Archives January 2017

Royalty meets Royalty

Date: Jan. 6, 2017

At the Pawhuska Indian Camp between sun up and sun down a lot of things took place during my childhood. Nothing improper, you understand, just ...

Osage directed film about the Osage language to be shown at NMAI Film Festival

Date: Jan. 6, 2017

A film on the Osage language, directed by Osage artist Ryan RedCorn, will be shown at the Mother Tongue Film Festival in Washington, D.C ...

Osage Congress votes down appropriation for preservation of Jesuit archives of Osage Mission Collection

Date: Jan. 5, 2017

Citing caution and fiscal responsibility, and the absence of three Congress members, an attempt to secure $90,000 to preserve historic Osage records kept at ...

Penalties added to burn law to prohibit unauthorized burning

Date: Jan. 5, 2017

The Osage Nation is prohibiting burns on its jurisdictional property without a burn permit after the Fifth Osage Nation Congress voted to amend its criminal ...

ON Museum to present at national museum conference in St. Louis

Date: Jan. 4, 2017

The Osage Nation Museum has been selected by the American Alliance of Museums to present at the 2017 Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo in St. Louis, May ...

ON Museum undergoing lighting renovation, temporary close

Date: Jan. 4, 2017

The Osage Nation Museum is undergoing a lighting renovation project and will be open by appointment only through Jan. 16.

During this time, contractors are ...

Osage Congress approves $112,000 for Chambers building improvements

Date: Jan. 4, 2017

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress is exploring improvements to the Chambers Building it shares with the Osage Minerals Council for meeting and office space. They ...

Wa-No^-Bre: It doesn’t just mean ‘Let’s Eat’

Date: Jan. 3, 2017

Food is definitely a huge part of our culture. We love to eat. We are particular about what we eat too. Wa-No^-Bre (pronounced Wah-Nome-Bray ...

Waste of money

Date: Jan. 3, 2017

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 ...

Osage Congress passes sovereign immunity waiver for payroll service contract

Date: Jan. 3, 2017

After a one-day session, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress adjourned the fourth special session on Dec. 27 after passing a resolution for a sovereign immunity ...