Archives March 2017

Special election early voting starts March 17-18

Date: March 17, 2017

The submitted absentee ballot count stands at 1,100 as of March 16, according to the Osage Nation Election Office.

The 2017 Special Election starts ...

ON Gaming Commission declares budget shortfall; Executive Branch issues hiring freeze

Date: March 16, 2017

Citing a budget shortfall, the Osage Nation Gaming Commission Board warned it could curtail its regulatory operations at the seven-Osage Casino gaming enterprise if the ...

CASA recognizes volunteers, supporters for helping abused children advocacy program

Date: March 15, 2017

CLEVELAND, Okla. – Each year, the Pawnee-Osage Court Appointed Special Advocates program relies on community support, grants, donations and volunteers to provide its advocacy services to ...

2017 Hun-Kah Congressional session to start March 27

Date: March 15, 2017

Starting March 27, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress will convene for its regular 24-day Hun-Kah Session in the Congressional chambers building in Pawhuska.

The 12-member ...

Congress passes resolutions for Grayhorse Community Building and statue of Chief Claremore

Date: March 14, 2017

Due to a change in Osage law regarding the capital asset and improvement fund, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress passed two resolutions for two separate ...


Date: March 14, 2017

KI-GTHI-WI-DO, to unite and become as one, per Francis La Flesche, “A Dictionary of the Osage Language.”

There is disunity within our Tribe as evidenced ...

More than 1,000 absentee ballots mailed in

Date: March 13, 2017

According to a March 13 postage report, more than 1,000 absentee ballots reached the Pawhuska Post Office ahead of the Osage Nation’s special ...

ON Congress passes $450,000 match for grant to fund broadband internet project

Date: March 13, 2017

During the sixth special session, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress approved a $450,000 appropriation bill to pay a tribal match for a grant intended ...

ON Congress files lawsuit over building leased for Skiatook WELA

Date: March 10, 2017

The Osage Nation Congress has filed a civil suit against a Creek County couple who signed a five-year lease agreement with the Nation for a ...

Second public hearing scheduled March 12 to discuss Bluestem Ranch

Date: March 10, 2017

The Osage Nation Congressional Commerce, Gaming and Land Committee is holding a second public hearing on Sunday March 12 to continue discussing the status and ...