Archives April 2018

Osage Minerals Council not interested in compacting BIA

Date: April 10, 2018

On Jan. 29, the Osage Minerals Council authorized legal counsel to research the pros and cons of contracting or compacting (PL 93-638) the Bureau of ...

Angela Pratt announces her candidacy for the Osage Nation Congress

Date: April 9, 2018

By Angela Pratt

My name is Angela Pratt and I am pleased to announce my candidacy for Osage Nation Congress.

For the past 4 years ...

Osage Congress to consider ON board and commission appointees

Date: April 9, 2018

During the 2018 Osage Nation Congressional Hun-Kah Session, several individuals will be subject to consideration of confirmation to boards and commissions they were appointed to ...

Gaming bill, allowing craps and roulette, awaits Gov. Fallin’s signature

Date: April 8, 2018

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Senate signed off on legislation to expand tribal gaming.

With the viewing gallery filled to capacity with teachers, parents and public ...

ON Congress to consider controversial resolution on judge retention April 9

Date: April 7, 2018

An Osage Nation Congressional resolution proposing a ballot question to ask whether the tribal judge appointment process should change is raising conversations among Congress members ...

Osage News Editorial Board cancels future Candidate Debates

Date: April 6, 2018

Under the advisement of the Osage Nation Attorney General’s office, and due to the way the Independent Press Act is currently written, the Osage ...

Osage Nation Trial Court receives positive assessment from Hammons Law

Date: April 6, 2018

The Osage Nation Trial Court received a positive assessment by Hammons Law. Compiling the report were attorneys A. Diane Hammons, Stacy Leeds and Yvonne Tiger ...

Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center seeking applicants for optometrist

Date: April 6, 2018

The Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center is seeking an optometrist to oversee the eye clinic’s functions.

Current optometrist Dr. Marshall Walker announced his resignation effective April ...

Harriett Patricia (Pat) Carr

Date: April 5, 2018

Harriett Patricia (Pat) Carr, age 93, was taken home to be with the Lord on March 31, 2018. Pat was born in Pawhuska, Okla., on ...

Rebecca Sue Cannon-Vap Obituary

Date: April 5, 2018

Rebecca Sue Cannon-Vap, age 51, passed away on March 27, 2018, at her home in Tonkawa, Okla., following a long illness.   

Rebecca was born on ...