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It was with great sadness the Osage Nation learned of the passing of J. R. Ricketts, on Saturday, September 27th; the director and long-time employee for the CDIB/Membership Department.  It is unfortunate he was unable to see his plans for his department reach fruition.  In July... MORE
The National Weather Service forecasted a “Polar Invasion”, which arrived with a roar in Oklahoma on Monday night, November 10. “Winter Survival” tips from Bobby Tallchief, Emergency Management Director for the Osage Nation. Ensure all smoke and carbon... MORE
In April of 1917, the United States entered the World War.  Native Americans enlisted and from the Wah-Zha-Zhi Ni-Kah-Zhi (Osage Nation) nearly two hundred men joined up for the fight.  What was unique about those first Native Americans, who volunteered to serve in World War I,... MORE
On November 18, Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear issued a Proclamation calling the 4th Osage Nation Congress into its Fifth Special Session at Pawhuska, OK, in the legislative chambers on Monday, November 24, 2014, 10:00 a.m., to consider the following subjects: Trial and... MORE
William Hale
The Reign of Terror The Reign of Terror was a frightful time for the Osage people. It began in the early 1920s, a time that should have been a prosperous one. The oil boom was in full swing, and the Osage people were prosperous due to ownership of mineral rights. Under the Osage... MORE
Tuesday evening, October 28th at the Skiatook Casino, the Osage Housing Department hosted a community meeting to present to the public the newest housing division being built there. Blue Star Studio is an Osage-owned company that “believes in the power of place that comes from a... MORE
NEWS RELEASE The Cooperative Effort to Complete and Dedicate Mud Creek Bridge Osage Nation, Pawhuska OK—October 10—The Osage Nation and Osage County District 1, announced a public bridge opening ceremony for the new bridge over Mud Creek on LB May Drive in Pawhuska.  The event... MORE
NEWS RELEASE LaVina Clark nominated for Domestic Violence Advocate for 2014 Osage Nation, Pawhuska, OK – October 8, 2014 – LaVina Spotted Bear Clark, who has worked the past five years in the domestic violence field with the Osage Nation Counseling Center, was recently honored... MORE
This summer a group of energetic individuals with Osage Nation Communities of Excellence (COE) and Ta-Wa AmeriCorps took on the endeavor to setup a community garden along Bird Creek in Pawhuska. Six acres located at 1st and Prudom had been previously utilized by AmeriCorps... MORE
The Osage Nation awarded the 2014 Targeted Services Support Grant, Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at the Pawhuska Business Center, in Pawhuska, OK, to grant recipients who were in attendance. Osage Nation Congress enacted legislation (ONCA 13-72) in April 2014, which... MORE

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