Archives December 2017

Osage Minerals Council meets with BIA and DOI officials in closed consultation meeting

Date: Dec. 13, 2017

The Third Osage Minerals Council met with the new director of the Bureau of Indian Affairs and other BIA and Department of Interior officials in ...

Two Osage artists complete Oklahoma Arts Council’s Leadership program

Date: Dec. 13, 2017

Addie Roanhorse and Jarica Walsh are graduates of the 10th Annual Leadership Arts Program through the Oklahoma Arts Council. They received their awards at ...

New Osage Nation domestic violence shelter and PRT facilities now open

Date: Dec. 12, 2017

After nine months of construction, the Osage Nation now has a new domestic violence shelter and Primary Residential Treatment facility for women escaping abusive living ...

ON Congressional Committee votes to rename former bank building as ‘Capitol Building’

Date: Dec. 11, 2017

The former First National Bank building will now be referred to as the “Osage Nation Capitol Building” after the Congressional Affairs Committee approved a name ...

Local Public Health Service officers deployed to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

Date: Dec. 8, 2017

Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico on Sept. 20, 2017. As a result of the Category 5 hurricane’s devastating impact on Puerto Rico ...

Judge reorders ON Attorney General’s office to obtain DNA evidence in membership case

Date: Dec. 7, 2017

Osage Nation Trial Court Associate Judge Lee Stout has ordered the ON Attorney General’s office to renew its efforts to obtain DNA samples in ...

Maria Tallchief among inspirations for upcoming performance of ‘The Nutcracker’

Date: Dec. 7, 2017

Dance Maker Performing Arts Academy will bring "The Nutcracker" ballet to the historic Constantine Theatre on Dec. 9.

For Jenna Smith, the Osage artistic director ...

Four Osages file for candidacy seeking Executive Branch office on Dec. 5

Date: Dec. 7, 2017

The 2018 election season is underway starting with the filing period for Osages interested in running for Executive Branch office.

On Day One (Dec. 5 ...

Reece brothers case moves forward, possibly under state jurisdiction

Date: Dec. 6, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY — A ruling from the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has opened the door for proceedings to move forward in a stalled murder case ...

Dr. William Shunkamolah selected as NCAIED’s ‘Native American 40 Under 40’

Date: Dec. 6, 2017

The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development selected Dr. William Shunkamolah to be part of its 2017 class of “Native American 40 Under 40 ...