• Supplemental funds for AG passes committee

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    Mvskoke Media Editorial Board discussed at BFJ By Kevin Barnett/Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma- A Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council Budget, Finance and Justice committee meeting was held July 18 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. All passed legislation will go before the full council during the quarterly session July 27. BF&J addressed the following legislation, the

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  • Memorial homecoming

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    City officially takes ownership of veteran memorial By Kevin Barnett/Reporter BROKEN ARROW, Oklahoma— ‘The War at Home Memorial’ was welcomed to it’s permanent home at Broken Arrow’s Veteran’s Park July 17. Consisting of 20 ten-foot steel plates, each a 1,000-pound silhouette cut out of an actual soldier lost to suicide due to post-traumatic stress disorder,

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  • Legislation supports students culture

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    Tribal resolution seeks inclusion for Native students By Angel Ellis/Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma –Every year graduating students across indigenous communities run into challenges if they choose to incorporate their Native heritage into their school graduations. Students and their families often have to obtain special permission to wear culturally significant regalia such as beading or eagle feathers

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  • MCN serves training needs for educators

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    By Angel Ellis TULSA, Okla. – Over thirty educators from Eufaula, Dewar, Weleetka and Wetumka, participated in a teacher fellowship designed to focus on culturally responsive teaching June 27 and 28. Educators explored exercises in groups and shared their insights into sensitivity methods designed to build classroom communities. It was at the teacher fellowship meeting

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  • MCN vehicle registration mirrors new state law

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    By Angel Ellis, Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma – According to a recent news release from the Muscogee (Creek) Nation Public Relations department, new state laws governing vehicle tags and registration will not affect how Mvskoke car owners register their vehicles. The latest additions to the Oklahoma law have always been policy with MCN tag car owners.

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  • Warriors honoring warriors

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    MCN Honor Guard looks to increase membership By Kevin Barnett, Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma – With the average age of members being approximately 60 years old, the Mvskoke Nation Honor Guard is beginning a push to recruit new members. “We are looking for people who have passion for our mission and want to serve,” said Honor

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