March 26, 2013

Tribal police hone their skills with live training exercise

Officers from the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Police Department conducted a training exercise designed to prepare them for a live shooter incident. The training session, overseen by […]
March 25, 2013

BBQ cook-off, family activities this weekend in Shawnee

Grab the family and enjoy some of the best barbecue in the region at the Second Annual FireLake BBQ Contest on March 30. More than 35 […]
March 22, 2013

Community Development Corporation helping Native American businesses across the nation

One of the gems of the tribe’s commercial assets is the Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Community Development Corporation (CPCDC). Partially funded by a Treasury Department grant, the […]
March 21, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation presents Potawatomi Art Show and Sale

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Art Show is set for April 5-6, 2012 and will feature art from Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal members from around the world. […]
March 20, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Tribal Youth Council moves into new location

Citizen Potawatomi Nation has opened a new gym which will be home to the P.L.A.C.E., the Potawatomi Learning and Cultural Exchange: A Youth Club. The new […]
March 19, 2013

CPN Community Resource Officer protects the most vulnerable individuals in tribal jurisdiction

Police officers are tasked with running in the direction of danger when everyone else is heading the other way. Psychologically, this leads many people, especially children, […]
March 15, 2013

Veterans have a CPN member looking out for them with the VA

  Shawnee, Okla. – A decade after the invasion of Iraq and nearly 12 after the start of the war in Afghanistan, another generation of American […]
March 13, 2013

The Seven Grandfathers – A Potawatomi story

In the early years, the Earth was hard on the people. Many died from diseases and others just passed on from the tough lives they lived. […]
March 7, 2013

Cultural Heritage Center completes exhibit at Rossville

A new exhibit in the Rossville Community Center conference room depicts the Potawatomi history from the pre-contact era to the Citizen Potawatomi Nation today. “Kansas has […]