April 20, 2017

CPN legislative update: April 2017

On March 6 the members of the CPN Legislature met, with no one absent. Following approval of meeting from the December 8, 2016 and January 19, 2017 meetings, several resolutions were […]
April 19, 2017

Meet the district 3 candidates

District 3 incumbent Robert Whistler A familiar face to many in Citizen Potawatomi Nation District 3’s legislative race will be Robert Whistler, who is seeking his third term against challenger Jahn […]
April 18, 2017

Tribal members share culture with French immersion school

Vieux family member Jennifer Dye and her daughter Irene shared the history and culture of the Citizen Potawatomi people to Irene’s second grade class at Academie Lafayette – a French immersion charter […]
April 17, 2017

Tribe begins rehabilitation on one of Pottawatomie County’s oldest bridges

To visitors of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Powwow Grounds, the sight of construction cones near a closed off concrete bridge spanning Squirrel Creek is a familiar one. Since 2013 it has […]
April 16, 2017

Wadasé Zhabwé update: Four years later

Wadasé Zhabwé, or as she was known then, Penojés, was one of the first eight eagles to call the CPN Eagle Aviary home. Before being mature […]
April 14, 2017

Human Resources Director Richard Brown helped shape central Oklahoma workforce system

Most of Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s 2,400 employees have dealt with the human resources department in one way or another. Whether through new hire orientation, seeking assistance about employment benefits or even to […]
April 13, 2017

Congressman Steve Russell holds lively town hall at heritage center

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s tribal complex falls inside Congressman Steve Russell’s district. The Oklahoma Fifth District representative needed a large venue for his recent town hall, as large numbers were expected to hear […]
April 12, 2017

Potawatomi Trail of Death featured in “Like Birds in a Wind Storm”

Since first taking the road in 1988, the Potawatomi Trail of Death Caravan has tried to give attendees a small sense of the extensive landscape covered by the Indian Potawatomi on […]
April 11, 2017

Language with Justin: April 2017

On February 22 the CPN Language Department hosted our fifth annual Winter Storytelling Event at the CPN Cultural Heritage Center. We had over 50 people in attendance. But what was truly […]