Archives January 2018

ON Congress to meet for 11th special session starting Jan. 17

Date: Jan. 16, 2018

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress will convene for its first 2018 special session starting on Wednesday, Jan. 17 at 10 a.m.

On Dec. 27 ...

Osage County Sheriff nixes cross-deputization for Osage Nation Police Department

Date: Jan. 15, 2018

Osage County Sheriff Eddie Virden says the fact that he pulled cards commissioning Osage Nation police officers as his deputies will have no substantial impact ...

Elders Series: George Shannon

Date: Jan. 11, 2018

George Albert Shannon, 83, resides in Skiatook with his high school sweetheart, Elnora Supernaw Shannon. He was born in Tulsa at Hillcrest Hospital in 1934 ...

Four Executive Branch candidates certified for 2018 Osage Nation election

Date: Jan. 11, 2018

With only two candidates running for Osage Nation Principal Chief and two for Assistant Principal Chief, there will not be a 2018 primary election, according ...

Reading John Joseph Matthews’ Wah’Kon-Tah

Date: Jan. 10, 2018

I’ve spent most of December in a cabin on Bainbridge Island across Puget Sound from Seattle. I’m a writer-in-residence at Bloedel Reserve, a ...

Minerals Council lawsuit against Nation is a waste of shareholder money

Date: Jan. 9, 2018

I’m confused why the Osage Minerals Council is suing our Nation. Who in their right mind thought this was a good idea? I thought ...

Thank You, Osage Minerals Council

Date: Jan. 9, 2018

I was PLEASED to see the article on the Osage Minerals Council in which they voted to sue the Osage Nation over Mineral Estate Ownership ...

Two Osages honored by Oklahoma Council on Indian Education at annual conference

Date: Jan. 9, 2018

Paula Martinez and Lee Bowman were honored at the Oklahoma Council on Indian Education's 38th annual conference, held at the Choctaw Resort and ...

Osage Nation WIC now offering EBT cards

Date: Jan. 9, 2018

Recipients of the Osage Nation Women, Infants and Children (WIC) benefit are now using electronic cards to shop for approved nutritious foods including milk, cereal ...

2017 Year in Review

Date: Jan. 5, 2018

January

Osage membership removal case going to trial: Osage Nation Trial Court Judge Lee Stout said there is enough in dispute to warrant a jury ...