Feb. 12 public meeting scheduled to discuss Bluestem Ranch

The Osage Nation Congressional Commerce, Gaming and Land Committee is hosting a public hearing on Sunday Feb. 12 at 2:30 p.m. in the Grayhorse village community building to discuss the activities and status of the Bluestem Ranch.

Congressman Joe Tillman motioned for the committee to set the date for the public hearing during a meeting held Jan. 27. Tillman said he is seeking the meeting to inform the public about the activities at the 43,000-acre ranch, which the Nation purchased last year.

The committee passed the motion unanimously after discussion. The meeting will be recorded and archived for viewing online. For more information, the Congressional office can be reached at (918) 287-5543 or for Congressional committee information and legislative documents, visit the Legislative Branch website at: