Government

Osage Congress creates $600K museum collections fund

Date: Oct. 19, 2017

A newly created Osage Nation Museum Collection Fund is now established, thanks to the Fifth Osage Nation Congress who established the revolving fund to set ...

10th Circuit Court declines to rehear Wind Farm case

Date: Oct. 18, 2017

DENVER — A federal appeals court will not reconsider its ruling over whether a wind farm company conducted mining in Osage County without a permit.

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Standing Bear and Oklahoma AG hold initial meeting on water rights in the Osage

Date: Oct. 17, 2017

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear, Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter, and their legal teams met for over an hour at the Osage Nation Executive Branch ...

Osage Congress approves $947,000 for FY 2018 capital asset and improvement projects

Date: Oct. 16, 2017

For the 2018 fiscal year, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress voted to approve $947,000 in proposed spending for capital asset and improvement projects.

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Revised election code moves filing dates for ON Congress positions

Date: Oct. 12, 2017

For the 2018 Osage Nation general election, the filing period will change for those running for the Legislative Branch after the Fifth ON Congress passed ...

Osage Nation and Oklahoma AG to begin talks on water rights in Osage County

Date: Oct. 10, 2017

Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter will be meeting with Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear this month to discuss the “competing claims” to water rights in ...

David Conrad to serve on Osage Nation Energy Services board of directors

Date: Oct. 10, 2017

David Conrad, the former deputy director for the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs, has been appointed and confirmed ...

The Osage Nation reserves the second Monday in October for Osage Day

Date: Oct. 9, 2017

While many in America are celebrating Columbus Day, Indigenous Peoples Day or Native American Day, about 20,000 Osages are celebrating Osage Day.

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ON Congress passes three government branch budgets for FY 2018

Date: Oct. 2, 2017

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress voted to pass the 2018 fiscal year budgets for the Nation’s government operations in its three branches before ending ...

ON Congress honors late Osage researcher Annette Gore

Date: Sept. 28, 2017

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress honored the late Annette Moncravie Gore on Sept. 26 and presented a citation to her daughter, which honors Gore for ...