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 […]
November 13, 2013

FireLodge Youth Program and other CPN employees presents the real world at Junior Achievement Day

Volunteers from the staff of the FireLodge Youth Program and other CPN enterprises and departments recently participated in Junior Achievement Day at Shawnee Public Schools in […]
November 12, 2013

CPN Pediatrcian Dr. Adediji looks after the tribe’s youngest members

Often the most vulnerable population to disease and injury are the youngest tribal members, whose care is in the hands of the pediatric staff of the […]
November 11, 2013

CPN Vets on Veterans Day

In honor of Veterans Day, we have spoken with a few members of the Citizen Potawatomi Veterans’ Organization, who kindly shared their experiences in service of […]
November 8, 2013

Colder months mean crafting

With the colder and darker months upon us, some may get the urge to craft. The Potawatomi traditionally spent a lot of time inside, repairing household […]
November 7, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation awarded grant to establish Potawatomi Cultural Mentorship Program

Citizen Potawatomi Nation was awarded $367,469 by the Administration for Native Americans to establish a new cultural mentorship program. The Cultural Mentorship Program will be directed […]
November 6, 2013

An Unsettling Legacy: The War of 1812 and the Removal Treaties of the 1830s

In early September 1838, General Tipton called for a council at Menominee’s village near Twin Lakes in Indiana to discuss the issue of removal with tribal […]