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Cherokee Nation donations support Rogers County community organizations

March 20, 2018 - 11:11am
Cherokee Nation officials recently contributed nearly $9,000 to three Rogers County community organizations.

Cherokee Nation donates bus to Cherokee Children’s Mission

March 15, 2018 - 7:24am
The Cherokee Nation recently donated a surplus shuttle bus to the Cherokee Children’s Mission in Adair County to help the mission provide safe and reliable transportation for the children they serve.

Cherokee Nation honors veterans in March

March 14, 2018 - 5:07am
The Cherokee Nation honored U.S. Army and U.S. Navy veterans with the tribe’s Medal of Patriotism during the March Tribal Council meeting.

Cherokee Nation deputy marshals recognized at 5.11 Tactical store opening

March 13, 2018 - 10:59am
Cherokee Nation Deputy Marshals Joe Rainwater and Matt Laney were recognized for acts of valor by 5.11 Tactical during the grand opening of the company’s Oklahoma City store.

Cherokee Nation gives Adair County law enforcement $37,500

March 13, 2018 - 9:48am
The Cherokee Nation recently made a contribution of $37,500 to four Adair County law enforcement agencies.

Cherokee Nation gives teachers’ pay raise

March 13, 2018 - 3:52am
The Cherokee Nation is giving its certified teachers at Sequoyah High School and Cherokee Immersion Charter School an immediate pay raise.

W.W. Hastings Hospital CEO Brian Hail receives prestigious honor

March 12, 2018 - 12:37pm
Cherokee Nation W.W. Hastings Hospital CEO Brian Hail was recently named a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, an honor that has been awarded to only 9,150 health care executives around the world.

Cherokee Nation celebrates construction progress for W.W. Hastings expansion

March 12, 2018 - 3:53am
The final steel beam of the W.W. Hastings expansion project was hoisted into place Friday, completing the facility’s massive four-story steel frame in Tahlequah.

Cherokee Nation partners with Grand Gateway Community Development Foundation

March 6, 2018 - 2:53am
The Cherokee Nation recently partnered with Grand Gateway Community Development Foundation to ensure safe, reliable transit services for Cherokee Nation veterans in northeast Oklahoma.

"Osiyo, Voices of the Cherokee People” debuts season 4 at special screenings statewide

March 5, 2018 - 8:09am
Cherokee Nation’s Emmy-winning show “Osiyo, Voices of the Cherokee People” debuts season 4 at special screenings statewide. Screenings will take place on big screens in Muskogee, Tulsa and Oklahoma City March 13 – 15

Calendar of Events for March

March 5, 2018 - 3:02am
The Cherokee Nation Calendar of Events for March, 2018

Cherokee Nation contributes $5.4M to 108 school districts

March 2, 2018 - 10:53am
The Cherokee Nation contributed more than $5.4 million to 108 school districts during the tribe’s annual Public School Appreciation Day Friday.

Cherokee Nation donates $15,000 to Craig County Sheriff’s Office

March 1, 2018 - 11:00am
The Craig County Sheriff’s Office is using a $15,000 donation from the Cherokee Nation to keep first responders and community members safe with state-of-the-art GPS software.

Cherokee Nation Summer Youth Employment Program applications available

February 28, 2018 - 4:47am
The Cherokee Nation is now accepting applications for its Summer Youth Employment Program, which each year provides valuable work experience to hundreds of Native youth.

Cherokee Nation to showcase culture, music and art at Five Tribes festival on March 3

February 27, 2018 - 8:24am
Experience a day of traditional native art, music and more at the Five Tribes Culture Festival on March 3 at the Fort Smith Convention Center.

New grant aims to preserve Cherokee ecological knowledge

February 27, 2018 - 4:08am
A nearly $500,000 grant from the National Science Foundation aims to preserve the Cherokee culture through the establishment of a mentor program for young Cherokee Nation citizens.

Cherokee Nation donates $26,000 to Adair County organizations, Park

February 15, 2018 - 8:44am
The Cherokee Nation donated more than $26,000 total to three Adair County organizations and the Adair County Park on Tuesday.

Chief of Staff Chuck Hoskin to receive distinguished Northeastern State University honor

February 15, 2018 - 8:04am
Cherokee Nation Chief of Staff Chuck Hoskin is being honored as one of nine Northeastern State University 2018 Centurions.

Cherokee Nation honors veterans in February

February 14, 2018 - 11:11am
The Cherokee Nation honored an U.S. Air Force veteran and two U.S. Army veterans at the Tribal Council meeting on Monday.