Business

Two Osages to serve on Utility Authority, Bluestem Ranch LLC boards

Date: May 16, 2017

Two Osages will serve interim Osage Nation board positions after Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear appointed them to the respective boards.

On May 11, board ...

Lightning strike causes temporary outage at Bartlesville Osage Casino

Date: May 12, 2017

The Osage Nation braved several spring rain storms during April with one of them causing a temporary power outage and shutdown at the Bartlesville Osage ...

Simms gives a casino update and Bills asks Congress for a commitment

Date: April 24, 2017

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress voted to confirm two Osages to business board positions for three-year terms during the Hun-Kah Session.

On April 11, the ...

Chief Standing Bear signs 42,300-acre lease to Bluestem Ranch LLC board

Date: April 21, 2017

After a year of back and forth between the Osage Nation Chiefs Office, the Osage Nation Congress and the Bluestem Ranch LLC board, Principal Chief ...

Nation wins USDA grant to establish broadband internet company; first phase includes Grayhorse

Date: April 19, 2017

The Grayhorse area is about to get high-speed internet.

The Nation recently won a $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s ...

Kay Bills appointed to Tallgrass Economic Development LLC Board

Date: April 6, 2017

Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear appointed a seasoned Osage businesswoman to the Tallgrass Economic Development LLC Board with the appointment up for confirmation ...

Gaming Enterprise Board issues inaugural newsletter

Date: March 24, 2017

TULSA, Okla. – The Osage Nation Gaming Enterprise Board released its first monthly newsletter this month as an effort to communicate more information with the Osage ...

ON Gaming Commission declares budget shortfall; Executive Branch issues hiring freeze

Date: March 16, 2017

Citing a budget shortfall, the Osage Nation Gaming Commission Board warned it could curtail its regulatory operations at the seven-Osage Casino gaming enterprise if the ...

ON Congress passes $450,000 match for grant to fund broadband internet project

Date: March 13, 2017

During the sixth special session, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress approved a $450,000 appropriation bill to pay a tribal match for a grant intended ...

Cattle operation underway on Bluestem Ranch; Nation owns 800 cows, 40 bulls and nearly 200 calves

Date: March 3, 2017

NEAR-HOMINY, Okla. – On a clear day in March, three members of the Bluestem Ranch LLC board drove to the southwest portion of the 43,000-acre ...