March 12, 2018

Fort Lewis College offers full tuition waivers for Native American students

Submitted by Tesia Zientek Fort Lewis College, a public liberal arts school located on a mesa overlooking historic Durango, Colorado, provides full tuition waivers for enrolled […]
March 9, 2018

Trainer Brandon Edwards offers tips to get fit

Brandon Edwards is the nighttime supervisor and personal trainer at the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Wellness Center. Although personal trainers sometimes disagree on health philosophies, they all […]
March 8, 2018

Prophetic wisdom: The first of 11 new exhibits, the Seven Fires sets tribe on path to its future

  This January, after years of planning and reconstruction, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center held its official grand reopening, revealing 11 new exhibits. The […]
March 7, 2018

CPN set to save lives in fight against opioid epidemic

Submitted by Crystal Marcum Opioids are powerful prescription painkillers. Most influence areas of the brain that also regulate breathing. Opioids taken at high doses can cause […]
March 6, 2018

Casino shares in veteran’s happy memories

Clayton Barnwell is 92 years old and resides at Villagio Senior Living in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. One Friday in January, the veteran removed his treasured hat […]
March 5, 2018

With rise of high-profile awareness movements, time for change is now

Submitted by Darian Towner, House of Hope prevention specialist It would have proved difficult over the past few months to go without any knowledge of the […]
February 23, 2018

Winning Brand: Grand bypasses old-school rules with contemporary gaming updates

Todd Brand’s first job experience with Citizen Potawatomi Nation was as an 18-year-old teenager in 1998. He worked at the bowling alley for about half a […]
February 22, 2018

Election set for June

  Each year, Citizen Potawatomi Nation holds elections for seats in the tribal legislature. Legislative terms are staggered, meaning a certain number of seats are always […]
February 21, 2018

Rachel Jacobs’ new poetry collection Too Close to the Sun fuses past and present

Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal member Rachel Jacobs almost drowned when she was seven years old. The U.S. Coast Guard had to pull her out of the […]