03/24/2017  –  Cherokee Nation awards record $5M to public schools

The Cherokee Nation gave a record $5 million to 107 school districts during the tribe’s annual Public School Appreciation Day Friday, providing a boost in revenue to many schools struggling under the weight of state budget cuts.

03/23/2017  –  Tribal Councilor Taylor joins Million Women Mentors Senate Luncheon

Cherokee Nation Tribal Councilor Janees Taylor, of Pryor, was among a select few invited to attend the Million Women Mentors Advancing Women and Girls STEM Careers Through Mentoring Senate luncheon in the nation’s capital earlier this month.

03/23/2017  –  Cherokee Nation honors veterans in March

The Cherokee Nation honored four U.S. Army veterans with the Medal of Patriotism during the March Tribal Council Meeting.

03/21/2017  –  Cherokee Nation announces 2017 Remember the Removal Bike Ride participants

The Cherokee Nation selected 10 cyclists for its 2017 Remember the Removal Bike Ride this June.

03/21/2017  –  Tribal Council accepts grant to help increase fitness, nutrition

The Cherokee Nation Tribal Council on Monday unanimously approved a contract with the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust Healthy Living Program worth more than $350,000.

03/17/2017  –  Cherokee Nation breaks ground on 11 new homes in Vinita

The Cherokee Nation broke ground Friday on 11 new homes being built in a new addition in Vinita, a town of more than 5,500 in Craig County.

03/17/2017  –  Cherokee Nation gives more than $3K to Hwy 51 West Fire Department

The Cherokee Nation donated $3,500 on Wednesday to the Hwy 51 West Fire Department in Adair County for the purchase of two AEDs and two medical bags.

03/16/2017  –  Cherokee Nation Summer Youth Employment Program applications available

The Cherokee Nation is now accepting applications for its Summer Youth Employment Program, which provides valuable work experience for about 600 Native youth each year.

03/09/2017  –  Record number of teams compete in annual Cherokee Challenge Bowl

The Cherokee Nation welcomed a record number of teams to the annual Cherokee Challenge Bowl this week at the Sycamore Springs Ranch in southeastern Mayes County.

03/08/2017  –  Cherokee Days returns to Washington, D.C. March 31-April 2

This spring, visitors to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C., have the opportunity to learn about the history and culture of the Cherokees.

03/06/2017  –  Cherokee Nation Native Youth M.O.V.E. group first nationally recognized chapter in the state

The Cherokee Nation now has the first nationally recognized Youth M.O.V.E. chapter in the state of Oklahoma.

03/06/2017  –  Cherokee Nation graduates more welders in training program

The Cherokee Nation graduated more skilled welders Friday from its innovative Cherokee Nation welding program.

03/01/2017  –  Cherokee Nation Tribal Council election garners 33 candidates

On Tuesday the Cherokee Nation Election Commission drew for ballot positions for the 33 candidates running for Tribal Council in June.

03/01/2017  –  Cherokee Nation Male Seminary Recreation Center introduces new fitness programs

The Cherokee Nation Male Seminary Recreation Center is introducing several new fitness programs in 2017 in order to promote healthier lifestyles for gym members.