Archives October 2020

Indian Country health officials testify before Senate subcommittee on COVID-19

Date: Oct. 6, 2020

WASHINGTON — Officials from three national inter-tribal organizations laid bare their concerns about the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic’s effect on Indian Country.

On Sept. 30, representatives ...

TERA task force to begin research on potential agreement

Date: Oct. 6, 2020

Osage Minerals Council’s TERA task force is getting off the ground.

Although its schedule is still in flux, the Osage Minerals Council agreed at ...

Avant Public Schools moves online as other county schools contend with virus outbreaks

Date: Oct. 6, 2020

COVID-19 is forcing an Osage County school district to pivot from in-person classes to remote instruction.

On Oct. 1, officials with Avant Public Schools announced ...

Tulsa Public Schools could return to in-person instruction in November

Date: Oct. 6, 2020

TULSA — Oklahoma’s second largest brick and mortar school district is eyeing a potential return to in-person instruction come November.

On Oct. 5, Tulsa Public ...

Wahzhazhe Health Center administering flu vaccine and preparing for COVID-19 vaccine

Date: Oct. 6, 2020

The Wahzhazhe Health Center is currently administering free flu vaccines to the public.

Dr. Ron Shaw, Chief Medical officer of the WHC, said individuals do ...

Wahzhazhe Health Center releases COVID-19 Update for the week Sept. 28 – Oct. 2

Date: Oct. 5, 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 ...

ON Housing department issues payment forgiveness through December

Date: Oct. 4, 2020

Photo caption: The Osage Nation Senior Housing complex is located on the Osage campus in Pawhuska. SHANNON SHAW DUTY/Osage News

The Osage Nation Housing ...

Housing units to be added to Pawhuska Senior Housing complex

Date: Oct. 4, 2020

Photo caption: The red rectangular boxes show the areas where the additional housing units will be built in the Pawhuska Senior Housing complex. Courtesy Image ...

New deadline set for annual re-enrollment for Osage Nation Health Benefit plans

Date: Oct. 2, 2020

Osages who participate in the Osage Nation health benefit plans now have a two-month enrollment period and deadline to participate in the direct assistance health ...

Sammy Dobbs Obituary

Date: Oct. 2, 2020

Long time schoolteacher in Carlsbad, New Mexico, Sammy Dobbs passed away Sept. 29, 2020, in Frisco, TX, at the age of 91.

A graveside service ...