Culture

Osage Nation commemorates 75th anniversary of Tinker Air Force Base

Date: April 18, 2017

The Osage Nation is commemorating the 75th anniversary of Tinker Air Force Base named after the late Maj. Gen. Clarence Tinker, an Osage born just ...

WELA facilities and Immersion School to get artwork by Osage artist mother and daughter

Date: April 10, 2017

FAIRFAX, Okla. – Wendy Ponca knelt on the brand-new floor of the newly-opened Fairfax Wah-Zha-Zhi Early Learning Academy on March 30 to trace the tiny body ...

Osage opera singer performs title role in U.S. premiere of ‘The Perfect American’

Date: April 7, 2017

The U.S. debut of Phillip Glass’ award-winning opera “The Perfect American” featured Osage operatic baritone Justin Ryan in the title role of Walt Disney ...

Fairfax Community Foundation making efforts to restore the Tall Chief Theatre

Date: April 4, 2017

FAIRFAX, Okla. – For nearly 60 years, no one has stepped foot in the Tall Chief Theatre. The theatre is a reminder of days gone past ...

Fifth Osage Nation Congress honors three former Osage Tribal Councilwomen

Date: March 31, 2017

In honor of Women’s History Month, three former Osage Tribal Councilwomen were honored by the Fifth Osage Nation Congress on the fifth day of ...

Missouri State Historic Preservation Office holding Osage remains despite Natl. NAGPRA Committee finding

Date: March 30, 2017

The Missouri State Historic Preservation Office is not responding to repeated requests from the Osage Nation for the human remains and funerary objects the National ...

Osage Nation Museum Curator selected for fellowship

Date: March 28, 2017

Osage Nation Museum Curator Hallie Winter has won a travel fellowship to attend the American Alliance of Museums Annual Meeting and Museum Expo in St ...

Congress passes resolutions for Grayhorse Community Building and statue of Chief Claremore

Date: March 14, 2017

Due to a change in Osage law regarding the capital asset and improvement fund, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress passed two resolutions for two separate ...

Dancing Around the Drum

Date: March 9, 2017

My first memory, or what I can still remember, of the In-Lon-Schka Pawhuska dances was when I was about five years old in the year ...

Osage Culture Traveling Trunk touring Missouri schools

Date: March 9, 2017

The Osage culture is being presented in Missouri schools in the form of an “Osage Culture Traveling Trunk,” a partnership between the Osage Nation and ...