February 23, 2018

Winning Brand: Grand bypasses old-school rules with contemporary gaming updates

Todd Brand’s first job experience with Citizen Potawatomi Nation was as an 18-year-old teenager in 1998. He worked at the bowling alley for about half a […]
February 22, 2018

Election set for June

  Each year, Citizen Potawatomi Nation holds elections for seats in the tribal legislature. Legislative terms are staggered, meaning a certain number of seats are always […]
February 21, 2018

Rachel Jacobs’ new poetry collection Too Close to the Sun fuses past and present

Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal member Rachel Jacobs almost drowned when she was seven years old. The U.S. Coast Guard had to pull her out of the […]
February 20, 2018

February veterans report

  Bozho (Hello friends), Those of us veterans who are getting on in years and don’t get around so well anymore will be glad to know […]
February 19, 2018

Oklahoma Indian Legal Services enters its 37th year providing legal services to Oklahoma tribal members

Submitted by Stephanie Hudson, Executive Director of Oklahoma Indian Legal Services, Inc. Oklahoma Indian Legal Services (OILS) is a nonprofit legal services organization providing free legal […]
February 16, 2018

DOJ grant helps CPNPD switch from police cruisers to heavy-duty trucks

When the last Ford Crown Victoria rolled off the assembly line in 2011, many police departments were left wondering what their fleets would look like as […]
February 15, 2018

New internal auditor aims to lessen fraud risks

The “triangle” describes the circumstances that typically surround an act of fraud: opportunity, rationalization and need. “I’m hoping to take the opportunity portion out of the […]
February 14, 2018

Mko Kno, Wadasé Zhabwé show resourceful tenacity during harsh winter season

Submitted by Jennifer Randell and Bree Dunham, Eagle Aviary At the time of our last update, Mko Kno was still north of Lincoln, Nebraska, a few […]
February 13, 2018

Google Earth, Harvard Project offer earth-moving insight into tribal successes

As the first American Indian organization featured on Google Earth, Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development offers an interactive map that zooms users to 360-degree […]