April 27, 2017

Castaneda runs on promise to give back

In 2013, no opponents filed to run for the tribe’s highest office. This year, Shawnee, Oklahoma’s Steve Castaneda has filed against longtime incumbent John “Rocky” Barrett.  Castaneda was born in […]
April 27, 2017

Barrett points to tribe’s success as testament to his leadership

Set to run for the Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s highest executive office is a familiar face to many CPN members around the world, with John “Rocky” Barrett on the ballot for […]
April 26, 2017

CPN car tags limited to Oklahoma residents

Citizen Potawatomi from across the United States often inquire as to why they can’t show their Potawatomi pride with a tribal tag if they don’t live in Oklahoma. To understand […]
April 25, 2017

Tribal members eligible for home buyer and refinancing grant

  The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Housing Department has a “One Time Grant” available to enrolled tribal members who are going to purchase, build or refi nance a home. This grant is […]
April 24, 2017

CPN Veterans report: April 2017

Bozho (Hello), Something that many of us may not pay attention to, but the Veterans Administration’s National Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention is concerned with and is encouraging veterans and […]
April 20, 2017

CPN legislative update: April 2017

On March 6 the members of the CPN Legislature met, with no one absent. Following approval of meeting from the December 8, 2016 and January 19, 2017 meetings, several resolutions were […]
April 19, 2017

Meet the district 3 candidates

District 3 incumbent Robert Whistler A familiar face to many in Citizen Potawatomi Nation District 3’s legislative race will be Robert Whistler, who is seeking his third term against challenger Jahn […]
April 18, 2017

Tribal members share culture with French immersion school

Vieux family member Jennifer Dye and her daughter Irene shared the history and culture of the Citizen Potawatomi people to Irene’s second grade class at Academie Lafayette – a French immersion charter […]
April 17, 2017

Tribe begins rehabilitation on one of Pottawatomie County’s oldest bridges

To visitors of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Powwow Grounds, the sight of construction cones near a closed off concrete bridge spanning Squirrel Creek is a familiar one. Since 2013 it has […]