Archives December 2011

Woodland falls short in state championship game

Date: Dec. 14, 2011

Just about everyone in the small town of Fairfax remembers that cold winter day in 2010 when the Woodland football team won the school’s ...

Scholarship bill gets passed unanimously by ON Congress

Date: Dec. 13, 2011

Osage students will have their scholarships from the Nation.

The Second Osage Nation Congress unanimously passed an appropriation bill to fund the higher education scholarship ...

Gray Horse War Mothers send care packages to Osage troops

Date: Dec. 12, 2011

Twenty white postal boxes lined the doorway of Mary and Harry Elsberry’s Skiatook home.

Some boxes were filled with everyday items like tooth brushes ...

Wind farm lawsuit trial set for U.S. District Court on Dec. 14

Date: Dec. 12, 2011

The legal debate over a proposed wind farm in western Osage County is scheduled for court starting Dec. 14 at the U.S. District Courthouse ...

Pipestem a proven asset to Nike N7 movement

Date: Dec. 9, 2011

Two years ago Wilson Pipestem stood in the middle of Notah Begay III’s living room and shook hands with Sam McCracken, the visionary of ...

Congressional bill withdrawn to consider Wah-Sha-She State Park operations

Date: Dec. 8, 2011

An appropriation bill for the Second Osage Nation Congress to take over a former state park's operations in northeastern Osage County has been withdrawn ...

Osages take part in first ever Nike N7 Sports Summit

Date: Dec. 6, 2011

Four hundred health and wellness officials and sports enthusiasts gathered at the first-ever Nike N7 Sports Summit in Beaverton, Ore., held at the Nike World ...

Osage Holiday Gala to benefit Osage youth is canceled

Date: Dec. 5, 2011

An Osage Holiday Gala hosted by a group of Osage citizens that was supposed to help raise money to benefit Osage Youth and the Osage ...

Walter Echo-Hawk asks ON Congress to help expand TU Indian law program

Date: Dec. 5, 2011

A proposed University of Tulsa College of Law project is aiming to expand its Indian law program.

The Worcester Sovereignty Project, a program that seeks ...

Woodland advances to Class A state finals

Date: Dec. 4, 2011

After what seemed like a breezy regular and post season, Woodland is back in the state championship game to defend their Class A title.

Woodland ...