April 23, 2015

Housing Director Scott George’s path from the oil fields to the housing office

One doesn’t typically think about a roof until its missing. For many in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, a lack of adequate housing is a real concern though. […]
November 7, 2014

Zientek leads tribal emergency response experts in talks with FEMA

In 2004, CPN Public Safety Director Tim Zientek met with fellow emergency management personnel from Oklahoma’s other Native American tribes. It was a time of coinciding […]
October 23, 2014

NAGPRA restoring proper resting place to sacred items

  Dr. Kelli Mosteller The Cultural Resources Department staff at Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center is responsible for the care and preservation and of all […]
October 13, 2014

CPN’s Dennis Dyer leads OK Native American Technology Council

 As the state’s tribes become service providers in large stretches of rural Oklahoma, tribal governments are making greater efforts to consult with one another to better […]
March 20, 2014

One night of bingo creates a lifetime career at CPN for Mike Petray

From Blackjack dealers to the cooks at the Bistro Grill, FireLake Casino is the workplace for dozens of tribal employees. The managerial staff at FireLake Entertainment […]