Archives August 2020

Milton Joseph Cunningham Obituary

Date: Aug. 14, 2020

On August 13, 2020, at 5:37 p.m., Milton Joseph Cunningham peacefully passed away in the company of his dearest loved ones in the ...

Two Osages graduate Oklahoma CLEET Academy

Date: Aug. 12, 2020

Photo caption: Berbon K. Hamilton (far left with hat) and Lauren BigEagle (far right with hat) graduated the Oklahoma CLEET Academy in June of this ...

Missing and Murdered Native Americans Cold Case offices established in Indian Country

Date: Aug. 12, 2020

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — The Twin Cities is home to the country’s first federally-funded office solely set up to address cold cases in Indian Country. 

On ...

Conrad joins Office of the Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs team

Date: Aug. 12, 2020

Photo caption: David Conrad is the new Director of the Office of Public Affairs for the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs. Courtesy ...

Jeremy Reece sentenced to 45 years in prison for the murder of Rick Holt

Date: Aug. 12, 2020

Photo caption: Jeremy Reece has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for the 2015 death of Rick Holt. Courtesy Photo

TULSA — Almost five years ...

Pawhuska school board adopts ‘Return to Learn’ plan, requires masks

Date: Aug. 12, 2020

PAWHUSKA — At least for now, Pawhuska Public Schools will start classes in person on Aug. 20 with a mask mandate for students and staff.

However ...

Historic Preservation Office announces locations for sites visits for next five years

Date: Aug. 12, 2020

Graphic courtesy of ON Historic Preservation Office

The Osage Nation Historic Preservation Office has announced the heritage sites locations for the next five years.

Each ...

Historic Big Hill Trading Co. torn down and removed from downtown Fairfax

Date: Aug. 11, 2020

Photo caption: A vacant lot now sits where the historic Big Hill Trading Co. once stood. SHANNON SHAW DUTY/Osage News

The historic Big Hill ...

Pawhuska school board to discuss back to school plans at board meeting

Date: Aug. 10, 2020

Facing conflicting COVID-19 case counts, Pawhuska Public Schools may be adjusting its back to school plans.

On Aug. 10, Superintendent David Cash confirmed that his ...

COVID-19 Update as of Aug. 9, 2020

Date: Aug. 9, 2020

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

According to the OSDH, Oklahoma has ...