Archives November 2020

Union Public Schools board of education votes to drop controversial mascot

Date: Nov. 10, 2020

Photo caption: Union Public Schools board of education voted to drop its controversial mascot. Courtesy Photo

TULSA — One of Oklahoma’s largest public school districts ...

Dr. Layton Lamsam named to NCAIED 2020 Native American 40 Under 40 class

Date: Nov. 10, 2020

Dr. Layton Lamsam has been named to the 2020 class of Native American 40 Under 40 award recipients.

The National Center for American Indian Enterprise ...

AG says power to revise or modify a removal lies with the Osage People, not Congress

Date: Nov. 10, 2020

Photo caption: The Osage Nation Tribal Courthouse in Pawhuska, Oklahoma. Osage News File Photo

Toward the end of the Tzi-Zho Session in September, Congressman Joe ...

Hominy elementary school transitions to distance learning through Nov. 20

Date: Nov. 9, 2020

Photo caption: Horace Mann Elementary in Hominy, Oklahoma, will transition to distance learning through Nov. 20. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

With Oklahoma’s COVID-19 case ...

COVID-19 Update from OSDH as of Nov. 9, 2020

Date: Nov. 9, 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 ...

Osage Nation Principal Chief tests positive for COVID-19

Date: Nov. 6, 2020

Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear has tested positive for COVID-19.

“I have a headache; I have a major headache. I feel a little ...

‘The Deaths of Sybil Bolton’ reprinted by Chicago Review Press, now available

Date: Nov. 5, 2020

Photo caption: Dennis McAuliffe’s, “The Deaths of Sybil Bolton: Oil, Greed, and Murder on the Osage Reservation,” has been republished with a new cover ...

Christena Nichole Waller Obituary

Date: Nov. 5, 2020

Christena Nichole Waller, 33, passed from this life on Oct. 12, 2020, in an automobile accident in Florida. 

Nichole was born on March 3, 1987 ...

EPA grants state of Oklahoma regulating duties for fee lands in Indian Country

Date: Nov. 5, 2020

TULSA — Despite pushback from area tribes, the Environmental Protection Agency granted an expedited request from the state of Oklahoma to continue regulating environmental issues in ...

NAJA demands CNN apologize for using 'something else' to describe Native voters

Date: Nov. 5, 2020

Photo caption: A CNN anchor discusses results from an Exit Poll on Election Night Nov. 3. The graphic lumps Native Americans into the "Something Else ...