November 27, 2013

CPN represented at 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference

On November 13, 2013, representatives from a majority of the 566 federally-recognized Tribal nations assembled in the U.S. Department of the Interior amphitheater in Washington, D.C. […]
November 26, 2013

Larger numbers than expected turn out for inaugural Potawatomi Bee

Conceived as a platform for language students at the CPN Child Development Center  to demonstrate their knowledge in public, the first ever Potawatomi Bee was held […]
November 25, 2013

Secretary Jewell Signs Historic Agreement with Citizen Potawatomi Nation

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Assistant Secretary of Indian Affairs Kevin K. Washburn today joined Citizen Potawatomi Nation Chairman John Barrett to formally approve […]
November 22, 2013

Hope for the Holidays

Having time off from work for the holidays means abusers and victims spend more time together, increasing the likelihood that abuse will occur. Many times victims […]
November 21, 2013

Potawatomi regalia a mix of tradition and personality

The vibrant colors and patterns seen on regalia at the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Family Reunion Festival often influence spectators to look into creating their own regalia […]
November 20, 2013

Meet your Legislator: District 1’s Roy Slavin

  One of the eldest representatives on the Citizen Potawatomi Legislature, Kansas City, Missouri’s Roy Slavin has seen the vast changes Native Americans have gone through […]
November 19, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation receives Excellence in Financial Reporting Award for 25th year

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada has recognized Citizen Potawatomi Nation for excellence in accounting and financial reporting. The award for […]
November 18, 2013

P.L.A.C.E. adds Kyle Miller as Academic Support Specialist

According to the Oklahoma Office of Juvenile Affairs (OJA), approximately 28 percent of the 273 delinquent youth in Pottawatomie County, Okla. were Native American. In the […]
November 14, 2013

What is WIC?

With the recent government shutdown affecting government programs, many local residents remained unsure of the impact on services they use daily. One of the most prominent […]