Archives September 2019

Native American Journalists Association awards Osage News with 12 awards for 2018 coverage

Date: Sept. 20, 2019

Photo caption: From left: Osage News Columnist Ruby Hansen Murray, Reporter Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton and Senior Reporter Benny Polacca hold up their awards at the 2019 ...

Osage Nation joins Pawhuska Public School for Professional Development Day

Date: Sept. 20, 2019

Every year before school starts, Pawhuska Public School teachers and administrators meet for professional development workshops in order to prepare for the fall semester. This ...

Sacred Spaces

Date: Sept. 20, 2019

In late August, I spent two weeks at the Mineral School, a small residency for artists and writers on the shoulders of Mt. Rainier, an ...

Osage Congress passes resolution rejecting Gov. Stitt’s proposal to renegotiate gaming compacts

Date: Sept. 18, 2019

On Day 6 of the 2019 Tzi-Zho Session, the Sixth Osage Nation Congress unanimously approved a resolution rejecting Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt’s proposal to ...

Osage Nation Attorney General resigns after arrest

Date: Sept. 17, 2019

Photo caption: Holli Wells has resigned as the Osage Nation's Attorney General following an arrest for DUI. She is shown in this photo after ...

Osage Congress approves $4.5 million for health benefit for elders

Date: Sept. 17, 2019

In the first of several approved appropriation bills during the Tzi-Zho Session, the Sixth Osage Nation Congress passed a $4.5 million appropriation bill to ...

ONES LLC sells its Pawhuska building off Highway 99

Date: Sept. 16, 2019

Photo caption: The Osage Nation Environmental Solutions LLC owned this commercial-zoned building south of Pawhuska for about five years, which was sold in August 2019 ...

Tzi-Zho Session opens with stress on priorities for FY 2020 budgets

Date: Sept. 16, 2019

Photo caption: Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear gives his address on the opening day of the 2019 Congressional Tzi-Zho Session on Sept. 3. Screenshot of ...

Texas Osage Association meeting scheduled for Nov. 23

Date: Sept. 15, 2019

The Fall Texas Osage Association meeting will be held on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at ...

Jamie Nicole Bear Obituary

Date: Sept. 13, 2019

Jamie Nicole Bear, 29, of Bartlesville, Okla., passed away on Sept. 10, 2019. She was born in Tulsa, Okla., on Dec. 15, 1989, to Curtis ...