September 9, 2017

Military veteran and photojournalist Michael Harmon comes home for Festival

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s annual Family Reunion Festival provides an opportunity for members who may have recently gained tribal citizenship to get a firsthand experience at the […]
September 8, 2017

Eagle watch becomes brush with bobcat

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Aviary had several surprise visitors at the aviary since January; unfortunately, none of them were Wadasé Zhabwé. She continues to wear her telemetry […]
September 7, 2017

Explaining tribal law: Reservation vs. trust land

When it comes to describing Native American land, a common assumption might be to call it a reservation. However, depending on how land is divided and […]
September 6, 2017

Tribal member Christopher Abel is longtime IT Department staple

Given the nature of the world today, where governments, businesses and average consumers are under threat from cybertheft and hacking, Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s information technology department […]
September 5, 2017

Grants, education programs help mitigate mental health disparities in Native communities

  Editor’s note: September is National Suicide Prevention Month. Hownikan spoke with Dr. Glenna Stumblingbear-Riddle about suicide, how it impacts our community, warning signs, prevention and […]
September 1, 2017

First eaglet hatched at CPN Eagle Aviary will soon soar

Aviary staff has been working to prepare an American bald eagle hatched at the facility in May for release. In addition to securing permission from the […]
August 31, 2017

CPN Eagle Aviary update: August 2017

By Jennifer Randell, Manager of the CPN Eagle Aviary This time of year we get a lot of calls for injured and orphaned wildlife of all […]
August 30, 2017

Curtice connects faith, culture in writings

Citizen Potawatomi tribal member Kaitlin Curtice is an author, blogger and poet whose passion is linking her Christian faith to her Indigenous roots. The Hownikan interviewed […]
August 29, 2017

Search for missing Hownikans starts at Tribal Rolls

Amidst what can seem like an ever growing list of Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal programs on offer to members around the world, it is vital that […]