Archives September 2016

ON Congress approves more government budgets, spending bills

Date: Sept. 30, 2016

During the Sept. 28 session, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress passed more government operations budgets for the 2017 fiscal year and other budget-related bills.

Those ...

Osage Nation receives $295,551 grant to combat Meth and Suicide on reservation

Date: Sept. 30, 2016

The Indian Health Service announced 42 Methamphetamine and Suicide Prevention Initiative funding awards to Tribes, Tribal organizations, urban Indian organizations and IHS federal government programs ...

Osage woman starts Serendipity Beauty College in Bartlesville

Date: Sept. 30, 2016

Since the 1960’s the Bartlesville Beauty College and the Ponca City Beauty College have been staples in the community, a place where thousands have ...

Angela Pratt elected Osage Nation Congressional Speaker

Date: Sept. 29, 2016

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress elected Congresswoman Angela Pratt to be Congressional Speaker on Sept. 28. Her election follows the resignation of Congressman Archie Mason ...

ON Congress passes Judicial, Legislative and some government division budgets

Date: Sept. 28, 2016

Several 2017 fiscal year budgets for Osage Nation government operations received approval from the Fifth Osage Nation Congress on Sept. 27.

In a session that ...

Mason announces resignation as Congressional Speaker

Date: Sept. 28, 2016

Citing family concerns and obligations, Osage Nation Congressional Speaker Archie Mason announced his resignation from the top post of the Legislative Branch.

In a Sept ...

Five Osage elders to be honored at AARP Oklahoma Indian Elder Honors Oct. 10

Date: Sept. 27, 2016

Five Osage elders will be honored at this year’s 8th AARP Oklahoma Indian Elder Honors. They are Mary Gray Bighorse, Charles “Chuck” Hessert ...

ON Congress approves $5.6M for health benefit plan in FY 2017

Date: Sept. 27, 2016

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress unanimously approved $5.6 million for the Nation’s health benefit card program on Sept. 27 for the 2017 fiscal ...

Osage model to walk runway at this year’s Fashion Week San Diego

Date: Sept. 26, 2016

Erica Pretty Eagle Moore enjoys life to the fullest and is accepting of all opportunities that come her way. Her motto: you don’t know ...

ON Congress updates 2017 projected revenue level to $111.5M

Date: Sept. 26, 2016

On Sept. 23, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress voted unanimously to approve a revised projected revenue level in the amount of $111.5 million for ...