Government

ON Judicial Branch, Courthouse extends COVID-19 precautions through Dec. 31

Date: Oct. 23, 2020

Citing the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic with increased patient cases, the Osage Nation Judicial Branch and Courthouse will remain closed except for appointments through Dec. 31 ...

Final documents signed placing Pawhuska, Bartlesville lands in trust for gaming expansion

Date: Oct. 19, 2020

Photo caption: On Sept. 21, Osage Nation gaming and federal officials joined Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear at the Executive Branch office in Pawhuska to ...

Seventh ON Congress passes FY 2021 government budgets

Date: Oct. 13, 2020

The Osage Nation government is now operating under its 2021 fiscal year after the Seventh ON Congress approved the respective three-branch budgets and affiliated budgets ...

Pawhuska Village Committee declines proposed broadband tower project

Date: Oct. 9, 2020

Photo caption: A photo shows a view of Wakon Iron Hall from the street entrance on East Boundary in Pawhuska. Osage News File Photo

Citing ...

Indian Country health officials testify before Senate subcommittee on COVID-19

Date: Oct. 6, 2020

WASHINGTON — Officials from three national inter-tribal organizations laid bare their concerns about the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic’s effect on Indian Country.

On Sept. 30, representatives ...

ON Housing department issues payment forgiveness through December

Date: Oct. 4, 2020

Photo caption: The Osage Nation Senior Housing complex is located on the Osage campus in Pawhuska. SHANNON SHAW DUTY/Osage News

The Osage Nation Housing ...

Housing units to be added to Pawhuska Senior Housing complex

Date: Oct. 4, 2020

Photo caption: The red rectangular boxes show the areas where the additional housing units will be built in the Pawhuska Senior Housing complex. Courtesy Image ...

Repeal of Regional Gathering Fund fails during Tzi-Zho Session

Date: Oct. 2, 2020

Photo caption: John HorseChief (right) of the Wahzhazhe Cultural Center discusses the Osage men's dance clothing display at a Nov. 4, 2017, United Osages ...

U.S. Attorney adding prosecutors to handle growing caseload

Date: Oct. 1, 2020

TAHLEQUAH — Citing an increased caseload, two of Oklahoma’s U.S. Attorney’s Offices will be getting additional funding to bring on additional prosecutors.

As ...

Osage Nation and city of Pawhuska collaborate on public Wi-Fi

Date: Sept. 30, 2020

Photo caption: A sign greets visitors to Pawhuska and the Tallgrass Prairie on Kihekah Ave. on Sept. 29. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

Public Wi-Fi is ...