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July 23, 2018

Gathering of Nations brings Potawatomi together

From July 29 to Aug. 5, the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation in Mayetta, Kansas, welcomes Potawatomi from across North America for the Gathering of Potawatomi Nations. […]
July 20, 2018

Tecumseh High School golfers call FireLake home

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s FireLake Golf Course is a great place to learn the sport. Its amenities include a driving range for working on long shots as […]
July 19, 2018

Demaree’s handmade makeup line is ‘inspiring love inside’

Angela Demaree said she has always wanted to run her own businesses. Returning home after living overseas for several years with her kids, she sought work […]
July 18, 2018

House of Hope expands to meet needs

Submitted by Darian Towner, House of Hope Prevention Specialist As a domestic violence program, our main focus is to help as many women and men as […]
July 17, 2018

Shane Jett wins executive of the year honor

Submitted by Cody Harjo, NAFOA Native American Finance Officers Association (NAFOA) hosted its 11th annual Leadership Awards Luncheon during its 36th annual conference at The Roosevelt […]
July 16, 2018

Community youths uncover Native connections

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Cultural Education Specialist Kristen Wilson first connected with the Nation as a teen mom working toward her undergraduate degree at St. Gregory’s University […]
July 13, 2018

Museum exhibit highlights early European and Potawatomi convergence

In 1634, French explorer Jean Nicolet made initial European contact with the Potawatomi near Green Bay, Wisconsin. The fourth section of the Cultural Heritage Center introduces […]
July 12, 2018

Area tribes donate $10,000 toward 23 life-saving AEDs for Shawnee Public Schools

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation and the Absentee Shawnee Tribe donated $5,000 each, helping the Shawnee Public School District place 23 automated external defibrillators (AEDs) across its […]
July 11, 2018

As CPN’s Tribal Re-entry Program coordinator, Burt Patadal teaches the gift of self-sufficiency

Burt Patadal coordinates Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Tribal Re-entry Program. Launched five years ago with the support of a U.S. Department of Justice grant, it is unique […]