Archives October 2021

Osage Nation announces plans for a casino and hotel near The Lake of the Ozarks

Date: Oct. 30, 2021

A screenshot of Google Earth shows the area near the city of Lake Ozark the Osage Nation purchased land. Osage News

Osage Nation has announced ...

Business boards in limbo as they await AG opinion

Date: Oct. 28, 2021

Board members for the Nation's business interests await a legal opinion by Attorney General Clint Patterson on whether the boards will consolidate. Pictured is ...

Wahzhazhe Health Center expands patient eligibility for COVID-19 booster vaccine

Date: Oct. 27, 2021

Osage Minerals Council Chairman Everett Waller receives a COVID-19 booster shot from the Wahzhazhe Health Center. Courtesy Photo/ON Communications

In following updated recommendations from ...

Nation purchases two parcels of land for Council’s well-plugging efforts

Date: Oct. 27, 2021

Osage Minerals Council Chairman Everett Waller hands Tedisue Witcraft a check for $30,000 to purchase two parcels of land for storage purposes. Principal Chief ...

Osage among NEA National Heritage Fellows to be featured in film

Date: Oct. 26, 2021

2021 National Heritage Fellows (clockwise from top left): Cedric Burnside, Tom Davenport, Tagumpay Mendoza De Leon, Anita Fields, Los Lobos, Joanie Madden, Reginald “Reggio The ...

UOSC announces 2021 Fall virtual gathering set for Nov. 13

Date: Oct. 26, 2021

Attendees of a UOSC meeting take a group photo at an in-person gathering in 2020. The organization has scheduled its first in-person gathering since the ...

Lynn Star McGuire Holloway inducted into INFR Hall of Fame

Date: Oct. 25, 2021

Lynn Star McGuire Holloway and her husband Howard Holloway on Oct. 23, 2021, at the INFR Hall of Fame Luncheon in Las Vegas, Nev. Courtesy ...

Osage Nation breaks ground on Fairfax Senior Housing Complex

Date: Oct. 22, 2021

Osage Nation officials and employees "turn dirt" during a ceremonial groundbreaking for the new Fairfax Senior Housing complex. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

FAIRFAX, Okla. - Osage ...

Something wicked coming to Ponca City Casino this Halloween

Date: Oct. 21, 2021

Courtesy Photo/Osage Casinos

If you’re looking to have a ball this Halloween, check out the Osage Casino Hotel in Ponca City. The “Wicked ...

Elder Nutrition receives focus from lawmakers after breakdown in meal deliveries

Date: Oct. 20, 2021

The Elder Nutrition program is located on the Osage Nation campus in Pawhuska. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

For nearly a month, homebound elders on the ...