November 6, 2013

An Unsettling Legacy: The War of 1812 and the Removal Treaties of the 1830s

In early September 1838, General Tipton called for a council at Menominee’s village near Twin Lakes in Indiana to discuss the issue of removal with tribal […]
November 5, 2013

Oklahoma Baptist University and Citizen Potawatomi Nation sign MBA agreement

Oklahoma Baptist University President David Whitlock and Citizen Potawatomi Nation Tribal Chairman John Barrett signed a collaborative agreement between the two organizations to provide a corporate […]
November 4, 2013

Grand Casino Hotel and Resort adding more than 100 jobs

Grand Casino Hotel and Resort will add more than 100  jobs to staff additional dining and entertainment options opening at the resort in November.  The job […]
November 1, 2013

Culture is Prevention

By Michael Logan, Tribal Youth Prevention Specialist As you probably already know, November is Native American Heritage Month. What you may not have known is that […]
October 31, 2013

Loretta Barrett Oden & Mary Ann Powell Recognized at 5th Annual AARP Oklahoma Indian Elder Honors

Two Citizen Potawatomi Nation Tribal Members have been honored by AARP for their work in Native communities. Loretta Barratt Oden and Mary Ann Powell were recognized […]
October 30, 2013

2014 Tribal election notice

Tribal election season is underway again as Citizen Potawatomi Nation voters get set to elect candidates for Vice Chairman, Secretary-Treasurer and four members of the Legislature. […]
October 29, 2013

Boursaw to speak on CPN history for Native American Heritage Month

In celebration of the start of Native American Heritage Month and National Bison Day, the Flint Hills Discovery Center will host a celebration from 10 a.m. […]
October 25, 2013

Willis and Weatherford honored for fight against domestic violence

Two CPN employees were honored at an awards ceremony at the Pottawatomie County Courthouse for their services to domestic violence victims in Pottawatomie and Lincoln counties. […]
October 25, 2013

Employee Spotlight: Cheryl Richardson

Cheryl Richardson weighs an infant at the WIC office in Shawnee. The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Women, Infants, & Children program provides supplemental nutritious foods, health and […]