Osage testifies before U.S. Senate Committee on Indigenous Rights

Date: July 5, 2011

When Hawaiian Senator Daniel Akaka asked Ryan Red Corn what does the United Nation’s Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples mean to him ...

U.S. Supreme Court to make decision on Osage Reservation status case today

Date: June 23, 2011

Today the United States Supreme Court is scheduled to decide whether to hear the Osage Reservation status case against the Oklahoma Tax Commission.

The Supreme ...

Cobell settlement approved Monday

Date: June 22, 2011

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Monday approved a $3.4 billion settlement over mismanaged Indian royalties in a case that represents the largest class-action ...

ON Election Board destroys ballots from the June 2010 general election

Date: June 20, 2011

No rubber bands were harmed when the Osage Nation Election Board Office destroyed hundreds of paper ballots cast during last summer’s general election.

On ...

Chief Red Eagle not in favor of Wind farms

Date: June 15, 2011

The Osage Nation, largely left out of discussions regarding commercial wind farms planned west of Pawhuska, is taking a stand against them.

On Monday, Principal ...

Congress subpoenas Executive Branch officials for questions on tax documents

Date: June 8, 2011

The Second Osage Nation Congress issued two subpoenas for the Nation’s Treasurer and Human Resources director to appear before the Congressional Affairs Committee regarding ...

Chief Red Eagle issues ‘gag order’ on Nation’s directors

Date: April 29, 2011

In the words of Osage Congressman William “Kugee” Supernaw in his email newsletter, “GOOD GOLLY GRANNY!! IT’S ANOTHER GAG ORDER.”

A communication directive was ...

Chief Red Eagle vetoes tax law amendment

Date: April 27, 2011

Osage Nation Principal Chief John Red Eagle vetoed two bills less than 24 hours before the ON Congress wrapped the 2011 Hun-Kah Session. Congress unsuccessfully ...

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 ...