September 15, 2017

Blair looks back at three decades with Citizen Potawatomi Nation

When longtime Tribal Chairman John “Rocky” Barrett discusses his tenure at the tribe, first as tribal administrator and then as tribal chairman, he often mentions the […]
September 14, 2017

Citizen Potawatomi student accepted into precollege leadership program in Washington, D.C.

INSPIRE Pre-College Program is a part of the Native American Political Leadership Program held at George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and originated as a digital […]
September 13, 2017

CPN journalist wins Oklahoma Press Association award for sports reporting

A Citizen Potawatomi was among those honored for his work in journalism at this year’s Oklahoma Press Association awards gala. Rodney Haltom is a sports editor […]
September 12, 2017

High schooler joins College Horizons program at Princeton University

Dorothy Scarborough, a 17-year-old rising high school senior in New York City and a Citizen Potawatomi, recently attended College Horizons, a weeklong residential college access program. […]
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 […]