Archives April 2011

Jerri Jean Branstetter elected Speaker for a second consecutive year

Date: April 18, 2011

Before adjourning the 2011 Hun-Kah Session on April 15, the Second Osage Nation Congress selected Jerri Jean Branstetter for a second year as Speaker. The ...

Osage to run track at UCO

Date: April 18, 2011

All Kylie Johnson needed was a little shove.

When she was an underclassmen she didn’t mind competing in track and field events, but after ...

ON officials rub elbows with college basketball greats

Date: April 15, 2011

Eight Osage Nation officials and a family member attended the inaugural 2011 Wayman Tisdale Freshman of the Year Awards held at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel ...

Osage LLC purchases video surveillance company

Date: April 15, 2011

The Osage Limited Liability Company is announcing it has made a majority asset purchase of a Wisconsin-based video surveillance company. The deal has potential to ...

Language Department calling for artists

Date: April 15, 2011

The Osage Language department is looking for talented artists to design artwork for the Dhegiha Gathering Aug. 2 – 3 at the Down Stream Casino Resort ...

Bill seeking audit of Osage property in Kansas fails

Date: April 14, 2011

Osage Congresswoman Shannon Edwards is the subject matter of some angry Osage shareholders lately.

Edwards introduced a bill, ONCA 11-51, during the congressional Hun-Kah session ...

Out of a simple idea came a video that has touched thousands

Date: April 13, 2011

It started out as a simple idea.

So simple that anyone could pick up a camcorder, film and post it on the Internet.

But months ...

Nation raises minimum wage level to $10 for government employees

Date: April 12, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress voted unanimously to raise the hourly minimum wage for ON government employees to $10 on April 7 during the Hun-Kah ...

Osage Congressman Geoffrey Standing Bear donates flag to OTM

Date: April 11, 2011

Osage Congressman Geoffrey Standing Bear donated a United States flag to the Osage Tribal Museum that was given to his great-grandfather Principal Chief Fred Lookout ...

Hopper named Honorary Member in South Central PGA

Date: April 11, 2011

While most college students were buried in books filled with square roots and experiments, Walter Hopper could be found studying the game of golf.

That ...