February 11, 2020

Educator and Tribal member improves social studies lessons with grant

Through a partnership with the national nonprofit Fund for Teachers, the Tulsa Community Foundation and the Oklahoma Tribal Alliance, the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence receives bridge funding to administer professional development to teachers like Tribal member Nathalie Lee.
February 10, 2020

Knowing the signs of carbon monoxide poisoning can save lives

More than 400 Americans die annually from carbon monoxide poisoning, with an additional 4,000 hospitalized from it.
February 6, 2020

Bourassa the reptile wrangler

Tribal member Brandon Bourassa, along with his wife Gwyn, own and operate Bourassa Wildlife Consulting in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The couple serves as animal consultants on TV and movie sets across the state.
February 6, 2020

Speaking your child’s love language

There are five primary love languages: words of affirmation, acts of service, gifts, quality time and physical touch. When you speak your child’s love language accurately, you fill their “love tank” and increase their feelings of being both accepted and loved.
February 5, 2020

Anishinabe Design Inc. revitalizes and constructs tribal spaces across Oklahoma

Anishinabe Design focuses on restoring and rehabilitating tribally owned or culturally significant structures. Lockstone said the goal of creating a new purpose from a space that already exists aligns with Native customs and traditions.
January 31, 2020

2020 Tribal election candidates certified

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation holds annual elections for Tribal government positions. The 2020 ballot includes two legislative seats and the annual Tribal budget.
January 31, 2020

Foster Feet helps others walk easier

Tribal member and Oklahoma State University student Lauren Anderson took matters into her own hands to help children in OKDHS custody in worn out or ill-fitting shoes and started the nonprofit Foster Feet.
January 30, 2020

FireLake Casino’s Megan Cobb named “Most Valuable Performer”

KFOR-TV and Oklahoma City-based Express Employment Professionals recognized FireLake Casino Revenue Audit Manager Megan Cobb as their “Most Valuable Performer” for November 2019
January 29, 2020

Nation extends road infrastructure in Pottawatomie County

Citizen Potawatomi Nation has successfully utilized federal cost share requirements and subsequent grand funding to develop road, bridge and rail improvements in its historic jurisdiction in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma.