Archives September 2020

SCOTUS affirms reservation, upholds jurisdiction to protect Native Women

Date: Sept. 16, 2020

Legal experts are calling McGirt v. Oklahoma (McGirt) the most significant Federal Indian Law case of the century. On July 9, the Supreme Court’s ...

The Words of b: william bearhart

Date: Sept. 16, 2020

I’ve been thinking about the distance between friends and family here and across the country. There are never good words to tell you a ...

Jim Clark Hadlock Jr. Obituary

Date: Sept. 15, 2020

Jim Clark Hadlock Jr., entered this world on Jan. 28, 1993, in Ponca City, Oklahoma, the son of Jim and Kelly Hadlock. He was called ...

Daposka Ahnkodapi accreditation process pushed to February 2021

Date: Sept. 15, 2020

Photo caption: Osage Language instructor Cameron Pratt teaches an hour of the Osage language to students at Daposka Ahnkodapi on Sept. 15, 2020. CODY HAMMER ...

Osage Language and Culture gets financial boost for online initiatives

Date: Sept. 14, 2020

The current pandemic has forced the Osage Language Department and the Wahzhazhe Cultural Center to move classes online – and the interest is huge.

Vann Bighorse ...

COVID-19 Update as of Sept. 14, 2020

Date: Sept. 14, 2020

Photo caption: Image by Oklahoma State Department of Health. Courtesy Photo

The Osage News is providing a weekly summary of COVID-19 data compiled by the ...

Congress passes an additional $250K for Osage Nation Museum expansion

Date: Sept. 14, 2020

Photo caption: The Osage Nation Museum is the oldest tribally-owned museum in the United States, dedicated in 1938. CODY HAMMER/Osage News

Plans for an ...

Osage named in sixth class of Billy Mills’ ‘Dreamstarter Teachers’

Date: Sept. 11, 2020

Photo caption: Jenna LaViolette has been selected to be part of the sixth class of Deamstarter Teachers, an initiative of the Running Strong for American ...

Osage Wind litigation advances as parties begin discovery

Date: Sept. 11, 2020

Photo caption: Contractors work on the base of a wind turbine in 2014 on the Osage Mineral Estate. Osage News File Photo

TULSA — Attorneys on ...

Congress passes bill removing Health Authority Board duty to make personnel decisions

Date: Sept. 10, 2020

After discussions among Osage Nation health officials, Executive Branch and Congress members during the August special session, the Seventh ON Congress passed a bill removing ...