Archives May 2014

Individuals and businesses donate to Osage chief candidates

Date: May 15, 2014

As the finish line approaches in the 2014 Osage Nation General Election, the four remaining chief candidates have turned in their second campaign contribution reports ...

Resolution seeking term limits for chiefs and congress fails in Hun-Kah Session

Date: May 14, 2014

The question of whether elected Osage officials should be subject to term limits resurfaced for political debate on Day 13 of the Hun-Kah Session.

An ...

Tim Tall Chief joins Osage LLC board as entity focuses on restructuring

Date: May 13, 2014

The Osage Limited Liability Company is slowly heading toward a new direction with newly confirmed board member Tim Tall Chief.

As of April 30 the ...

Principal Chief BigHorse vetoes six legislative bills

Date: May 12, 2014

As of April 30, Osage Nation Principal Chief Scott BigHorse vetoed six pieces of legislation passed by the Third Osage Nation Congress before the legislative ...

Chief BigHorse vetoes banishment bill targeting drug dealers

Date: May 9, 2014

Osage Nation and Pawhuska Indian Village officials say they are tired of the complaints, police calls, illegal trash dumping, property thefts, suspicious vehicle traffic and ...

Osage Nation attorneys argue validity of TradeWind’s construction of wind farm

Date: May 8, 2014

Pawhuska, Okla.—After years of fighting wind energy development on the Osage Reservation, the struggle continues for the Osage Nation, landowners, investors and conservationists. Their ...

Vote

Date: May 8, 2014

There is one thing about being a member of the Osage Tribe that is essential to the success of the Osage Nation.  That one thing ...

Third ON Congress approves $3.3 million for new Fairfax child and senior center

Date: May 7, 2014

Pending a needs assessment study, the Osage Nation will build a new child care and senior center in Fairfax after the Third ON Congress passed ...

Class action notification in Fletcher case to be mailed to Osage headright holders

Date: May 5, 2014

TULSA, Okla. – As William Fletcher and Charles Pratt watched a federal judge question attorneys for the United States in the Fletcher v. United States case ...

Cecelia Tallchief announces candidacy for the Fourth Osage Nation Congress

Date: May 5, 2014

Let’s build a stronger Nation. As a former legislator and business leader, I’m a good communicator who understands the value of listening. Yet ...