Health

Health workers to administer COVID-19 vaccine at Wahzhazhe Health Center

Date: Dec. 15, 2020

As the COVID-19 vaccine is being administered around the country for the first time outside of drug trials, the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine will soon be administered ...

IHS expecting 68,000 COVID vaccine doses by year’s end

Date: Dec. 13, 2020

Photo caption: Boxes containing the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine are prepared to be shipped at the Pfizer Global Supply Kalamazoo manufacturing plant in Portage, Michigan, Sunday ...

Dec. 15 deadline approaching for Osage Health Benefit enrollment for 2021

Date: Dec. 11, 2020

The deadline to apply for the Osage Nation Health Benefit program for the 2021 calendar year is midnight on Dec. 15 for all Osages wanting ...

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 ...