April 22, 2013

Potawatomi Cornerstone: Yancey Orr

Bozho, This month’s article details the academic career of Yancey Orr, a descendant of the Toupin Family. I first met Yancey about eight years ago when […]
April 18, 2013

Senior Support Network hosting Elder Wellness Fair

Native American elders, ages 55 and older, are invited to attend a wellness fair April 24. The wellness fair is from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. […]
April 18, 2013

The Gathering of the Potawatomi Nations

This year’s Gathering will be hosted by the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi at its Rodgers Lake property, in the heart of the ancestral Potawatomi homelands. The […]
April 17, 2013

Potawatomi Nation member success stories

Citizen Potawatomi Nation members have had many accomplishments and earned distinctions in academic, athletic and artistic fields over the past few months. Here are just a […]
April 16, 2013

FireLake Bowl hosts “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” fundraiser, raising more than $52,000

SHAWNEE, Okla.— FireLake Bowling Center and Big Brothers Big Sisters teamed up to raise more than $52,000 during the annual “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” fundraiser on […]
April 12, 2013

Trail of Death caravan to travel Sept. 23-28

By Shirley Willard, Fulton County Historian, Rochester, Indiana The 6th Trail of Death Commemorative Caravan for the 175th anniversary of the 1838 Trail of Death will […]
April 11, 2013

The past is shining bright at Sacred Heart Mission

More than 130 years ago the Potawatomi Tribe and a French Benedictine Priest struck a deal to build a mission and school for Native Americans. Today, […]
April 9, 2013

CPN member connects with culture through beading

Jeanine Gaines began beading about three years ago when a friend taught her to make earrings. Her beadwork began as a hobby, but in those three […]
April 8, 2013

FireLake Ball Fields have sporting and financial impact on local economies

On a given weekend from February to November, one can drive by CPN headquarters in Shawnee and see the parking lots full of cars. At night […]