August 27, 2018

Native American endurance

The fur trade’s decline and colonial competition increased turmoil across Indian Country. Through the 18th to early 19th century, discord among Native Americans and the federal […]
August 23, 2018

Potawatomi Leadership Program provides Meliah Macon confidence to live internationally

Meliah Macon loves all things Japanese. She began admiring the culture’s beauty and eccentricities at a young age. She moved to Numazu, Shizuoka, Japan, two years […]
August 22, 2018

Local artist donates talent to FireLake Balloon Festival

After the balloons touched down, many of the pilots from this year’s FireLake Fireflight Balloon Festival left with physical mementos of their participation thanks to one […]
August 21, 2018

Tribal culture aids in food sovereignty efforts

Agriculture has always influenced Citizen Potawatomi Nation member Jeremy Bennett’s life. From being active in his local FFA chapter as a kid to assisting with the […]
August 20, 2018

Meskwaki CEO Mark Hubble cultivates economic diversity as catalyst for tribal stability, growth

  Mark Hubble Born: Purcell, Oklahoma Parents: Fred and Linda Hubble Tribal member: Citizen Potawatomi Nation, Peltier family High school: Lexington High School Undergraduate: University of […]
August 16, 2018

Chef Nathan Hahn fulfills life’s passion at Flame Brazilian Steakhouse

Flame Brazilian Steakhouse Chef de Cuisine Nathan Hahn describes himself as a “meat and potatoes kind of person.” He has worked at Tribal establishments since graduating […]
August 15, 2018

Where are they now? Potawatomi Leadership Program part of Zoë Gustason’s journey to self-love

Growing up, Zoë Gustason knew about her Potawatomi ancestry but little about Tribal traditions. Raised in Big Bear Lake, California, she graduated from Tombstone High School […]
August 14, 2018

Tribal members pledge against domestic violence

Submitted by Darian Towner, House of Hope Prevention Specialist The House of Hope Domestic Violence Program raised awareness about the prevalence of domestic violence as well […]
August 10, 2018

Oklahoma Bankers Association honors First National Bank & Trust President Larry Briggs

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s enterprise, First National Bank & Trust Co. (FNB), is pleased to announce its President Larry Briggs was inducted into the 50-Year Club at […]