July 6, 2017

$10k CPN donation helps provide Tecumseh P.D. active shooter protection

Tecumseh’s finest will have one more line of protection should the worst happen thanks to a $10,000 contribution from the Citizen Potawatomi Nation to the police department. In 2016 the tribe […]
June 30, 2017

Dr. Stumblingbear-Riddle appointed to OK Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Board

Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Behavioral Health Clinic experiences very few “slow days,” a result likely related to the inadequate behavioral and mental healthcare services in the United […]
June 30, 2017

CPN Legislative update: May and June 2017

Just following Festival, the full legislature met for its June 26, 2017 meeting. All members were present, and after the approval of the minutes, Education Director Tesia Zientek gave a presentation […]
June 30, 2017

Population growth results in redistricting for CPN Tribal Legislature

Just like American political jurisdictions that shift after an annual census, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s Tribal Government is no different. At the March 2017 legislative meeting, elected legislators from across the country […]
June 29, 2017

FireLake Golf Course re-opens

Nearly two years after work crews began excavating large sections of FireLake Golf Course, golfers are set to return to the 18-hole public course located 40 […]
June 28, 2017

Barrett, wins chairman vote, legislative incumbents all re-elected

Amidst the sporting and art contests, cultural classes and powwow dancing, the annual Citizen Potawatomi Nation Family Reunion Festival centers around the General Council meeting, held […]
June 27, 2017

New visitor at CPN Eagle Aviary

In late March 2017 a new and unexpected visitor arrived at the Citizen Potawatomi Eagle Aviary. A sub-adult male bald eagle flew in to the aviary grounds, located on private, […]
June 27, 2017

Indiana declares Indian Day

It was a bright sunny day in Rochester, Indiana, when more than 200 people of many faiths came together in a Catholic church to honor Native Americans for the State […]
June 27, 2017

On ‘Point’ with her roots

A Citizen Potawatomi tribal member with a special talent traveled from California to learn more about her culture and to teach her craft to students at […]