Government

Congress passes $1.2M appropriation bill for Nation-owned building maintenance, repair costs

Date: March 4, 2021

During a one-day February special session, the Seventh Osage Nation Congress unanimously approved a $1.2 million appropriation bill to fund needed maintenance costs and ...

WZZHC now offering COVID-19 vaccine to Osages, Natives age 18 and older

Date: March 1, 2021

Photo caption: A Wah-Zha-Zhe Health Center nurse administers the COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccinating event at the Osage Casinos Skyline Event Center in Tulsa on ...

U.S. Attorney Trent Shores announces resignation

Date: Feb. 26, 2021

Photo caption: U.S. Attorney Trent Shores announced his resignation on Feb. 9, 2021. Courtesy Photo

As President Joe Biden's administration continues to form ...

Osage Nation lowers flags in honor of Andrew Yates, Osage Minerals Council Chairman

Date: Feb. 17, 2021

The Osage community is in shock Wednesday at the news of the passing of Andrew Yates, Osage Minerals Council Chairman.

Yates, 60, passed away suddenly ...

Osage Nation Congress to meet for Feb. 2 special session

Date: Jan. 31, 2021

On Tuesday, Feb. 2, the Seventh Osage Nation Congress will convene for its sixth special session starting at 10 a.m.

Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing ...

ON Congress passes Health Benefit law amendments, allowing two years of accruals for elders

Date: Jan. 18, 2021

During its Jan 15 special session, the Seventh Osage Nation Congress unanimously approved amendments to the Health Benefit Act to clarify the enrollment period, to ...

Signed record of decision in place for environmental impact study

Date: Jan. 10, 2021

After seven years of hearings, comments and drafts, a signed record of decision is in the books for the Osage County Environmental Impact Study.

Issued ...

Three Osages confirmed to Editorial Board for service, alternate board positions

Date: Jan. 5, 2021

Photo caption: From left: Jerri Jean Branstetter, Robert Warrior and Dennis McAuliffe Jr. Branstetter was confirmed for three more years on the Osage News Editorial ...

Osage Congress approves land purchase appropriation bill for future Fairfax senior housing

Date: Jan. 4, 2021

Photo caption: A 2015 aerial view of the city of Fairfax. In 2018, the U.S. Census Bureau reported the population of Fairfax was 1 ...

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 ...