Archives August 2016

Escaping the silos

Date: Aug. 19, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS — If the saying is true: “You are what you eat,” then good nutrition is imperative for healthy communities.

The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC ...

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 ...

ON Congress passes 2016-2017 higher education scholarship levels

Date: Aug. 18, 2016

The Fifth Osage Nation Congress unanimously approved the funding levels for higher education scholarships to be awarded during the 2016-2017 academic year during the July ...

Josephine Brave Montgomery Obituary

Date: Aug. 17, 2016

Josephine Brave Montgomery was born in Hulbert, Oklahoma on Nov. 22, 1929, to Charles Brave and Maggie Lena (Woodall) Jackson. She passed away at Go ...

Chief Standing Bear visits with Rep. Frank Lucas about the Native American Languages Reauthorization Act

Date: Aug. 17, 2016

U.S. Congressman Frank Lucas visited with Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear and his administration during an Aug. 9 visit to Pawhuska.

At ...

Bluestem Ranch, LLC board seeks management lease for 43,000-acre ranch

Date: Aug. 16, 2016

The Bluestem Ranch, LLC board of directors asked Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear for a lease agreement to manage the 43,000-acre ranch. The Nation ...

Norman Ray BigEagle Obituary

Date: Aug. 15, 2016

Norman R. BigEagle, 95, of Grove, OK, passed on to the spirit world on Aug. 2, 2016. He was Hominy District Osage of the Honga ...

John Joseph Mathews, one of the most interesting men I ever met

Date: Aug. 15, 2016

Those Osages of the past, our ancestors, who over the centuries have handed down to our generation an interesting and worthwhile history. It is a ...

Frances Christine Brown Obituary

Date: Aug. 15, 2016

Frances Christine Brown, lifelong resident of Fairfax, passed peacefully at her home on Monday, August 8, 2016 surrounded by her children and family. She was ...

Osage War Memorial Commission members take their oaths

Date: Aug. 12, 2016

Five Osages appointed to the Osage War Memorial Commission took oaths for their service in pursuing a memorial project in Pawhuska.

Appointed by Principal Chief ...