MCN

  • Quarterly Report of the Nation
    Quarterly Report of the Nation
    • November 16, 2018

    Kevin Barnett/Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — In late October, MCN Principal Chief James Floyd delivered the fourth quarterly report to the Nation. The reports were compiled by each department and included performance results for the previous quarter, strategic plan goals for each department and any success stories the department wished to highlight. “My goal is to

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  • Chief gives testimony to U.S. Senate
    Chief gives testimony to U.S. Senate
    • November 15, 2018

    Liz Gray/Reporter Stigler Act amendment presented during legislative hearing WASHINGTON — Muscogee (Creek) Nation Principal Chief James Floyd gave testimony regarding amendments to the Stigler Act during a legislative hearing for the United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs. Oklahoma Congressmen Tom Cole, Markwayne Mullin, Frank Lucas and Steve Russell introduced H.R. 2606 in May

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  • Open house
    Open house
    • November 15, 2018

    Kevin Barnett/Reporter Council House opens to the public OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — After months of planning and preparation, the Creek Nation Council House, located in downtown Okmulgee will open to the public on Nov. 17. The Nation’s Cultural Center and Archives Department issued an open invitation to all wishing to attend the event. According to the

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  • Principal Chief James Floyd addresses NCA-180 Legislation on Mvskoke Media
    • November 15, 2018
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  • Thunder Youth Basketball coming to Mvskoke Dome
    Thunder Youth Basketball coming to Mvskoke Dome
    • November 7, 2018

    *We were given an update on the camp, which will be Nov. 21. We apologize for the confusion. Camp aimed at providing inspiration to community Darren DeLaune/Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — The Oklahoma City Thunder recently made news about honoring the Native American heritage with their ‘City Edition’ jersey. Now they are taking another step with

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  • Harjo shares breast cancer survival story during Pink Party
    Harjo shares breast cancer survival story during Pink Party
    • November 5, 2018

    Keynote, guest speakers share stories and provide encouragement Darren DeLaune/Reporter GLENPOOL, Oklahoma — “Whenever I found out I had breast cancer, it was in 2014,” Muscogee (Creek) citizen Georgia Harjo said. She said it was during the summer. “I relied totally on faith,” Harjo said. The Muscogee (Creek) Nation Department of Health 16th annual Pink

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  • Ocmulgee historical site awaits expansion, national park status
    Ocmulgee historical site awaits expansion, national park status
    • November 5, 2018

    Bill awaits U.S. Senate approval Darren DeLaune/Reporter MACON, Georgia — The Ocmulgee National Monument in Macon, Georgia contains earthen mounds constructed as part of the Mvskoke people’s original home and legislation to expand the site by around 2,000 acres, and make it Georgia’s first national park is now being considered. “It’s the only site in

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Health

  • Voting precincts approved through HEW

    Voting precincts approved through HEW

    • November 7, 2018

    Liz Gray/Reporter Grant funds awarded to Children and Family Services Administration OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — A Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council Health, Education and Welfare Committee meeting was held Nov. 5 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. All passed legislation will go before the full Council during the regular session Nov. 17. Audio of the session

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  • Harjo shares breast cancer survival story during Pink Party

    Harjo shares breast cancer survival story during Pink Party

    • November 5, 2018

    Keynote, guest speakers share stories and provide encouragement Darren DeLaune/Reporter GLENPOOL, Oklahoma — “Whenever I found out I had breast cancer, it was in 2014,” Muscogee (Creek) citizen Georgia Harjo said. She said it was during the summer. “I relied totally on faith,” Harjo said. The Muscogee (Creek) Nation Department of Health 16th annual Pink

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  • Health Shelf for students helps lighten stress

    Health Shelf for students helps lighten stress

    • October 17, 2018

    Help available to students on, off campus Darren DeLaune/Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — The Muscogee (Creek) Nation College of Muscogee Nation wanted to help make some of their students’ college life a little less stressful, and allow them to focus more on their schoolwork. That idea turned into a ‘Health Shelf.’ Health Shelf? “Yes, it is

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  • Terry gives October health systems update

    Terry gives October health systems update

    • October 12, 2018

    Liz Gray/Reporter Updates on opioid, IHS suits provided by Beaver OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — A health systems update was presented to the Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council Health, Education and Welfare committee by MCN Secretary of Health Shawn Terry and Chief Operating Officer Rhonda Beaver Oct. 8 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. Terry said flu

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  • MCNDH awarded approval to expend grants passes in committee

    MCNDH awarded approval to expend grants passes in committee

    • October 11, 2018

    Liz Gray/Reporter HEW approves donation to Depew Schools to help replenish library OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — A Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council Health, Education and Welfare Committee meeting was held Oct. 8 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. All passed legislation will go before the full Council during the regular session Oct. 27. Audio of the

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  • Comedians highlight health conference

    Comedians highlight health conference

    • October 3, 2018

    Gary Fife/Radio Specialist CMN health awareness event features nationally known guests WETUMKA, Oklahoma — They are mostly known for their comic performances, but on Sept. 27 they included a motivational message for their audience. Keynote speakers Tonia Jo Hall and Alayna Eagle Shield, from the Standing Rock Lakota reservation were keynote speakers for the College

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  • Conference held to spread suicide prevention awareness

    Conference held to spread suicide prevention awareness

    • September 19, 2018

    “In that hopelessness and despair, I thought there was no way out, made a suicide attempt.” – Chickasaw Nation citizen and Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Suicide Prevention Program Manager Shelby Rowe

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  • Terry gives September health systems update

    Terry gives September health systems update

    • September 13, 2018

    Liz Gray/Reporter Pink Party date announced OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — A health systems update was presented to the Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council Health, Education and Welfare committee by MCN Secretary of Health Shawn Terry Sept. 10 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee. Terry said MCNDH has located a potential space for a pharmacy refill center

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  • Quarterly Report of the Nation

    Quarterly Report of the Nation

    Kevin Barnett/Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — In late October, MCN Principal Chief James Floyd delivered the fourth quarterly report to the Nation. The reports were compiled by each department and included performance results for the previous quarter, strategic plan goals for each department and any success stories the department wished to highlight. “My goal is to

    READ MORE
  • Chief gives testimony to U.S. Senate

    Chief gives testimony to U.S. Senate

    Liz Gray/Reporter Stigler Act amendment presented during legislative hearing WASHINGTON — Muscogee (Creek) Nation Principal Chief James Floyd gave testimony regarding amendments to the Stigler Act during a legislative hearing for the United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs. Oklahoma Congressmen Tom Cole, Markwayne Mullin, Frank Lucas and Steve Russell introduced H.R. 2606 in May

    READ MORE
  • Open house

    Open house

    Kevin Barnett/Reporter Council House opens to the public OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — After months of planning and preparation, the Creek Nation Council House, located in downtown Okmulgee will open to the public on Nov. 17. The Nation’s Cultural Center and Archives Department issued an open invitation to all wishing to attend the event. According to the

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  • Quarterly Report of the Nation

    Quarterly Report of the Nation

    • November 16, 2018

    Kevin Barnett/Reporter OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — In late October, MCN Principal Chief James Floyd delivered the fourth quarterly report to the Nation. The reports were compiled by each department and included performance results for the previous quarter, strategic plan goals for each department and any success stories the department wished to highlight. “My goal is to

    READ MORE
  • Chief gives testimony to U.S. Senate

    Chief gives testimony to U.S. Senate

    • November 15, 2018

    Liz Gray/Reporter Stigler Act amendment presented during legislative hearing WASHINGTON — Muscogee (Creek) Nation Principal Chief James Floyd gave testimony regarding amendments to the Stigler Act during a legislative hearing for the United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs. Oklahoma Congressmen Tom Cole, Markwayne Mullin, Frank Lucas and Steve Russell introduced H.R. 2606 in May

    READ MORE
  • Open house

    Open house

    • November 15, 2018

    Kevin Barnett/Reporter Council House opens to the public OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — After months of planning and preparation, the Creek Nation Council House, located in downtown Okmulgee will open to the public on Nov. 17. The Nation’s Cultural Center and Archives Department issued an open invitation to all wishing to attend the event. According to the

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  • Principal Chief James Floyd addresses NCA-180 Legislation on Mvskoke Media

    • November 15, 2018
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