December 15, 2016

‘Rainmaker’ honored at the 2016 Woman of the Year awards

Longtime Citizen Potawatomi Nation Self-Governance Director Rhonda Butcher was recognized by The Journal Record newspaper as one of Oklahoma’s most influential female professionals. Butcher, nicknamed the ‘Rainmaker’ by Tribal Chairman John “Rocky” Barrett […]
December 14, 2016

CPN decorates tree for Red Earth Treefest

Tribal members and employees decorated a Citizen Potawatomi Christmas tree for the second annual Red Earth Treefest in downtown Oklahoma City. Treefest is an event to celebrate the diverse Native American tribes […]
December 13, 2016

CPN Gift Shop features Crane Woman’s art

Sharon Catlege, better known as the Crane Woman, is a Potawatomi artist whose work is featured at the Citizen Potawatomi Gift Shop. She is a descendant of Delilah Bourassa, daughter of […]
December 12, 2016

CPN Veterans report: December 2016

Bozho, I have been informed of a service for veterans that could be of great benefit to many. Have you had an appeal to a Veteran’s Administration benefit denied by the […]
December 9, 2016

Citizen Potawatomi Nation gives to Maud Public Schools music department

Maud Public School students are able to participate in a newly-formed school band because of a generous donation from Citizen Potawatomi Nation. “We were extremely excited […]
December 9, 2016

Q&A with Rekindling 7 Generations program participant Anna Rhodd Brimm

This month I wanted to give you a first person point of view from one of our program participants, Anna Rhodd Brimm. She is a member […]
December 7, 2016

Tribal youth attends final White House Tribal Nations Conference of Obama Administration

In September, I had the opportunity to attend the White House Tribal Nations Conference and the White House Tribal Youth Gathering as a delegate from Citizen […]
December 5, 2016

Citizen Potawatomi Nation sues Indian Health Service over unpaid costs

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation has sued Indian Health Service over nearly $800,000 in costs associated with the operations of its health services, including the facility costs […]
December 2, 2016

Avoid holiday debt with these steps

  Are you, like most of Americans, afraid of racking up holiday debt? Do you wake in a panic because you forgot in the holiday rush to buy a gift […]