Effective August 10, 2017 - Until further notice, the Osage Minerals Council offices are temporarily housed in room 215 of the Welcome Center.

Until further notice, Minerals Council meetings will be held in the Law Building, room 121.

Mission Statement

The Osage Nation Constitution vests the Osage Minerals Council with the powers to administer and develop the Osage Mineral Estate in accordance with the Act of June 28, 1906, 34 Stat. 539, as amended, such powers which, prior to ratification of the Osage Nation Constitution, were vested in the “Osage Tribal Council”.

Important Information

The Osage Minerals Council consists of eight Osage Minerals Council members that serve as the elected governing body for the mineral affairs of the Osage Mineral Estate. The Osage Minerals Council conducts regular meetings on the third (3rd) Wednesday of each month and the Friday, before, in the Council Chambers located on the Osage Nation Campus.

The Osage Nation Reservation consists of approximately 1,475,000 acres and is otherwise known as Osage County, Oklahoma. The Osage Tribe owns all mineral rights located within Osage County and has an income from all oil and gas found in Osage County. The Osage Nation Campus – the heart of the Osage Nation – is located in Pawhuska, Oklahoma.

Osage Headright Payments Since 1880 (Amounts are per full headright)

Council Members

Everett Waller, Chairman

Talee Redcorn,

Stephanie Erwin,

Joseph Cheshewalla,

Cynthia Boone,

Kathryn Red Corn,

Galen Crum, and

Andrew Yates.

Newsletter

September, 2014 Minerals Newsletter

January, 2015 Minerals Newsletter

July, 2015 Minerals Newsletter

Fall, 2016 Minerals Newsletter

Winter, 2016 Minerals Newsletter

Spring, 2017 Minerals Newsletter

Summer, 2017 Minerals Newsletter

Highest Posted Price

The highest posted price is updated daily, and can be found in the right column of this page. If you are browsing on a mobile device, it will be beneath this content.

External Links

Former Gov. Keating apologizes for Wind Industry Tax Breaks

Chairman Waller interview with Oklahoma State Impact - Full Story - Audio (to download audio, right-click and save link)

Chairman Waller speaking at the Osage Nation Bluestem Acquisition Event

Osage Councilmembers Travel to Washington D.C. seeks funding for Osage
Mineral Estate

Councilwoman Erwin's opinion on Earthquake Litigation

Joint Meeting on Increasing Osage Oil Production- Jan. 12, 2017 Agenda