May 16, 2016

Bailey and Ledisnski win 2016 March Madness fitness competition

By Sarah Lawerance, CPN Fitness Trainer Each year, you can feel the anticipation building at FireLake Wellness Center as the March Madness fitness challenge rolls around. […]
May 13, 2016

Local first responders participated in airplane crash exercise

Preparing for the worst is what emergency responders do best, and a recent exercise held at the Citizen Potawatomi Nation gave local rescuers an opportunity to […]
May 13, 2016

FireLodge tribal youth update: May 2016

By Darin Greene, FireLodge Tribal Youth Coordinator This time of year brings our spring session at the Potawatomi Learning and Cultural Exchange. Our students will have plenty to do this month […]
May 13, 2016

Language with Justin: May 2016

By Justin Neely, Director of the CPN Language Department  It’s been an eventful month for the Citizen Potawatomi Language Department. In April, students who attend the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Child Development […]
May 12, 2016

Extend your Festival stay and visit these Oklahoma destinations

The local minor league baseball team, the Oklahoma City Dodgers, is slated to play a week’s worth of home games during the Family Reunion Festival. Located in the […]
May 9, 2016

National Museum of the American Indian includes Potawatomi treaty

The original 1836 treaty between the Potawatomi and the United States is now on display as part of an exhibition titled “Nation to Nation: Treaties between the United States and American […]
May 9, 2016

Tribal police recognized for community impact at Oklahoma ethics awards

The Oklahoma Business Ethics Consortium’s 2016 OK Ethics Statewide Awards recognizes businesses, nonprofits and government entities whose efforts promote Oklahoma values and positively impact its communities. In the category of community impact, the […]
May 9, 2016

CPN volunteer firefighters battle blazes year round

Firefighters across Oklahoma would likely tell you that conditions in the state are the perfect kindling for wildfires. The eastern red cedar, which is native to Oklahoma, and the dry and […]
May 5, 2016

CPCDC promotes Native American small business opportunities

In the aftermath of the Great Recession, loans of all kinds became increasingly difficult to secure. Access to credit, especially for first time business owners and entrepreneurs, narrowed because of the […]