December 16, 2016

Skillings inducted into PBA Southwest Region Hall of Fame

If you’ve attended one of the many professional bowling events taking place in Shawnee, Oklahoma in the past few years, it’s largely because of the work of FireLake Bowling Center Director […]
December 15, 2016

‘Rainmaker’ honored at the 2016 Woman of the Year awards

Longtime Citizen Potawatomi Nation Self-Governance Director Rhonda Butcher was recognized by The Journal Record newspaper as one of Oklahoma’s most influential female professionals. Butcher, nicknamed the ‘Rainmaker’ by Tribal Chairman John “Rocky” Barrett […]
December 14, 2016

CPN decorates tree for Red Earth Treefest

Tribal members and employees decorated a Citizen Potawatomi Christmas tree for the second annual Red Earth Treefest in downtown Oklahoma City. Treefest is an event to celebrate the diverse Native American tribes […]
December 13, 2016

CPN Gift Shop features Crane Woman’s art

Sharon Catlege, better known as the Crane Woman, is a Potawatomi artist whose work is featured at the Citizen Potawatomi Gift Shop. She is a descendant of Delilah Bourassa, daughter of […]
December 12, 2016

CPN Veterans report: December 2016

Bozho, I have been informed of a service for veterans that could be of great benefit to many. Have you had an appeal to a Veteran’s Administration benefit denied by the […]
December 9, 2016

Citizen Potawatomi Nation gives to Maud Public Schools music department

Maud Public School students are able to participate in a newly-formed school band because of a generous donation from Citizen Potawatomi Nation. “We were extremely excited […]
December 9, 2016

Q&A with Rekindling 7 Generations program participant Anna Rhodd Brimm

This month I wanted to give you a first person point of view from one of our program participants, Anna Rhodd Brimm. She is a member […]
December 7, 2016

Tribal youth attends final White House Tribal Nations Conference of Obama Administration

In September, I had the opportunity to attend the White House Tribal Nations Conference and the White House Tribal Youth Gathering as a delegate from Citizen […]
December 5, 2016

Citizen Potawatomi Nation sues Indian Health Service over unpaid costs

The Citizen Potawatomi Nation has sued Indian Health Service over nearly $800,000 in costs associated with the operations of its health services, including the facility costs […]