• ‘Shield Act’ expected to become law

    ‘Shield Act’ expected to become law0

    Liz Gray/Reporter New board would have news content oversight OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — The Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council passed NCA 19-031 creating a new law entitled ‘Shield Act,’ during regular session Feb. 23. The bill along with other legislation passed by Council is pending review and signature from Principal Chief James Floyd as of Feb.

  • ‘Bright’ days ahead for Mvskoke Dome

    ‘Bright’ days ahead for Mvskoke Dome0

    Darren DeLaune/Reporter Latest upgrade brings light to a dark place OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — Heading into the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association basketball playoffs, several sites were named as host sites for the basketball teams. The Muscogee (Creek) Nation Mvskoke Dome was one of the locations. It was selected as the Class B Regional Site and

  • CMN students prepare for knowledge bowl

    CMN students prepare for knowledge bowl0

    Liz Gray/Reporter Faculty and staff show support with practice match OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — College of the Muscogee Nation students are preparing to test their brain retention skills in the upcoming American Indian Higher Education Consortium knowledge bowl. The contest will include questions from seven different books on subjects including art, history and culture, covering a

  • Online oversight

    Online oversight0

    Kevin Barnett/Reporter Community creates new standard of transparency OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — In an effort to introduce a level of transparency never before incorporated by chartered communities, the Glenpool Indian Community are making board meeting minutes and financial reports available to the public onto their website. “As a board, we wanted everybody to know what we

  • MCN tests housing for meth contamination

    MCN tests housing for meth contamination0

    Angel Ellis/Reporter Contamination clean up a priority for public housing OKMULGEE—A public meeting was held on Jan. 25 to provide information to the public about hazardous substance cleanup in the housing units located at MCN Okemah, Taylor, Cructhmer, Eufaula, Checotah low rent housing property, and Okmulgee Elderly Housing. The meeting was held at the Muscogee

  • Construction of toll bridge discussed during meeting

    Construction of toll bridge discussed during meeting1

    Darren DeLaune/Reporter Company discusses phases for toll bridge OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — A Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council Business, Finance and Justice and Land, Natural Resource and Cultural Preservation Committee held a joint committee meeting Feb. 19 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. All legislation passed during the session will go before the full Council Feb.


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