Cherokee Nation files, is granted emergency restraining order, halting disposal of radioactive waste near the Arkansas and Illinois rivers

The Cherokee Nation and state of Oklahoma jointly filed and were granted a restraining order today against Sequoyah Fuels Corporation near Gore to stop the company from disposing radioactive waste near the Arkansas and Illinois rivers. The request was granted by Sequoyah County District Judge Jeff Payton.

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W.W. Hastings Hospital achieves national certification, recognition for technology use

Cherokee Nation W.W. Hastings Hospital is among a select few hospitals in the country nationally recognized for using electronic medical records and other technology to advance health services for patients.
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Tribal Council authorizes the donation of vehicles to three law enforcement agencies

The Cherokee Nation Tribal Council unanimously passed three resolutions authorizing the Marshal Service to donate a surplus vehicle to three law enforcement agencies.
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Cherokee Nation honors three veterans in February

The Cherokee Nation honored three veterans with the Medal of Patriotism at the February Tribal Council meeting.
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