November 21, 2019

Hownikan Podcast: November 2019

This episode explores a bit of the holiday season; a piece of craft work passed down through a family and a traditional Thanksgiving prayer in the Nishnabé language highlight ways to celebrate with loved ones. There’s also an update on the progress of CPN’s recycling program and a look at a unique extra task two employees take on once a year.
November 19, 2019

Tribe and Chairman win REI Oklahoma Vision Award

The Nation has become known as an innovator in utilizing the tools at its disposal to develop its businesses and governmental programs to improve local communities in and around its jurisdiction.
November 15, 2019

Invasive species management protects land for future generations

The Tribe’s realty department has set up a 15-foot-radius cage trapping system in southern Pottawatomie County. It includes 12 panels that bolt together, forming two circles to manage the feral hog population.
November 15, 2019

House of Hope offers parenting classes

Parents want what is best for their children, but knowing how to provide that sometimes can be tough. At the House of Hope, we offer parenting classes, at no charge, to those in the community who either need or desire such training.
November 8, 2019

FireLake Express Grocery donates 300 pairs of headphones to McLoud Public Schools

McLoud Public Schools’ students received a donation of 300 sets of headphones compatible with their Google Chromebooks from CPN's FireLake Express Grocery.
November 8, 2019

Margaret Zientek named 2019 AARP Oklahoma Indian Elder honoree

Workforce Development & Social Services Assistant Director Margaret Zientek became the 14th Citizen Potawatomi Nation member named an AARP Oklahoma Indian Elder honoree in 2019.
November 7, 2019

Kasie Nichols recognized at Woman of the Year awards

Longtime Tribal employee and current Director of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation Self-Governance Department, Kasie Nichols was honored in October at the Journal Record’s Woman of the Year reception.
November 5, 2019

Pro-Pipe USA breaks ground at Iron Horse

Tribal leaders, congressional representatives and local officials welcomed Canadian firm Pro-Pipe USA LLC to the Citizen Potawatomi Nation in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, for the pipeline manufacturer’s groundbreaking ceremony at Iron Horse Industrial Park.
October 31, 2019

Customer Care Manager Kay Bruce sees ‘no boundaries’ for FireLake Discount Foods

As both a manager and customer service representative, Customer Care Manager Kay Bruce keeps others at the forefront of her mind. She believes FireLake Discount Foods does the same as an employer and retail establishment.