Monthly Archives: July 2009

PBPN Sprucing Up Reservation for Gathering

July 29, 2009 – MAYETTA:  Today a Rez Road Side Clean Up was held where teams of employees from Finance, Social Services, Road & Bridge and even some members of Tribal Council helped pick up trash and litter on the reservation … Continue reading

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Prairie Band Casino & Resort Marketing Team Win Romero Marketing Awards

July 28, 2009 – MAYETTA:  The Prairie Band Casino & Resort (PBCR) marketing team walked away with two top Diamond Romero awards last week at the 2009 Casino Marketing Conference in Las Vegas.  The marketing team attended the conference and … Continue reading

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Meet the New Tribal Police Officers

Meet the New Tribal Police Officers Jon Gough and Steven Smith have been hired  as patrol officers for the Tribal Police Department recently.  Jon is from Holton and Steven is originally from Falls City, Nebraska. July 24, 2009 –

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Goodbye Charles and Robert: Scenes from the Deployment Ceremony

July 22, 2009 –  MAYETTA: Tribal members Charles Wakole and Robert Jackson said goodbye to their families and friends on July 22 to join approximately 80 other soldiers who are members of the 2nd Battalion, 130th Field Artillery Kansas National Guard.  The soldiers will be a … Continue reading

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New CDIB Cards to be Issued

July 21, 2009 –     MAYETTA:  The PBPN Member Services Department will soon begin issuing new Certified Degree of Indian Blood (CDIB) identification cards with photographs on them.   Arlene Lingo, Director of Member Services, said that other changes … Continue reading

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Tribal Council Hosts International Guest for Lunch

July 15, 2009 –   Tribal Council (TC) had a guest for lunch yesterday who was Father Francis D. Bakyor, third from left on back row, who is presently the pastor at Our Lady of the Snows Church on the … Continue reading

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Tribal Court Building and Programs Progressing Nicely

July 14, 2009 – MAYETTA:  It’s an exciting time for the staff in the Tribal Court because a new tribal court building is being constructed and some new court-associated programs have begun. The new building, which is near the northeast … Continue reading

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Golf Course Coming Along

July 13, 2009 – ABOVE: Wade Toeplitz, superintendant, and Roy Garza, assistant superintendant for Landscapes Unlimited,  stopped to pose for the camera last Friday while conducting elevation levels for the new Firekeeper Golf Course lake that is being constructed near … Continue reading

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New Fire Chief/Director of Emergency Services Hired

July 09, 2009 –   MAYETTA:  Mike Mills is the new Fire Chief/Director of Emergency Services for the Potawatomi Tribal Fire Department.  He began his duties on June 29 and is in charge of a staff of approximately 18 firefighters/emergency … Continue reading

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