Monthly Archives: November 2013

LPGA Symetra Tour Add Prairie Band Casino & Resort Charity Classic at Firekeeper

Mike Nichols, Chief Business Officer of the Symetra Tour, speaking at the press conference this morning at the Prairie Band Casino & Resort. November 26, 2013 – DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA – The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) will make its way … Continue reading

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Harvest Feast In Focus

November 19, 2013 – MAYETTA:  There was a harvest moon outside and a harvest feast inside at the Bingo Hall last night on the Prairie Band Potawatomi reservation.  Several hundred members of the PBPN community came together to dine on … Continue reading

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NCAI and Other Native Groups Join Obama To Address Climate Change

November 15, 2013 –   WASHINGTON, DC – Following the White House Tribal Nations Conference, the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) is pleased with the prospect of progress on addressing the challenges of climate change in Indian Country.   … Continue reading

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PBPN Join ‘Rock Your Mocs’ With Selfie Pic Challenge

November 15, 2013 – MAYETTA: Wearing mocassins and taking a selfie picture to share is the rage across Indian Country today.  According to national and Native American media sites, the movement called Rock Your Mocs is in its third year and celebrates November … Continue reading

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Notice on Gifts for Active Military for Christmas

November 15, 2013 – Notice   Tribal Council is  sending Christmas packages to our Active Military members (Marines, Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard and National Guards) again this year. We like to show appreciation to those who are currently … Continue reading

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Elder Center Community Thanksgiving

November 14, 2013 – Photo gallery from the 2013 Elder Center Thanksgiving dinner held today. Don’t forget the Harvest Feast next Monday night at the Bingo Hall.

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White House Tribal Nations Conference Held

November 13, 2013 – Leaders from the four tribes in Kansas attended the White House Tribal Nations Conference today in Washington, D.C.  From left to right is Joyce Guerrero, vice-chairperson for the PBPN, Rachel Kent, treasurer for the Iowa Tribe of … Continue reading

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Assistant Secretary Washburn Announces Changes to Land-into-Trust Procedures

November 12, 2013 –   WASHINGTON, DC – In advance of the 5th White House Tribal Nations Conference, Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs Kevin K. Washburn today announced a final rule that demonstrates the Obama Administration’s continuing commitment to restoring tribal homelands … Continue reading

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Obama Visits With Tribal Leaders

November 12, 2013 – By Charles Galbraith and Jodi Gillette   White House Tribal Nations Conference, President Obama met today with a dozen tribal leaders to discuss job creation and economic development in tribal communities. Also participating in the meeting … Continue reading

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Interior Expanding Land Buy-Back Program in Indian Country

November 08, 2013 – WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of President Obama’s commitment to help strengthen Indian communities, and following nation-to-nation consultations with tribal leaders, the Department of the Interior is expanding the implementation strategy for the Land Buy-Back Program … Continue reading

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