor of American Indian Woman ...

Donation helps Woodland football players purchase state rings

Date: April 24, 2011

Football games come and go and so do the memories that come with them.

But with the help of a $5,000 check from the ...

Jech plaintiffs won’t be receiving help from Minerals Council

Date: April 21, 2011

The Osage Minerals Council voted to rescind a resolution that would have sent $50,000 to the plaintiffs in the Jech vs. United States lawsuit ...

ON Election Board confirmed by Congress

Date: April 21, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress confirmed three Osages who will sit on the Election Board, as well as one alternate board member during the April ...

Nation to build storm shelters where Osages live, gather

Date: April 20, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress unanimously passed a bill during the Hun-Kah Session to build community storm shelters for Osage citizens and tribal government employees ...

Osage Congress to award commendations and sashes to Higher Ed graduates

Date: April 19, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress will be honoring Osage college students graduating this Spring who received help from the Osage Nation Higher Education Scholarship.

Graduating ...