November 7, 2019

Kasie Nichols recognized at Woman of the Year awards

Longtime Tribal employee and current Director of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Self-Governance Department, Kasie Nichols was honored in October at the Journal Record’s Woman of the Year reception.
November 6, 2019

Returning to traditions may aid efforts to combat California’s white sage population decline

The four medicines hold extreme importance with Nishnabé and other Native Americans. However, the wide use of one popular species of sage native to California has negative consequences on its sustainability.
November 5, 2019

Pro-Pipe USA breaks ground at Iron Horse

Tribal leaders, congressional representatives and local officials welcomed Canadian firm Pro-Pipe USA LLC to the Citizen Potawatomi Nation in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, for the pipeline manufacturer’s groundbreaking ceremony at Iron Horse Industrial Park.
November 1, 2019

Managing the varying layers of stress

Stress manifests itself both mentally and physically, effecting everyone in some form. The International Stress Management Association recognizes the first full week in November as International Stress Awareness Week.
November 1, 2019

Tribal election notice for 2020

Citizen Potawatomi Nation voters prepare to elect candidates for two Oklahoma legislative seats — Districts 9 and 12. CPN members will cast their ballots during the election on June 27, 2020, that takes place during the Family Reunion Festival.
October 31, 2019

Customer Care Manager Kay Bruce sees ‘no boundaries’ for FireLake Discount Foods

As both a manager and customer service representative, Customer Care Manager Kay Bruce keeps others at the forefront of her mind. She believes FireLake Discount Foods does the same as an employer and retail establishment.
October 30, 2019

Floral influence in regalia spans time and personalities

Floral patterns have remained a prominent style for hundreds of years. However, as with any clothing or ornamental dress, time influences characteristics and ideas of fashion.
October 29, 2019

Aviary’s enrichment activities support well-being for resident birds

Mindful approaches to both the design and implementation of the CPN Eagle Aviary’s enclosures keeps the birds in shape, both mentally and physically.
October 28, 2019

Language Update: October 2019

The October 2019 CPN Language Department Update discusses new staff, expansion of courses, the new online dictionary and a few new words to learn.