November 21, 2018

Surviving unknown lands

When the Potawatomi arrived on the first reservation in present-day Kansas between Sugar Creek and Pottawatomie Creek, the Flint Hills around them varied widely from the […]
November 20, 2018

Chronic obstructive lung disease

By Kassi Roselius, M.D., M.P.H., Staff Physician and Public Health Coordinator, CPNHS What is COPD? Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a chronic lung disease that develops […]
November 19, 2018

Finding food on the prairie

Before colonialism, the Potawatomi lived semi-nomadically as hunter-gatherers, picking Earth’s bounties seasonally. Often, they collected nuts, which provided fats and nutrients to cook, fry and survive […]
November 16, 2018

Native STEM association brings more than 2,000 to OKC

Native Americans from academic institutions and the public and private sectors across the country descended on Oklahoma City for the annual American Indian Science and Engineering […]
November 15, 2018

Carney nourishes Tribal connections through cookbook

Citizen Potawatomi Nation District 2 Legislator Eva Marie Carney combined her annual contest and food to bring people together in 2018. From January to April, she […]
November 14, 2018

Dream Warriors give hope to troubled Natives through music

A group of five musicians from Dream Warriors Management stopped at Citizen Potawatomi Nation this September. During their national “Heal It” tour, they performed for thousands […]
November 14, 2018

Museum staff wins plaudits, awards for rejuvenated Cultural Heritage Center exhibition

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center reopened its doors more than 10 months ago, revealing a museum that is hardly recognizable to the one destroyed […]
November 13, 2018

The fight against diabetes

By Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton Betty Nicholson would rather not have anyone follow in her footsteps. Nicholson is a coordinator for the Citizen Potawatomi Nation diabetes program. She […]
November 12, 2018

CPN Veterans Report

Bozho (Hello), I hope by now everyone has had a flu shot. It is extremely important, especially for us senior veterans. Military veterans with computers, search […]