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Osage Nation to celebrate Bluestem Ranch acquisition Aug. 24

Date: Aug. 23, 2016

The Osage Nation will celebrate the Bluestem Ranch acquisition Wednesday. The Osage Nation purchased the 43,000 acres for $74 million from media mogul Ted ...

Bluestem Ranch, LLC board seeks management lease for 43,000-acre ranch

Date: Aug. 16, 2016

The Bluestem Ranch, LLC board of directors asked Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear for a lease agreement to manage the 43,000-acre ranch. The Nation ...

Osage Nation to open Interpretive Center; intercept ‘Pioneer Woman’ traffic

Date: Aug. 11, 2016

Plans are underway to transform the former Pawhuska Pawn Shop into an Osage Interpretive Center by mid-September thanks to Osage Nation efforts to clean out ...

Media Mogul Ted Turner to attend Osage Nation celebration of Bluestem Ranch acquisition

Date: July 28, 2016

Media Mogul Ted Turner will be present at the Osage Nation celebration of the Bluestem Ranch acquisition on Aug. 24.

“We seek to preserve, protect ...

Million-dollar Tulsa Zoo sponsorship to offset Tulsa Shock move

Date: July 28, 2016

Osage Casinos CEO Byron Bighorse said the million-dollar sponsorship to the Tulsa Zoo was to augment the loss of the Tulsa Shock sponsorship when the ...

Bluestem Ranch board and Standing Bear at odds over bison

Date: June 15, 2016

The Bluestem Ranch, LLC, board announced in their last meeting they are not in favor of putting bison on the newly acquired 43,000-acre ranch ...

Tulsa Osage Casino Hotel plans updated

Date: June 13, 2016

Planning work continues on the Tulsa Osage Casino project after the Fourth Osage Nation Congress passed a resolution approving loan documents to build an expanded ...

Osage Nation buys Ted Turner’s Bluestem Ranch for just over $74M

Date: June 9, 2016

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. – Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear signed the final documents to purchase 43,000-plus acres from media mogul Ted Turner.

The transaction ...

ON Congress confirms three Osages to gaming and ONES LLC boards

Date: May 11, 2016

The Fourth Osage Nation Congress voted unanimously to confirm three Osage appointees to the Nation’s Gaming Enterprise Board and ON Energy Services (ONES) LLC ...

Osage Congress passes gaming plan amendment, loan for ranch, casino project

Date: May 10, 2016

The Fourth Osage Nation Congress passed two economic development-related resolutions during the Hun-Kah Session related to the Bluestem Ranch purchase and to fund the forthcoming ...