April 28, 2014

Diabetes prevention imperative for Native Americans

According to the American Diabetes Association, American Indians are at a 2.2 times higher risk of developing diabetes than other races. ADA also says that an […]
April 25, 2014

House of Hope awards Bethel students for art contest

House of Hope Prevention Coordinator, Amanda Chapman, makes sure that the CPN domestic violence program is being brought forth to the community. One way Chapman raises […]
April 24, 2014

Volunteering for a safer community

Mike Petray, Jason Boyce, Larry Odell, Nick Nadeu, Tim Zientek and Tyler Motley all work for the Citizen Potawatomi Nation. Each work in different departments, live […]
April 23, 2014

FireLake Designs opens retail location

Those looking for a custom t-shirt design or a new business logo need just to stroll south across the North Canadian River to FireLake Designs new […]
April 23, 2014

CPN Cultural Heritage Center remains closed, crews begin removing concrete slab

  The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center remains closed after thousands of gallons of water flooded the building on March 31. Construction crews began to […]
April 22, 2014

CPN dietitians hold cooking classes for individuals with diabetes

Since Nov. 2013, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Diabetes and Healthy Heart programs have put on a cooking demonstration once a month for individuals suffering from diabetes. […]
April 21, 2014

Shawnee City Commission undermines tribal sovereignty at detriment to Pottawatomie County

With 38 federally recognized Tribes, Oklahoma, formerly called Indian Territory, is home to the second largest Native American population in the United States. Tribes in the […]
April 17, 2014

Citizen Potawatomi Nation to raise funds for school storm shelters

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation will host a fundraiser to help provide storm shelters for schools in Pottawatomie County on May 3, 2014. Speakers at the event […]
April 17, 2014

CPN Members attend and help host Intertribal Reentry Program for returning citizens

CPN recently hosted the quarterly meeting of the Oklahoma Inter-Tribal Reentry Alliance, a group offering support, instruction, and education training to ex-offenders. The Muscogee (Creek) Nation […]