December 23, 2014

Telecommunications Department keeping the Tribe connected

The CPN Telecommunications Department is in charge of connecting and maintaining secure telephone and internet lines between the Tribe’s enterprises, with most of that work consisting […]
December 22, 2014

McAlister and Littlehead share roles as Academic and Prevention specialists for FYC

One of the toughest jobs in America is teaching youth, but for some, it is what they  are called to do. Newly hired specialists for the […]
December 22, 2014

Holiday season keeps tribal youth busy

Last month was again exciting time at The P.L.A.C.E. We elected new officers for the year, and their election heralds a new year with leadership that […]
December 18, 2014

The Trail of Death

Each year, in the first week of September, my newsfeed and inbox fills with stories and press releases about the Potawatomi Trail of Death. The articles […]
December 18, 2014

Chronicling the Potawatomi Trail of Death: Part 33

Saturday, 10 Nov. 1838 Diary of William Polke “The settlements with the teamsters and officers were concluded today.Tomorrow we set out for home every thing having […]
December 18, 2014

Chronicling the Trail of Death: Part 32

Wednesday, 7 Nov. 1838 Diary of William Polke “Travelled from Bulltown encampment to McLean’s Grove, a distance of twenty five miles. It had snowed the night […]
December 18, 2014

BDC Gun Room creates new chapter in tribal-private business

Since its official signing by Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell in November 2013, the HEARTH Act’s potential to create tribal-private business partnerships has been slow […]
December 18, 2014

Flame Brazilian Steakhouse opens at the Grand Casino

 Flame Brazilian Steakhouse, located inside Grand Casino Hotel and Resort, brings an exciting new dining experience to central Oklahoma. Citizen Potawatomi Nation, which owns the Grand […]
December 17, 2014

Native Nations Institute launches “Rebuilding Native Nations” online course series

Culminating a six-year development process, the Native Nations Institute (NNI) announced the launch of its groundbreaking “Rebuilding Native Nations: Strategies for Governance and Development” distance-learning course […]