Dr. Ron Shaw Brings 35 Years of Medical Experience; Board Certified in Internal and Addiction Medicine

Published December 30, 2017 PAWHUSKA, OKLAHOMA – Dr.Ron Shaw has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer/Chief Medical Officer for the Osage Nation. He will assume the new position on January 1, 2018. Dr. Shaw will officially be resigned from the Osage Nation Congress effective December 31, 2017. “It is time for me to transition to […]

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Osage Nation Rolls Out eWIC to Replace Paper Vouchers

Published December 7, 2017 PAWHUSKA, OKLAHOMA — Osage Nation Women, Infants and Children (WIC), a maternal and child health nutrition program, is now offering its families a new way to shop for WIC food benefits using an EBT (electronic benefit transfer) card. After a quick set-up, new and current recipients can begin using their cards immediately. “The EBT […]

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Osage Nation to Extend Sexual Assault Counseling to Victims at Nearby Prison

Published June 14, 2017 PAWHUSKA, OKLAHOMA— A recently signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Osage Nation and Dick Conner Correctional Center (DCCC) will help victims of sexual assault with advocacy and supportive services. The Osage Nation Family Violence Prevention Department (FVPD) will provide the services for DCCC. Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear […]

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Osage Nation Police K9 Arc has Received His Body Armor

Published May 3, 2017 PAWHUSKA, OKLAHOMA – Osage Nation Police Department’s K9 Arc has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Arc’s vest is sponsored by Leah Beale of Oklahoma City, OK and embroidered with the sentiment “In memory of K9 Kye, […]

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Osage Nation Museum to Participate in Collections Assessment for Preservation Program

Published April 6, 2017 PAWHUSKA, OKLAHOMA– Osage Nation Museum announces that it is one of 75 institutions from across the country selected to participate in the inaugural year of the Collections Assessment for Preservation (CAP) program. Administered by the Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artist Works (FAIC), CAP assists museums […]

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Chief Standing Bear and Family Violence Program kick-off Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

Published February 11, 2017 PAWHUSKA, OKLAHOMA — February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month (TDVAM), a national campaign that creates awareness about the high rate of U.S. teens (one out of every three) who are impacted by physical, verbal, sexual and emotional abuse every year. The Osage Nation Family Violence Program (ONFVP) is actively supporting […]

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