Archives August 2020

COVID-19 Update as of Aug. 23, 2020

Date: Aug. 23, 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 ...

Wakon Iron RedCorn Sr. Obituary

Date: Aug. 20, 2020

Wakon Iron RedCorn Sr., 86, of Pawhuska, OK, passed away on August 17, 2020, in Pawhuska, OK.

Wakon was born in Pawhuska to Raymond Wesley ...

Avant Public Schools pushes back start date to Sept. 8

Date: Aug. 20, 2020

Photo caption: Avant High School. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

Another Osage County school district is adjusting its back to school calendar due to local COVID-19 ...

Wahzhazhe Health Center reports low percentage of COVID-19 test results

Date: Aug. 19, 2020

As cases of the COVID-19 virus continue to rise in Oklahoma, the Wahzhazhe Health Center is reporting a low percentage of overall cases, in part ...

Pawhuska Public Schools amends ‘Return to Learn’ plan at special meeting

Date: Aug. 19, 2020

Despite a spike in the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Osage County, Pawhuska Public Schools will still start in-person instruction on Aug. 20 with ...

A day to celebrate the Oklahoma City Indian Clinic

Date: Aug. 18, 2020

The Oklahoma City Indian Clinic has its own day.

In 2009, then-OKC Mayor Mick Cornett, proclaimed Aug. 19 the day to celebrate the nonprofit clinic ...

Enduring Indigenous values and finding new ways to tell our stories during this time of pandemic

Date: Aug. 17, 2020

This year the world changed in a way that many of us would never have dreamed possible. The Covid-19 pandemic has swept across the planet ...

Oklahomans adjust to Muscogee (Creek) Nation’s judiciary system

Date: Aug. 17, 2020

Photo caption: A map shows the 1866 boundaries of the Five Civilized Tribes. Courtesy Photo/McGirt Court Records

TULSA — Even in a post-McGirt world, having ...

COVID-19 Update as of Aug. 16, 2020

Date: Aug. 16, 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 ...

Barnsdall Public Schools pushes back start date due to COVID-19

Date: Aug. 15, 2020

Just days before classes were set to begin, Barnsdall Public Schools is pushing back the start of the fall 2020 semester by one week due ...