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 […]
March 12, 2014

CPN House of Hope partners with Pendleton to combat domestic violence

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s House of Hope has created a limited edition Pendleton blanket to raise awareness and funds for domestic violence programs. The blanket is the […]
March 12, 2014

Joe Garcia named new General Manager of Grand Casino Hotel and Resort

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s prosperous and diverse presence in Pottawatomie County continues provide numerous opportunities for tribal members, current employees and Oklahoma residents. That opportunity often comes […]
March 11, 2014

Spring into fitness

Spring is right around the corner and I have had several people asking questions about fitness. How do I start a fitness program? “Try to get […]