Government

Bills and resolutions filed for 2021 Hun-Kah Session

Date: April 8, 2021

Photo caption: The 7th Osage Nation Congress met for the Hun-Kah Session on April 6. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

In preparation for the 2021 Osage ...

Congress passes $74,000 grant for water equipment improvements west of Pawhuska

Date: April 5, 2021

Photo caption: Osage Nation Assistant Principal Chief Raymond Red Corn speaks to the Osage Nation Congress during a special session on March 11 in Pawhuska ...

Standing Bear delivers virtual 2021 State of the Nation

Date: March 31, 2021

Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear delivered his 2021 State of the Nation virtually on March 12 as the COVID-19 pandemic continued and vaccination ...

Osage officials laud Deb Haaland’s historic confirmation as Interior Secretary

Date: March 30, 2021

Photo caption: Deb Haaland is now serving as the 54th Secretary of the Interior making her the first Native American to serve as a Cabinet ...

Osage Nation Congress to convene for 2021 Hun-Kah Session starting March 29

Date: March 14, 2021

The Seventh Osage Nation Congress will meet for its 2021 Hun-Kah Session starting Monday, March 29 at 10 a.m.

This is the first 24-day ...

UOSC hosts inaugural virtual gathering, hears Osage government updates

Date: March 14, 2021

With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic entering its second year, the United Osages of Southern California hosted its first virtual gathering on Feb. 20 inviting the ...

Emergency Rental Voucher Assistance Program Expanded Statewide

Date: March 10, 2021

In one of the last bills signed by former President Trump, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, included $800 million for Native American Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA ...

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.

In a ...

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 ...

WZZHC now offering COVID-19 vaccine to Osages, Natives age 18 and older

Date: March 1, 2021

Photo caption: A Wah-Zha-Zhe Health Center nurse administers the COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccinating event at the Osage Casinos Skyline Event Center in Tulsa on ...