Business

Nation signs unprecedented deal with energy giant TransCanada

Date: Feb. 3, 2015

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear asked for energy giant TransCanada to recognize the Osage Nation’s ancestral territories in an unprecedented deal, and the company ...

Nation to accept bids for construction on Fairfax Child Care and Senior Center in March

Date: Jan. 20, 2015

The Nation will accept bids for construction on the Fairfax Child Care and Senior Center in March.

Nearly two years have passed since the planning ...

Osage LLC shutters two subsidiaries, making short-term plans

Date: Jan. 13, 2015

2015 will be a year of rebuilding for the Osage Limited Liability Company as its board completes a revised short-term plan after shuttering two subsidiaries ...

Native American Business Conference coming to Tulsa in May

Date: Jan. 9, 2015

Our Native American Business Network has chosen Tulsa, Okla., for their 11th Annual Native Trading at the River Conference.

The Muscogee (Creek) Nation will ...

Byron Bighorse hired as Osage Casinos CEO

Date: Dec. 31, 2014

Byron Bighorse is now formally the CEO of the Osage Casinos seven-casino gaming enterprise.

In a Dec. 30 statement, the Osage Nation Gaming Enterprise Board ...

Chief Standing Bear signs lease for Fairfax grocery store

Date: Dec. 23, 2014

The lease for a new grocery store for the Fairfax community is signed and ALLS Grocery Inc. can now begin preparations to open a full-service ...

Vacancies filled on Gaming Commission and Gaming Board

Date: Dec. 5, 2014

Michael Kidder, who is now serving an interim term, now occupies the vacant position on the Osage Nation Gaming Commission.

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear ...

Chief Standing Bear raises spending concerns to gaming board

Date: Nov. 14, 2014

TULSA, Okla. – Oct. 15 marked the start of a new fiscal year for the Osage Nation Gaming Enterprise Board, but its members received the task ...

Byron Bighorse named interim Osage Casino CEO

Date: Nov. 14, 2014

The Osage Nation Gaming Enterprise Board selected Byron Bighorse as interim Osage Casino CEO for the Nation’s seven-casinos on Oct. 15.

Bighorse (Osage) was ...

Olujic pays $20,000; Nov. 14 hearing set for Lobdell

Date: Nov. 7, 2014

On Oct. 7, the Osage Nation Gaming Commission voted unanimously to suspend the gaming licenses for acting Osage Casino CEO Joe Olujic, CFO Richard Lobdell ...