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October 5, 2018

America’s original sport returns to Pottawatomie County

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation invites local youth interested in taking up North America’s original sport to attend the Lacrosse Exhibition Day on Oct. 14. The event […]
October 4, 2018

Beyond the badge

Not much in life slows down Citizen Potawatomi Nation police officer Kurt Shirey. In fact, some consider him to be the Nation’s Energizer Bunny. Before coming […]
October 2, 2018

‘Sophie’ wins writing award for Wesselhöft

A fictional narrative about a real-life peaceful resistance movement against Nazi rule in Germany written by Citizen Potawatomi writer Paul Wesselhöft won first place at a […]
September 28, 2018

CPN and you — help kick the flu

By Crystal Marcum, BSN, RN, CPN Health Services, Public Health Nurse Flu season is almost upon us! While seasonal influenza viruses can be detected at any […]
September 27, 2018

IT specialist Greg Watson serves country while serving the Nation

Greg Watson’s passion is connecting with people. Before becoming an information technology specialist with Citizen Potawatomi Nation in 2014, he served vital IT functions in the […]
September 26, 2018

Fun, fitness for the whole family

People across the country annually observe National Family Health & Fitness Day on the last Saturday of September by participating in physical activities together. The day […]
September 25, 2018

CPN collaboration helps Native Americans stay “ahead” of poverty

This year, Citizen Potawatomi Nation collaborated with the Shawnee, Oklahoma-based nonprofit Neighboring 101 to bring the “Getting Ahead” program curriculum to Native Americans in central Oklahoma. […]