Special statement from Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker
The Cherokee Nation honored hundreds of Native-owned businesses, from construction companies to printing shops, during the tribe’s 10th Annual TERO Certified Indian Owned Business Awards Banquet Thursday at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa.
The Cherokee Nation College Resource Center is hosting two College & Career Night events this month, including one in Tahlequah and a second in Vinita.
Cherokee Nation Secretary of State Chuck Hoskin Jr. recently visited the Moravian Archives in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
The Housing Authority of the Cherokee Nation is temporarily opening the Mutual Help/Rural Rental Homeownership waiting list for qualified Native American families in Adair County beginning Monday, Nov 6.
The Cherokee Nation Foundation is accepting scholarship applications for the 2018-19 academic year. The deadline to apply is Jan. 31, 2018.
The Cherokee Nation has screened more than 40,000 tribal citizens for hepatitis C after becoming the first tribe in the country to launch an elimination project two years ago with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Calendar of Events for November
The Cherokee Nation honored a World War II veteran and three Vietnam War veterans with the Medal of Patriotism at the Tribal Council meeting on Monday, Oct. 23.
Cherokee Nation Tribal Council Speaker Joe Byrd was recently re-elected to serve his second term as vice president of the eastern Oklahoma region of the National Congress of American Indians during the annual meeting in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
The Cherokee Nation Food Distribution Program set a new record after receiving their first USDA Management Evaluation with no findings.
The Cherokee Nation received grants totaling more than $5.3 million in October, including six grants from the U.S. Department of Justice that account for the most number awarded to any one tribe in Oklahoma.
Cherokee Nation Tribal Councilors approved a resolution Monday allowing the tribe to continue its voting representation with the InterTribal Buffalo Council.
Cherokee Nation citizen Randy Campbell was sworn into office as the newest member of the Cherokee Nation Election Commission Monday.
Cherokee Nation and Sequoyah County officials gathered near Sallisaw Monday to dedicate a newly paved 6-mile stretch of Dwight Mission Road in rural Sequoyah County.
The Cherokee National Youth Choir’s album “Celebration” was named Best Pop Recording during the 17th annual Native American Music Awards held Saturday, Oct. 14.
Cherokee Nation Career Services is hosting a diversified job fair in Vinita on Thursday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Cherokee Nation Health Services is kicking off a program to educate patients on alternative ways other than antibiotics to heal common illnesses.
Cherokee Nation will install storm shelters in its Head Start campuses after recently receiving an $800,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
First responders from 50 northeastern Oklahoma fire departments have increased life-saving abilities after receiving new portable defibrillators from Cherokee Nation and Cherokee Nation Businesses.