Monthly Archives: October 2009

Fire Department Reminder to Change Clocks and Smoke Alarm Batteries

October 30, 2009 –   MAYETTA:  The Potawatomi Tribal Fire Department wants to remind everyone to change the batteries in their smoke alarms this weekend when they turn their clocks back one hour back to standard time on Sunday, November 1. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events for Indian People in Region You Should Know About

October 29, 2009 –   MAYETTA:  Prairie Band Potawatomi members have several options next weekend for activities in the area that will involve Indian people:   November 6 Haskell Veterans Club Pow-wow, Coffin Sports Complex, Haskell Indian NationsUniversity, 3 p.m.-11 … Continue reading

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Member Services Still Issuing New Certified Degree of Indian Blood Cards

October 28, 2009 –   MAYETTA:  The PBPN Member Services Department wants to remind tribal members that it is continuing to issue new Certified Degree of Indian Blood (CDIB) identification cards with photographs and Indian names (optional) on them. Members … Continue reading

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Flu Vaccine Update From Health Center

October 26, 2009 – MAYETTA:  The following information about the flu vaccines was dessimnated by Jerry Briscoe, Administrator of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Health Center, recently. Seasonal Flu The Potawatomi Health Center can screen for the virus but has exhausted … Continue reading

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H1N1 Vaccine Clinic Tomorrow for Special Target Groups in Jackson County

October 26, 2009 – Prairie Band Potawatomi Health Center Advisory from Jerry Briscoe, Health Center Administrator     Tuesday, October 27 a free H1N1 vaccination clinic will be held for residents ofJackson County who fall into the following target populations: … Continue reading

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PBPN Public Works Helps Build Fish Hatchery Pond in Shabbona

October 23, 2009 – MAYETTA:  Six members of the PBPN Public Works Department traveled to Shabbona, Illinoisthe second week of October to help the Illinois Department of Natural Resources www.dnr.state.il.us a 5-acre fish-rearing pond that sits next to Shabbona LakeState Park. … Continue reading

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H1N1 and Seasonal Flu Vaccine Update from the Health Center

October 21, 2009 –     Prairie Band Potawatomi Health Center Advisory from Jerry Briscoe, Health Center Administrator   The Health Center has exhausted all of its seasonal flu vaccines EXCEPT for children ages 6 months to 3 years and … Continue reading

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Jefferson Keel Elected National Congress of American Indians President Today

October 15, 2009 – MAYETTA: Jefferson Keel, Lt. Governor of the Chickasaw Nation of Oklahoma, has been elected President of the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) at the organization’s 66th Annual Convention, according to a media release sent today … Continue reading

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Golf Course Architect Jeff Brauer Visits Firekeeper Golf Course

October 08, 2009 – MAYETTA:  Landscape architect Jeff Brauer flew in from Dallas this week and made a visit to the Firekeeper Golf Course being constructed on the PBP reservation. He told the News that he was pleased with the … Continue reading

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Health Center Advisory on Flu Vaccines

October 05, 2009 – Health Advisory from Jerry Briscoe, Potawatomi Health Center Administrator With flu vaccines now trickling in, please, do your part by knowing the facts:  www.flu.gov  or  www.cdc.gov/h1n1flu. Please encourage persons with flu like symptoms who are at high … Continue reading

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