May 20, 2013

CPN Responds to Tornado

Citizen Potawatomi Nation staff worked Sunday afternoon, evening and through the night helping victims of a tornado that ripped through Pottawatomie County. The Citizen Potawatomi Nation […]
May 16, 2013

History of the Family Festival

 As the Family Reunion Festival approaches, CPN members from across the country will descend on the old tribal grounds south of Shawnee, Okla. to see family […]
May 13, 2013

The Flood Story

  One time, long ago, the Creator Mamogosnan flooded the Earth. Original man, known as Wiske, was floating in the water along with all the Earth’s […]
May 10, 2013

Senior Support Network helps build friendships in Shawnee

In February a group of women began working on a quilt in their spare time, each of them sewing a few pieces and putting them together. […]
May 9, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation welcomes new safety manager

Citizen Potawatomi Nation has hired tribal member Frank Schmidlkofer as safety manager. Frank is retired from Oklahoma Gas and Electric and brings more than 30 years […]
May 8, 2013

Firefighting and legislating, all in a day’s work for CPN’s Mark Johnson

CPN Legislator Mark Johnson has a unique undertaking when it comes to organizing meetings for his constituents. But working with expansive geographic challenges is nothing new […]
May 7, 2013

Festival Schedule of Events

May 7, 2013

CPN member, Cultural Heritage Center Director earns Doctorate Degree

Kelli Mosteller, a member of the Ogee and Weld families and director of the Cultural Heritage Center, earned a Ph.D. in Native American history from the […]
May 6, 2013

Grand Casino Hotel and Resort adding 100 new jobs

Grand Casino Hotel and Resort will add 100 new jobs when a new 262 room hotel opens this summer and officials hope to fill those jobs […]