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AARP Oklahoma accepting nominations for 2021 Indian Elder Honorees

Date: Feb. 4, 2021

AARP Oklahoma is now accepting nominations for the 13th annual AARP Oklahoma Indian Elder Honors, which celebrates 50 Native American elders who have positively impacted ...

First Peoples Fund names Francis 'Rock' Pipestem to 2021 Cultural Capital Fellows

Date: Feb. 3, 2021

The First Peoples Fund, one of the oldest national organizations dedicated to supporting Native American artists and culture bearers, named Francis “Rock” Pipestem to their ...

Osage songwriter wins Country Songwriter of the Year from Texas Country Music Association

Date: Jan. 29, 2021

Photo caption: Osage songwriter Walker Martin holds his award from the Texas Country Music Association on Dec. 6, 2020, at the Tallgrass Prairie Preserve. Martin ...

Location manager for upcoming Scorsese film speaks with Pawhuska business owners

Date: Jan. 28, 2021

Photo caption: In May, Kihekah Avenue in Pawhuska will be transformed into 1920s downtown Fairfax for the upcoming film based on David Grann's bestselling ...

Tinker AFB cancels 2021 air show due to COVID-19 pandemic

Date: Jan. 25, 2021

Photo caption: Tinker Air Force Base is named for the late Maj. Gen. Clarence Tinker, an Osage born just north of Pawhuska who perished in ...

Elders can experience Domestic Violence

Date: Jan. 19, 2021

A Native American is usually considered an elder when they are above the age of 60 to 65, although it varies from tribe to tribe ...

Save the date: Northern California Osage holding virtual gathering Jan. 23

Date: Jan. 6, 2021

The Northern California Osage is holding a virtual gathering on Jan. 23 for the region’s Osage citizens.

With the COVID-19 pandemic ongoing and prompting ...

Creativity 2020: Art from the Community celebrates enduring strength of Osage culture

Date: Jan. 6, 2021

Photo caption: Artwork submitted for the ONM's latest exhibit, "Creativity 2020: Art from the Community." The exhibit debuted Dec. 18, 2020, and will run ...

2020 Year in Review: From the front pages of the Osage News

Date: Jan. 3, 2021

JANUARY

Congressional candidate filing period starts Feb. 4

The candidacy filing period for Osages interested in running for the Seventh Osage Nation Congress in the ...

Tulsa Indian Affairs Commission declares Dec. 31 as Native American Day of Prayer and Blessing

Date: Dec. 30, 2020

Photo caption: In 2019, Princesses from different Oklahoma tribal nations attended the Native American Day festivities in Tulsa. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

The Greater Tulsa ...