Osage Nation files suit against wind project in tribal court

    Osage Nation files suit against wind project in tribal court

    The Osage Nation is bringing the wind farm fight to a new jurisdiction – its own. On Monday afternoon, Attorney General Jeff Jones filed a petition in Osage Nation’s civil court for an injunction on behalf of the tribe against Osage Wind, Enel Wind and Enel Green Power North America in an effort to halt […]

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    Feds call off temporary injunction, now ask for removal of all structures at Enel's Osage Wind project

    Feds call off temporary injunction, now ask for removal of all structures at Enel’s Osage Wind project

    The United States is asking to withdraw its request for an injunction to stop the construction of the Osage Wind project because the wind company claims it has already dug all of the pits to install turbines. In addition, the United States struck back at Osage WInd and its owners, ultimately the Italian utility Enel, […]

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    County to appeal ruling in Mustang Run case, setting off a long delay for Enel Green Power

    County to appeal ruling in Mustang Run case, setting off a long delay for Enel Green Power

    The Osage County Board of Adjustment voted unanimously Tuesday night to appeal a judge’s ruling that ordered it to approve a conditional use permit for the Mustang Run wind project, effectively throwing that development into what could in an untenably long delay for developers. The board met in executive session for about an hour with […]

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    Feds ask for injunction against Enel, demand halt to all excavating.

    Feds ask for injunction against Enel, demand halt to all excavating.

    The U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Oklahoma has filed an injunction seeking to stop the excavating on the prairie for the construction of an industrial wind farm. At issue: The mining of rock by Enel Green Power North America. Enel has denied it is mining but the federal government alleges that the company […]

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    Barnsdall man killed on Javine Hill

    A Barnsdall man was killed on Javine Hill Road on Saturday when he drove his car off the roadway then overcorrected and rolled, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. Leslie Lee Bird, 77, died at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa after he was flown to the hospital after the 11:20 a.m. accident 2.5 miles south […]

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    Charges declined in Sand Springs stabbing death

    Charges declined in Sand Springs stabbing death

    A man from Sand Springs was killed by a longtime friend of his early Sunday during an apparent domestic dispute, according to the Osage County Sheriff’s Office. Bradley Wayne Seaton, 27, died in the four-person altercation that occurred on Indian Oaks Drive north of Sand Springs. The Osage County District Attorney’s Office declined to file […]

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