September 20, 2018

2018 Farm Bill, impact on Indian Country

Every five years, U.S. legislators update bipartisan legislation regulating the agriculture industry and federal food assistance programs through the Agriculture Improvement Act, or farm bill. In […]
June 6, 2018

FireLake Discount Foods is the first Blue Zones Project-approved grocery store in Oklahoma

Blue Zones Project in Pottawatomie County recently announced that FireLake Discount Foods achieved designation as the first Blue Zones Project-approved grocery store in Oklahoma.  FireLake Discount Foods […]
December 6, 2017

FireLake Discount Foods pays it forward in Pottawatomie County

FireLake Discount Foods contributed more than $50,000 to local charities in 2016, a number the company typically matches annually. The tribal enterprise recently assisted Tecumseh Public […]
January 20, 2016

FireLake provides 175 free Thanksgiving turkeys, hundreds more at discount to Shawnee Rescue Mission

Hundreds lined up along Gordon Cooper Drive to collect free turkeys and meals from the Shawnee Rescue Mission just days before Thanksgiving. Looking out at the […]
January 30, 2015

Tough choice leads to a decade of service at FireLake Express Grocery for Mike Lester

CPN’s impact on Pottawatomie County’s largest city, Shawnee, Okla., is well known. Since 2001 alone, Tribal employment has accounted for 7 of every 10 new jobs […]