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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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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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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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Cherokee Nation Launches Improved Website

Cherokee Nation Launches Improved Website

July 23, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Our ability as a government to communicate with our citizens has just taken a great leap forward. The Cherokee Nation’s website – Cherokee.org – relaunched July 1. The overhaul, the first in more than eight years, creates a better us...

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US Navy Recognizes Cherokee Patriotism

US Navy Recognizes Cherokee Patriotism

July 2, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Cherokee Nation was recently bestowed a great honor by the U.S. Navy, which has decided to name its latest rescue ship after our tribal nation. The forthcoming USNS Cherokee Nation will be launched in the summer of 2021 and will be a testament to the ...

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Art Therapy Strengthens Identity For Our Tribal Foster Children

Art Therapy Strengthens Identity For Our Tribal Foster Children

June 11, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Osiyo -  Art therapy is more than simply filling in a coloring book. Cherokee Nation’s Indian Child Welfare department is expanding its art therapy endeavor for tribal foster children over the next year thanks to a $10,000 grant from the National End...

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Cherokee Marshals Set Standard for Tribal Law Enforcement

Cherokee Marshals Set Standard for Tribal Law Enforcement

June 5, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

As torrential spring storms have created historic flooding recently in our communities, our Cherokee Nation emergency responders have been out in full force, including the Cherokee Nation Marshal Service. The Cherokee Nation Marshals have been on the front line...

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Helping Indian-owned Businesses Thrive in Oklahoma

Helping Indian-owned Businesses Thrive in Oklahoma

May 24, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

Building the next generation of business entrepreneurs ensures new ideas make it to market, new jobs are created and local economies are boosted. Cherokee Nation plays a huge part in those endeavors, right here at home. Our sovereign government helps ...

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Remembering and Appreciating our Military Veterans

Remembering and Appreciating our Military Veterans

May 24, 2019 | Cherokee Nation Chief Chat

During the month of May, designated as National Military Appreciation Month, we always take time to recognize the many Native military veterans who have sacrificed for all of us by defending our freedoms and our values. Additionally, on Memorial Day, we pay our...

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