Government

Phone conference begins Hun-Kah Session; Edwards wants committee members investigated

Date: March 30, 2020

It was a relatively normal beginning day for the Osage Congressional Hun-Kah Session. Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear made his opening address, Speaker Joe Tillman ...

Congress members file legislation for March 30 Hun-Kah Session

Date: March 29, 2020

The Sixth Osage Nation Congress meets for its 2020 Hun-Kah Session starting March 30 in Pawhuska for the first of two regular sessions held each ...

Candidates extend their campaigns online

Date: March 27, 2020

With the novel coronavirus COVID-19 and safety measures for the country top of mind, the Osage Nation General Election is moving forward.

“Social distancing,” mandatory ...

Wahzhazhe Health Center braces for surge of patients due to COVID-19

Date: March 25, 2020

Photo caption: A triage tent is set up outside the front doors of the Wahzhazhe Health Center in Pawhuska. Patients will be screened for COVID-19 ...

Election Office draws for candidate name placement on 2020 ballot

Date: March 25, 2020

Photo caption: The Osage Nation Election Office held a drawing on March 20 for the order in which the candidates will appear on the ballot ...

Election Board certifies all 15 Osage Congressional candidates for 2020 election

Date: March 24, 2020

Photo caption: From left, top row: Joe Tillman (incumbent), Jodie Revard, Michael Bristow, Colt Herren, John Maker (incumbent), Melissa Dailey, Jim Trumbly. Bottom row, from ...

ON Election Board hires printing company for 2020 election mailings

Date: March 24, 2020

The Osage Nation Election Board is hiring a Broken Arrow-based printing company for its planned mailings to Osage voters for the 2020 general election including ...

Congressional Hun-Kah Session in question amid COVID-19 outbreak

Date: March 23, 2020

With coronavirus COVID-19 spreading concerns at issue, Osage Nation Congressional Speaker Joe Tillman declared an emergency for the Legislative Branch by directing the Congressional offices ...

Chief Standing Bear declares state of emergency and sends non-essential personnel home

Date: March 20, 2020

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear declared a Public Health State of Emergency on March 19. Following that declaration, all non-essential Osage Nation employees were directed ...

Wahzhazhe Cultural Center, cultural entities close to public due to coronavirus

Date: March 19, 2020

Citing increased proactive measures due to the coronavirus spread, the Wahzhazhe Cultural Center in Pawhuska is canceling its cultural classes and will be closed to ...