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The Cherokee Nation: Rising Together

The Cherokee Nation: Rising Together

August 27, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Osiyo. I am humbled and grateful for your confidence in me to serve our great Cherokee Nation as your Principal Chief for the next four years. Being elected to this office brings me the unique opportunity to lead our nation and to work with other lead...

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2019 Cherokee Nation Tribal Council

2019 Cherokee Nation Tribal Council

August 22, 2019 | Team Cara Cowan Watts

Dear Friends & Family, Although we were not successful in our 2019 bid for the District 14 Tribal Council seat, I will continue to fight for transparency and accountability in our Cherokee Nation government!To stay informed, please sign-up for regular news ...

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Governor's Report - July 2019

Governor's Report - July 2019

August 14, 2019 | Absentee Shawnee Governor's Report

Hello, Tribal Members of the Absentee Shawnee Tribe! Hope everyone has survived the serve weather we have had lately and hopeno one had any flooding problems to homes. There have been a lot of happenings here in the tribe as far as changes d...

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Legacy of Homes, Health, Hope

Legacy of Homes, Health, Hope

August 14, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

The past eight years have been the pinnacle of my public service career. Nothing has been more important to me than serving the Cherokee people. I had the privilege of working side by side with a man of great moral integrity, Deputy Principal Chief S....

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CPN Veterans report: July

CPN Veterans report: July

August 14, 2019 | CPN Veterans Report

Bozho(Hello), As noted in a recent U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs press release, a growing concern for the military, families and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is the increasing numbers of veterans’ suicides. “The VA recently partnered...

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LEGEND OF THE FULL STURGEON MOON

LEGEND OF THE FULL STURGEON MOON

August 14, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

For generations, Native Americans have marked cycles of the moon to signify certain times of the year. In August, we welcome the Sturgeon Moon – also known as the Green Corn Moon, the Red Moon, and the Grain Moon. The full Sturgeon Moon (occurri...

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THE HISTORY AND SIGNIFICANCE OF THE PUEBLO REVOLT OF 1690

THE HISTORY AND SIGNIFICANCE OF THE PUEBLO REVOLT OF 1690

August 14, 2019 | Partnership with Native Americans

This month marks the 339th anniversary of the Pueblo Revolt of 1690 — an uprising of the Pueblo Indians against Spanish colonizers in present-day Santa Fe that marked a historic win for indigenous human rights and independence. Today, we re...

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Expanding Homeownership Opportunities to Cherokees in Arkansas

Expanding Homeownership Opportunities to Cherokees in Arkansas

August 7, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

More than 8,000 Cherokee Nation citizens living in four Arkansas counties now have a new option available for homeownership. A mortgage program designed specifically for American Indian families has been expanded to qualifying residents of Benton, Crawford, Seb...

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Cherokee Nation plans for 2020 Census

Cherokee Nation plans for 2020 Census

July 30, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Osiyo, As citizens of the United States, we have a responsibility to participate in the United States Census, a national roll call mandated by the United States Constitution. As citizens of the Cherokee Nation, it is even more important because the U.S. Census ...

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Human rights are fundamental for all indigenous people

Human rights are fundamental for all indigenous people

July 30, 2019 | Chickasaw Nation - Monthly Message

The Chickasaw Nation is one of the thousands of tribes of native peoples who live on every continent on Earth. It’s an incredible story of survival and the power of traditional values. For tens of thousands of years, native people have populated much of o...

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Resilient spirit of Chahta ancestors paved the way

Resilient spirit of Chahta ancestors paved the way

July 30, 2019 | Choctaw Voices

This year, springtime brought with it a pretty crazy storm season. It has been one of the wettest years on record, bringing flooding to not only Oklahoma but also the entire Midwest as well. Tornadoes and severe storms have been devastating to our region. Many ...

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