Appropriations approved to churches for lawn mowers, repeal of bills Darren DeLaune/Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — A Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council Land, Natural Resources and Cultural Preservation Committee meeting was held Aug. 8 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. LNC addressed the following legislation, the interpretation of which is attributed to language in the bills: TR
Mvskoke Media Release Aug. 9, 2017 OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — Mvskoke Media Reporter Darren DeLaune has been recognized by the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED) through their annual ‘40 Under 40’ awards. According to a NCAIED release, the awards were created to acknowledge emerging Native American, Alaska Native and First Nation citizens between
“She is an independent person and I tell her to go for it. I will be there to support her.” – LTPD Corporal Simeon Lee Jr.
Liz Gray/Reporter Citizen polls indicate traditional values, education, experience as important OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — According to information on the Muscogee (Creek) Nation website provided by the MCN Election Board, a Muscogee (Creek) citizen is eligible to run for National Council if they are a quarter or more Muscogee (Creek) blood quantum, at least 18 years
Manager explains how to become a voter Darren DeLaune/Reporter OKMULGEE, Okla. — Election year is upon us. Will our citizens vote? Are some citizens even registered to vote? ‘Native News Today’ host Jason Salsman discussed Muscogee (Creek) Nation voting in his #RealTalk column. There are over 85,000 citizens enrolled in the Nation, but sadly, less
*Editor’s Note: A previous version of this story did not state that the event was sponsored by Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative. Jason Salsman/Multimedia Producer University of Arkansas hosts youth from 76 Nations FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Nearly 150 Native American, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian students representing 76 tribes nationwide gathered at the