April 21, 2014

Shawnee City Commission undermines tribal sovereignty at detriment to Pottawatomie County

With 38 federally recognized Tribes, Oklahoma, formerly called Indian Territory, is home to the second largest Native American population in the United States. Tribes in the […]
April 17, 2014

Citizen Potawatomi Nation to raise funds for school storm shelters

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation will host a fundraiser to help provide storm shelters for schools in Pottawatomie County on May 3, 2014. Speakers at the event […]
April 17, 2014

CPN Members attend and help host Intertribal Reentry Program for returning citizens

CPN recently hosted the quarterly meeting of the Oklahoma Inter-Tribal Reentry Alliance, a group offering support, instruction, and education training to ex-offenders. The Muscogee (Creek) Nation […]
April 16, 2014

Wadase’s One Year Update: April 2014

In June of 2012 the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Eagle Aviary received a juvenile bald eagle originally from the Florida Audubon Society. Many people know this eagle […]
April 14, 2014

CPN artist Penny Coates illustrates her heritage through art

The famed Potawatomi artist Woody Crumbo depicted his life in the American southwest through paintings of intricately detailed horses, personal portraits and landscapes. Crumbo has etched […]
April 10, 2014

Osage Nation’s Dr. Ron Shaw overseeing Indian Country health outcomes at CPN

 On a monthly basis, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Health clinics see more than 1,700 patients. This includes 250 behavioral health appointments, 500 lab tests and 250 […]
April 9, 2014

CPN’s House of Hope promotes Sexual Assault Awareness month

The CPN House of Hope offers free community assistance programs in the areas surrounding the tribal headquarters which focus on child abuse, sexual assault, and other […]
April 8, 2014

City of Shawnee campaign continues despite meeting with tribes

At its latest meeting on April 7, the Shawnee City Commission voted to authorize the City Manager and City Attorney to request formal mediation with other […]
April 7, 2014

Washington’s Dave Carney ready to run on his record

More than thirty thousand CPN tribal members reside across the globe and each has an elected representative. Overseeing the geographically largest district in the Citizen Potawatomi […]