June 4, 2013

Potawatomi Cornerstone

Bozho This months’ article features Kaitlyn Orr, no relation to Yancey Orr from the previous article. Kaitlyn is a member of the Bourassa family and is […]
June 3, 2013

CPN welcomes families to the 2013 Family Reunion Festival

* Online registration is now closed. On site registration will open the morning of Friday, June 28 in the southwest side of the FireLake Arena. The […]
May 31, 2013

Mark Harmon Celebrity Weekend begins at FireLake Bowling Center

This weekend NCIS star Mark Harmon, and a group of his celebrity friends, will gather to raise money to support local non-profit organizations. The 13th annual […]
May 30, 2013

Festival prepartation: How to make a fan

With Festival on the horizon, having traditional Potawatomi dress and regalia are an important facet of participating in ceremonies like Grand Entry and dancing. One piece […]
May 29, 2013

Officer Mckechnie of CPN Police Department honored for excellent police work

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Police Department honored CPN Police Officer Mike Mckechnie for his dedication to the department and excellent police work. A traffic stop initiated by […]
May 28, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation opens distribution site to help tornado victims

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation has opened a distribution site to help the victims of the May 19 and 20 tornadoes in Oklahoma. Oklahomans needing assistance may […]
May 24, 2013

Recording artist and CPN member Carter Sampson aids Pott. County tornado relief

  The force of the storms that tore through central Oklahoma in the last week has been exceeded by the response from locals and out-of-staters alike. […]
May 24, 2013

The Potawatomi Medicine Wheel

Many Native American tribes recognize the significance of the medicine wheel, the colors and directions that are associated with them. For the Potawatomi, the East is […]
May 23, 2013

Indian Child Welfare Department looking out for Potawatomi youth around the country

After centuries of mismanagement and abuse at the hands of the federal government, the 1978 passage of the Indian Child Welfare Act was a significant step […]