Archives November 2016

ON Museum featuring mobile museum for Native American Heritage month

Date: Nov. 18, 2016

In honor of Native American Heritage Month, the Osage Nation Museum is presenting its mobile museum throughout November by traveling to several Osage County schools ...

Waste of money

Date: Nov. 18, 2016

What a disappointment to learn the Osage Nation is going to spend $30,000 for an unnecessary plebiscite! Are we really going to vote on ...

Are we an Indian association or sovereign Nation?

Date: Nov. 18, 2016

A tsunami of wind turbines is zeroing in on the Osage Reservation and will irrevocably destroy our heritage. Over 500 turbines are slated to be ...

Osage Elder: Franklin McKinley

Date: Nov. 18, 2016

Franklin Alfred McKinley was born Oct. 7, 1947 in Pawnee, Okla., to Alfred Franklin McKinley Jr. (Full Blood Osage) and Prudence Marie Haskell McKinley. He ...

Ground breaking for new Tulsa Osage Casino and Hotel this morning

Date: Nov. 17, 2016

TULSA, Okla. – The Osage Nation is breaking ground on a new $150 million flagship Osage Casino and hotel this morning here in the state’s ...

A praying people

Date: Nov. 16, 2016

In the still, predawn darkness of early morning the villagers of the Wah-Zha-Zhi would begin leaving their dwellings made of bark, each of them walking ...

ON Congress to meet for special session starting Nov. 28

Date: Nov. 16, 2016

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress is calling itself into its third special session starting Monday Nov. 28 in the Congressional Chambers building in Pawhuska.

According ...

Getting ready for the 15th Annual Osage Oil and Gas Summit

Date: Nov. 15, 2016

The 15th Annual Osage Oil and Gas Summit is scheduled for Dec. 7 at the Osage Casinos – Skiatook. The Osage Minerals Council’s discussions, concerning ...

Granddaughter of WWI Osage Code Talker honored at Veterans Day dance

Date: Nov. 14, 2016

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear presented Frances Chouteau Jones with an Osage Code Talker medal in honor of her grandfather, WWI Osage Code Talker Augustus ...

Ida June Taylor Obituary

Date: Nov. 13, 2016

Pawhuska resident Ida June “Judy” Taylor passed away Nov. 9, 2016 in the OSU Medical Center, Tulsa, Okla. She was 88 years old.

Judy was ...