Government

Grayhorse Broadband Project stalls, assessments and appraisals still needed

Date: Aug. 7, 2020

Despite the pandemic, work is still underway to bring high-speed internet to Grayhorse and Bowring area residents.

On July 20, Osage LLC Chairman Frank Freeman ...

Minerals Council asks federal court for removal of wind turbines and monetary damages

Date: Aug. 6, 2020

Photo caption: Wind turbines dot the landscape on the way to Pawhuska on Highway 60. Osage News File Photo

TULSA — Despite COVID-related delays, a lawsuit ...

Land-into-trust applications approved for Bartlesville, Pawhuska gaming projects

Date: Aug. 6, 2020

Photo caption: A street-side view of the Bartlesville parcel off of Highway 60 that was approved for federal trust status for the purposes of gaming ...

Bird Creek Farm employees to grow produce year-round in new facilities

Date: Aug. 5, 2020

Photo caption: Osage Nation Bird Creek Farms entrance shows the design of new multi-purpose building that will be located on the farm on July 28 ...

New Seventh ON Congress members express gratitude on election, preparing for session work

Date: Aug. 4, 2020

The newly-elected and re-elected Osages now serving on the Seventh Osage Nation Congress expressed gratitude for their election wins and say they will be busy ...

Incoming board, commission members take oaths of office by telephone

Date: July 30, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Osage Nation Judicial Branch closed the Tribal Courthouse to the public in Pawhuska and conducted its operations by electronic ...

Federal judge sides with tribes and rules gaming compacts renewed Jan. 1

Date: July 30, 2020

OKLAHOMA CITY — A federal judge has sided with nine Oklahoma tribes and ruled that Oklahoma’s model tribal-gaming compact automatically renewed on Jan. 1.

Citing ...

Seventh ON Congress to meet in special session starting Aug. 5

Date: July 27, 2020

On Wednesday, Aug. 5, the Seventh Osage Nation Congress will convene for its second special session starting at 10 a.m.

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing ...

Five Osage take board oaths by phone, Osage courthouse closed through Sept. 30

Date: July 24, 2020

With COVID-19 precautionary measures still in place at the Osage Nation, five Osages took their oaths of office by telephone on July 1 for their ...

Seventh ON Congress elects Pratt as Speaker, Revard as Second Speaker

Date: July 20, 2020

Photo caption: Angela Pratt was elected by her peers as Speaker and Jodie Revard was elected Second Speaker on July 11. Courtesy Photos

Hours after ...