Archives September 2020

Osage Nation and city of Pawhuska collaborate on public Wi-Fi

Date: Sept. 30, 2020

Photo caption: A sign greets visitors to Pawhuska and the Tallgrass Prairie on Kihekah Ave. on Sept. 29. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

Public Wi-Fi is ...

Standing Bear addresses COVID-19 impacts on Nation during Tzi-Zho Session

Date: Sept. 30, 2020

Photo caption: Speaker of the Congress Angela Pratt conducts the Tzi-Zho Session on Sept. 25, 2020, while nine members of Congress and members of the ...

Osage Casinos wins 11 awards from Casino Player Magazine

Date: Sept. 29, 2020

TULSA, OKLA. - Osage Casinos received 11 awards from Casino Player Magazine, with five first-place finishes for Comps, Dealers, Video Slots, Blackjack and Casino Where You ...

West Coast Osages: We’re All Connected

Date: Sept. 29, 2020

After Covid-19, heavy smoke blanketing the West Coast from mega-forest fires was only one more thing in an unusual year.

My husband and I depend ...

Billy Joe “Bill” Bigheart Obituary

Date: Sept. 28, 2020

Billy Joe (“Bill”) Bigheart of Miami, Okla., passed away on Sept. 26, 2020, after a short illness. He was comforted in his last moments by ...

Wahzhazhe Health Center releases COVID-19 Update for the week Sept. 21-25

Date: Sept. 28, 2020

Photo caption: WHC COVID-19 Testing Data and COVID-19 Situational Data for the week of 9/21/20 - 9/25/20. These tests were exclusively performed ...

Osage News receives 16 awards from Native American Journalists Association

Date: Sept. 28, 2020

NORMAN, Okla. – The Osage News received 16 awards from the Native American Journalists Association for its 2019 coverage. The award winners were announced on Sept ...

Oklahoma Genealogical Society to present Native American special program

Date: Sept. 27, 2020

The Oklahoma Genealogical Society will present a special program entitled,

“Native American Genealogy & Research” with Rick Fogarty on Tuesday, Oct. 20 from 6 p.m ...

Motion to reinstate John D. Red Eagle prompts request for Attorney General opinion

Date: Sept. 25, 2020

Photo caption: The 7th Osage Nation Congress meets electronically via GoToMeeting on Sept. 25, 2020. Screenshot/Osage News

Congressman Joe Tillman wants to reverse the ...

2020 National Indian Taco Championship canceled due to pandemic

Date: Sept. 24, 2020

Photo caption: A photo from the 2019 National Indian Taco Championships show customers buying Indian Tacos from the Strike Axe cooking booth. The annual competition ...