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HealthCorps mission continues despite pandemic

Friday, June 11, 2021

HealthCorps CEO Amy Braun says while the pandemic forced her organization to alter its approach, its mission of improving health outcomes for students, their families and communities never skipped a beat.

Virtual Chickasaw grammar classes offered for adults

Thursday, June 10, 2021

The Chickasaw Nation is offering virtual Chickasaw language grammar classes for adults that are open to the public.

Cross-deputation agreements are key to Grady County residents’ safety

Wednesday, June 09, 2021

Grady County Sheriff Jim Weir says cooperating with law enforcement entities outside of his own department provides a practical solution to the daily challenges of covering a large area with limited manpower.

Chickasaw photographer explores beauty in nature and every day scenes

Wednesday, June 09, 2021

More than 30 years ago, Chickasaw photographer Kelly Langley last tripped the shutter on her Nikon EM 35mm film camera with hopes of being a photojournalist.

Chickasaw Nation Announces Candidates For General Election

Wednesday, June 09, 2021

Chickasaw Nation Election Secretary, Rita Loder, announced the close of filing period at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 9, 2021 for the 2021 general election.

KCNP increases its reach in the heart of the Chickasaw Nation’s 13-county area

Monday, June 07, 2021

KCNP Chickasaw Community Radio has increased its broadcast signal once more to now include Garvin County in its ever-expanding reach.

Filing period for upcoming Chickasaw election is June 7-9

Tuesday, June 01, 2021

The Chickasaw Nation Election Commission announces the filing period for the 2021 General Elections opens June 7 and continues through June 9, 2021.

Margaret Roach Wheeler rediscovers creative freedom amid the natural splendors of Sulphur

Tuesday, June 01, 2021

For Chickasaw weaver and fashion designer Margaret Roach Wheeler, recent months have been a time to slow down, reflect, appreciate her surroundings, roll out a new loom and plan a path ahead.

Chickasaw-produced documentary to air on Salina Media Connect

Thursday, May 27, 2021

The Chickasaw Nation Productions’ documentary “Bearer of the Morning” from the Chickasaw Heritage Series will air at 11:02 a.m., Saturday, May 29, on Salina Media Connect Channel 21.

Paths to better mental health available with Chickasaw Nation’s Chikasha Anokfilli program

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Chikasha Anokfilli, which translates to “thinking Chickasaw,” is a publicly available mental health initiative exploring what it means to think Chickasaw while providing resources to support and promote mental health and wellness.