Health

Tulsa Public Schools switches back to distance learning for pre-K through third grade

Date: Nov. 30, 2020

TULSA — Less than three weeks after bringing back its youngest students, the state’s second largest public school district is going back to distance learning ...

Osage Nation Congressman tests positive for COVID-19

Date: Nov. 30, 2020

Osage Nation Congressman Billy Keene has tested positive for COVID-19.

He posted about his diagnosis on his Facebook page on Nov. 30.

“Tested positive for ...

Wahzhazhe Health Center to receive COVID-19 vaccine mid-December

Date: Nov. 25, 2020

Photo caption: A Wahzhazhe Health Center staff test patients for the COVID-19 virus via drive-thru testing in Pawhuska in April 2020. CODY HAMMER/Osage News ...

Congressional special session held virtually as COVID-19 cases increase

Date: Nov. 21, 2020

Photo caption: The 7th Osage Nation Congress meets virtually for the 3rd Special Session on Nov. 17, 2020. Osage News Screenshot

As COVID-19 ...

City of Hominy issues mask mandate, effective immediately

Date: Nov. 20, 2020

Photo caption: Hominy City Manager Jimmie Ratliff issued a mask mandate for the city of Hominy on Nov. 20 via Facebook Live. Osage News/Screenshot ...

COVID-19 Update from OK State Department of Health as of Nov. 19, 2020

Date: Nov. 19, 2020

Photo caption: Image by Oklahoma State Department of Health 

The Osage News is moving to a daily summary of COVID-19 data compiled by the Oklahoma ...

COVID-19 Update from OSDH as of Nov. 18, 2020

Date: Nov. 18, 2020

Photo caption: Image by Oklahoma State Department of Health 

The Osage News is providing a weekly summary of COVID-19 data compiled by the Oklahoma State ...

Pandemic and illness causes continuation of Lintner case to February 2021

Date: Nov. 18, 2020

The membership removal case of Osage Nation vs. Reta Marie Lintner has been continued to February 2021, mostly in part to COVID-19.

Legal counsel for ...

Wahzhazhe Health Center releases COVID-19 Update for the week Nov. 9-13

Date: Nov. 17, 2020

Photo caption: WHC COVID-19 Testing Data and COVID-19 Situational Data for the week of Nov. 9-13. These tests were exclusively performed by ONHS WHC staff ...

Pawhuska secondary schools' transition to distance learning through Thanksgiving Break

Date: Nov. 17, 2020

Pawhuska Public Schools’ secondary students will be staying in distance learning longer than originally anticipated.

On Nov. 15, the district announced that its junior high ...