Archives June 2020

OU announces two scholarships in honor of Osage ballerinas Maria and Marjorie Tallchief

Date: June 23, 2020

Photo caption: Maria (left) and Marjorie Tallchief, Osage ballerinas considered to be two of the best female dancers of the twentieth century, will be honored ...

Congress passes resolution authorizing $9.1 million PPP loan for Osage Casinos

Date: June 23, 2020

The Sixth Osage Nation Congress met for its seventh special session on May 6 to pass a resolution authorizing the Gaming Enterprise Board to sign ...

Anthony Charles Bighorse Obituary

Date: June 22, 2020

Anthony Charles Bighorse was born to Pete and Florence Bighorse on Jan. 7, 1938, in Pawhuska, Oklahoma. He passed away peacefully with family by his ...

2020 Census self-response deadline extended to Oct. 31

Date: June 22, 2020

The 2020 Census work is readjusted due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the deadline for responses is now extended to Oct. 31.

According to a ...

COVID-19 Update as of June 20, 2020

Date: June 21, 2020

Photo caption: Image by Oklahoma State Department of Health 

The Osage News is providing a weekly summary of COVID-19 data compiled by the Oklahoma State ...

Judge grants preliminary injunctive relief; halts removal trial of Edwards

Date: June 19, 2020

Photo caption: A judge has granted Congresswoman Shannon Edwards’ request for a preliminary injunction, thus preventing the 6th Osage Nation Congress from proceeding with ...

Sovereign Community School in talks to merge with Santa Fe South Charter School

Date: June 18, 2020

OKLAHOMA CITY — Thanks to financial struggles, an Indigenous-focused charter school may be merging with another charter school in order to keep its doors open come ...

Incoming board, commission members take oaths of office by telephone

Date: June 17, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Osage Nation Judicial Branch closed the Tribal Courthouse to the public in Pawhuska and conducted its operations by electronic ...

Edwards files new case in ON Trial Court; Judge to hear oral arguments Wednesday

Date: June 16, 2020

Photo caption: The Osage Nation Trial Court is located in Pawhuska on the Nation's campus. Osage News File Photo

Osage Nation Trial Court Judge ...

Osage Congress passes, votes down legislation in two special sessions

Date: June 15, 2020

In preparation for the 2021 fiscal year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, which temporarily closed the seven Osage Casinos, the Sixth Osage Nation Congress approved a ...