Government

Election hearing brings voter and candidate issues back to forefront

Date: Feb. 14, 2013

An election hearing, aimed at getting answers to some of the alleged glitches with the 2012 Osage election, addressed comments and questions about the absentee ...

ON Strategic Planning Steering Committee gets a makeover

Date: Feb. 11, 2013

The Osage Nation Executive Branch has put together a new Strategic Planning Steering Committee.

“We want to communicate to tribal members and employees that there ...

ON government officials pursuing low-income housing addition near Skiatook

Date: Jan. 30, 2013

The Osage Nation Housing Department is developing plans to build a housing project near Skiatook for eligible Osage and non-Osage Native Americans based on their ...

ON Election Office seeking voter input on election process

Date: Jan. 23, 2013

The Osage Nation Election Office is seeking voter input on the tribal election process as it considers possible amendments to the election law.

The ON ...

Third ON Congress votes to change Hun-Kah Session start date

Date: Jan. 11, 2013

The 2013 Congressional Hun-Kah Session will commence one week later than usual starting March 25 after the Third Osage Nation Congress unanimously passed a bill ...

First round of Cobell settlement sent to Indian Country

Date: Dec. 21, 2012

The first round of settlement checks for the historical class-action case of Cobell v. Salazar have been mailed and are reportedly reaching Native Americans across ...

Osage Foundation’s Christmas Celebration a success

Date: Dec. 18, 2012

The Osage Nation Foundation hosted their first annual Osage Christmas Celebration Dec. 15 and it was a success.

“The event went well and we definitely ...

Third ON Congress passes resolution to borrow $10 million for master plan

Date: Dec. 14, 2012

The Osage Nation is one step closer to financing the first phase of construction for the long-awaited master plan for a new Osage campus. Once ...

Awardees for Community Challenge Grants announced

Date: Dec. 11, 2012

Seven community organizations received the Osage Nation Community Challenge Grant for 2012.

A total of $126,493 was awarded to organizations within Osage County. The ...

Chief Red Eagle issues executive order changing supervisory authority for ONPD

Date: Dec. 5, 2012

Osage Nation Principal Chief John Red Eagle issued an executive order removing Attorney General Jeff Jones’ supervisory authority of ON Police Chief Nick Williams. Williams ...