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Posted on: February 8, 2016

The Quapaw Tribe Offices will be closed Monday, February 15th

The Quapaw Tribe Offices will be closed Monday, February 15th, in observance of Presidents Day. Thank you.

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Non-Traditional Student Night Cancelled

The last night of the event, February 9th, has been canceled. Thank you for your participation.

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Native American Scouting Combine

Top-tier coaches will be on hand to evaluate the State's top Native American football players.This intense combine is an exciting time for athletes and a key step in achieving their dreams of playing at a next level, while improving their football skills....Read on...

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Posted on: February 4, 2016

Drumming and Singing Classes Canceled

The Drumming and Singing classes are canceled due to unforeseen circumstances. Notice will be given when they will resume.

Posted on: January 26, 2016

Veterans' Gourd Dance Group Pays Tribute to American Indians Who Served

QUAPAW, Okla. — As Jim Greenfeather opens a cherished footlocker and begins carefully unfolding the contents, he describes what they mean to him as a veteran:

“The robe — red and blue — that’s for America,” he says as he lifts the garment out.

“The ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 26, 2016

Native Sun News: Quapaw Tribe Cleans Up Worst Superfund Site

Quapaw clean up ‘first and worst’ Superfund pollution site
Story and Photos by Talli Nauman Native Sun News
Health & Environment Editor

COMMERCE, Okla. –– Baseball legend Mickey Mantle’s hometown became part of the world’s first Superfund site a...Read on...

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Posted on: January 26, 2016

Quapaw tribe, Little Rock Port Authority Reach Tentative Approach on Arkansas Land

QUAPAW, Okla. -- The Quapaw tribe and the Little Rock (Arkansas) Port Authority have drafted an agreement to address concerns about the use of 160 acres the tribe owns near Little Rock, agricultural land that Arkansas politicians have said the tribe wants...Read on...

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Posted on: January 25, 2016

Greenfeather Honored at Veteran Event

Since 2008, the River Bottom Sportsmen group and other local groups have sponsored the Great Deer Hunt in Miami, Oklahoma. The River Bottom Sportsmen started the event as a way to give back to the Veterans who have sacrificed for our country.

The Garr...Read on...

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Posted on: January 25, 2016

One Year Cancer Free Emily

One year cancer free Emily
By Carly Willis, Reporter

OTTAWA COUNTY, OK -Emily Baker has only been alive for three years, but has went through "hell and back" according to her family.

After problems going to the bathroom Emily's family took her i...Read on...

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Posted on: January 20, 2016

Quapaw Tribe Sues Kansas Over Casino Dispute

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
STATEMENT OF THE CHAIRMAN OF THE QUAPAW TRIBE CONCERNING LITIGATION CHALLENGING GOVERNOR BROWNBACK’S BAD-FAITH REFUSAL TO NEGOTIATE A GAMING COMPACT

QUAPAW, OKLA.—The Quapaw Tribe today filed litigation asserting that Kansas Go...Read on...

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Posted on: January 26, 2016

Lost Languages

SPECIAL REPORT: Lost Languages

Updated: Nov 20, 2015 4:16 PM CST
By Diane Gerstenfeld

Native American Tribes across the United States are gradually losing their languages as fewer tribal members speak in their native tongue and elders stop passing...Read on...

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Posted on: January 20, 2016

Native American Multimedia Internships

Vision Maker Media is pleased to offer Public Media Internships to undergraduate or graduate students. With major funding from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), the purpose of the paid internships is to increase the opportunities for American...Read on...

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Posted on: January 12, 2016

Quapaw Tribe Formally Opposes Settlement Proposal in Tar Creek Contamination

STATEMENT CONCERNING FORMAL COMMENTS OF THE QUAPAW TRIBE ON THE PROPOSED SETTLEMENTS WITH REMAINING PARTIES LIABLE FOR THE CONTAMINATION AT THE TAR CREEK SUPERFUND SITE

QUAPAW, OKLA.—The Quapaw Tribe of Oklahoma (the O-Gah-Pah) today filed formal comm...Read on...

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Posted on: December 23, 2015

Submissions Open for Vision Maker Media's Public Media Content Fund

Lincoln, Nebraska: Vision Maker Media announces a March 1 deadline for applications from filmmakers for its Public Media Content Fund, a program which has funded filmmakers since 1990. With funding from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), the V...Read on...

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Posted on: October 20, 2015

WANTED: Miss Indian World Contestants

33rd Annual Gathering of Nations Powwow & Miss Indian World Pageant
Albuquerque, NM USA April 26-30th, 2016

The Miss Indian World Pageant is the largest and most prestigious cultural pageant for young Native Women. As Miss Indian World, she will be a...Read on...

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Posted on: June 8, 2015

Quapaw Tribal Substance Abuse Services-Summer Activities

In order to accommodate busy schedules (little league, soccer, etc.) with our youth, some modifications have been made to the Substance Abuse Youth Group Prevention Activities. Starting June 18, the weekly activities will be moved to the museum. We will m...Read on...

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