July 21, 2016

U.S. Surgeon General visits CPN to support fight against opioid abuse

In an effort to combat the rising tide of opioid abuse plaguing the nation, U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy visited with tribal leaders and healthcare professionals during a visit to Oklahoma. […]
July 20, 2016

The Potawatomi at Council Oak

The long history of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation contains many way points and historically significant places. One can find historical monuments scattered across the American Midwest along the Potawatomi Trail of Death […]
July 19, 2016

Eight ways to stay safe on campus this year

Though only halfway through the summer, most college-bound Americans are already planning on the back-to-school months ahead. Amidst all the packing, preparing and anticipation though, students should take care to remain vigilant for […]
July 18, 2016

Cultural Heritage Center seeks assistance in transcribing historic documents

The staff at the CPN Cultural Heritage Center is offering an opportunity for tribal members to volunteer and assist the archives staff while learning more about Potawatomi history by transcribing historic documents […]
July 17, 2016

Entrepreneur, Dust Bowl rancher and WWII veteran George Hamilton turns 100

For those who have been at the tribe’s annual Family Reunion Festival the last three years, the tradition of honoring the general council meeting’s eldest attendee […]
July 16, 2016

Wadase update: July 2016

Spring in Oklahoma can certainly live up to the old saying that it comes in like a lion. However, we were fortunate that most major storms seemed to pass by […]
July 15, 2016

Tribe honored as one of Oklahoma’s most charitable organizations

Citizen Potawatomi Nation has again been recognized for its charitable influence, receiving an honor at the annual Beacon Awards hosted by the Journal Record newspaper. “With […]
July 14, 2016

FireLodge tribal youth update: July 2016

July is going to be a very busy month at the PLACE. Students who are participating in the GET Native Program will be attending several classes which teach them how […]
July 14, 2016

Microenterprise loans assist Native entrepreneurs

According to the World Bank, there are an estimated 2.5 billion adults across the globe who are excluded from formal financial institutions. Roughly three quarters of […]