Minerals Council

OMC increases oversight on plugging wells; producer returns 18 leases

Date: March 29, 2019

The Osage Minerals Council is about to have more oversight when it comes to plugging wells across the county.   

The council unanimously approved a multi-year ...

AG files ethics suit against Minerals Councilwoman Susan Forman

Date: March 1, 2019

Photo caption: Osage Minerals Councilwoman Susan Forman. Courtesy Photo

The Osage Nation Attorney General’s office is pursuing an ethics complaint against a member of ...

OMC requests tax records of payments made to county and state

Date: Jan. 23, 2019

The fourth Osage Minerals Council is asking some questions of both the state and the federal governments.

At its Jan. 4 meeting, the council voted ...

Minerals Council discusses next plans concerning Osage Wind construction

Date: Jan. 17, 2019

When it comes to the future of wind farms in Osage County, the Osage Minerals Council is playing things close to the vest.

At the ...

Relations between Minerals Council and Osage Agency improving, slowly

Date: Jan. 10, 2019

TULSA — With oil prices slumping nationally, tribal and federal officials at the Osage Oil and Gas Summit said they are putting a renewed emphasis on ...

Forty leases sell for minimum bid at Oil and Gas Summit

Date: Dec. 18, 2018

Photo caption: Members of Osage Minerals Council officially open the 2018 Oil & Gas Summit Dec. 12 with a ceremonial ribbon cutting at the Osage Casino ...

OMC sends ODOT proposal to ON Attorney General for review

Date: Nov. 20, 2018

The Osage Minerals Council is not quite ready to sign off on an agreement with ODOT that would facilitate road construction projects across Osage County ...

Minerals Council cuts back on committees, plans Oil & Gas Summit

Date: Oct. 26, 2018

The Osage Minerals Council may be cutting back on its committee count.

At its Oct. 17 meeting, Chairman Everett Waller charged Councilman Myron Red Eagle ...

Waller elected new Minerals Council chair after Harlan resigns

Date: Oct. 12, 2018

The Osage Minerals Council is under new leadership.

At a 15-minute special meeting on Oct. 12, the council voted 5-3 to name Everett Waller as ...

Harlan resigns as OMC chair following conflict with fellow councilwoman

Date: Oct. 10, 2018

A disagreement among members of the Osage Minerals Council has led to the resignation of the body’s chairwoman. 

Citing almost two months of conflicts ...