Archives January 2016

Wah No’m Bre

Date: Jan. 22, 2016

People around the world have added any number of small touches to the important function of eating. It seems to me that traditional cooking and ...

Amended proclamation issued for Congressional special session Day Two

Date: Jan. 21, 2016

Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear has issued an amended executive proclamation for the 10th Congressional Special Session with more topics up for ...

Osage Nation mulls purchase of Ted Turner’s Bluestem Ranch

Date: Jan. 20, 2016

The Fourth Osage Nation Congress convened for its 10th Special Session today to discuss six appropriation bills and three resolutions. However, the issue not ...

Osage Nation receives $265,000 HUD grant to help homeless veterans

Date: Jan. 20, 2016

The Osage Nation is receiving $265,438 in federal grant funding thanks to a joint effort by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban ...

William Fletcher makes donation to honor recently deceased of Hominy District

Date: Jan. 19, 2016

William Fletcher wished to honor the recently deceased Osages of the Hominy District and made a monetary donation in their honor to the Osage Foundation ...

Osage Congress passes revised competitive bidding act

Date: Jan. 19, 2016

The Fourth Osage Nation Congress voted to approve changes to the Nation’s competitive bidding act during its December special session, which places several of ...

ON Johnson O’Malley program places second at this year’s Battle of the Plains

Date: Jan. 19, 2016

The Osage JOM program placed second in this year’s Battle of the Plains competition.

The Osage has participated in Battle of the Plains since ...

Elder Series: Otto Hamilton Jr.

Date: Jan. 15, 2016

Otto Charles Hamilton Jr. was born Sept. 21, 1930 to Otto C. Hamilton and Josephine Pryor Hamilton in Pawhuska, Okla. He is the grandson of ...

No vote on Tulsa casino project during December special session

Date: Jan. 14, 2016

The 2015 year ended without a yes-or-no vote on whether the proposed Tulsa Osage Casino expansion plan gets the green light for construction.

During the ...

Osage Congress votes down request for additional $6 million

Date: Jan. 14, 2016

During the December special session, the Fourth Osage Nation Congress voted down a resolution requesting that the Gaming Enterprise Board include an additional $6 million ...