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December 3, 2018

CPN, State of Oklahoma reach agreement on tax issue

Citizen Potawatomi Nation and the State of Oklahoma have reached an agreement to resolve pending litigation and allow alcohol sales at Tribal enterprises. The resolution comes […]
November 30, 2018

Fleischfressers forage new paths to carry on family food legacy

It is almost impossible to talk about the Oklahoma City food and restaurant scene without mentioning the name Fleischfresser. As the head chef at Vast, Kurt […]
November 29, 2018

Where are they now? Potawatomi Leadership Program sculpted Gage Johnson’s career and family

Gage Johnson’s life gained speed following his summer as a member of the Potawatomi Leadership Program class of 2013. Several major events happened in a short […]
November 27, 2018

Prioritize winter fire prevention

According to the U.S. Fire Administration, more home fires occur in winter than any other time of the year. Cooking results in the largest percentage of […]
November 26, 2018

News around Potawatomi country

Goshen College celebrated Indigenous People’s Day in the campus’ church-chapel on Oct. 10. Students and faculty focused on the inhabitants of what is today Elkhart County, […]
November 26, 2018

CPN 2019 Legislative Election Candidacy Filing Notice

Tribal election season will soon be underway as Citizen Potawatomi Nation voters prepare to elect candidates for three Oklahoma legislative seats — Districts 10, 11 and […]
November 26, 2018

Incorporate Nishnabe traditions into your holiday gifting

Although many cultures across the globe give presents during the holidays, for Potawatomi, the practice spans all seasons. Native customs vary between small presents on a […]
November 21, 2018

Surviving unknown lands

When the Potawatomi arrived on the first reservation in present-day Kansas between Sugar Creek and Pottawatomie Creek, the Flint Hills around them varied widely from the […]
November 20, 2018

Chronic obstructive lung disease

By Kassi Roselius, M.D., M.P.H., Staff Physician and Public Health Coordinator, CPNHS What is COPD? Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a chronic lung disease that develops […]