January 13, 2017

Employee loan program made reliable transportation possible for McSpadden

In a state like Oklahoma, with vast distances and an inadequate public transportation infrastructure, having a reliable car is paramount for employees of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation. This issue is exacerbated outside […]
January 12, 2017

An interview with former PLP Lexi Freeman

Rhodd family member Lexi Freeman was a member of the 2012 Potawatomi Leadership Program. As an environmental science graduate student at Oklahoma State University, she is studying the American burying beetle, Nicrophorus […]
January 11, 2017

Browning Neddeau organizes California Native American gathering

Citizen Potawatomi Nation member Browning Neddeau, Ph.D. of Seaside, California, organized the second annual Native American Gathering at California State University, Monterey Bay on November 5. An assistant professor of education at the […]
January 10, 2017

CPN Health Service’s Torie Fuller receives National Indian Health Board Local Impact Award

A familiar face around the Citizen Potawatomi Nation recently received notice that she would be honored with an award from the National Indian Health Board, CPN Health Services and Healthy Heart […]
January 9, 2017

CPN Legislative update: December 2016

The CPN Legislature met on December 8 for their final meeting of 2016, with all legislators in attendance. Following approval of the September 22 legislative meeting minutes, tribal legislators approved […]
January 6, 2017

CPN Community Garden update: January 2017

Although January is not the peak time for gardening, it is the perfect time to start planning for the 2017 garden. The CPN Community Garden will be moving to a […]
January 5, 2017

“Traditional is healthy,” a Rekindling 7 Generations program update: January 2017

For the month of November, Rekindling 7 Generations youth celebrated Native American Heritage Month with several events centered around the theme, “Traditional is Healthy.” Rekindling 7 Generations partnered with the Etem Omvlkusen […]
January 4, 2017

Citizen Potawatomi elected in Murray County

As home to the Chickasaw Nation’s Artesian Hotel, Murray County, Oklahoma has been held up as an example of positive relations between tribal nations and local governments that benefit rural Oklahoma communities. […]
January 3, 2017

Tribal member raises money for local Boys and Girls Club with board breaking fundraiser

Fundraisers are a part of life for non-profit organizations, and the format for these vital funds are as varied as the organizations they serve. One CPN member from the Rhodd family, […]