Monthly Archives: April 2014

Election Declaration to File Update

April 30, 2014 – Declaration of Candidacy Postings from Member Services/Elections Board   (April 30, 2014)     TRIBAL CHAIRPERSON   Arlene Shipshee Wahwasuck   Mamie Wahwassuck Rupnicki   William L. Evans   Badger Roy Wahwasuck   Adrian “Gubba” Hale … Continue reading

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Tribal Victim Services Sponsors Care Bear Program

April 29, 2014 – Jayne Wooten (center front) donated almost a 100 care bears through a care bear drive sponsored by the Tribal Victim Services Department.  Wooten is a dispatcher for the Tribal Police Department.  With her in the photo are members … Continue reading

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Eddie Joe Mitchell Wins CHAT Survey Grand Prize TV

April 29, 2014 – Eddie Joe Mitchell was the grand prize winner of a 43 inch flat screen television today after filling out a survey about health that was sponsored by the PBPN Community Health Assessment Team (CHAT). Other winners were: Blue … Continue reading

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Community Clean Up Held & Earth Day

April 25, 2014 – MAYETTA:  Over 100 volunteers gathered this morning in front of the Division of Planning and Environmental Protection Department office before fanning out in teams to clean roadsides across the reservation.  Help came from the PBPN government … Continue reading

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Mel Tillis Reschedules Show at Casino

April 21, 2014 –   Mayetta, Kan.; April 18, 2014- Due to medical issues, Mel Tillis will not be performing with Ozark Jubilee at Prairie Band Casino & Resort on April 26. Ozark Jubilee will still be performing on that date, … Continue reading

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Charitable Contributions Ceremony Held

April 17, 2014 – A large crowd attended the Charitable Contributions ceremony this morning at the casino. From left to right:  Sarah Terwelp, Katy Price, Chairman Steve Ortiz and Cathy Gragg.  The three women represented the Court Appointed Special Advocates … Continue reading

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A Letter from Class Counsel on Second Payments Under Cobell Settlement

April 16, 2014 – MAYETTA:  A Letter from Class Counsel was issued recently regarding the second payments under the Cobell settlement and details can be found on the Indian Trust Settlement website http://www.cobellsettlement.com/ Tribal Council Member Tom Wabnum has been tracking information … Continue reading

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Spring Well-Child Clinic Has Big Turnout

April 14, 2014 –   From left to right are childcare instructors Therese Falls and Merry Burke (in red shirts) working with youngster Justina Jessepe in going through one of the testing exercises at the wellness clinic while Justina’s mother, Jodi … Continue reading

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Take Back the Night Walk Held April 14, 2014 –

April 14, 2014 – This year’s Take Back the Night walkers. MAYETTA:  It was a beautiful evening for the 2014 Take Back the Night walk held last Friday night in Prairie Peoples Park.  The event was sponsored by the Tribal Victim … Continue reading

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Youth Language Wins Awards

April 11, 2014 – MAYETTA:  Some students in the PBPN Language Department’s Youth Language program won first and second place awards at the Oklahoma Native American Youth Language Fair in Norman, Oklahoma on April 7 and 8. Jessica Youngbird, who … Continue reading

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