June 17, 2010

Country Music Heartthrob Blake Shelton at CPN’s FireLake Grand Casino

Shawnee, Okla. – Pull on your blue jeans, dust off your boots, grab your cowboy hat, and make plans to help the Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s FireLake […]
June 11, 2010

Appealing FEMA Ineligibility Letters

  (CPN member Kimberly Vanderberg’s home was destroyed in the May 10 tornado.) OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahomans who have received notice from the Federal Emergency Management […]
June 10, 2010

Pruitt Launches Six-Song EP

Citizen Potawatomi Nation member Brandon Pruitt, a native of Lexington, Oklahoma, has launched a new, six-song Extended Play (EP) album on compact disc. With a performance […]
June 9, 2010

Descendants Dedicate ‘Trail of Death’ signs

  (CPN member George Godfrey offers a tobacco blessing for one of the Trail of Death signs.) Descendants dedicate ‘Trail of Death’ signs  By Curt Slyder, […]
June 9, 2010

Josh Peltier – Ballplayer Extraordinaire

  Josh Peltier – Ballplayer Extraordinaire       He might not be quite ready for a Stephen Strasborg-like* Major League baseball debut yet. But, three-year-old Citizen Potawatomi […]
June 3, 2010

Hernandez Accepts Principal position

(Jesse Hernandez directs CPN Childhood Development Center singers during the 2007 Christmas program.) By Josh Burton, Shawnee News-Star writer – josh.burton@news-star.com SHAWNEE, Okla. — The Shawnee […]
June 2, 2010

CPN artist Matt Bearden at Red Earth

OKLAHOMA CITY – If the Red Earth Pow-Wow is a statement of multi-tribal diversity, then painter Matt Bearden is a poster boy for the cause. The […]
May 28, 2010

Linda Capps enters GCTC Hall of Fame

(New GCTC Hall of Fame inductee Linda Capps accepts a proclamation naming May 6 “Linda Capps Day” in Oklahoma from State Rep. Shane Jett of Tecumseh.) […]
May 28, 2010

Bob Trousdale Walks On

(Bob Trousdale stands outside his two-room Maverick Hotel in downtown Tecumseh, Oklahoma. Bob lovingly and painstakingly restored the old bank building.) The Citizen Potawatomi Nation has […]