Minerals Council

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 ...

ON Supreme Court issues historic ruling in Minerals Council ethics case

Date: Sept. 12, 2016

The Osage Nation Supreme Court issued a historic opinion Friday that will affect the Osage Minerals Council in relation to how they operate within Osage ...

Man files ethics complaint on Osage official for harassment and misconduct

Date: Aug. 18, 2016

After his father’s death in November of last year, Wilhelm Murg, Jr. became the sole heir to his Osage mother’s estate.

Located southeast ...

Self-governance compact resolution withdrawn over minerals concerns

Date: Aug. 8, 2016

An Osage Nation Congressional resolution to approve the execution of a self-governance compact between the Nation and the U.S. Department of Interior failed to ...