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August 2, 2018

District 7 incumbent Mark Johnson re-elected, Tribal budget approved

District 7 incumbent Mark Johnson was re-elected to represent Tribal members in the northern portions of California, Nevada and Utah. A descendant of the Vieux and […]
August 1, 2018

Language update

Submitted by Justin Neely, CPN Language Department Another successful Family Reunion Festival is in the bag. We had a great turnout for our language classes, and […]
July 31, 2018

Paying for college one ’ship at a time

Filling out applications is one of Paula Kelly-Frey’s specialties, especially for scholarships, and she created a business out of getting people organized to do it, too. […]
July 30, 2018

Fluoride varnish helps protect teeth

Submitted by Kassi Roselius, M.D., M.P.H. Fluoride has been proven effective in the reduction of tooth decay. Many people are not aware that fluoride occurs naturally […]
July 27, 2018

Grand Casino, Play it Loud series create ‘amazing Oklahoma summertime mixtape’

Play it Loud’s first season includes four streamable episodes, each sharing the experiences, music and lives of one of four rising Oklahoma musicians: TJ Mayes, Casper […]
July 26, 2018

Persistence proves key to wrestler’s success

Citizen Potawatomi Nation member Bennett Moudy signed his letter of intent to wrestle for the U.S. Naval Academy in Maryland. He ended his high school career […]
July 25, 2018

FireLake Bowling Center, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Shawnee reach fundraising milestone

Seven years ago, FireLake Bowling Center began offering its facility, food and equipment as an in-kind donation for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Shawnee’s annual […]
July 24, 2018

Nation employs efforts to reverse surface-water pollution caused by municipality’s wastewater treatment plant

In 2009, Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Department of Environmental Protection began conducting research through surface-water monitoring across Tribal land. The department’s monthly quality tests on Squirrel Creek […]
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. […]