February 26, 2013

CPN water plan an example for Oklahoma tribes

A delegation from the Osage Nation recently visited Citizen Potawatomi Nation headquarters in Shawnee to discuss their preparations for a water resource plan. CPN’s experience in […]
February 25, 2013

CPN Veterans’ Color Guard opens Senior Day at OK Statehouse

In front of a full House chamber, the CPN Veterans’ Organization Color Guard opened Senior Day at the Oklahoma State Capitol on February 25. The five […]
February 22, 2013

Some incumbents run unopposed in 2013 election

Citizen Potawatomi Nation voters will vote for Legislators in District 2 and in District 4 on June 29, 2013. Legislative District 1 incumbent Roy Slavin, District […]
February 21, 2013

Diplomatic security a new responsibility for the CPN Police Department

When one thinks of the responsibilities of the CPN Police Department, diplomatic security would not be near the top of the list. But with the tribe’s […]
February 18, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Language Department hosts winter storytelling

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Language Department will share a collection of traditional Potawatomi stories that provide a glimpse into the nation’s culture and history. The storytelling […]
February 18, 2013

Citizen Potawatomi Nation offering Tax Prep Service

Citizen Potawatomi Nation will once again offer assistance to file Federal and State income tax returns for those earning less than $51,000 annually. The Volunteer Income […]
February 15, 2013

Violence Against Women Act reauthorized in U.S. Senate

The U.S. Senate has voted to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act by a vote of 78-22. The law, passed in 1994, has a proven record […]
February 14, 2013

Four decades of CPN history all in a day’s work for tribal elder Mary Powell

Just a few decades ago the Citizen Potawatomi Nation had less than $1,000 in the bank and conducted much of its business out of a single […]
February 13, 2013

CPN Police Officer Lee Minick Promoted to Lieutenant

  The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Police Department recently held a special ceremony to promote Detective Lee Minick to lieutenant. Minick has served the CPN Police Department […]