Cherokee Nation approves $731 million comprehensive budget

The Cherokee Nation Tribal Council approved a $731.3 million comprehensive budget for fiscal year 2015 during a special meeting Thursday. The new fiscal year, starting Oct. 1, will include a $73 million increase from the initial $658.2 million comprehensive budget passed last August.

Free 8-week Cherokee language course begins Sept. 16

With great success from the spring course, Cherokee Nation officials are once again hosting a free 8-week course Sept. 16 – Nov. 4 inside Cherokee Casino & Hotel West Siloam Springs.

Cherokee Nation honors citizens, organizations at banquet

The Cherokee Nation honored 16 citizens and four community organizations who made significant contributions over the past year during Thursday night’s 2014 State of the Nation Awards Banquet.

Cherokee Nation Calendar of Events for September

The Cherokee Nation hosts flu clinics and Sequoyah High School’s football homecoming, as well as several other events in September.

Cherokee Heritage Center offers weekend of activities during 62nd Cherokee National Holiday

The Cherokee Heritage Center is treating guests to three days of fun-filled activities during the 62nd Annual Cherokee National Holiday this Labor Day weekend, Aug. 29-31.

Cherokee Nation Entertainment breaks ground on new South Coffeyville casino

Cherokee Nation Entertainment is bringing its signature brand of dining, entertainment, gaming and world-class guest service to South Coffeyville, Oklahoma, in Nowata County, just south of the Kansas state line.

Cherokee Nation provides $36K for Watts sewer project

The Cherokee Nation is helping the town of Watts repair its sewer system after a recent lightning storm struck two pumps, disrupting services for its 400 residents.


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