March 31, 2020

USMCA Agreement will bolster intertribal trade in North America

Following overwhelming bi-partisan support from both houses of Congress, the 2020 United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement provisions will update areas that the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement lacked.
March 30, 2020

Couponing event instills frugal shopping skills

The free event held in January 2020 by CPN’s House of Hope taught the community how to shop efficiently and live frugally. The 40 attendees also heard about financial abuse and its effect on relationships.
March 27, 2020

Potawatomi leader’s entrepreneurial spirit and the Oregon Trail

Before removal west, Louis Vieux and his family were prominent fur traders around the Great Lakes. They continued trading after removal to Council Bluffs in present-day Iowa, and the family’s business ideals followed them to the Potawatomi reservation in northeastern Kansas.
March 26, 2020

Hownikan Podcast: March 2020

This episode contains stories of Tribal members and CPN departments contributing to the greater community — from enacting change through leadership roles to making communication easier and encouraging others to connect with their culture through music.
March 25, 2020

Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics student sets eyes on the skies

Although only a junior in high school at the Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics, Pettifer family descendant Kyla Risenhoover’s main career goal reaches outside of earth’s atmosphere. She wants to become an astronaut.
March 24, 2020

CPN Police Department serves and protects the greater community

Cross deputation provides CPN police the jurisdiction to patrol countywide. But no matter where the CPN police patrol or who they encounter, the officers employ understanding and strive to keep everyone safe.
March 20, 2020

Language update: March 2020

The monthly update from the CPN Language Department includes a look back at the 2020 Winter Storytelling event from February, upcoming translations and the men's drum group's progress.
March 19, 2020

Curley descendant aims to improve foster family training through prestigious fellowship

Although AdoptUSKids looks for minority professionals or those working with minority populations, CPN member Kendra Lowden is the first in the program’s history to be both an enrolled member of a federally recognized tribe and also an employee working for a tribal nation.
March 18, 2020

Spend time with Potawatomi history and authors

Reading about Potawatomi history or books by Potawatomi authors makes a great way to pass time and expand knowledge.