Archives August 2015

Standing Bear on status of Mineral Estate: ‘Pandora’s box has been opened’

Date: Aug. 31, 2015

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear met with the Third Osage Minerals Council in a Special Meeting Aug. 31 to discuss possible legislation being formed by ...

Osage Casino officials announce preliminary plans for Tulsa casino and hotel

Date: Aug. 28, 2015

Osage Casino officials announced preliminary plans for a new Tulsa casino, which include a 132-room hotel and conference facility to go with a larger gaming ...

Tax Commission offering District tags

Date: Aug. 28, 2015

Feeling pride for your Osage District? Personalize your vehicle with the Osage Nation Tax Commission’s personalized District tags.

Tags specifying Grayhorse, Hominy and Pawhuska ...

Pawhuska Osage Casino opens in newer trailers

Date: Aug. 28, 2015

An orange “Now Open” sign is posted to the side of the Pawhuska Osage Casino now open in new modular buildings.

The casino relocated its ...

Reorganization and budget cuts affect Child Support Services

Date: Aug. 27, 2015

In 2012 the Osage Nation Child Support Services was an award-winning model for tribes in Indian Country, with a six-member staff, including an investigator.

Today ...

Pumpkins and Pecans, Bird Creek Farms is hopeful for plentiful crops

Date: Aug. 27, 2015

The workers of Communities of Excellence and AmeriCorps are working hard trying to rid the Bird Creek Farm’s Pumpkin patch of animals that are ...

ON Education Department director ‘involuntarily terminated’

Date: Aug. 26, 2015

Osage Nation Education Director, Ida Doyle, has been “involuntarily terminated,” according to Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear.

Doyle, who helmed the ON Higher Education Scholarship ...

Northern California Osage meeting set for Sept. 26 in Petaluma

Date: Aug. 26, 2015

The Northern California Osage fall gathering is scheduled Saturday Sept. 26 starting at 10 a.m. at the Community Center in Petaluma.

The NCO meeting ...

BIA Director to discuss issues involving Mineral Estate Sept. 9

Date: Aug. 25, 2015

Bureau of Indian Affairs Director, Mike Black, will give a presentation to Osage citizens about the current condition of the Osage Minerals Estate.

The presentation ...

United States asks judge to halt construction of second wind farm

Date: Aug. 25, 2015

The United States is asking a federal judge to halt the construction of a second wind farm project called Mustang Run. If the judge denies ...