March 25, 2014

Potawatomi Leadership Program adds website and online application

The Potawatomi Leadership Program is an opportunity for young tribal members from around the country to take part in a six-week long educational program in Shawnee, […]
March 24, 2014

Male and Female American Bald Eagles, similar, but not the same

For most people, catching a glimpse of the American Bald Eagle is a rare event. Even for tribal members and visitors to the CPN Eagle Aviary, […]
March 21, 2014

Pronto Print Inc. looks to future with help of CPCDC

You are starting your own business and need marketing material printed. Well, Pronto Print Inc. in Ardmore, Okla. is a one stop shop for all of […]
March 20, 2014

One night of bingo creates a lifetime career at CPN for Mike Petray

From Blackjack dealers to the cooks at the Bistro Grill, FireLake Casino is the workplace for dozens of tribal employees. The managerial staff at FireLake Entertainment […]
March 20, 2014

Election 2014 – Meet the candidates: District 8

In this piece, we spoke to District 8 incumbent Dave Carney, a real estate broker and challenger Clyde Slavin, an optometrist about their views on the […]
March 19, 2014

Legislative Update: March 2014

CPN legislators and executive officials met in person and via video conference in February to discuss the Tribe’s legislative business. Only one member of the body, […]
March 18, 2014

Oklahoma banker Larry Briggs continues successful career at First National Bank and Trust Co.

In 1984, First Oklahoma Bank, N.A. of Shawnee, Okla. opened with a capital structure of $2.5 million, a large portion of which was borrowed from a […]
March 14, 2014

Potawatomi author revisits 1971 U.S. invasion of Laos in new book

As the Vietnam War entered its second decade, American policy makers made another attempt at severing the Communists’ Ho Chi Minh Trail, which crept along the […]
March 13, 2014

Three Sisters, a planting tradition

Long ago meat was hunted or fished, berries, nuts, wild growing greens and roots were gathered, but the diet staple, the “Three Sisters” were planted and […]