Government

ON Election Board confirmed by Congress

Date: April 21, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress confirmed three Osages who will sit on the Election Board, as well as one alternate board member during the April ...

Nation to build storm shelters where Osages live, gather

Date: April 20, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress unanimously passed a bill during the Hun-Kah Session to build community storm shelters for Osage citizens and tribal government employees ...

Jerri Jean Branstetter elected Speaker for a second consecutive year

Date: April 18, 2011

Before adjourning the 2011 Hun-Kah Session on April 15, the Second Osage Nation Congress selected Jerri Jean Branstetter for a second year as Speaker. The ...

ON officials rub elbows with college basketball greats

Date: April 15, 2011

Eight Osage Nation officials and a family member attended the inaugural 2011 Wayman Tisdale Freshman of the Year Awards held at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel ...

Bill seeking audit of Osage property in Kansas fails

Date: April 14, 2011

Osage Congresswoman Shannon Edwards is the subject matter of some angry Osage shareholders lately.

Edwards introduced a bill, ONCA 11-51, during the congressional Hun-Kah session ...

Nation raises minimum wage level to $10 for government employees

Date: April 12, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress voted unanimously to raise the hourly minimum wage for ON government employees to $10 on April 7 during the Hun-Kah ...

In other Hun-Kah Session business…

Date: April 7, 2011

The 2011 Hun-Kah Session of the Second Osage Congress stretches its 24-day run to April 16. Congress has taken several legislative bills and resolutions into ...

ON Congress unanimously passes sex offender registration law

Date: April 6, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress unanimously passed legislation on April 1 to enact a sex offender registration system for the Nation, to amend the Nation ...

Wind farms possibly coming to Osage reservation

Date: April 5, 2011

Growing up on the Osage reservation one could hear the steady thumping of oil wells late into the night, and the occasional coyote. Now with ...

ON Congress to consider changes to the election code

Date: April 4, 2011

With just over a year to go before the 2012 election, the Second ON Congress is considering a new election code for the Nation during ...