Archives September 2020

Congress passes amendment to Scholarship Fund law

Date: Sept. 9, 2020

The Seventh Osage Nation Congress unanimously approved an amendment to the Scholarship Fund Act during its second special session to address unpaid invoice amounts to ...

Seventh ON Congress convenes for its first Tzi-Zho Session starting Sept. 8

Date: Sept. 8, 2020

The Seventh Osage Nation Congress will convene for its first Tzi-Zho Session starting Sept. 8 with the primary focus on considering and approving the 2021 ...

Bertha Marion (Cunningham) Cass Obituary

Date: Sept. 5, 2020

Bertha Marion (Cunningham) Cass, 85, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, at her home in Pawhuska. 

Marion was born April 23, 1935, in Pawhuska ...

James "Jamie" Alexander Smith

Date: Sept. 4, 2020

August 27, 1960 ~ August 27, 2020 (age 60)

James Alexander “Jamie” Smith of Greensboro, GA, died on Aug. 27, 2020, at the age of 60 ...

Pawhuska Village Committee members approve design plans for new Wakon Iron and chapel buildings

Date: Sept. 4, 2020

Osage Nation officials, including the Pawhuska Indian Village Committee, received a preview of design plans for a new larger Wakon Iron Community Building and chapel ...

Terry Don Kennedy Obituary

Date: Sept. 3, 2020

Terry Don Kennedy, 60, of Wynona, Oklahoma, passed away on Aug. 16, 2020, in Denver, Colorado. Terry was born on Dec. 29, 1959, in Pawhuska ...

Minerals Council Chairman warns of ‘devastating’ shareholder checks

Date: Sept. 3, 2020

The checks are not in the mail yet, but when they are, it won’t be pretty.

At the Aug. 19 Osage Minerals Council meeting ...

ONPD K9 Unit helps apprehend three suspects after high-speed chase

Date: Sept. 2, 2020

Photo caption: Given to the Osage Nation Police Department in 2015, Arc is the ONPD's narcotics dog and was instrumental in apprehending three suspects ...

Congress approves resolution authorizing Chief to negotiate updated gaming compact with state

Date: Sept. 2, 2020

With two recently decided court decisions impacting Oklahoma’s Indian Country, efforts for the Osage Nation to negotiate an updated gaming compact could start soon ...

Minerals Council to hold community meetings on Tribal Energy Resource Agreements

Date: Sept. 2, 2020

The Osage Minerals Council is looking to dispel some myths and garner community feedback about a potential energy development arrangement with the federal government.  

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