Government

BIA places Osage Nation Tulsa Airpark property into trust

Date: Feb. 27, 2019

Ninety-eight acres of the Osage Nation’s Tulsa Airpark property has been signed into trust.

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear signed a warranty deed to ...

Congressional Affairs Committee moves to revamp vacant OFPR

Date: Feb. 18, 2019

After months of discussion about the future of its Office of Fiscal Performance and Review, an Osage Nation Congressional committee voted to take action on ...

Details of Grayhorse Broadband project discussed at community meeting

Date: Feb. 14, 2019

Photo caption: Mark Kirk and James Lightfoot give an update on the Grayhorse Broadband Project to area citizens on Feb. 12. SHANNON SHAW DUTY/Osage ...

Osages appointed for Osage Nation board service

Date: Jan. 28, 2019

Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear appointed several Osages to serve on various boards during the final months of 2018.

Some individuals are re-appointees ...

Lintner disenrollment case rescheduled

Date: Jan. 28, 2019

A pre-trial conference in the disenrollment case of Reta Marie Lintner is rescheduled for Feb. 6 at the Osage Nation Trial Court in Pawhuska.

The ...

As shutdown ends, area federal workers prepare to go back to work

Date: Jan. 26, 2019

The end of the shutdown is in sight, albeit possibly only on a temporary basis.

On Jan. 25, both the U.S. House of Representatives ...

OMC requests tax records of payments made to county and state

Date: Jan. 23, 2019

The fourth Osage Minerals Council is asking some questions of both the state and the federal governments.

At its Jan. 4 meeting, the council voted ...

Community comes together to aid federal employees affected by partial shutdown

Date: Jan. 18, 2019

Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images

As the partial federal government shutdown stretches toward a record one-month duration, local individuals are setting up donation drives ...

Minerals Council discusses next plans concerning Osage Wind construction

Date: Jan. 17, 2019

When it comes to the future of wind farms in Osage County, the Osage Minerals Council is playing things close to the vest.

At the ...

As the partial government shutdown continues, Osage programs stay afloat

Date: Jan. 17, 2019

Photo caption: The Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations is a federally funded program administered through USDA's FNS that provides commodity foods to low-income ...