Archives April 2015

ON Congress confirms Holli Wells as Attorney General

Date: April 30, 2015

Holli Wells is the Osage Nation’s second Attorney General after receiving a unanimous confirmation vote from the Fourth Osage Nation Congress.

After no Congressional ...

Osage Elders to receive supplemental Medicare coverage from Nation

Date: April 29, 2015

Osage Congress passed legislation in 2014 to provide supplemental Medicare benefits for qualifying Osages 65 years and older, the benefits will be available beginning July ...

Redeagle soars in basketball and lands a full scholarship to Oklahoma Wesleyan

Date: April 29, 2015

Pawhuska High School senior Treyton Redeagle signed a letter of intent with Oklahoma Wesleyan University on April 23.  He received a full basketball scholarship with ...

ON Congress confirms 13 for board and commission posts

Date: April 29, 2015

The Fourth Osage Nation Congress confirmed 13 individuals for several ON boards and commissions during the 2015 Hun-Kah Session that ended April 27.

Principal Chief ...

ON Congress passes resolution honoring Milton Labadie

Date: April 28, 2015

The Fourth Osage Nation Congress honored former Tax Commission board member Milton Labadie with a citation for his years of service during the final day ...

Sobriety is a life-long journey

Date: April 28, 2015

I was asked by someone why I hadn’t done one of these in a while, and I really didn’t have any answer other ...

Osage youth wins nationwide essay contest

Date: April 27, 2015

Eden Knapp, an Osage fifth-grader from Austin, Texas, won the nationwide Ben Carson Scholars Essay Contest and received a $1,000 scholarship to go toward ...

Chief Standing Bear vetoes bill to dip into Permanent Fund

Date: April 27, 2015

Monday April 27 is the last day of the 2015 Osage Nation Congressional Hun-Kah Session with several remaining bills up for a final vote, as ...

Nation holds Candle Light Vigil for sexual assault victims

Date: April 24, 2015

Starting off with a prayer and a memorial song for sexual assault victims everywhere, the Nation’s Counseling Center held its annual Candle Light Vigil ...

Osage youth win big at Oklahoma Native American Youth Language Fair

Date: April 23, 2015

Students and their families woke up extra early on April 6 and 7 to make the yearly trip to compete in the 13th annual ...