April 6, 2016

Way Back Wednesday: 19th Century War Chief Kee-wau-nay

An exceprt from the journal of Potawatomi chronicler George Winter regarding 19th century Potawatomi leader Kee-wau-nay (Prairie Chicken). “Kee-wau-nay was a war chief, one of the […]
April 5, 2016

FireLake Gifts featured items of the week: April 5-11, 2016

Nothing says “I love you” like a piece of jewelry. Well we’ve got quite a few new pieces in the store, including birch bark earrings and […]
April 5, 2016

Arbitrator rules in favor of Citizen Potawatomi Nation in Oklahoma Tax Commission dispute

The Oklahoma Tax Commission has lost in its attempt to unlawfully collect sales taxes from the Citizen Potawatomi Nation.  Arbitrator Daniel J. Boudreau, former State of […]
April 1, 2016

Economist Joseph Kalt studies CPN impact in Oklahoma

Since the mid-1970s there has been a shift in federal Indian policy toward self-determination, which in general refers to the belief that Indian nations should determine […]
March 28, 2016

FireLake Gifts featured items of the week: March 28 – April 4

These cute, handmade dolls are made by a local artist who creatively sews each piece and uses Pendleton towels for the blankets.  If you would like […]
March 28, 2016

Rossville football standout gains national attention

There seem to be number successful Citizen Potawatomi athletes in the Kansas-Missouri area. Tyler Bray of the Kansas City Chiefs, Ron Baker of the Wichita State […]
March 24, 2016

CPN Veterans report: March 2016

Bozho, February was Heart Health Month for the VA. It is a very special topic for me personally. In March 2014, my wife talked my doctor […]
March 22, 2016

Way Back Wednesday: Original CHC murals by Beverly Fentriss

With the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center coming into the home stretch of reconstruction before the busy summer of 2016, we look back at the […]
March 22, 2016

FireLake Gifts featured items of the week: March 21-28

Great for any time of the season is the dream catcher, now on sale at FireLake Gift Shop. If you would like to purchase an item, […]