Archives December 2014

Master plan for Pawhuska Indian Village in the works

Date: Dec. 9, 2014

Efforts are underway to create a master plan for the Pawhuska Indian Village thanks to input gathered by a Native American-owned consulting firm who met ...

Mary Sloan Obituary

Date: Dec. 9, 2014

Mary “Shelley” Sloan, recently of Arcata, Calif., passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Nov. 12, 2014.

Shelley was born in Portland, Ore., on Aug ...

Maj. Ralph Snavely, Jr. Obituary

Date: Dec. 9, 2014

Maj. Ralph Albert Snavely, Jr., (USAF retired) age 88, of Blue Skies of Texas West, San Antonio, TX passed away Dec. 5, 2014 in San ...

Annual CASA Birdhouse Auction set for Dec. 14

Date: Dec. 9, 2014

The annual Pawnee/Osage Court Appointed Special Advocates Birdhouse Auction is scheduled for Dec. 14 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Pawhuska.

The annual ...

Response to political correctness

Date: Dec. 9, 2014

I would like to respond to those who attempt to justify prejudice and ignorance.

Why do you attack our Chief? Of course you were asked ...

224 Concerned Citizens

Date: Dec. 9, 2014

Our community should be thankful for those 224 concerned citizens who allowed us to submit their signed letters of comment in person to the Oklahoma ...

What’s in a name?

Date: Dec. 9, 2014

I appreciate Mr. Dale Kearney’s comments in the Letters to the Editor of the Nov 2014 issue. Like me, he wonders what’s wrong ...

Tribe is hurting FedEx employees

Date: Dec. 9, 2014

I am upset and ashamed that the leadership of our great tribe took the position opposing the Washington football team using the name Redskins. I ...

Special Trustee for American Indians seeks advisory board nominees

Date: Dec. 8, 2014

The Special Trustee for American Indians is seeking nine individuals to serve on the Special Trustee Advisory Board.

“This board is an opportunity for OST ...

Class Action notification mailed in Fletcher Case

Date: Dec. 5, 2014

Osages are receiving the notification in the mail of the Class Action status of the Fletcher Case and are being given the opportunity to opt ...