Archives December 2020

Tulsa Indian Affairs Commission declares Dec. 31 as Native American Day of Prayer and Blessing

Date: Dec. 30, 2020

Photo caption: In 2019, Princesses from different Oklahoma tribal nations attended the Native American Day festivities in Tulsa. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

The Greater Tulsa ...

A change in name brings peace, comfort and understanding

Date: Dec. 30, 2020

Photo caption: (Left) Richard Lookout RulingHisSun, stands in front of the Lookout Family Native American Church outside of Pawhuska, Oklahoma. He officially changed his middle ...

Billboards deliver public health message and highlight Osage artist’s work

Date: Dec. 30, 2020

Photo caption: Osage artist Addie Roanhorse stands near one of the billboards she helped design for Osage Nation Public Health Nurse, Jaime Clark. CODY HAMMER ...

Congress again votes down efforts to fund new Pawhuska Village buildings, replenish permanent fund

Date: Dec. 29, 2020

After debate and discussion that mirrored the November special session, the Seventh Osage Nation Congress again voted down a bill during its Dec. 15 special ...

New Year’s Eve Handgame in Pawhuska Village canceled due to pandemic

Date: Dec. 29, 2020

Photo caption: Eddy Red Eagle Jr., Mogri Lookout and John Red Eagle give a cedar blessing for attendees of the 2019 New Year’s Eve ...

Sherry Johnston Obituary

Date: Dec. 29, 2020

Sherry Johnston, age 74, answered God’s call on Thursday evening, December 24, 2020, when she gained her wings and joined him in Heaven.  Born ...

Pandemic prompts Bacone to adjust spring calendar

Date: Dec. 28, 2020

MUSKOGEE — Citing delays caused by the ongoing pandemic, Bacone College is adjusting the calendar for its upcoming spring semester.

On Dec. 23, officials with Bacone ...

Osage Nation to hold Dec. 28 ribbon cutting for meat processing plant

Date: Dec. 27, 2020

The Osage Nation is starting 2021 with its newly-built meat processing plant completed to provide Osage citizens with more access to meat from locally raised ...

Osage Nation celebrates the opening of Harvest Land

Date: Dec. 23, 2020

Photo caption: Osage Nation officials with Builders Unlimited, cut the ribbon to officially open the new "Harvest Land" buildings in Pawhuska on Dec. 21, 2020 ...

Wah-Zha-Zhe Health Center CEO shares information on newly released COVID-19 vaccines

Date: Dec. 23, 2020

Photo caption: Dr. Ron Shaw, CEO and Chief Medical Officer for the Wah-Zha-Zhe Health Center speaks to staff before the first COVID-19 vaccine was administered ...