July 15, 2014

Legislative Update – July 2014

2014 CPN Legislature. Following the elections and swearing in at the June 28 General Council Meeting, the 2014-15 CPN Legislature met for the first time on June […]
July 11, 2014

Citizen Potawatomi Nation wins 2014 Charitable Influence Beacon Award and governor commendation

  The two awards from the evening. Amongst a ballroom filled with several hundred representatives of the state’s most influential companies, The Journal Record newspaper honored […]
July 9, 2014

CPN Cultural Heritage Center chronicles Tribe’s past with contemporary archival practices

Blake Norton. With floods and construction, working at the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage center over the past few months had staff taking on duties that […]
July 8, 2014

The illegal annexation of tribal land by the City of Shawnee

Editor’s note: On July 7, the Shawnee City Commission voted to move forward with a resolution that would amend the City’s Charter regarding de-annexation applications by […]
July 3, 2014

District 1 and 4 hold combined regional meeting in Kansas

  There are thirteen legislative districts within the Citizen Potawatomi Nation. Five are divided up in Oklahoma while the other eight are dispersed throughout the United […]
July 2, 2014

Johnson and Carney win elections; Braugh re-appointed to Supreme Court

  Offices for Vice-Chairman, Secretary-Treasurer and Legislative Districts 5, 6, 7 and 8 were all on the ballot during the 2014 election season, though only incumbents […]
June 23, 2014

Language with Justin, June 2014

Festival is right around the corner and by the time you receive this edition it will be here. First I would like to share some of […]
June 20, 2014

Cultural Heritage Center update

It was the flood no one saw coming. Surveillance video from inside the Long Room at the Cultural Heritage Center shows the floor rising in a […]
June 17, 2014

Places to visit during Festival

  The area in Oklahoma that the Potawatomi now call home is entrenched with a history that has been forged from the early 1800s. Cabins, landmarks […]