August 27, 2013

Meet your legisator: District 13’s Bobbi Bowden

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s 16-person legislature covers the entire United States of America, with districts 1-8 encompassing the states outside of Oklahoma. One of the five Oklahoma-based […]
August 23, 2013

Tribal Youth Program secures education funding grant

In its ongoing efforts to serve youth in the areas surrounding tribal headquarters in Shawnee, Okla., the Citizen Potawatomi Nation has recently been approved expand an […]
August 22, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation donates bus to OBU athletic department

Oklahoma Baptist University will take the football field on Aug. 31 for the first time since 1940, playing Southwestern College of Kansas. The new football program […]
August 21, 2013

A-OK Railroad, Citizen Potawatomi Nation dedicate Iron Horse Bridge

Officials from A-OK Railroad, Citizen Potawatomi Nation and United States Congressman James Lankford gathered to dedicate the Iron Horse Bridge and celebrate an important milestone in […]
August 20, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation honored by Harvard’s Kennedy School for American Indian Tribal Governance

Citizen Potawatomi Nation was one of three American Indian tribal government programs to be selected by the Harvard Project’s Honoring Nations program as All-Stars from the […]
August 16, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Police Officer receives Medal of Valor for rescue of OHP Pilot

Citizen Potawatomi Nation police officer Major Jody Opela received the Medal of Valor in appreciation of his assistance to Oklahoma Highway patrol Trooper Dennis Dickens after […]
August 14, 2013

Scout, the chocolate lab of FireLake Golf Course

In April, FireLake Golf Course welcomed new Superintendent Derron Day to the staff. Day, of Muskogee, Okla. joined FireLake after previously having served in the same […]
August 14, 2013

Kansas Veterans Native American Health Fair to take place September 6

For the past three weeks I have been involved in a combined effort on the part of the Department of Veterans Affairs and the other four […]
August 14, 2013

PLP Class of 2013 closes out summer program with presentations, reflections

    The 2013 Potawatomi Leadership Program (PLP) students completed their final requirements to conclude the summer’s internship. Program participants initially paired off to work on […]