Government

Congress again votes down efforts to fund new Pawhuska Village buildings, replenish permanent fund

Date: Dec. 29, 2020

After debate and discussion that mirrored the November special session, the Seventh Osage Nation Congress again voted down a bill during its Dec. 15 special ...

Strategic Plan update will shape policy for next five years

Date: Dec. 16, 2020

After months of meetings around the country and both online and paper surveys, the results for the Strategic Plan update are in.

The first Strategic ...

ON Congress confirms several board members during 2020 Tzi-Zho Session

Date: Dec. 14, 2020

The Seventh Osage Nation Congress confirmed several individuals to serve on various ON boards and commissions during the 2020 Tzi-Zho Session.

On Oct. 2 before ...

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 ...