Government

Osage Nation Congress OK’s special election resolution

Date: Jan. 24, 2012

During the 14th Special Session, the Second Osage Nation Congress passed a resolution calling for a special election to be held Aug. 13. The special ...

Osage Congress passes Grayhorse roundhouse bill

Date: Jan. 23, 2012

The Grayhorse District can breathe a sigh of relief.

The Second Osage Nation Congress unanimously passed ONCA 12-20 Jan. 20, a bill that appropriates $550 ...

ON Congress to consider setting a special election

Date: Jan. 19, 2012

Four proposed Constitutional amendment questions related to the Osage Minerals Estate are the target of a proposed special election, which could be held in August ...

Congress votes to form committee to consider removal of ON Treasurer

Date: Jan. 5, 2012

For the first time in the Osage Nation’s history, the Second Osage Nation Congress is beginning the process to consider the removal for a ...

Congress to reconvene for 13th Special Session Jan. 4

Date: Jan. 3, 2012

Osages who are age 65 and over may receive a $500 increase to their use of the health benefit card program, pending Congressional approval.

The ...

Osage Congress authorizes casino officials to seek $27.1 million loan

Date: Dec. 28, 2011

Osage Casinos are now authorized to borrow money from other lenders rather than dipping into the Osage Nation’s coffers.

The Second Osage Nation Congress ...

Scholarship bill gets passed unanimously by ON Congress

Date: Dec. 13, 2011

Osage students will have their scholarships from the Nation.

The Second Osage Nation Congress unanimously passed an appropriation bill to fund the higher education scholarship ...

Congressional bill withdrawn to consider Wah-Sha-She State Park operations

Date: Dec. 8, 2011

An appropriation bill for the Second Osage Nation Congress to take over a former state park's operations in northeastern Osage County has been withdrawn ...

Osage Congressional election six months away

Date: Nov. 30, 2011

Election season has begun.

With the announcement of Olivia “Libbi” Gray and Jim Ryan for next year’s congressional election in June, the Osage News ...

Osage Nation awards grants to Osage County organizations

Date: Nov. 23, 2011

The Office of Strategic Planning & Grants Management awarded $275,000 in grants to 32 Osage County organizations Nov. 22.

Among those awarded were rural fire ...