Health

Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center now offering 3-D mammography screenings for breast cancer

Date: Oct. 2, 2019

Photo caption: Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center Mammography Technician Jacqualyn Nightengale (right) assists with a patient's mammography screening at the clinic in Pawhuska. Courtesy Photo

The ...

Sixteen signs of emotional abuse in a relationship

Date: Sept. 30, 2019

No one expects to find themselves in an abusive relationship. Most relationships begin in a good way with kind words and compliments, but they can ...

Osage Nation joins fight against opioid crisis

Date: Sept. 24, 2019

Add the Osage Nation to the list of governments attempting to address the opioid crisis through litigation.

According to court records, the tribe has filed ...

Osage Congress approves $8.5 million for scholarships, $8 million for health benefit for Osages under age 65

Date: Sept. 23, 2019

The Sixth Osage Nation Congress unanimously approved an $8.5 million appropriation for the higher education scholarship fund on Sept. 12.

The bill (ONCA 19-60 ...

Osage Congress approves $4.5 million for health benefit for elders

Date: Sept. 17, 2019

In the first of several approved appropriation bills during the Tzi-Zho Session, the Sixth Osage Nation Congress passed a $4.5 million appropriation bill to ...

Bird Creek Farm builds new Aquaponics facility

Date: Aug. 8, 2019

Photo caption: A close up of some of the lettuce plants growing on July 18 at Bird Creek Farm in Pawhuska. CODY HAMMER/Osage News ...

Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center hires two new physicians

Date: Aug. 2, 2019

Photo caption: Dr. Trudy Milner and Dr. David Ross have joined the staff of the Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center. Courtesy Photo

The Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center has ...

Lamsam matched with Yale Medical School for neurosurgery residency

Date: July 19, 2019

Grayhorse District’s Layton Lamsam had to miss this year’s Inlonshka, but he has a legitimate reason.

One of two applicants matched nationwide for ...

Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Clinic earns accreditation status

Date: July 9, 2019

Photo caption: The Wah-Zha-Zhi Health Center announced it achieved prestigious accreditation from the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) in June 2019. Pictured are ...

Department of Health investigating first case of measles in Okmulgee County

Date: May 15, 2019

With the summer travel season just around the corner, the number of measles cases around the country continues to climb.

Although the disease was declared ...