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Joy Harjo Becomes First Native American and Oklahoman Poet Laureate of the United States

Press Release Librarian of Congress Names Joy Harjo the Nation’s 23rd Poet Laureate Harjo is the First Native American to serve as U.S. Poet Laureate and is a Member of the Muscogee Creek Nation.   Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden today announced the appointment of Joy Harjo as the nation’s 23rd Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry … Continue reading

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Future of Tulsa Creek Indian Community Smoke Shop in Limbo Due to River Spirit “Gasino” Plans – Meeting Scheduled 1-24-19

Posted By Staff Writer Letter sent out to TCIC Members on Jan. 18, 2019: The Riverside Indian Smoke shop (RISS) is an enterprise of the Tulsa Creek Indian Community. The smoke shop has been in operation for more than 20 years and has made money for the community and has paid taxes to the Muscogee … Continue reading

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National Tribal Conservation Districts and USDA Tribal Conference Hosted by: Indian Nations Conservation Alliance (INCA) November 26 – 30, 2018

Caring for Mother Earth, Plants and Animals and Strengthening the Circle of Life Through Conservation Location:  Hard Rock Resort and Casino 777 W. St. Catoosa, OK 74015 Room Reservations :1-800-760-6700 Casino Airport Shuttle: 1- 918-384-7673. Registration – $400.00 Three Lunches are included with Registration Daily Registration is $80.00/day with lunch   Monday, November 26, 2018 … Continue reading

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2017 Muscogee (Creek) Nation Council Seat B Official Primary Results – UPDATE

By Eddie Mouss UPDATE: This article was updated on September 27, 2017, to reflect the official results. Okmulgee, Oklahoma – On September 16, 2017, the Muscogee (Creek) Nation held primary elections to decide Seat B representation on the National Council. The official results are now available as of September 27, 2017. The MCN election Board’s websites states … Continue reading

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CLOSED – NOTICE OF SPECIAL ELECTION: MUSCOGEE (CREEK) NATION NATURAL RESOURCE CONSERVATION COMMISSION

Until the Muscogee (Creek) Nation Natural Resource Conservation Commission (MCNNRCC) receives a qualified restricted landowner list from MCN Realty, Chairman Edward F. Mouss has proposed to proceed with an election of Commissioner B and Commissioner C, so as to proceed with business matters of the Commission, on July 19, 2017. Continue reading

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Op/Ed: WHY YOU DESERVE BETTER TRIBAL GOVERNMENT – PART 2: CONSTITUTION

A constitution does not need to be a written document, although in practice that is usually the case. Continue reading

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Rep. Cole, Lucas, Mullin and Russell Introduce Amendment To Discriminatory Five Civilized Tribes Land Bill

Congressman Tom Cole (OK-04) released the following statement after introducing the Stigler Act Amendment of 2017, along with Congressmen Lucas, Mullin and Russell. This legislation amends the Stigler Act of 1947, which restricts Native American allotted land to only persons of ½ degree of Native American blood heritage. Continue reading

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Op/Ed: WHY YOU DESERVE BETTER TRIBAL GOVERNMENT – Part 1: Sovereignty and Culture

One of the central foundations of international law is that sovereignty is a power that belongs to people of a distinct culture. In the twenty-first century, that has grown to mean self-government. Continue reading

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Creek Nation Natural Resource Conservation Commission receives Hall of Fame Award after First Year of Service

Press Release The Creek Nation Natural Resource Conservation Commission was awarded the Hall of Fame Award by the Oklahoma Association of Conservation Districts at the 78th Annual State Meeting, Legislative Banquet held February 29, 2016 at the Reed Convention Center, Sheraton Midwest City Hotel. The theme was “Collaboration in Conservation: Partnering for Grassroots Solutions.” with … Continue reading

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JOB ANNOUNCEMENT – CLOSED: CONSERVATIONIST FOR THE NATURAL RESOURCE CONSERVATION COMMISSION – MUSCOGEE (CREEK) GOVERNMENT

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT Title: Conservationist Occupational Code: Organization: Natural Resource Conservation Commission, Muscogee (Creek) Government Position Number: 1001 Classification: Technical Pay / Grade: GS – 07-09 (Federal Equivalent) Reports To: Commission FLSA Designation: Non-Exempt INTRODUCTION This position serves as a Conservationist for the Natural Resource Conservation Commission headquartered at the Commission’s Headquarters Office located at the … Continue reading

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