Government

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Congressional bill withdrawn to consider Wah-Sha-She State Park operations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the Second Osage Nation Congress to take over a former state park's operations in northeastern Osage County has been withdrawn ...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 ...

Millions in scholarships and health benefit card at risk due to differing branch opinions

Date: Nov. 15, 2011

Several legislative items, including a budget to appropriate money for the 2012 higher education scholarships and the health benefit card, are at risk of not ...

Chief Red Eagle calls Congress for 12th Special Session starting Dec. 5

Date: Nov. 3, 2011

A 12th Special Congressional Session called by Principal Chief John Red Eagle starts Dec. 5 to consider most of the legislative items remaining after the ...

Chief Red Eagle to call Congressional Special Session Nov. 10

Date: Oct. 31, 2011

Osage Nation Principal Chief John Red Eagle is calling the Second Osage Nation Congress into Special Session starting Nov. 10 to consider matters including appropriating ...

Trial set for Dec. 14 in Osage federal lawsuit against Wind Capital Group

Date: Oct. 27, 2011

Trial dates have been set for Dec. 14 and 15 in the federal court case filed against Wind Capital Group over its proposed 94-turbine wind ...

Financial Literacy workshops being held for Osage shareholders

Date: Oct. 24, 2011

The Office of the Special Trustee is holding Financial Literacy workshops to help Osage shareholders prepare for the Osage Trust Case Settlement payout Dec. 5 ...