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CNF, OSU partner to prepare Cherokee students for college
BY STAFF REPORTS | 8/1/2014 8:42:09 AM
This is the third year for the Cherokee College Prep Institute, which is available to help Cherokee students prepare for college.
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Summer program for Native youth in food, agriculture begins
BY STAFF REPORTS | 8/1/2014 8:40:14 AM
The Native youth agriculture program includes six Cherokee students.
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Car enthusiast, prepare for Aug. 16 in West Siloam Springs
BY STAFF REPORTS | 8/1/2014 8:38:22 AM
The Cherokee Casino & Hotel West Siloam Springs will put on its annual free car show.
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August 2014 issue of the Cherokee Phoenix now available online
CHEROKEE PHOENIX | 8/1/2014 8:28:44 AM
August 2014 issue of the Cherokee Phoenix now available online
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Sales tax holiday Aug. 1-3
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/31/2014 3:26:18 PM
Items purchased can include, but is not limited to clothing, shoes and diapers.
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CN funds $349K for Delaware County waterline
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/31/2014 1:43:53 PM
The Cherokee Nation and Delaware County Rural Water District 11 entered into an agreement on July 17 to build a new $349,000 waterline in Oaks to provide quality water to about 70 families.
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Eye health important for children
BY JAMI MURPHY | 7/31/2014 1:32:18 PM
Most children have healthy eyes, but there are conditions that can threaten good vision.
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HACN applications available for low-rent housing
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/30/2014 8:25:56 AM
Rent is not to exceed 30 percent of the family’s adjusted income.
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HACN to accept college housing aid applications in August
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/30/2014 8:23:59 AM
The program provides up to $1,000 per semester to low-income American Indian students and helps 125 students with safe and affordable housing.
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Terry Fator to laugh up The Joint
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/30/2014 8:22:09 AM
Comedian Terry Fator will play The Joint once again on Sept. 12.
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Camp Cherokee reaches its 5th year
BY TESINA JACKSON | 7/30/2014 8:17:38 AM
The overnight residential camp hosts students entering grades seventh through 12th.
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CN donates to Cherokee County law enforcement agencies
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/29/2014 8:33:31 AM
The donations come from revenue generated by the tribe’s motor vehicle tax, which is used to fund law enforcement, road and bridge construction and schools within the Cherokee Nation.
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CHC to host flint knapping class
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/29/2014 8:32:18 AM
Classes are designed to pique the interest of the student as well as give historical and practical information about the art form.
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Stoplight installation underway at SHS entrance
BY TESINA JACKSON | 7/29/2014 8:28:59 AM
The Cherokee Nation is also adding signage, turn lanes and improved acceleration and deceleration lanes.
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3 skulls donated, 1 was a Native American child
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | 7/28/2014 10:12:56 AM
State law requires the Native American skull be returned to its tribe.
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Gilcrease Museum to host Native American-related presentations
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/28/2014 8:49:00 AM
The presentations deal with Cherokee wampum belts, “The Horse and the Plains Indians” and how Native Americans used tattoos to express sacred knowledge, rites of passage, and social identity.
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Gary Allen to return to Hard Rock
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/28/2014 8:47:22 AM
Gary Allan has an 18-year recording career, releasing nine studio albums, with three platinum and seven gold certified.
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Autumn Woods Food: a blooming business
BY STACIE GUTHRIE | 7/28/2014 8:43:00 AM
Cherokee Nation citizen Micheal Fuller hopes his organic garden business takes off and encourages others to home grow foods.
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Cherokee Casino employees clean 2-mile stretch of Hwy 62
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/25/2014 8:26:27 AM
Cherokee Casino Fort Gibson employees gathered more than 15, 30-gallon bags full of trash.
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CN Summer Food Service Program provides meals
BY TESINA JACKSON | 7/25/2014 8:18:56 AM
It provides children free breakfasts and lunches while helping maintain nutritious diets during the summer months.
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Native Hawaiians voice anger at federal officials
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | 7/24/2014 8:52:15 AM
The group is looking to be recognized similarly to an American Indian tribe.
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CN to donate to volunteer fire departments
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/24/2014 8:51:12 AM
The Cherokee Nation treated the departments to dinner and presented checks for $3,500 to each department.
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CN Behavioral Health performs alcohol compliance checks
BY JAMI MURPHY | 7/24/2014 8:47:02 AM
Of 27 retailers visited, four served or sold to a minor.
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Theresa Caputo to visit Hard Rock
BY STAFF REPORTS | 7/23/2014 2:26:54 PM
Theresa Caputo has been a practicing medium for 11 years and is a certified medium with the Forever-Family Foundation.
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Widow of Indian Activist Means files lawsuit
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | 7/23/2014 2:25:16 PM
The lawsuit accuses doctors of failing to diagnose Russell Means’ cancer during a series of visits.
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