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Osage Nation selected for TAP expansion for information sharing with national crime databases

Date: Feb. 26, 2020

The U.S. Department of Justice has selected 30 Native American tribes to participate in the expansion of the Tribal Access Program for National Crime ...

Congressional Rules and Ethics committee recommends special session for Edwards’ removal

Date: Feb. 25, 2020

Photo caption: The Congressional Rules and Ethics committee met on Feb. 25 to discuss possible ethics violations. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

The Congressional Rules and ...

Allegations arise after report of Congresswoman’s tribal judgeship are published

Date: Feb. 21, 2020

Photo caption: Yavapai-Apache Nation council members swore in Osage Nation Congresswoman Shannon L. Edwards in their council chambers on Aug. 6, 2019, to the position ...

Congresswoman selected as Associate Appellate Justice for Yavapai-Apache Nation

Date: Feb. 18, 2020

Photo caption: Yavapai-Apache Nation council members swore in Osage Nation Congresswoman Shannon L. Edwards in the council chambers to the position of Associate Appellate Justice ...

Mediation talks to begin in tribal gaming compact dispute with state

Date: Feb. 18, 2020

OKLAHOMA CITY — With 14 tribes now suing Gov. Kevin Stitt, the fate of Oklahoma’s gaming compact may be decided by a mediator rather than ...

Judge orders mediation for five tribes and Oklahoma Governor

Date: Feb. 10, 2020

Photo caption: Osage Casino patrons play roulette, one of several Class III table games under scrutiny after Gov. Kevin Stitt announced to tribes in a ...

Jeremy Reece pleads guilty to the death of Rick Holt

Date: Feb. 6, 2020

Photo caption: Jeremy Reece entered a guilty plea in the Northern District of Oklahoma on Feb. 6. Osage News

TULSA, Okla. — A Pawhuska resident has ...

Osage Nation receives letter from state intending to audit its Class III gaming

Date: Jan. 29, 2020

Photo caption: Construction work continues on the second hotel tower addition at the Tulsa Osage Casino on Jan. 15. The 145-room tower is slated for ...

Chief Standing Bear advised not to join federal gaming lawsuit ‘at this time’

Date: Jan. 28, 2020

Photo caption: Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear speaks during the groundbreaking reception of an additional hotel tower at the Osage Casino in Tulsa on July ...

More tribes join federal lawsuit over gaming compacts

Date: Jan. 24, 2020

Photo caption: Osage Casino patrons play roulette at the Tulsa location. Osage News

OKLAHOMA CITY — A fourth tribe is attempting to get involved in a ...