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Posted on: November 18, 2014

Zumba Classes Cancelled

The Zumba Classes held at The John Berrey Fitness Center are cancelled until further notice. Thanks to everyone that has attended!

Posted on: November 17, 2014

Quapaw Tribal/Goverment Offices Holiday Closings

For the Thanksgiving Holiday, the offices will be closing at 2:00 PM Wednesday, November 26th. Offices will be closed Thursday-Friday, November 27th-28th.
For the Christmas holidays, the offices will be closed Wednesday thru Friday, December 24th-26th.

Posted on: November 17, 2014

Donate and Support a Wonderful Young Lady. Emily Buffalo

When I was 18, my high school government teacher introduced me to Green Forest School and Orphanage, an organization and home founded by Newsong church out of Grove, Oklahoma. I went for the first time in July 2012, went... Read on...

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Posted on: November 14, 2014

Thanksgiving Hand Game

Bring your friends and family and enjoy time together during the Thanksgiving weekend.

Dinner will be provided, individuals wishing to bring a dish may do so, however it is not required.

(Don't worry if you have... Read on...

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Posted on: November 6, 2014

No Brother Fights Alone!!

Please join in supporting fellow Firefighter Bruce “The Mule” Evans as he begins his fight against Melanoma.

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Posted on: November 4, 2014


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Posted on: October 28, 2014


Parents and Students! Please Read Document.

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Posted on: September 29, 2014

Quapaw Leader Urges United Nations Enforcement for Indigenous Peoples' Rights

Chairman Berrey Also Calls On Communities to Better Protect Women, Elderly and Needy

(Sept. 26, 2014) -Speaking at a United Nations conference in New York this week, Quapaw Tribe Chairman John Berrey represented... Read on...

Photo of Chairman at Conference
Posted on: September 10, 2014

Quapaw Tribe Agriculture Program Expansion

The Quapaw Tribe is expanding its agriculture program with about 140 Angus cattle. They'll use the beef within the tribe, but they'll also use it as a profitable resource for Downstream Casino Resort. The tribe has... Read on...

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Posted on: September 10, 2014

Quapaw Tribe Sets Up Cattle Ranch Near Downstream Casino

In a scene straight from a Frederic Remington painting of the Old West, cowboys on horseback drove a slow-moving herd of Angus cows and calves across a pasture.

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Posted on: September 10, 2014

Quapaw Tribe Leads Cleanup of Federal Hazardous Waste SIte

The Quapaw Tribe has become the first Native American tribe in the country to lead the cleanup of a federal hazardous waste site, managing the effort to clear mining waste from an area where a Catholic church and boarding... Read on...

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Posted on: September 9, 2014

More Space for Pavilion

A local casino resort is expanding some of their services.

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Posted on: September 8, 2014

Secretary Vilsack Appoints Members to the Council for Native American Farming and Ranching

The U.S. Department of Agriculture, announcing federal appointments including that of a local resident and business leader — Chairman John L. Berrey — to the Council for Native American Farming and Ranching. Chairman Berrey... Read on...

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Posted on: August 11, 2014

Growing — Downstream Casino and Resort Starts Unique Program to Supply own Food

The Miami News-Record (Oklahoma) Sunday paper featured an impressive front-page package of stories highlighting the Tribe's unique Agriculture Program and what it means to Downstream.

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Posted on: August 4, 2014

Vegas Casino Owner Ruffin, Tribe's Downstream Casino Resort Join Forces

Partnership Would Reopen Camptown Track as a Casino Sooner Rather Than Later.

(Aug. 4, 2014) – Las Vegas Treasure Island Hotel & Casino and Camptown Greyhound Park owner Phil Ruffin has joined forces with the Downstream... Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2014

SBC returns 400-year-old artifacts to Quapaw Tribe

This story if from the Sweet Briar College (Virginia) website.

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Posted on: July 9, 2014

Native American Artists

Looking for Native American artists to design the cover for my 2015 nutrition calendar. Also looking to feature the tribe as well: history, culture, etc. Cash prize and free calendars to the selected artist. Contact Jackie... Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2014

Tribe, State Reach Agreement For Additional Tar Creek Superfund Clean-Up Projects

(June 4, 2014) Quapaw, Okla. -- The Quapaw Tribe of Oklahoma has entered into a cooperative agreement with the State Of Oklahoma and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to perform remediation of additional contaminated... Read on...

Posted on: January 15, 2014

John Berrey Fitness Center

The John Berrey Fitness Center has a 14 day free trial membership for prospective members to "try before they buy" the facility amenities. This free trial applies to individuals within 60 miles of the facility.

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