OSAGE COUNTY, Oklahoma - Construction begins Wednesday on the Osage Nation’s newest wellness center in Fairfax.

When it’s finished, the 46,000 square foot facility will be open to the public for exercise, cross-training, and weight lifting, along with counseling and guidance services.

The groundbreaking ceremony begins at noon near Elm and 1st Street.

The Osage Nation will break ground on a similar facility in Hominy on Thursday.