Government

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 ...

Final Steps announced on Cobell settlement and implementation

Date: Nov. 26, 2012

The Cobell class action lawsuit came to a close Nov. 24 when the period for appeals to the U.S. Supreme Court expired.

“I welcome ...

Jewell Purcell retires after 17 years of Osage Nation service

Date: Nov. 21, 2012

Longtime Osage Nation employee Jewell Purcell is enjoying some leisure time these days after retiring as Archives Department director.

Purcell retired her post on Oct ...

Third ON Congress to meet for third special session starting Dec. 3

Date: Nov. 15, 2012

The Third Osage Nation Congress will meet for its third Special Session starting Monday Dec. 3 in the Congressional Chambers with at least seven items ...

Remembering our Native Veterans on Veterans Day

Date: Nov. 12, 2012

Native Americans have been fighting in United States wars since before they were legal citizens.

According to Indian Country Today, roughly 12,000 Native Americans ...

Colorado woman's appeal in Cobell case rejected by U.S. Supreme Court

Date: Nov. 8, 2012

The U.S. Supreme Court won't consider Kimberly Craven’s challenge of the $3.4 billion Cobell settlement.

The final chapter of the landmark ...

Obama or Romney? Make the Native vote count

Date: Nov. 6, 2012

Osage publishes book on Osage Government Reform Process

Date: Nov. 1, 2012

Osage anthropologist Jean Dennison has chronicled a piece of Osage history and turned it into a book for the Osage people.

Dennison’s book, called ...

ON Police making efforts to be more accessible to community

Date: Oct. 31, 2012

Police Officers are sometimes stereotyped as arrogant, elitist and donut connoisseurs, but Osage Nation Police Officers said they are working to erase that image.

“Police ...