Archives October 2018

Harlan resigns as OMC chair following conflict with fellow councilwoman

Date: Oct. 10, 2018

A disagreement among members of the Osage Minerals Council has led to the resignation of the body’s chairwoman. 

Citing almost two months of conflicts ...

Native culture, history and traditions celebrated on Oct. 8

Date: Oct. 10, 2018

Photo caption: Osage Nation Princess Alaina Maker rides in the first Native American Day Parade on Oct. 8 in the Tulsa Arts District. LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON ...

Medical Marijuana slow to grow in Osage County

Date: Oct. 10, 2018

Photo caption: Although Oklahoma voters approved of medical marijuana use, the alternative medicine is slow to take off in Osage County. Courtesy Photo/iStock

Although ...

ON Congress approves additional $1.1 million for new Grayhorse community building

Date: Oct. 9, 2018

The Grayhorse Village will receive a new community building as early as 2020 after the Sixth Osage Nation Congress voted unanimously on Sept. 21 to ...

Team Soxie wins the 2018 National Indian Taco Championships

Date: Oct. 6, 2018

Photo caption: First place winner Francis Soxie (Pawnee), holds up his first-place check after his team was announced the winner of the 2018 National Indian ...

Judge Marvin Stepson reflects on a career of legal service in Indian Country

Date: Oct. 5, 2018

Photo caption: Judge Marvin Stepson retired in June as the Osage Nation’s first Trial Court Judge. Behind him is the Osage Nation Courthouse on ...

TASC offices temporarily relocate to fourth floor of Capitol Building

Date: Oct. 4, 2018

The offices of the Treatment Alternatives to Street Crime, commonly known by its acronym of TASC, has moved to the fourth floor of the Capitol ...

Osage Nation designated as a Purple Heart Community

Date: Oct. 4, 2018

This year, the Osage Nation became the first tribe in Oklahoma to carry the title of Purple Heart Community after ON government leaders approved a ...

Dance Maker Academy hosting Oct. 13 fundraiser for 2018 Nutcracker performances

Date: Oct. 3, 2018

Osage-owned Dance Maker Academy is hosting its annual fundraiser “En Pointe – Western Style” on Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Osage County Fairgrounds Agriculture Building south ...

AARP honors two Osages at Indian Elder Honors’ 10th Anniversary

Date: Oct. 3, 2018

Photo caption: AARP Oklahoma honored Richard Luttrell Sr. at its 10th Annual Indian Elder Honors at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City ...