Archives August 2017

Osage Nation breaks ground on new Tulsa WIC location

Date: Aug. 31, 2017

TULSA, Okla. – The 2018 year will start with a new Osage Nation WIC Clinic to serve clients in the southern part of Osage County, as ...

ON WIC celebrates World Breastfeeding Week at the Pawhuska Community Center

Date: Aug. 30, 2017

The Osage Nation Women, Infants and Children program hosted its annual World Breastfeeding Week carnival at the Pawhuska Community Center on Aug. 14.

“We had ...

Osage Congress approves three items in Aug. 25 special session

Date: Aug. 30, 2017

The Aug. 25 Osage Nation Congressional special session concluded with the Congress amending and approving an agreement with the state of Oklahoma to mitigate the ...

2017 Osage Cultural Walk is scheduled for Oct. 21-22

Date: Aug. 29, 2017

The 2017 Osage Cultural Walk is scheduled for Oct. 21-22. The event is hosted by the Wah-Zha-Zhi Cultural Center.

Registration for the walk is open ...

Minerals Council working on digitizing records to aid oil producers hindered by FOIA

Date: Aug. 28, 2017

Well records are derived from oil and gas leases, and are maintained by the Bureau. These records have always been available to producers as a ...

Two Texas Osage Associations to hold October meetings

Date: Aug. 28, 2017

Two Texas Osage Associations will be holding October meetings.

The North Texas Osage Association will host a meeting on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 9 a ...

Chief Standing Bear signs agreement with OCC to plug geothermal well near PHS

Date: Aug. 26, 2017

Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear, with the consent of the Fifth Osage Nation Congress, has signed an intergovernmental agreement with the State of ...

Bird Creek Farms to host Free Harvest Day for tribal members and employees Aug. 26

Date: Aug. 25, 2017

On a cloudy day in August, the Communities of Excellence staff walked through cornstalks while giving a tour of Bird Creek Farms. The buzzing of ...

Oklahoma Native Democrats meeting to be held in Ponca City, Aug. 26

Date: Aug. 25, 2017

The Oklahoma Native Democrats will be holding an informational meeting at 3 p.m. on Saturday, August 26 at the Ponca City Public Library. The ...

Three Osages to be honored at 9th Annual AARP Indian Elder Honors Oct. 3

Date: Aug. 24, 2017

Osage elders Jerri Jean Branstetter, Rosemary Wood and the late Charles Red Corn have been selected for this year’s 9th Annual AARP Oklahoma Indian ...