Archives October 2017

10th Circuit Court declines to rehear Wind Farm case

Date: Oct. 18, 2017

DENVER — A federal appeals court will not reconsider its ruling over whether a wind farm company conducted mining in Osage County without a permit.

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Standing Bear and Oklahoma AG hold initial meeting on water rights in the Osage

Date: Oct. 17, 2017

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear, Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter, and their legal teams met for over an hour at the Osage Nation Executive Branch ...

Osage Nation receives its first shipment of bison

Date: Oct. 17, 2017

The Osage Nation received its first shipment of bison Oct. 16 on its 43,000-acre Bluestem Ranch.

The shipment contained 20 bison from the Wichita ...

The Nutcracker Ballet coming to Pawhuska

Date: Oct. 16, 2017

The beloved ballet classic, the “Nutcracker Ballet,” is coming to the Constantine Theatre this Christmas thanks to the students of Dance Maker Performing Arts Academy ...

Willie Lawrence Rogers Jr. Obituary

Date: Oct. 16, 2017

Willie Lawrence Rogers Jr., passed away on Monday, Aug. 28 at Midland Hospice House in Topeka. Kans. He was 91, being born on Aug. 14 ...

Osage Congress approves $947,000 for FY 2018 capital asset and improvement projects

Date: Oct. 16, 2017

For the 2018 fiscal year, the Fifth Osage Nation Congress voted to approve $947,000 in proposed spending for capital asset and improvement projects.

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Two Osages to be honored at 20th Annual Dream Keepers Awards Nov. 7

Date: Oct. 13, 2017

Osage Nation Congressman Kugee Supernaw and Harry Roy Red Eagle are recipients of this year’s Dream Keepers Awards.

Supernaw and Red Eagle are among ...

Osage wrestling powerhouse is conquering Texas one title at a time

Date: Oct. 13, 2017

Hunter Robinson is a sixteen-year-old powerhouse on the wrestling mat. Her resemblance to the character Sansa Stark from the HBO series “Game of Thrones” has ...

Revised election code moves filing dates for ON Congress positions

Date: Oct. 12, 2017

For the 2018 Osage Nation general election, the filing period will change for those running for the Legislative Branch after the Fifth ON Congress passed ...

Osage Nation and Oklahoma AG to begin talks on water rights in Osage County

Date: Oct. 10, 2017

Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter will be meeting with Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear this month to discuss the “competing claims” to water rights in ...