Residential Treatment Center in Snowbird on-budget, on-time

Almost a year ago, leaders and officials of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians put gold-painted shovels into the dirt and broke ground on the Snowbird Residential Treatment Center.

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By Scott On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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Remember the Removal Bike Ride cyclists complete nearly 1,000 mile journey

The 2017 Remember the Removal Bike Ride cyclists rolled into Tahlequah Thursday, June 22 completing their three-week journey retracing the northern route of the Trail of Tears.

By Scott On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Housing Summit shines light on long standing issues

Principal Chief Richard G. Sneed convened a Housing Summit on the morning of Friday, June 16 to look at processes and challenges with the tribal housing department.

By Scott On Friday, June 16th, 2017
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Walk held to shine light on Cherokee elder abuse

Tribal elders in Indian Country are reportedly abused at a rate (1 in 4) much higher than the national average (1 in 10).

By Scott On Friday, June 9th, 2017
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Fire Mountain Trail opens in Cherokee

Blue skies and a steady breeze welcomed Cherokee into the realm of eco-tourism as the Fire Mountain Trail System opened on Friday, June 9.

By Scott On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
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Chief Sneed lays out vision to tribal employees

Principal Chief Richard G. Sneed gathered employees of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians together on the morning of Tuesday, June 6 in the Chief Joyce Dugan Cultural Arts Center to lay out his vision for his administration.

By Scott On Sunday, June 4th, 2017
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Remember the Removal riders get send-off at Kituwah 

Annually, the Remember the Removal riders gather at the Kituwah Mound, the Mother Town of the Cherokee, prior to embarking on their 950-mile journey to Oklahoma.

By Scott On Friday, June 2nd, 2017
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Tribal needle exchange program receives preliminary support

Legislation was passed to provide preliminary support for the development of a tribal needle exchange program that will be operated and supervised by PHHS.

By Scott On Thursday, June 1st, 2017
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EBCI Primary Election Unofficial Results 

Note: These are the unofficial results of the EBCI Primary Election held on Thursday, June 1 per the Cherokee Election Board. Those in bold advance to the General Election.

By Scott On Monday, May 29th, 2017
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“A debt that can never be repaid”: Cherokee honors fallen warriors on Memorial Day

The headstones at the Yellowhill Veterans Memorial Cemetery were decorated with the red, white, and blue of American flags on Monday morning.