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Cherokee - The Official Web Site of the Cherokee Nation based in Tahlequah Oklahoma. The Western Band of Cherokee are a federally recognized Native American Indian Tribe. This web site containd Cherokee Nation News, services for tribal members, information regarding the Cherokee, Culture, History plus much more.
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Cherokee Nation fights opioid misuse through education, prevention programs

April 18, 2019 - 8:29am
Cherokee Nation Behavioral Health is making an impact on Cherokee families with programs that focus on education, prevention and medication-assisted recovery to end opioid misuse in Indian Country.
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Tribal Council approves increase to Marshal Service budget

April 16, 2019 - 11:46am
The Cherokee Nation Tribal Council approved a budget increase for the Marshal Service Monday as part of an operating budget modification during the April legislative meeting.
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Cherokee Nation to host Traditional Native Games competition in Sallisaw

April 15, 2019 - 9:46am
The Cherokee Nation will host its 14th annual Traditional Native Games competition Saturday, April 20, at Carl Albert State College in Sallisaw. Competitions include a cornstalk shoot, Cherokee marbles and horseshoes, which all start at 10 a.m., with the hatchet throw and blowgun starting at 11 a.m. and chunkey at 12 p.m. Registration is held 30 minutes before the start time of each game.
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Cherokee Nation language technology specialist appointed to state advisory team on world languages

April 9, 2019 - 12:29pm
Cherokee Nation language technology specialist Wade Blevins has been appointed to an Oklahoma State Department of Education language advisory team.
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SoonerCare enrollment tablet giveaway comes to Sam Hider Health Center in Jay

April 4, 2019 - 5:18am
The Cherokee Nation continues its effort to enroll Cherokee children for SoonerCare during an event April 10 at Sam Hider Health Center in Jay.
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Cherokee Nation school clothing voucher applications now available

April 1, 2019 - 11:33am
The Cherokee Nation is now accepting applications for the 2019 Clothing Assistance Program. The tribe’s clothing voucher program helps Cherokee families purchase new clothes for school-aged children for the upcoming school year.
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Cherokee Nation donates $30,000 to Adair County law enforcement

April 1, 2019 - 11:28am
The Cherokee Nation recently made a contribution of $30,000 to three Adair County law enforcement agencies.
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Cherokee Nation calendar of events for April

April 1, 2019 - 7:10am
Cherokee Nation hosts several events during the month of April, including jewelry classes with Wolf Walker at the Cherokee Arts Center and the 48th Annual Trail of Tears Art Show and Sale reception.
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Cherokee Nation donates $25K to Special Olympics Oklahoma

March 28, 2019 - 9:16am
The Cherokee Nation donated $25,000 to Special Olympics Oklahoma to help defray costs of the Summer Games event this May in Stillwater.
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Polling precincts set for Cherokee Nation election in June

March 28, 2019 - 9:04am
The Cherokee Nation Election Commission recently set the polling precincts for the June 1 Cherokee Nation general election.
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SoonerCare enrollment tablet giveaway comes to Vinita Health Center

March 28, 2019 - 5:56am
The Cherokee Nation continues its effort to enroll Cherokee children for SoonerCare during an event April 3 at Vinita Health Center.
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Cherokee Nation to host Traditional Native Games competition in Jay

March 26, 2019 - 10:59am
The Cherokee Nation will host its 14th annual Traditional Native Games competition Saturday, March 30, at Sam Hider Health Center in Jay.
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Cherokee Nation helps girls, women with care kits

March 25, 2019 - 4:36am
Cherokee Nation is distributing 5,000 care kits to its health centers and W.W. Hastings Hospital this month to help young girls and women have adequate access to eco-friendly feminine hygiene and self-care products.
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Cherokee Nation helping girls, women with care kits

March 25, 2019 - 4:28am
Cherokee Nation is distributing 5,000 care kits to its health centers and W.W. Hastings Hospital this month to help young girls and women have adequate access to eco-friendly feminine hygiene and self-care products.
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Registration opens for Cherokee Nation IGNITE language conference

March 22, 2019 - 6:35am
The Cherokee Nation Language Program is hosting a four-day conference to help Cherokee language teachers develop effective teaching strategies and preserve the Cherokee language.
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Cherokee Nation launches SoonerCare enrollment tablet giveaway

March 20, 2019 - 5:34am
The Cherokee Nation continues its effort to enroll Cherokee children for SoonerCare during an event March 27 at Will Rogers Health Center in Nowata.
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Cherokee Nation donates more than $123K to 13 Rogers County organizations

March 15, 2019 - 7:55am
The Cherokee Nation recently donated more than $123,000 to 13 organizations in Rogers County.
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Families enjoy free interactive activities during spring break

March 14, 2019 - 6:33am
Families looking for a fun, educational adventure for their children during spring break should plan to visit Cherokee Nation museums on Thursday, March 21.
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Cherokee Nation launches SoonerCare enrollment tablet giveaway

March 13, 2019 - 6:29am
The Cherokee Nation continues its effort to enroll Cherokee children for SoonerCare during an event March 20 at Cooweescoowee Health Center in Ochelata.
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Cherokee Nation honors five veterans in March

March 13, 2019 - 6:06am
The Cherokee Nation honored five military veterans with the tribe’s Medal of Patriotism during the March Tribal Council meeting Monday.
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