Archives September 2016

Executive Branch salaries, financial information at heart of latest Court complaint

Date: Sept. 23, 2016

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress and the Executive Branch are heading to court regarding the Congressional subpoenas issued earlier this month.

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing ...

Osage man charged with second-degree homicide is freed

Date: Sept. 22, 2016

After what has been a federal and tribal legal quagmire, Thomas Mongrain Eaves was released from Osage County Jail today.

Eaves, 57, was arrested in ...

Laura Allyne (Boles) Webb Obituary

Date: Sept. 21, 2016

Laura Allyne (Boles) Webb passed away on Sunday, September 19, 2016 at her home in Ponca City. She was 50 years old. Laura was born ...

Thank You, Osage Nation

Date: Sept. 16, 2016

The City of Barnsdall would like to thank Chief Standing Bear, Assistant Chief Red Corn, and the Osage Nation Congress for their generous donations the ...

ON Title VI Elder Nutrition Program provides food kits for elders during boil order

Date: Sept. 16, 2016

The Osage Nation Title VI Elder Nutrition Program provided food kits to elders after E.coli was discovered in the Pawhuska water supply Aug. 12 ...

Getting ready for the dance

Date: Sept. 16, 2016

I remember clearly watching those older Osage men and women dressed in their traditional Osage clothing. There were not very many of the People who ...

Prioritizing physical activity for Native American students

Date: Sept. 16, 2016

Health advocates and educators have long heralded the benefits of physical education for children. Even the First Lady’s Let’s Move initiative has challenged ...

Osage Nation awarded $55,000 for Tulsa airpark feasibility study

Date: Sept. 16, 2016

The Osage Nation is receiving a $55,000 tribal economic development feasibility study grant from the federal Office of Indian Energy and Economic Development Office ...

Osage Congress approves $250,000 for burial assistance in FY 2017

Date: Sept. 16, 2016

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress unanimously approved $250,000 for the Nation’s burial assistance fund for the forthcoming 2017 fiscal year on Sept. 15 ...

ON Congress issues subpoenas for additional budget information from Executive Branch

Date: Sept. 15, 2016

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress voiced several complaints during its first week of the 2016 Tzi-Zho Session over concerns they do not have the necessary ...