November 7, 2014

Zientek leads tribal emergency response experts in talks with FEMA

In 2004, CPN Public Safety Director Tim Zientek met with fellow emergency management personnel from Oklahoma’s other Native American tribes. It was a time of coinciding […]
November 6, 2014

Language with Randy

This November the CPN Child Development Center and the CPN Language Department will once again host the Potawatomi Language Bee. This event is a source of […]
November 6, 2014

Chronicling the Potawatomi Trail of Death: Part 23

Monday, 22 October 1838 Diary of William Polke “At an early hour this morning we left our encampment, and passing through Keatsville (Keytesville), journeyed towards the […]
November 5, 2014

Tribal Judge Phil Lujan honored for time in the court room

When an email arrives requesting a decades-old article be found where an individual is referred to as “the hammer of justice,” a certain interest is piqued. […]
November 4, 2014

Chronicling the Potawatomi Trail of Death: Part 22

Saturday, 20 October Diary of William Polke “Left Chariton Encampment at eight o’clock this morning. The road was quite muddy and the air very cold. At […]
November 4, 2014

Substance use disorders: a real but treatable phenomenon

For an issue so prevalent in American society, what is commonly known as substance abuse is a difficult issue to address. The challenge stems from the […]
November 3, 2014

CPN stands against Propositions 1 & 2

Local friends and CPN members, On November 4 those of you living in Shawnee will have the opportunity to vote on Proposition 1 & 2 to […]
November 3, 2014

Grand receives hospitality award

CPN is located in an area of Oklahoma referred to as Frontier Country. It encompasses all of central Oklahoma from Stillwater to Norman and Seminole to […]
November 3, 2014

Oklahoma gubernatorial candidate Joe Dorman

Oklahoma politicians have a habit of invoking the state’s Native American heritage during special events and ceremonies. And why shouldn’t they? The state, home to 39 […]