February 25, 2014

Citizen Potawatomi Nation: The economic engine of Pottawatomie County

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation has come a long way since 1971 when the Tribe’s bank account held just $550 and its assets included an aging mobile […]
February 25, 2014

Wadase Update: March 2014

Winter weather persists here in Oklahoma. The bird feeders around the aviary are packed full of every songbird indigenous to the area as well as woodpeckers, […]
February 24, 2014

Grand Casino Hotel and Resort partners with Penn Square Mall to promote tourism

Grand Casino Hotel and Resort has partnered with Penn Square Mall to open the retail space, The Grand Lounge, to promote Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal enterprises […]
February 20, 2014

City of Shawnee demands unwarranted tax revenue

City of Shawnee, Okla. officials recently delivered a letter to the four Native American Tribes in the city asking that tribes begin paying a three percent […]
February 19, 2014

Grocery and retail enterprises give back to the community under Director Richard Driskell

 The grocery business isn’t as simple as it looks from the outside. There is a science to everything, even in placing products on a shelf for […]
February 18, 2014

FireLake Entertainment Center still thriving after three decades

  Once surrounded by a corn field, FireLake Entertainment Center’s current surroundings look starkly different than it did thirty years ago. Its continuing transformation mirrors that […]
February 17, 2014

CPN WIC finds success with new computer system

  Citizen Potawatomi Nation WIC recently updated the computer system used to serve clients. The new program, Spirit, is a web based program and allows WIC […]
February 14, 2014

Tips for building a respectful teenage community

1. Help youth celebrate cultural diversity Our youth are living in a community steeped in a variety of cultures. This is a fantastic opportunity for each individual […]
February 13, 2014

CHC staff archiving thousands of Potawatomi items

For the past year, the Cultural Heritage Center’s Tribal Archive and Research Division have been diligently working to transfer the Tribe’s cultural and historical collection catalogs […]