Archives January 2018

State lawmakers to consider bills directly affecting Indian Country

Date: Jan. 31, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY — When the Oklahoma Legislature reconvenes in February, a handful of measures aimed directly at Indian Country are among the nearly 2,000 new ...

Influenza update and the precautions you should take

Date: Jan. 30, 2018

Influenza (the “flu”) is caused by a virus whose protein component typically may change year to year. To adjust for changes in this protein component ...

Osage Nation officials celebrate ribbon cutting for new Tulsa WIC Clinic

Date: Jan. 29, 2018

TULSA, Okla. – The north side of this city will soon have a new Women, Infants and Children (WIC) clinic to help provide area mothers and ...

Imperative Entertainment executives honored and overwhelmed by Osage tour and culture

Date: Jan. 28, 2018

Photo Caption: Chad Renfro speaks to the attendees of a dinner hosting the executives from Imperative Entertainment at The Little Rain Song Loft in downtown ...

ONPD working to renew BIA commissions after Osage County Sheriff nixes Cross-Commission Agreement

Date: Jan. 26, 2018

Osage Nation Police Chief Nick Williams said the department is working with the Bureau of Indian Affairs to renew the commissions of 13 Osage police ...

Osage Shareholders Association to host Feb. 18 meeting at Skiatook Osage Casino

Date: Jan. 26, 2018

The Osage Shareholders Association is hosting their next quarterly meeting on Sunday, Feb. 18, at the Skiatook Osage Casino Hotel.

The meeting will run from ...

Imperative Entertainment executives tour the Osage Nation for ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’ film

Date: Jan. 25, 2018

Two executives from Imperative Entertainment, the production company that purchased the rights of David Grann’s best seller “Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage ...

Three Osage County producers challenge EPA shutdown order

Date: Jan. 25, 2018

TULSA, Okla. — Three Osage County producers are challenging a shutdown order from the Environmental Protection Agency for seven wells along Bird Creek.

On Friday, attorneys ...

Creative writing workshop scheduled Feb. 1 at ON Museum

Date: Jan. 25, 2018

The Osage Nation Museum is hosting a workshop with Osage writer Ruby Hansen Murray on Feb. 1, which is free and open to the public ...

AARP Oklahoma accepting nominations for Indian Elder Honors

Date: Jan. 24, 2018

AARP Oklahoma is now accepting nominations for the 10th annual Indian Elder Honors to be selected and recognized this fall.

Each year since its inception ...