Minerals Council

Annuitants for Change ready to propose Constitutional amendments

Date: Nov. 24, 2020

Although its initial goal deadline has long passed, a group seeking to amend the Osage Nation Constitution’s language regarding the mineral estate is still ...

Questions remain as Minerals Council looks into potential TERA

Date: Nov. 12, 2020

Although a plethora of questions still remain, the Osage Minerals Council has a little more guidance as to what a potential TERA could look like ...

EPA grants state of Oklahoma regulating duties for fee lands in Indian Country

Date: Nov. 5, 2020

TULSA — Despite pushback from area tribes, the Environmental Protection Agency granted an expedited request from the state of Oklahoma to continue regulating environmental issues in ...

BIA releases final version of oil and gas environmental impact study on Osage County

Date: Oct. 22, 2020

Photo caption: The Bureau of Indian Affairs, Osage Agency on the Osage Nation campus in Pawhuska on Oct. 22, 2020. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

The ...

Settlement negotiations in Osage Wind case set to begin in 2021

Date: Oct. 8, 2020

TULSA — The ongoing Osage Wind case will start 2021 with a settlement conference.   

According to court records, a settlement conference has been ordered for Jan ...

TERA task force to begin research on potential agreement

Date: Oct. 6, 2020

Osage Minerals Council’s TERA task force is getting off the ground.

Although its schedule is still in flux, the Osage Minerals Council agreed at ...

Osage Minerals Council cancels annual Oil and Gas Summit

Date: Sept. 22, 2020

Add the 2020 Osage Oil and Gas Summit to the list of coronavirus-induced cancellations.

On Sept. 21, Osage Minerals Council member Susan Forman confirmed via ...

Osage Wind litigation advances as parties begin discovery

Date: Sept. 11, 2020

Photo caption: Contractors work on the base of a wind turbine in 2014 on the Osage Mineral Estate. Osage News File Photo

TULSA — Attorneys on ...

Minerals Council Chairman warns of ‘devastating’ shareholder checks

Date: Sept. 3, 2020

The checks are not in the mail yet, but when they are, it won’t be pretty.

At the Aug. 19 Osage Minerals Council meeting ...

Minerals Council to hold community meetings on Tribal Energy Resource Agreements

Date: Sept. 2, 2020

The Osage Minerals Council is looking to dispel some myths and garner community feedback about a potential energy development arrangement with the federal government.  

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