Minerals Council

Osage Minerals Council election results being questioned

Date: June 13, 2018

Osage Minerals Council candidate Cynthia Boone visits with voters and family members at her election day campsite on June 4. BENNY POLACCA/Osage News

Two ...

Osage Minerals Council election produces three incumbents and five new council members

Date: June 6, 2018

Photo Caption: Family of Margo Gray congratulates her after the election results were posted on June 4. CHALENE TOEHAY-TARTSAH/Osage News

For the second consecutive ...

Federal shake-ups could affect BIA Osage Agency

Date: May 25, 2018

With no information available about two potential federal shake-ups, Councilman Galen Crum channeled “Hogan’s Heroes” to sum up the flow of information from the ...

Osage Minerals Council not interested in compacting BIA

Date: April 10, 2018

On Jan. 29, the Osage Minerals Council authorized legal counsel to research the pros and cons of contracting or compacting (PL 93-638) the Bureau of ...

Wind companies appeal to U.S. Supreme Court after 10th Circuit rules in favor of the Osage

Date: March 13, 2018

Photo Caption: Workers for Osage Wind LLC, Enel Kansas LLC and Enel Green Power North America construct a base for a wind turbine and mining ...

Eight Osage shareholders file for candidacy in Minerals Council election so far

Date: March 8, 2018

Eight Osage shareholders interested in running for the Osage Minerals Council in the June 4 election filed for candidacy in the first week of the ...

Compacting the BIA, the Kentucky Derby and Black Gold

Date: March 7, 2018

During a special meeting, Jan. 29, the Osage Minerals Council discussed options to streamline the leasing process. One option discussed was to contract/compact (PL ...

Osage Shareholders Association to host Feb. 18 meeting at Skiatook Osage Casino

Date: Jan. 26, 2018

The Osage Shareholders Association is hosting their next quarterly meeting on Sunday, Feb. 18, at the Skiatook Osage Casino Hotel.

The meeting will run from ...

Three Osage County producers challenge EPA shutdown order

Date: Jan. 25, 2018

TULSA, Okla. — Three Osage County producers are challenging a shutdown order from the Environmental Protection Agency for seven wells along Bird Creek.

On Friday, attorneys ...

The Constitution and the Mineral Estate, Part III

Date: Jan. 16, 2018

The 1994 Constitution was dissolved June 10, 1997, by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10TH Circuit in Denver, according to “The ...