Government

Congress votes down funding for new Pawhuska District buildings and permanent fund

Date: Nov. 30, 2020

Photo caption: The 7th Osage Nation Congress met virtually via GoToMeeting for the 3rd Special Session, called by Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear. Standing Bear ...

Osage Nation Congressman tests positive for COVID-19

Date: Nov. 30, 2020

Osage Nation Congressman Billy Keene has tested positive for COVID-19.

He posted about his diagnosis on his Facebook page on Nov. 30.

“Tested positive for ...

Congress passes $100K contribution to veterans memorial and $1.5 million supplement for CARES Act direct assistance

Date: Nov. 30, 2020

The National Native American Veterans Memorial opened in Washington, D.C. on Veterans Day, Nov. 11 and the Osage Nation is now among several tribal ...

Wahzhazhe Health Center to receive COVID-19 vaccine mid-December

Date: Nov. 25, 2020

Photo caption: A Wahzhazhe Health Center staff test patients for the COVID-19 virus via drive-thru testing in Pawhuska in April 2020. CODY HAMMER/Osage News ...

Tribal member donates 11 Pawhuska city lots to Osage Nation

Date: Nov. 22, 2020

Photo caption: Jacque Boulanger pictured standing in front of one of 11 Pawhuska city lots she donated to the Osage Nation on Oct. 30, 2020 ...

Congressional special session held virtually as COVID-19 cases increase

Date: Nov. 21, 2020

Photo caption: The 7th Osage Nation Congress meets virtually for the 3rd Special Session on Nov. 17, 2020. Osage News Screenshot

As COVID-19 ...

City of Hominy issues mask mandate, effective immediately

Date: Nov. 20, 2020

Photo caption: Hominy City Manager Jimmie Ratliff issued a mask mandate for the city of Hominy on Nov. 20 via Facebook Live. Osage News/Screenshot ...

Congress passes bills, resolutions in 2020 Tzi-Zho Session

Date: Nov. 16, 2020

In addition to the 2021 fiscal year budgets for government operations, the Seventh Osage Nation Congress passed several legislative items during the 2020 Tzi-Zho Session ...

AG says power to revise or modify a removal lies with the Osage People, not Congress

Date: Nov. 10, 2020

Photo caption: The Osage Nation Tribal Courthouse in Pawhuska, Oklahoma. Osage News File Photo

Toward the end of the Tzi-Zho Session in September, Congressman Joe ...

Osage Nation Principal Chief tests positive for COVID-19

Date: Nov. 6, 2020

Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear has tested positive for COVID-19.

“I have a headache; I have a major headache. I feel a little ...