October 16, 2015

Learn traditional Native teachings with the Rabbit and Bear Paws series

Chad Solomon, a citizen of the Henvey Inlet First Nation, located in Ontario, Canada, is an author who writes and draws a series of graphic novels, […]
October 15, 2015

It’s more than just survival: Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October 2015

Begun in 1981 by the Coalition Against Domestic Violence, organizations around the country spend each October raising awareness of the scourge of domestic violence. In Pottawatomie […]
October 14, 2015

CPN-Pottawatomie County 911 Dispatch Center complete

Pottawatomie County residents, in the late hours of October 13 a major change in the area’s 911 dispatching services went through without a single problem arising. […]
October 14, 2015

Way Back Wednesday: Massaw, great grandmother of Jim Thorpe

Massaw, great grandmother of Wathohuk [Jim Thorpe], was an influential and distinguished chieftess whose presence carried weight in councils, a right customarily reserved for males. She […]
October 14, 2015

Tim Zientek and housekeeping crew make Gathering more enjoyable for Tribal members

CPN Emergency Management Director, Tim Zientek, travelled 1,059 miles for the Potawatomi Gathering of Nations in Carter, Wisconsin. Along with Zientek in 2015, were CPN employees, […]
October 13, 2015

Q&A with 2015 Gathering of the Potawatomi Nations Head Woman Dancer Catherine Howell

Catherine Katie Howell, a 15-year old Tecumseh, Oklahoma resident, had the honor of being named head female dancer for the Gathering of Potawatomi Nations this year […]
October 12, 2015

FireLake Gifts featured item of the week: October 12-18, 2015

We’ve got some jewelry that makes great holiday gifts for that special someone in your life this week at FireLake Gift Shop, with earrings, bracelets, necklaces […]
October 8, 2015

A Whirlwind in Wisconsin – Attending the Potawatomi Gathering in Forest County

  The week we were in Forest Coun­ty Potawatomi Country went so fast because we were constantly kept busy by our hosts – learning the Native […]
October 7, 2015

Way Back Wednesday: Abram B. Burnett’s cane

Within the CHC’s ethnology collection is the cane of prominent Citizen Potawatomi leader and Burnett family patriarch Nan Wesh Mah [Abram B. Burnett], on long-term loan […]