October 6, 2016

USDA Launches Relending Program to Reduce Rural Poverty Nationwide

BEREA, KY, Oct. 6, 2016 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today unveiled an innovative partnership with community development organizations from across the country, providing $401 million […]
October 6, 2016

A letter from CPN’s ethnology collections manager

Bozho, I was blessed to be brought onto the staff at the CHC about one year ago and so far it has been a fantastic experience and I am […]
October 5, 2016

CPN Tribal Historic Preservation Office exercises sovereignty

In 1966, the National Historic Preservation Act was signed into law as an attempt to end the adverse effects of development on historically significant properties. Ten years later, a review process […]
October 5, 2016

CPN House of Hope advocates for victims during Domestic Violence Awareness month

  Along with autumn and falling leaves, October also brings to light a difficult, yet important, subject. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and according to Amanda Chapman – the House of […]
October 5, 2016

CPN Education update: October 2016

Just over a year has passed since the Citizen Potawatomi Nation struck its historic partnership with St. Gregory’s University. For those of you who may be unaware, through a prepaid tuition […]
October 4, 2016

Historic Pottawatomie County radio station KGFF gets FM channel

It was a long time coming, but as of midnight on September 8, 2016, listeners of Pottawatomie County’s oldest radio station can now tune in to an FM signal for […]
September 30, 2016

Alta Mae Sinor welcomes Chairman Barrett and Vice-Chairman Capps to 102nd birthday party

With more than 100 birthdays, one would imagine CPN elder Alta (Cargill) Sinor would have a hard time picking just one to call her favorite. Yet if you asked her […]
September 29, 2016

Jason Hawk earns degree with help from CPN Employment and Training

Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians Chairperson Aaron Payment made a statement to U.S. News and World Report in November concerning Native American graduation rates, “We have the worst of […]
September 28, 2016

Chairman Barrett honored at 2016 Trail of Courage Festival

Taking place in the original homelands of what is today known as the Citizen Potawatomi Nation; CPN Tribal Chairman John “Rocky” Barrett was one of the guests of honor at the […]