July 1, 2016

State of Oklahoma files suit against Rural Water District 3

Update: On June 30, 2016 a judge granted Rural Water District 3’s motion to dismiss, but gave the State of Oklahoma 20 days to amend its […]
June 29, 2016

Federal, state and tribal partnerships rebuild monarch habitats in Oklahoma

The state’s monarch butterflies have several new partners working for their benefit as seven Native American tribes, the Euchee Butterfly Farm and the University of Kansas’ Monarch Watch work to restore […]
June 28, 2016

Tribe offers access to storm shelters through CPCDC and federal loan financing

In May 2013, a series of deadly tornadoes ripped through parts of Oklahoma, leaving areas of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal jurisdiction devastated. A mobile home park approximately one mile south of […]
June 27, 2016

CPN Higher Education student earns perfect score on ACT

Out of the millions of test-takers nationwide, fewer than seven-hundredths of a percent (0.07 percent) of students who take the ACT receive a perfect score. One local Oklahoma student who attended […]
June 20, 2016

Hand games, a fun and traditional event for all

Saturday night during Festival isn’t the only time you can hear the beating of the drum. Friday night has a tradition all its own with a different kind of movement to […]
June 16, 2016

CPN Veterans report: June 2016

Bozho,The CPN Veterans Organization has been very busy with color guard and honor guard events while planning for the June Festival and July Gathering for this year. One project that David […]
June 14, 2016

Oklahoma tribes learn about engaging in the United Nations

Indian nations have historically been international actors and a part of the world community of sovereign nations, and this is shown by their treaties with the United States and other nations. […]
June 13, 2016

CPN Education update: June 2016

If you have received a tribal scholarship recently, I’m sure you are extremely grateful for the financial relief it provides. If you’re lucky, you might have encountered the band of devoted […]
June 10, 2016

Powwow the highlight of Festival for many Potawatomi

Often seen as the penultimate event of the CPN Family Reunion Festival, the Citizen Potawatomi Powwow draws participants and audience members alike to the dance arena after a long two […]