Archives October 2013

Osage Nation joins forces with The Nature Conservancy in fight against wind farm

Date: Oct. 16, 2013

The Osage Nation and The Nature Conservancy are joining forces against a planned wind farm in Osage County.

The two entities signed a memorandum of ...

ONPD gets acquainted with underage drinking laws

Date: Oct. 15, 2013

By Osage Nation Prevention Programs

Oklahoma State University Prevention Programs along with Osage Nation Prevention Programs (ONPP) partnered with Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and ...

Osage Nation takes the day off to celebrate Osage Day

Date: Oct. 14, 2013

The Osage Nation workforce, minus casino employees, have the day off today. 

Osage Nation services will reopen Oct. 15. 

Happy Osage Day from the staff ...

70th Annual NCAI convention opens today in Tulsa

Date: Oct. 14, 2013

Opening ceremonies begin at noon today for the 70th Annual National Congress of American Indians conference, hosted in Tulsa this year by area Natives. 

Most ...

ON merit-based employee system questioned during Tzi-Zho Session

Date: Oct. 11, 2013

The Third ON Congress again questioned the effectiveness of the merit-based employee system after concerns were raised during the Tzi-Zho Session about the annual employee ...

Pawhuska Indian Village Five-Woman Board to hold elections Oct. 22

Date: Oct. 10, 2013

Five Osage women elected to the Pawhuska Indian Village committee last year, in wake of the investigation of the former board activities, expressed their appreciation ...

Osage County Bar Association answers questions about estate planning

Date: Oct. 9, 2013

Designate power of attorney, have an attorney help you draft a will, and above all, visit the Bureau of Indian Affairs for a free form ...

ON Whistleblower Protection hotline’s effectiveness questioned

Date: Oct. 8, 2013

The Osage Nation whistleblower hotline program’s effectiveness is in question after a filed complaint regarding an Executive Branch staff appointee has gone unanswered.

The ...

ON Attorney General requests scheduling conference in ethics case against Chief

Date: Oct. 7, 2013

Court filing action resumed in September in the ethics complaint case filed against Osage Nation Principal Chief John Red Eagle by Attorney General Jeff Jones ...

Osage Nation ready to implement VAWA changes to tribal code

Date: Oct. 4, 2013

LaVina Clark is a busy woman. She is a Domestic Violence victims advocate for the Osage Nation and she is on call 24 hours a ...