Archives June 2021

Chief Standing Bear pocket vetoes bill that would give $500K to OMC

Date: June 22, 2021

The Osage Nation Congressional Government Operations Committee discussed a bill that appropriated an additional $500,000 in legal fees to the Osage Minerals Council from ...

Greg Carpenter leaves Tax Commission and Secretary of Osage Nation post

Date: June 21, 2021

Photo caption: Assistant Judge of Trial Court Lisa B. Otipoby Herbert swore in Greg Carpenter on May 4, 2015, as the Secretary of the Nation ...

Singing up a storm

Date: June 18, 2021

Photo caption: Ava Rose Johnson stars in her new music video for “There’s A Boy.” Courtesy Photo/Nathan Johnson

Not many 14-year-olds have accomplished ...

Minerals Council updates community on TERA details

Date: June 17, 2021

Photo caption: Osage Minerals Councilman Talee Redcorn opens the TERA community meeting in Pawhuska on May 24. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

The Osage Minerals Council ...

Osage Nation officials, Pawhuska community break ground on Osage Casino Hotel project

Date: June 17, 2021

Photo caption: Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear speaks to attendees of a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Osage Casino Hotel in Pawhuska on June 15 ...

Cultural Center and Language Department release Virtual Reality desktop experience

Date: June 16, 2021

Photo caption: Osage Nation Summer Youth workers test out the Osage Language Department and Wahzhazhe Cultural Center’s Virtual Reality Experience at their orientation on ...

Otto Charles Hamilton Jr. Obituary

Date: June 15, 2021

Otto Charles Hamilton Jr., 90, of Pawhuska, Oklahoma, passed away on Monday, June 7, 2021, at Hillcrest Medical in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He was the oldest ...

National Endowment for the Arts names Anita Fields as 2021 NEA National Heritage Fellow

Date: June 15, 2021

Anita Fields, Osage multidisciplinary artist who primarily works in clay and textiles, has been named as a 2021 NEA National Heritage Fellow. The highest honor ...

Pawnee Nation College holds 2020-2021 Graduate Ceremony

Date: June 14, 2021

Photo caption: Shaina Smith (left) and Patricia Bigheart, both Osage tribal members and ON employees, received their bachelor’s degrees from Pawnee Nation College. The ...

Denver restaurant Tocabe utilizes Osage Nation Butcher House

Date: June 14, 2021

The Osage Nation Meat Processing facility is expanding its reach of services through shipping.

Ben Jacobs, Osage co-owner of Tocabe: An American Indian Eatery based ...