Osage County Newswire

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  1. Osage Land Oil Lease Rules TightenedRead the original story

    Thursday | Courthouse News Service

    Oil and gas extraction on Osage Nation land will be subject to updated operational requirements starting July 10. On Oct. 14, 2011, the U.S. Government and the Osage Nation, in Osage County, Okla., signed a settlement agreement stemming from a lawsuit filed over the alleged mismanagement of the "Osage Mineral Estate," among other claims, by the DOI's Bureau of Indian Affairs. Under the settlement, the United States paid the tribe $380 million to compensate it for its claims of historical losses to its trust funds and interest income as a result of the government's management of trust assets.

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  2. Ralston Cattle Rustler, Medical Waste Dumping Suspect DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | News9 Oklahoma City

    The Oklahoma Department of Corrections says Garrett Gibson died Sunday, May 17, 2015 at the OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City. Gibson was in the DOC custody but had not actually been processed into Lexington Correctional Facility.The DOC says Gibson was taken to the hospital in Lindsey on May 13. He was then transferred to OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City on May 14 and died on May 17. Earlier this month Gibson pleaded guilty to stealing seven head of a cattle from an Osage County ranch last year.

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  3. Tulsa Woman Thrown From SUV In Osage County Rollover CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a Tulsa woman is in the hospital after rolling her SUV Tuesday afternoon in rural Osage County Tuesday afternoon. Troopers said Maria Fonseca, 44, was headed north on 52nd West Avenue when her 2001 Chevy Suburban went off and back onto the road, hit a ditch, which caused the SUV to roll throwing her 60 feet from the vehicle.

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  4. Green Country Waking To Power Outages, Storm DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... on the time it will take. Verdigris Valley Electric reports 812 customers are without power, most are in Osage County. 5/17/2015 Related Story: Tornado Hits Near Broken Arrow; Severe Storms Continue Eastward The good news: the storms have left the ...

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  5. Severe Storms Knock Out Power To Thousands In Green CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Well after midnight, thousands of Green Country residents were without power due to the severe thunderstorms and at least one tornado that hit Saturday night. Outages as of 2 a.m. Sunday: PSO outages in NE Oklahoma: Tulsa County,14,110; Wagoner County, 21,805; Osage County,157; Mayes County,140; Okfuskee County, 3,141; Rogers County,1,285.

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  6. DNA Match Identifies Bristow Murder Victim's RemainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... murder in Davis' death. Prosecutors said Moser confessed to her death while he was being interviewed in an Osage County murder investigation. 3/18/2015 Related Story: Man Charged With Murder In Creek County Case In the Osage County case, Moser is ...

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  7. Chaparral Energy Inc. posts first-quarter profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | NewsOK.com

    Despite lower oil prices, Chaparral Energy Inc. produced 31,400 barrels of oil equivalent in the first quarter, up 26 percent from proforma production one year ago. Chaparral's North Burbank Unit carbon dioxide flooding project in Osage County grew to gross production of 2,160 barrels of oil per day, up 23 percent from the fourth quarter of 2014.

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  8. Arkansas River Medical Waste Dumping Suspect Sentenced For Cattle RustlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A Ralston man was sentenced to prison this week after pleading guilty to stealing seven head of a cattle from an Osage County ranch last year. In December, rangers with the Texas Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association arrested Garrett Gibson, 27, for stealing the cattle from a ranch on the Pawnee-Osage County line.

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  9. Ralston Man Accused Of Dumping Medical Waste In River Sentenced In Cattle Rustling CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A Ralston man was sentenced to prison this week after pleading guilty to stealing seven head of a cattle from an Osage County ranch last year. In December, Rangers with the Texas Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association arrested Garrett Gibson, 27, for stealing the cattle from a ranch on the Pawnee-Osage County line.

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  10. Ralston Man Pleads Guilty to Cattle Rustling, Headed To PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A Ralston man was sentenced to prison on May 6, 2015, after pleading guilty to stealing seven head of a cattle from an Osage County ranch last year. In December, Rangers with the Texas Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association arrested Garrett Gibson, 27, for stealing the cattle from a ranch on the Pawnee-Osage County line.

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  11. Oklahoma business briefs for May 8, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | NewsOK.com

    ... Raisers Association Special Ranger Bart Perrier led the investigation. TSCRA Special Ranger John Cummings and Osage County sheriff's office Investigator Doug Elliot assisted during the investigation. - Educational Development Corp. registered record ...

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  12. ME: Several Factors Caused Death Of Man Tased At Tulsa CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Oklahoma State Medical Examiner's Office blames several factors for the death of a man who died while being arrested at the Osage Casino Tulsa in February. Terry Price, 41, died on February 20, 2015 while being arrested by Osage County deputies.

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  13. Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin names 4 to Water Resources BoardRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... r operation. Drummond has been on the board since 2006 and is the owner and operator of a large family ranch in Osage County and a member of the BancFirst Corporation Board of Directors.

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  14. Book review: 'Old Three Toes and Other Tales of Survival and Extinction'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | NewsOK.com

    ... have no weaklings or slow thinkers or those who cannot react or adjust." Mathews spent a portion of his life in Osage County. While amongst the blackjacks and canyons of the area, he observed and studied the behaviors of hawks, coyotes, mountain ...

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  15. Weekly Fishing ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    ... jigs at 3-6 ft. around brush structure and the dam. Report submitted by Cody Plunkett, game warden stationed in Osage County. Carl Blackwell : April 6. Elevation below normal, water 67. Crappie good on jigs around brush structure, shorelines and ...

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  16. Matthews wins special election for Oklahoma Senate postRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Senate. Senate District 11 is a Democratic stronghold in north Tulsa and includes four precincts in neighboring Osage County. The election results will be officially certified on Friday, and Matthews will be eligible to be sworn into office before ...

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  17. It's Election Day Across Green CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Voters in state Senate, district 11, which covers parts of downtown Tulsa and southeast Osage County will choose a new senator in a special election Tuesday. Democrats Kevin Matthews, Heather Nash and Regina Goodwin are vying for the seat left vacant when Jabar Shumate resigned in January.

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  18. More Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Democratic voters in north Tulsa will head to the polls to select their new state senator following the resignation earlier this year of former state Sen. Jabar Shumate. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday in 31 precincts in Tulsa County and four precincts in Osage County.

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  19. Tulsa Democrats to head to polls, select new state senatorRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Democratic voters in north Tulsa will head to the polls to select their new state senator following the resignation earlier this year of former state Sen. Jabar Shumate. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday in 31 precincts in Tulsa County and four precincts in Osage County.

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  20. Tulsa Democrats to head to polls, select new state senatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Democratic voters in north Tulsa will head to the polls to select their new state senator following the resignation earlier this year of former state Sen. Jabar Shumate . Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday in 31 precincts in Tulsa County and four precincts in Osage County.

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