July 12, 2017

Gathering of Potawatomi Nations heads north to Canada in 2017

The annual Gathering of Potawatomi Nations will be held north of the border this year by the Walpole Island First Nation of Canada, located just across from Detroit, Michigan from August 2-5, […]
July 11, 2017

CPN members help Shawnee baseball to No. 1 national ranking and championship three-peat

Two CPN members recently helped Shawnee High School capture its third state championship in a row while leading the team to the top ranking in the nation. Jacob Taylor Vype […]
July 10, 2017

A look at John Anderson, Citizen Potawatomi banker

Born June 16, 1927, John V. Anderson grew up in Choctaw, Oklahoma during the Great Depression. At the age of 17, his father signed the papers that […]
July 7, 2017

CPN Education update: July 2017

Recently, St. Gregory’s University approved the Master’s in Business Administration in Tribal Enterprise Management. A group from the Citizen Potawatomi Nation and SGU have   worked […]
July 6, 2017

$10k CPN donation helps provide Tecumseh P.D. active shooter protection

Tecumseh’s finest will have one more line of protection should the worst happen thanks to a $10,000 contribution from the Citizen Potawatomi Nation to the police department. In 2016 the tribe […]
June 30, 2017

Dr. Stumblingbear-Riddle appointed to OK Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Board

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Behavioral Health Clinic experiences very few “slow days,” a result likely related to the inadequate behavioral and mental healthcare services in the United […]
June 30, 2017

CPN Legislative update: May and June 2017

Just following Festival, the full legislature met for its June 26, 2017 meeting. All members were present, and after the approval of the minutes, Education Director Tesia Zientek gave a presentation […]
June 30, 2017

Population growth results in redistricting for CPN Tribal Legislature

Just like American political jurisdictions that shift after an annual census, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Tribal Government is no different. At the March 2017 legislative meeting, elected legislators from across the country […]
June 29, 2017

FireLake Golf Course re-opens

Nearly two years after work crews began excavating large sections of FireLake Golf Course, golfers are set to return to the 18-hole public course located 40 […]