Archives January 2019

John Joseph Jake Obituary

Date: Jan. 15, 2019

John Joseph Jake, age 47, a former resident of Fairfax, Oklahoma passed away on Friday morning, December 14, 2018, in Tulsa.

John was born on ...

Two Osages appointed to Grayhorse Village Committee

Date: Jan. 15, 2019

Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear appointed two Osages to serve on the Grayhorse Village Committee as interim members.

Charles “Chuck” Tillman and Mark ...

Osage Language and culture highlighted at Scissortail Children’s Festival

Date: Jan. 15, 2019

Photo caption: Students from the Osage Language Immersion School said the invocation to start the Scissortail Children's Festival at the Oklahoma Aquarium in Jenks ...

ON Congress approves $93,500 for FY 2019 cultural donations

Date: Jan. 15, 2019

For the 2019 fiscal year, the Sixth Osage Nation Congress approved $93,500 for cultural donations to go toward eight Osage cultural and military entities ...

Standing Bear poses questions to AG about health and education funding

Date: Jan. 14, 2019

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear has asked the attorney general’s office for constitutional clarity regarding funding priorities.

In a memorandum dated Dec. 6 obtained ...

Immersion School students play Woodland in first-ever basketball game

Date: Jan. 11, 2019

Hoop dreams have hit the Osage Language Immersion School.

On Dec. 14, the Daposka Ahnkodapi Eagles basketball teams took the court for the first time ...

ONPD hands out Firearm Safety Kits through partnership with Project ChildSafe

Date: Jan. 11, 2019

The Osage Nation Police Department still has Firearm Safety Kits available at its office, located in the Law Building on the ON campus.


Through a ...

Relations between Minerals Council and Osage Agency improving, slowly

Date: Jan. 10, 2019

TULSA — With oil prices slumping nationally, tribal and federal officials at the Osage Oil and Gas Summit said they are putting a renewed emphasis on ...

Meeting Edgar Alan Poke

Date: Jan. 10, 2019

Some mornings lately the sky has shown pink behind the dark branches of alders along the dike. I’ve been awake early enough to see ...

Lee Collins receives Richard Poweshiek Award for years of service in social work

Date: Jan. 9, 2019

Photo caption: Lee Collins was honored by the Osage Nation Congress on Sept. 13 for her years of service to the Osage Nation as director ...