Government

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 ...

Chief Red Eagle vetoes Budget Parameters Act again

Date: April 1, 2011

Osage Nation Principal Chief John Red Eagle issued his first veto message of the 2011 Huh-Kah Session on March 28, objecting to the budget parameters ...

Asst. Chief Scott BigHorse commended by Oklahoma House

Date: March 17, 2011

Assistant Principal Chief Scott BigHorse is getting a lot of accolades these days.

BigHorse was recently commended by the Oklahoma House of Representatives for “being ...

Chief Red Eagle makes two appointments to Gaming Commission

Date: March 16, 2011

PrincipalChief John Red Eagle appointed two Osages to the Nation’s Gaming Commission and both are now subject to Congressional confirmations during the Hun-Kah Session ...