July 8, 2015

Bowden retains D13 seat and tribal budget passes overwhelmingly

Though officially three legislative seats were on the June 27, 2015 ballot, absentee voters and those casting in-person ballots during the 2015 CPN Family Reunion Festival […]
July 8, 2015

Language department adds French native and Linguistic Ph.D. Ivan Ozbolt

Preserving the Potawatomi language is essential in the Tribe’s effort to maintain its identity as a distinct and sovereign people. On the front lines of the […]
July 8, 2015

Way Back Wednesday: July 8 2015 – Black Ash baskets

This week for Way Back Wednesday, we delve into the Tribal archives to show one of the prides of the CPN Cultural Heritage Center collections made […]
July 7, 2015

Guest column: Local Tribe greatly benefits our communities

As a legislator, I always appreciate those in our communities who work together to make our local areas a better place to live, work and play. […]
July 6, 2015

Tribal member and OK State Senator Smalley protects rail funding in southeast Oklahoma

With the State of Oklahoma facing an estimated $611 million revenue shortfall during the 2015 legislative session, lawmakers from across the state were on the lookout […]
July 1, 2015

Way Back Wednesday: July 1, 2015 – David Pumunkatuc Johnson at Carlisle Indian School

This “footlocker” was given to tribal member David P. Johnson upon his arrival at Carlisle Indian Industrial School in 1899. Johnson is pictured here with friends […]
June 30, 2015

CPN now dispatching home for Pott. County 911

The ink is dry and the deal is sealed, with the Pottawatomie County Enhanced 911 Authority and Citizen Potawatomi Nation fi nalizing an agreement that will […]
June 29, 2015

CPN Legislative update: June 2015

With a full audience comprised of Tribal employees and Tribal members, as well as the 2015 class of the  Potawatomi Leadership Program, the CPN Legislature met […]
June 29, 2015

FireLake Gifts featured items of the week: June 29-July 3, 2015

FireLake Gift Shop has a wide variety of books encompassing Native American and Potawatomi culture. Some items are written by Potawatomi-members, while others are works of […]