December 3, 2015

FireLodge Tribal Youth update: December 2015

In December at the P.L.A.C.E., the “Get Native” Program involved our youth participating in the talking circle, a traditional Potawatomi practice that helps each participant learn […]
December 2, 2015

Traditional winter tales offer opportunity to teach culture and history

 Traditional Potawatomi winter stories were used as practical learning tools to stay warm during the cold season. With the Halloween decorations down and the feasting season […]
December 1, 2015

Way Back Wednesday: “Historic” 1988 road agreement with Pottawatomie County and BIA

  Citizen Potawatomi Nation has a lot of partnerships with the local government in the county that bares its name, from hosting the Pottawatomie County 911 […]
December 1, 2015

CPN Housing Needs Survey

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Housing Department has created a survey for Tribal members currently using or in future need of housing assistance. Please take a moment […]
November 30, 2015

CPN football camp regular battles cancer while staying on the field

Stories like that of Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry, who made a comeback to the NFL after being diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma in 2014, offers […]
November 30, 2015

Dr. Stumblingbear-Riddle wins OPA Distinguished Early Career Award

CPN’s Behavioral Health Department Coordinator, Dr. Glenna Stumblingbear-Riddle, recently won an early career award from the Oklahoma Psychological Association for her work in the field of […]
November 25, 2015

FireLake provides 175 free Thanksgiving turkeys, hundreds more at discount to Shawnee Rescue Mission

Hundreds lined up along Gordon Cooper Drive to collect free Thanksgiving turkeys and meals from the Shawnee Rescue Mission. Looking out at the long line of […]
November 25, 2015

CPN Veterans report: November 2015

Bozho, It finally happened. The Vietnam-era CPN Veterans Banquet was well attended on 26 September 2015 at the Grand Casino Hotel Resort in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Treasurer […]
November 25, 2015

Way Back Wednesday: Snowsnake

Observing our seasonal moons, many Potawatomi communities regard November as Bbongises [Snow Moon]. During this moon, Potawatomi and other Great Lakes tribes play a centuries old […]