Archives September 2014

Special Trustee for American Indians shares insights

Date: Sept. 29, 2014

Special Trustee for American Indians, Vincent Logan, sat down with the Osage News on Sept. 25 at his Tulsa office to share his plans for ...

William B. Ricketts, Jr. Obituary

Date: Sept. 29, 2014

William B. Ricketts Jr., known as JR, 49, of Pawhuska, OK passed away on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at the OU Medical Center in Oklahoma ...

2014 TZI-ZHO SESSION DAY 21

Date: Sept. 26, 2014

Pending a final Osage Congressional vote, the appropriation bill for a new Pawhuska village dance arbor will fund most of the project after the bill ...

2014 TZI-ZHO SESSION DAY 20

Date: Sept. 25, 2014

Consideration of appropriation and 2015 fiscal year budgets will continue this week as the Fourth Osage Nation Congress winds down its first Tzi-Zho Session.

During ...

Osages protest 'Redskins' name with FedEx boycott

Date: Sept. 24, 2014

The Osage Nation has joined the fight against the use of “Redskins” in the National Football League.

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear instructed employees of ...

Chief appoints former Supreme Court justice to Gaming Commission

Date: Sept. 24, 2014

Pending Osage Nation Congressional confirmation, a former ON Supreme Court Associate Justice will serve on the three-member Gaming Commission.

Earlier this month, Principal Chief Geoffrey ...

2014 Tzi-Zho Session Day 19

Date: Sept. 24, 2014

2014 TZI-ZHO SESSION DAY 19: During the Sept. 23 session, the Fourth Osage Nation Congress unanimously approved the 2015 fiscal year budget for the Nation ...

Jozi Tall Chief Obituary

Date: Sept. 24, 2014

Jozi Tall Chief passed away on Sept. 22, 2014 at the Stillwater Medical Center. Indian Services were held on Friday, Sept. 26, at the Wakon ...

Osages attend Battle of Honey Springs 151st Anniversary

Date: Sept. 23, 2014

The Oklahoma Historical Society invited Osage officials to its 151st Anniversary Commemoration of the Battle of Honey Springs. The battle, fought on July 17 ...

2014 Tzi-Zho Session Day 18

Date: Sept. 23, 2014

2014 TZI-ZHO SESSION DAY 18: With one week remaining in the regular 24-day Tzi-Zho Session, the Fourth Osage Nation Congress is considering final actions on ...