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 Hattie Mitchell Selected for Washburn Alumni Award
Tribal Council Treasurer Hattie Mitchell has been selected for the 2014 Graduate of the Last Decade (GOLD) award by the Washburn Alumni Association.  Read More
 Calling all Kids to Easter Eggstravaganza!

Come join in the fun for an Easter egg hunt and other games next Saturday, April 4 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Prairie Peoples Park. 

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 Potawatomi News Correction on City for Gathering
The 2015 Gathering will be held in Carter, Wisconsin and not Crandon, Wisconsin as was published in the spring issue of the Potawatomi News.  Read More
 Wade Pahmahmie Named Director of Finance

Wade Pahmahmie (PBPN) has been selected as the Director of Finance for the PBPN. 

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 Find Money for College Workshop With the Education Department
A workshop for high school seniors and parents to help them file for federal financial aid will be held Wed., March 25 at the Government Center from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Read More
 Frequently Asked Questions About the Land Buy-Back Program

Frequently asked questions about the PBPN Land Buy-Back Program.

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 Calling all Marty Kids!
A Marty Indian School Class Reunion is planned for July 9-12 in Marty, South Dakota.  Read More
 PBP Powwow First Weekend in June
The date for the annual PBP powwow has changed this year to the first week in June.  In the past it has been held on the second weekend.  Read More
 Former Chairperson Steve Ortiz to be honored at National Indian Gaming Convention
Steve Ortiz, former PBPN chairperson, will be honored as a recipient of the National Indian Gaming Association's  Chairman's Leadership Award at their annunal convention in San Diego on March 31. Read More
 PBPN National Housing Program Information Updated for 2015
The three National Housing Program documents have been updated on the tribal website for 2015.  These include Renovation & Repair, Down Payment, and Rental Assistance.  Read More
 Tribal Governments Able to Take Criminal Action on Non-Indians
A media release from the National Congress of American Indians about tribes electing to begin jurisdiction over non-Indians who commit crimes of domestic violence.  Read More
 Zach Franz Selected for Student Spotlight
The Department  Education has begun a series called Student Spotlight and their selection this month is Zach Franz who attends the University of Wisconsin.  Read More
 White House Announces Next Phase in Native Youth Initiative at NCAI Winter Session
The White House invited tribal leaders to join the Gen-I challenge, an initiative that focuses on bright futures for Native youth, today during the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) Executive Council Winter Session being held this week in Washington, D.C.   Tribal Chairperson Liana Onnen is attending the winter session.  Read More
 PBPN Receives HUD Indian Housing Block Grant
The Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation, along with the other three tribes in Kansas, have received Indian Housing Block Grant funds that were announced yesterday by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.   Read More
 Latest Where Abouts Unknown List from BIA
PBPN Land Buy-Back Program Whereabouts Unknown Accounts (WAU) list provided by the Office of Special Trustee-Horton Agency as of Feb. 13, 2015.  Read More
 Land Buy-Back Program Outreach Meeting Held
An informational meeting was held today at the Prairie Band Casino & Resort for tribal landowners who have interests in trust land located on the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation reservation.  Read More
 Notice of Gaming Commissioner Vacancy
Tribal Council is seeking applicants for Tribal Gaming Commissioner #1 until March 11.  Read More
 Governor Brownback Visits Prairie Band Reservation

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback and members of his staff visited the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Feb. 6 to discuss government to government relations. 

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 The Late Jim Potter Inducted Into Holton Hall of Fame
Over sixty people attended the 2015 Holton/Jackson County Hall of Fame Chamber of Commerce ceremony and dinner last night where the late Jim Potter was selected as one of the inductees.  Read More
 Native American Legislative Day at the Capitol
The Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Royal Valley Singers & Dancers were the main attraction today at the Capitol and got to perform and interact with Gov. Sam Brownback and other Kansas legislators.  Tribal Council also attended today's event along with other Indian tribes and groups in the state.     Read More
 Royal Valley Native American Singers & Dancers to Perform at Kansas Capitol
The Royal Valley Native American Singers & Dancers and other PBPN are planning to participate in Native American Legislative Day at the Capitol on Feb. 4.   Read More


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