Archives April 2011

Retired IHS director discusses compacting Pawhuska IHS clinic

Date: April 8, 2011

A target date of Oct. 1 for the Osage Nation to compact the Pawhuska Indian Health Service clinic is a suggestion from a retired Indian ...

Indian Camp Warriors a soccer force

Date: April 7, 2011

Every spring a young group of Osage boys lace up their cleats, strap on their shin guards and take to the soccer field in ...

In other Hun-Kah Session business…

Date: April 7, 2011

The 2011 Hun-Kah Session of the Second Osage Congress stretches its 24-day run to April 16. Congress has taken several legislative bills and resolutions into ...

Elona Luan D. Compton Obituary

Date: April 7, 2011

Elona Luan D. Compton Obituary

November 13, 1929 to February 21, 2011

Luan went to be with her Lord and those who passed before her ...

Milton Vann Labadie Jr obituary: He had a career in food service, loved fully, and laughed often

Date: April 7, 2011

Milton Vann Labadie Jr. passed away Monday, March 20, 2011 at his home near Pawhuska, OK, at the age of 55.

Vann was born September ...

Robert Bighorse obituary: A veteran and retired warehouse foreman

Date: April 7, 2011

ROBERT SYLVESTER BIGHORSE passed away Monday, February 28, 2011 at his home in American Canyon, Calif. He was 78 years old.

Mr. Bighorse was born ...

Ira “Trey” Hamilton Lookout Obituary

Date: April 7, 2011

Ira “Trey” Hamilton Lookout age 36, of Pawnee, passed away Sunday, March 6 at Stillwater Medical Center. Ira was born September 20, 1974 in Ponca ...

Basketball is saving grace for Hominy native

Date: April 7, 2011

Sonny Eppinette has a hard time letting go.

When he was a kid no one believed he could play basketball but it wasn’t enough ...

ON Congress unanimously passes sex offender registration law

Date: April 6, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress unanimously passed legislation on April 1 to enact a sex offender registration system for the Nation, to amend the Nation ...

Wind farms possibly coming to Osage reservation

Date: April 5, 2011

Growing up on the Osage reservation one could hear the steady thumping of oil wells late into the night, and the occasional coyote. Now with ...