Archives March 2021

Expanding COVID-19 Vaccine Access at Pawnee Indian Health Center

Date: March 10, 2021

Photo caption: Brenna Hutcheson, Public Health Nurse, PIHC, administers the Pfizer vaccine to Kristy Street, Tonkawa Tribe. Courtesy Photo/Pawnee Indian Health Service

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2021 Osage Sovereignty Day Dance canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic

Date: March 9, 2021

Photo caption: The last Osage Nation Sovereignty Day Dance was held in 2019. It was canceled in 2020 due to the novel coronavirus pandemic and ...

ON Congressmen accuse Chief Standing Bear of placing ON employees ‘in jeopardy’

Date: March 8, 2021

Osage Nation Congressmen Eli Potts, Joe Tillman and John Maker are alleging illegal treatment of Executive Branch employees by the Standing Bear administration.

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Osage Casinos officials discuss impacts to business during February winter storms

Date: March 8, 2021

Two weeks of back-to-back wintry inclement weather prompted closures and delayed openings at some of the seven Osage Casinos during February due to road conditions ...

Osage artist Lydia Cheshewalla strives to ‘leave impressions without making marks’

Date: March 4, 2021

Photo caption: Portrait of Lydia Cheshewalla, Tulsa-based Osage artist, for a Washington Post article about Indigenous women reclaiming their story. Courtesy Photo/Ryan RedCorn

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WZZHC COVID-19 vaccine event scheduled March 6 in Pawhuska

Date: March 4, 2021

The Osage Nation Health Services Wah-Zha-Zhe Health Center is hosting a COVID-19 vaccine event on Saturday, March 6 at the ON Civic Center in Pawhuska ...

Dee Ann Hughes Obituary

Date: March 4, 2021

Dee Anne Hughes, 59, of Sapulpa, Oklahoma passed away on Feb. 26, 2021, in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She was born April 27, 1961, in Pawhuska, Oklahoma ...

Mildred A. Lunsford Obituary

Date: March 4, 2021

Mildred A. Lunsford, 88, moved on to heaven into God’s arms from her home in Fairfax, Oklahoma, Monday morning on March 1, 2021, with ...

Congress passes $1.2M appropriation bill for Nation-owned building maintenance, repair costs

Date: March 4, 2021

During a one-day February special session, the Seventh Osage Nation Congress unanimously approved a $1.2 million appropriation bill to fund needed maintenance costs and ...

Nancy Ann (Russell) Graham Obituary

Date: March 3, 2021

Nancy Ann (Russell) Graham, 81, resident of Hominy, passed from this life on Feb. 25, 2021. Nancy was born on July 30, 1939, in Hominy ...