Archives January 2016

Osage Congress overrides vetoes, sustains budget cuts

Date: Jan. 13, 2016

The Fourth Osage Nation Congress adjourned its ninth special session on Dec. 18 after overriding vetoes issued by Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear on five ...

Wah-Zha-Zhi EcoPark in planning stages, partners with local entities

Date: Jan. 13, 2016

The Communities of Excellence department, partnering with AmeriCorps and Ta-Wa AmeriCorps programs, is working diligently to bring the concept of Wah-Zha-Zhi EcoPark to fruition.

A ...

Osage Congress passes resolution supporting hazard mitigation plan

Date: Jan. 12, 2016

The Fourth Osage Nation Congress approved a hazard mitigation plan that has been submitted to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, which will help the Nation ...

ON Congress passes Osage Village Reaffirmation Act

Date: Jan. 11, 2016

A new Osage Nation Congressional law reaffirms the relationship between the three Osage villages and the reformed ON government.

On Dec. 15, the Fourth ON ...

Osage Nation TANF helps children at Christmas with Tree of Gifts

Date: Jan. 8, 2016

Christmas time is a difficult time of year for families in need. They have to worry about their children’s Christmas and if they will ...

Osage youth begin tradition of feeding homeless during the holidays

Date: Jan. 8, 2016

The holidays are full of festivities; family, fun, shopping for most but for those less fortunate it can be a trying time and a very ...

Wahzhazhe: an Osage Ballet to hold auditions for 2016 performances

Date: Jan. 7, 2016

Wahzhazhe: An Osage Ballet is a collaborative creation that shares the story of the Osage people in an artistic way. With the heartbeat of the ...

Principal Chief Standing Bear calls for Jan. 20 Congressional special session

Date: Jan. 7, 2016

Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear issued an executive proclamation for a special session starting Jan. 20 in the Congressional Chambers in Pawhuska. Standing ...

Gunther Lee Dailey Obituary

Date: Jan. 6, 2016

Gunther Lee Dailey, “Tsi-Sho Hun-Kah”, 52 years, of Hominy, Oklahoma, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2016 at his home in Hominy.

Gunther was born ...

Charles Red Corn’s ‘A Pipe for February’ to be made into feature motion picture

Date: Jan. 6, 2016

Charles Red Corn’s “A Pipe for February” is to be made into a feature motion picture.

The adapted screenplay, written by Osage director Scott ...