Archives September 2016

Barbara Escallier Obituary

Date: Sept. 15, 2016

After a long and fruitful life, Barbara C. Escallier passed away on Aug. 22, 2016. Granddaughter of two original 1906 Osage allottees, and descendant of ...

Osage Nation receives $800,000 grant for new Fairfax fitness center

Date: Sept. 14, 2016

The Osage Nation is receiving an $800,000 federal grant to build a new Fairfax Fitness Center, according to the U.S. Department of Housing ...

Appointees to be considered for ON Congressional confirmation

Date: Sept. 13, 2016

During the Tzi-Zho Session, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress will consider several appointees for confirmation votes to boards, commissions and posts.

Per the ON Constitution ...

ON Supreme Court issues historic ruling in Minerals Council ethics case

Date: Sept. 12, 2016

The Osage Nation Supreme Court issued a historic opinion Friday that will affect the Osage Minerals Council in relation to how they operate within Osage ...

Legislative bills filed for 2016 Tzi-Zho Session

Date: Sept. 12, 2016

As the 2016 Tzi-Zho Session enters its second week, more legislation, as well as the 2017 fiscal year budgets, are filed and up for consideration ...

ON Museum completes assessment program

Date: Sept. 12, 2016

The Osage Nation Museum completed its assessment program through the American Alliance of Museums this summer, which will empower the museum to meet and exceed ...

Nation working with EPA after largest earthquake in state history

Date: Sept. 8, 2016

Much attention has been given to the Osage Nation after an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 became the largest in state history.

Its ...

Fifth ON Congress passes resolution of support for Standing Rock Sioux Tribe

Date: Sept. 8, 2016

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress opened their 2016 Tzi-Zho Session with a vote of support for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in North Dakota, which ...

Surveillance of Osage Casino employees could change hands

Date: Sept. 8, 2016

Plans are underway to transfer the Osage Casino surveillance functions from the Osage Nation Gaming Commission back to the Osage Casinos, according to an executive ...

Osage delegation delivers supplies to Sacred Stone Camp on Standing Rock Reservation

Date: Sept. 7, 2016

NEAR CANNON BALL, N.D. – The Osage Nation delegation arrived at the Sacred Stone Camp at approximately 5:10 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 6 ...