Minerals Council

Osage Minerals Council votes to sue Osage Nation over Mineral Estate ownership

Date: Sept. 24, 2017

In a vote of 4-3, the Third Osage Minerals Council passed a resolution Sept. 20 to sue the Osage Nation over ownership of the Osage ...

Minerals Council working on digitizing records to aid oil producers hindered by FOIA

Date: Aug. 28, 2017

Well records are derived from oil and gas leases, and are maintained by the Bureau. These records have always been available to producers as a ...

Osage Minerals Council plugging seeping natural gas wells near Pawhuska High School

Date: Aug. 23, 2017

The Osage Minerals Council, with the financial assistance from the Oklahoma Office of Emergency Management, has already plugged one of two seeping natural gas wells ...

10th Circuit upholds scope of accounting by lower court in Fletcher case

Date: May 23, 2017

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the Northern District Court’s ruling in the case Fletcher v. United States. The U.S ...

Osage Nation Congress votes ‘no confidence’ in BIA Superintendent Robin Phillips

Date: April 12, 2017

On Day 13 of the Hun-Kah Session, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress passed three pieces of legislation, which includes two Osage law amendments and a ...

Shareholder’s request for OMC financial records dismissed by ON Trial Court

Date: March 2, 2017

Osage Nation Trial Court Associate Judge Lisa Otipoby-Herbert dismissed Patricia Spurrier Bright’s request for financial records from the Osage Minerals Council on Feb. 24 ...

Joint meeting scheduled to discuss increasing oil and gas production in the Osage

Date: Jan. 10, 2017

A joint meeting has been called to discuss possible solutions to restart oil and gas production in the Osage.

The meeting involves the Third Osage ...

Osage shareholder sues Minerals Council for financial records

Date: Dec. 14, 2016

Patricia Spurrier Bright is suing the Third Osage Minerals Council for not honoring a request for financial records.

Spurrier Bright, an Osage shareholder, filed suit ...

Oil and Gas Summit set for Dec. 7 at Osage Casinos-Skiatook

Date: Nov. 29, 2016

The Osage Minerals Council announced its lineup for the 2016 Osage Oil & Gas Summit scheduled Wednesday, Dec. 7 at the Skiatook Osage Casino and Hotel ...

I felt the earth move

Date: Oct. 6, 2016

By Sept. 7 the United States Geological Survey had upgraded the Sept. 3 earthquake near Pawnee with a 5.8 magnitude. Folks were asking one ...