January 19, 2016

CPCDC provides alternative to payday loan lenders

According to the statistics from the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank, with more than 20,000 across the U.S., there are more payday loan lenders in the […]
January 19, 2016

Tribe adds Energy Sustainability Specialist Tara Hammer to bolster greener enterprises

For many years, CPN has been known as trailblazer in innovation in Indian Country. Comparing photos of the secondhand BIA trailer that served as the Tribal […]
January 18, 2016

Getting to know the CPN Child Development Center’s Megan Walker

Child Development Center began educating children 18 years ago and has become one of the largest children’s learning centers in the state of Oklahoma. The center […]
January 15, 2016

Tribal healthcare professionals encourage vaccinations, hand washing to prevent bad flu season

Cold temperatures push everyone inside this time of year, with the opportunity to be amongst friends and family becoming more of a mandatory, rather than a […]
January 14, 2016

BIA’s Kevin Washburn resigns after three years of service to Indian Country

The Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs, Kevin Washburn, has resigned his post as of January 1, 2016 and will return to teaching at the University of […]
January 13, 2016

FireLake Gifts featured items of the week: January 11-17, 2016

The FireLake Gift Shop art sale continues. If you’re looking for prints, framed or artist-signed originals, you can have your pick! Every time we open a […]
January 13, 2016

Way Back Wednesday: A Potawatomi war club

The object is a replica of an ancient style of Potawatomi war club, known as a bgemagen, created by Tribal member Bud Onzahwah. Crafted from wood, […]
January 12, 2016

Wadasé update: January 2016

Nov. 10 was the last morning that Wadasé Zhabwé visited the aviary. She arrived early from her roost in the east pasture and spent the better […]
January 11, 2016

House of Hope utilizes grant funding to create safe space

When home is no longer safe, where can families in need turn? This is a question faced far too often by staff members at the Citizen […]