April 7, 2016

Community Development Corporation’s Pollard donates to tax preparation services

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Community Development Corporation is not the kind of financial institution that worries financial regulators like the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau. More often […]
April 7, 2016

Potawatomi education update: April 2016

As the weather warms up and spring approaches, the time has come for eligible students to submit their application for the Potawatomi Leadership Program. Since 2003, […]
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 […]