May 16, 2016

Two Potawatomi Midshipmen graduate from U.S. Naval Academy

Across the country, tribal members of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation will walk across stages and receive their diplomas to conclude the 2016 academic year. Among the dozens of graduates concluding their […]
May 16, 2016

Interactions with ICW begin with Intake Specialist Angela Redding

In recent years, rightwing groups like the Goldwater Institute have made a concerted effort to repeal the Indian Child Welfare Act. Opponents claim the 1978 law, which aims to keep foster […]
May 16, 2016

Bailey and Ledisnski win 2016 March Madness fitness competition

By Sarah Lawerance, CPN Fitness Trainer Each year, you can feel the anticipation building at FireLake Wellness Center as the March Madness fitness challenge rolls around. […]
May 13, 2016

Local first responders participated in airplane crash exercise

Preparing for the worst is what emergency responders do best, and a recent exercise held at the Citizen Potawatomi Nation gave local rescuers an opportunity to […]
May 13, 2016

FireLodge tribal youth update: May 2016

By Darin Greene, FireLodge Tribal Youth Coordinator This time of year brings our spring session at the Potawatomi Learning and Cultural Exchange. Our students will have plenty to do this month […]
May 13, 2016

Language with Justin: May 2016

By Justin Neely, Director of the CPN Language Department  It’s been an eventful month for the Citizen Potawatomi Language Department. In April, students who attend the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Child Development […]
May 12, 2016

Extend your Festival stay and visit these Oklahoma destinations

The local minor league baseball team, the Oklahoma City Dodgers, is slated to play a week’s worth of home games during the Family Reunion Festival. Located in the […]
May 9, 2016

National Museum of the American Indian includes Potawatomi treaty

The original 1836 treaty between the Potawatomi and the United States is now on display as part of an exhibition titled “Nation to Nation: Treaties between the United States and American […]
May 9, 2016

Tribal police recognized for community impact at Oklahoma ethics awards

The Oklahoma Business Ethics Consortium’s 2016 OK Ethics Statewide Awards recognizes businesses, nonprofits and government entities whose efforts promote Oklahoma values and positively impact its communities. In the category of community impact, the […]