Government

Happy Osage Day!

Date: Oct. 9, 2011

The Osage Nation will celebrate Osage Day Oct. 10 by closing all Nation offices for holiday. A dance will be held Oct. 9 at Wakon ...

Wilson Pipestem finishes what his father helped start

Date: Oct. 6, 2011

As night fell Wilson Pipestem would watch his father walk through the doors of their home and make his way to his home office.

Pipestem ...

Six years worth of missing BIA records prompted filing of Osage Trust Case

Date: Oct. 5, 2011

Former Osage Principal Chief Charles Tillman knew something was wrong when the Bureau of Indian Affairs was missing 67 percent of the documentation on the ...

Principal Chief John Red Eagle signs Merit Pay for Performance into law

Date: Oct. 4, 2011

Osage Nation Principal Chief John Red Eagle signed the Merit Pay for Performance into law Oct. 4, just in time for the new fiscal year ...

Pay for performance listed in Chief Red Eagle’s FY 2012 budget

Date: Oct. 4, 2011

Congress passed the FY 2012 budget for Chief Red Eagle’s office with an 8-2 vote Sept. 30.

After facing Congressional budget meetings and debate ...

Market raises and education bonuses cornerstone of Merit implementation

Date: Oct. 4, 2011

Many things are changing in the Nation’s Executive Branch as employees will receive Merit Pay for Performance bonuses for the first time in the ...

Congressional subpoena debate over Treasurer emails heading to court

Date: Oct. 3, 2011

The debate between the Second Osage Nation Congress and the Executive Branch over Treasurer William Kemble’s subpoenaed emails is heading for the courtroom.

A ...

Congress to issue report on July subpoena meetings during Tzi-Zho Session

Date: Sept. 1, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress is preparing to issue a report regarding the July subpoena interviews with Treasurer William Kemble and the Accounting Department staff ...

Nation announces 2011 Targeted Emergency Services Grant

Date: Sept. 1, 2011

The Osage Nation is announcing its 2011 Targeted Emergency Services Grant in which eligible rural emergency response entities in Osage County can apply for up ...

2011 Tzi-Zho Congressional Session starts Sept. 6

Date: Aug. 29, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress will meet for the annual Tzi-Zho Session starting Sept. 6 in the Congressional Chambers on the ON government campus.

This ...