January 10, 2018

CPN honors St. Gregory’s University academic dean and professor Ron Faulk

Submitted by Tesia Zientek During a December celebration for tribal members graduating from St. Gregory’s University in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Citizen Potawatomi Nation also honored longtime SGU […]
January 9, 2018

CPN Batch Plant helps build many tribal projects

A Citizen Potawatomi Nation enterprise is set to reopen the concrete mixing portion of the business. The Tribe has owned its batch plant, or concrete mixing […]
January 8, 2018

Duffell earns recognition for community contributions

Each year, Oklahoma Gazette recognizes 40 individuals age 40 or younger who significantly contribute to shaping central Oklahoma communities. This year, Citizen Potawatomi Nation internship coordinator […]
January 5, 2018

Breaking sound barriers: Composer Aaron Martin defies definition in his otherworldly take on modern music

Classically trained musician Aaron Martin always knew he wanted to make music, and he’s made it into an unconventional career. In two years, he helped compose […]
January 4, 2018

CDC: Cervical cancer kills two times more Native women than white

By Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton Nearly 30 years later, Liz Masters still vividly remembers her gynecologist’s words. “You have an angry cervix,” he told the Cherokee Nation citizen. […]
January 3, 2018

Healthy goals: new year, better you

Submitted by Kassi Roselius A new year brings about new possibilities and the desire to better oneself. However, keeping these commitments can, at times, become more […]
January 2, 2018

‘Hope and change’ – Multicultural activist Emcee One motivates, educates youths and communities through power of music

Youth have power. Right now. “When we told them they’re the future, we accidentally said, ‘You don’t matter yet. You don’t count until some futuristic point […]
December 28, 2017

Sowing hope: Digging into dark family history seeds Richard Abbey’s passion for preserving Native futures

Shke Zheshké Family Farm is a “tiny little place” that Richard Abbey inherited a couple of years ago. He says it isn’t much to look at […]
December 27, 2017

The CPN Veterans report: December 2017

  Bozho (Hello), The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ Office of Tribal Government Relations (OTGR) highlights tribes’ top priorities for serving American Indian needs. The office […]