Chief Chat: Renewed gaming compacts ensure a brighter future for Oklahoma

August 05, 2020
Recently the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma affirmed what Oklahoma tribal nations have known from the beginning – on January 1, 2020, our gaming compacts with the state of Oklahoma automatically renewed for another 15 years.


Cherokee Nation partnering with state film office, FireThief Productions on new Cherokee language animated series pilot episode

August 06, 2020
Production has finished on a new Cherokee language animated series pilot episode created through a partnership between the Cherokee Nation, the Oklahoma Film + Music Office, and FireThief Productions, an independent film company responsible for the Emmy-winning “Osiyo, Voices of the Cherokee People” TV program.


Cherokee Nation Strategic Programs team helps pioneer deepwater exploration guide

July 30, 2020
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Office of Ocean Exploration and Research is honoring a team of Cherokee Nation Strategic Programs employees for their dedication in helping explore and better understand the ocean.


Will Rogers Downs concludes 2020 thoroughbred meet

June 03, 2020
Cherokee Casino Will Rogers Downs has concluded another successful thoroughbred meet with a significantly increased handle and new racing fans from around the globe.