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  • Xtreme Fight Night displays upsets, returns
    Xtreme Fight Night displays upsets, returns
    • June 24, 2017

    Promoter feels state offers best fighters in country Darren DeLaune/Reporter TULSA, Okla. — “I expect a good, clean fight. Touch gloves, go to your corner and be warriors.” Xtreme Fight Night referee Kevin Nix said to the fighters in the main event for the evening. It was a night of superfights, upsets and the return

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  • Citizen wins AARP award for excellence, leadership
    Citizen wins AARP award for excellence, leadership
    • June 24, 2017

    “I am thrilled about the work we do in Indian Country. It means the world to me. – Muscogee (Creek) citizen Mashell Sourjohn

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  • CESO policy veto stands, new policies approved during Council session
    CESO policy veto stands, new policies approved during Council session
    • June 22, 2017

    Honey Caranzo/Reporter Church outside of jurisdiction fails to get funding OKMULGEE, Okla. — A regular session of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council was held June 17 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. Council addressed the following legislation, which was addressed as follows: A bill veto returned to the Council floor. TR 17-059 Authorizing the

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  • MCN warns Broken Arrow property owner about unlicensed gaming
    MCN warns Broken Arrow property owner about unlicensed gaming
    • June 21, 2017

    *Editor’s Note: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated that Mvskoke Media contacted the NIGC on June 22. The story has been updated to correctly reflect that Mvskoke Media contacted the NIGC on June 21. Mvskoke Media regrets this error.   Jessica McBride/Managing Editor No responses from facility, owner OKMULGEE, Okla. — The Muscogee

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  • MCN Election Office requests citizens update information
    MCN Election Office requests citizens update information
    • June 21, 2017

    Staff reports OKMULGEE, Okla. — The Muscogee (Creek) Nation Election Office requested citizens named on the list below to contact the office to update their address and information. The Election Office requested Mvskoke Media publish the information. The Election Office can be reached by phone at: 918-732-7631, or by email at: election@mcn-nsn.gov.   GINGER REACHELLE

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  • DeLaune’s Corner: The power of the smile
    DeLaune’s Corner: The power of the smile
    • June 20, 2017

    “My smile comes from you daddy. So let’s keep smiling and say we are twins.”

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  • Artist tells story, to continue learning in Italy
    Artist tells story, to continue learning in Italy
    • June 16, 2017

    “I keep learning new things. There is no such thing as bad art.” – Muscogee (Creek) citizen and artist George Alexander

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  • Creek vote 2017 update
    Creek vote 2017 update
    • June 14, 2017

    Jerrad Moore/Broadcast Specialist Campaign finance, ethics commission created in 2015 OKMULGEE, Okla. — 2017 is an election year at the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, with the candidate filing period from July 17-20. Mvskoke Media will have continuing coverage of the democratic process at MCN throughout the year leading up to the Sept. 16 primary election and

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  • Citizen signs to Coffeyville Community College
    Citizen signs to Coffeyville Community College
    • June 14, 2017

    Mason to compete in track and field Darren DeLaune/Reporter OKMULGEE, Okla. —Muscogee (Creek) citizen Laura Mason said she remembers when she was in sixth grade she had to run a mile to warm up in her track and field practices. “I hated it so much,” Laura said. She also tried running and jumping over hurdles

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  • $60,000 appropriation approved for Yuchi Tribe during BFJ/LNC
    $60,000 appropriation approved for Yuchi Tribe during BFJ/LNC
    • June 14, 2017

    Jessica McBride/Managing Editor Funding would keep Tribe operational for one year OKMULGEE, Okla. — A joint session of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council’s Business, Finance and Justice Committee and the Land, Natural Resources and Cultural Preservation Committee was held June 13 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. BFJ/LNC addressed the following legislation, the interpretation

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Health

  • Tulsa Drillers game helps provide mental health awareness

    Tulsa Drillers game helps provide mental health awareness

    • May 24, 2017

    Liz Gray/Reporter BHS sponsors event TULSA, Okla. — Muscogee (Creek) Nation Behavioral Health Services sponsored a Tulsa Drillers game May 20. BHS set up three stations throughout ONEOK Field in Tulsa and provided resources to promote Mental Health Awareness Month and National Prevention Week. National Prevention Week is an annual health observance dedicated to increasing

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  • MCN observes Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day

    MCN observes Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day

    • May 11, 2017

    “Mental health, in all populations, is extremely important. It’s one of the most important common problems we have out there that goes without treatment.” –Shawn Terry, MCN Secretary of Health

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  • BHS, LTPD host prescription drug disposal event

    BHS, LTPD host prescription drug disposal event

    • May 9, 2017

    Liz Gray/Reporter LTPD disposal box available year-round OKMULGEE, Okla. — Muscogee (Creek) Nation Behavioral Health Services and Lighthorse Tribal Police Department participated in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day April 28. The partnership of the two programs was formed to raise awareness and prevention of suicide and prescription drug abuse. National Prescription Drug Take Back

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  • Okemah hospital to be completed this year

    Okemah hospital to be completed this year

    • May 4, 2017

    “We want patients to be able to get in and to get care quickly.” –MCN Secretary of Health Shawn Terry

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  • Country Club land transferred to MCN Housing during Council session

    Country Club land transferred to MCN Housing during Council session

    • May 2, 2017

    Honey Caranzo/Reporter Nation receives grant funds for forum on ICWA, VAWA OKMULGEE, Okla. — A quarterly session of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council was held April 29 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. Council addressed the following legislation, the interpretation of which is attributed to language in the bills: TR 17-028 Authorizing the principal

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  • April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    • April 20, 2017

    An interview with Shawn Partridge from the Muscogee (Creek) Nation Family Violence Prevention Program about Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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  • ADA donation passes during HEW session

    ADA donation passes during HEW session

    • April 20, 2017

    Honey Caranzo/Reporter Funding increased for nurse education program OKMULGEE, Okla. — A Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council Health, Education and Welfare Committee meeting was held April 17 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. HEW addressed the following legislation, the interpretation of which is attributed to language in the bills: TR 17-028 Authorizing the principal chief

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  • MCNDH participates in pilot program

    MCNDH participates in pilot program

    • April 10, 2017

    Liz Gray/Reporter Okmulgee Clinic to help develop trauma awareness OKMULGEE, Okla. — The Muscogee (Creek) Nation Department of Health is participating in a pilot program to help pediatric primary care become trauma aware. The Pediatric Integrated Care Collaborative is a joint collaboration between the Indian Health Services and John Hopkins Center for American Indian Health.

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  • Xtreme Fight Night displays upsets, returns

    Xtreme Fight Night displays upsets, returns

    • June 24, 2017

    Promoter feels state offers best fighters in country Darren DeLaune/Reporter TULSA, Okla. — “I expect a good, clean fight. Touch gloves, go to your corner and be warriors.” Xtreme Fight Night referee Kevin Nix said to the fighters in the main event for the evening. It was a night of superfights, upsets and the return

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  • 2017 #CreekFest preparations

    2017 #CreekFest preparations

    • June 22, 2017

    OKMULGEE, Okla. — Preparations are under way for the 2017 Muscogee (Creek) Nation Festival. View a schedule at the Festival website.     Follow us on all of our social media channels for contests and up to date coverage of this year’s event!   Facebook: @MvskokeMedia, @MuscogeeNationNews, @NativeNewsCW19, @MvskokeRadio Twitter: @MvskokeMedia, @The_MNN Instagram: @MvskokeMedia Snapchat:

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  • Artist tells story, to continue learning in Italy

    Artist tells story, to continue learning in Italy

    • June 16, 2017

    “I keep learning new things. There is no such thing as bad art.” – Muscogee (Creek) citizen and artist George Alexander

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  • Amendment to Mound Oversight Committee passes LNC

    Amendment to Mound Oversight Committee passes LNC

    • June 13, 2017

    Appropriations approved to churches for gathering, lawn mowers Darren DeLaune/Reporter OKMULGEE, Okla. — A Muscogee (Creek) Nation Council Land, Natural Resources and Cultural Preservation Committee meeting was held June 6 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. LNC addressed the following legislation, the interpretation of which is attributed to language in the bills: TR 17-077 Authorizing

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  • LTPD May police records

    LTPD May police records

    • June 12, 2017

    MCN Lighthorse Tribal Police Department OKMULGEE, Okla. — The Muscogee (Creek) Nation Lighthorse Tribal Police Department report for May 2017 was submitted to Mvskoke Media. Contact LTPD at: 918-732-7800. In an emergency, contact LTPD at: 877-547-3390.   May 1, 2017 Petit Larceny/possession of marijuana/paraphernalia arrest made by Ofc. Hawk at River Spirit Casino, Tulsa Vehicle

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  • Festival Dos and Don’ts

    Festival Dos and Don’ts

    • June 6, 2017

    “We want them to enjoy themselves,” MCN Tourism and Recreation Office Manager Ryan Logan

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