August 2, 2018

District 7 incumbent Mark Johnson re-elected, Tribal budget approved

District 7 incumbent Mark Johnson was re-elected to represent Tribal members in the northern portions of California, Nevada and Utah. A descendant of the Vieux and […]
May 15, 2018

Vice-Chairman – Linda Capps: May 2018

 Bozho (Hello), The information in this column is a rather unique opportunity to write about a fellow Legislator’s dedication to Potawatomi history. It is well-known to […]
March 4, 2016

Capps wins prestigious Gordon Richards, Sr. Service Award

Longtime Tribal Vice-Chairman Linda Capps was honored with one of Shawnee, Oklahoma’s most prestigious public service awards on Feb. 18 at the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce […]
May 16, 2014

Red Cross of Oklahoma Awards $6.5 Million in Grants for Storm Shelters

  The American Red Cross is awarding $6.5 million in new grants to communities in Oklahoma to help homeowners affected by last May’s tornadoes install new […]
May 6, 2014

Citizen Potawatomi Nation offers helping hand all year round

  The Citizen Potawatomi Nation provides assistance to communities throughout Oklahoma in a number of areas, including emergency response for natural disasters, general labor for businesses, […]
April 21, 2014

Shawnee City Commission undermines tribal sovereignty at detriment to Pottawatomie County

With 38 federally recognized Tribes, Oklahoma, formerly called Indian Territory, is home to the second largest Native American population in the United States. Tribes in the […]
March 4, 2014

Capps awarded honorary doctorate in humanities from Oklahoma Baptist University

Longtime educator and tribal leader Linda Capps was honored for her decades of service during the 2014 Oklahoma Baptist University Founder’s Day celebration. Capps, who in […]