Pawhuska Public Schools named in Epic Charter School audit findings

Date: Oct. 14, 2020

OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma charter school’s brief dealings with an Osage County school district are among the red flags raised in a new audit ...

U.S. Attorney adding prosecutors to handle growing caseload

Date: Oct. 1, 2020

TAHLEQUAH — Citing an increased caseload, two of Oklahoma’s U.S. Attorney’s Offices will be getting additional funding to bring on additional prosecutors.

As ...

Motion to reinstate John D. Red Eagle prompts request for Attorney General opinion

Date: Sept. 25, 2020

Photo caption: The 7th Osage Nation Congress meets electronically via GoToMeeting on Sept. 25, 2020. Screenshot/Osage News

Congressman Joe Tillman wants to reverse the ...

Oklahomans adjust to Muscogee (Creek) Nation’s judiciary system

Date: Aug. 17, 2020

Photo caption: A map shows the 1866 boundaries of the Five Civilized Tribes. Courtesy Photo/McGirt Court Records

TULSA — Even in a post-McGirt world, having ...

Minerals Council asks federal court for removal of wind turbines and monetary damages

Date: Aug. 6, 2020

Photo caption: Wind turbines dot the landscape on the way to Pawhuska on Highway 60. Osage News File Photo

TULSA — Despite COVID-related delays, a lawsuit ...

Former Osage LLC chairwoman being investigated by attorney general’s office

Date: July 30, 2020

Photo caption: Kay Bills takes her oath of office in 2017 to serve on the Osage LLC board of directors. Bills is currently under investigation ...

MMIW legislation stalls in Oklahoma legislature; advocates renew efforts

Date: July 17, 2020

Brenda Golden knew exactly what help she wanted from federal officials when it comes to addressing the rate of missing and murdered Indigenous people: more ...

Standing Bear: ‘Osage Nation needs the right situation’ to challenge reservation status

Date: July 9, 2020

With the U.S. Supreme Court ruling the Muscogee (Creek) Nation’s reservation is still intact, what does this mean for the Osage Nation’s ...

SCOTUS rules Muscogee (Creek) Nation reservation never formally disestablished

Date: July 9, 2020

Photo caption: The U.S. Supreme Court. Photo courtesy of NPR

WASHINGTON — In a 5-4 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court sided with the 10th ...

Ninth Special Session canceled; Congress moves forward

Date: June 30, 2020

The Ninth Special Session that was scheduled to begin on June 23 for the purpose of holding a removal trial for Congresswoman Shannon Edwards was ...