January 18, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Police Department keeping order in Pottawatomie County

The crime rate experienced by Native Americans and in Native American communities has been the focus of numerous studies and legislation. According to the United States […]
January 18, 2013

The Potawatomi Learning and Cultural Exchange program will begin 2013 in a new building

The new building and program will provide a safe environment for youth after regular school hours, during various school breaks and during the summer months. Youth […]
January 18, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation and its employees contribute $60,000 to United Way of Pottawatomie County

The United Way of Pottawatomie County will be able to continue funding for approximately 20 partner agencies in and around Pottawatomie County thanks to the generosity […]
January 18, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal member helping tribes with emergency management services

Margaret Muhr is a Citizen Potawatomi tribal member enrolled in the Naval Postgraduate School’s Center for Homeland Defense and Security program. Although Muhr is the first […]
January 18, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Women’s Hand Drum Group Celebrates Kateri Tekakwitha’s Sainthood

Nine individuals from Dewegen Kwek, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Women’s Hand Drum Group, participated in a special ceremony to mark the Sainthood of Kateri Tekakwitha at […]
January 18, 2013

First National Bank & Trust Co. Opens New FireLake Branch

First National Bank & Trust Co. recently celebrated the addition of the bank’s new FireLake location with an open house and Shawnee Chamber of Commerce ribbon […]
January 18, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation has $506 million economic impact

Report finds Oklahoma tribes have 10.8 billion impact to the state The Citizen Potawatomi Nation has a $506 million economic impact in the State of Oklahoma. […]
January 18, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation awarded two Department of Justice grants

Grants awarded to enhance and support tribal justice and safety Citizen Potawatomi Nation will receive more than $1.4 million in grants from the Department of Justice. […]
January 18, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation employee honored with Betsy Davis Smith award

Denise Smith, director of the Title IV program for Citizen Potawatomi Nation was awarded the Betsy Davis Smith award at the 27th Annual Oklahoma Minority Aging […]