Tribe in Kansas, no stranger to adversity, confronts perhaps its
most difficult challenge as the new year dawns.
urges governor to petition for federal remedy after court decision.
Bear" Johnson elected as the Southern Plains Area Representative.
Any youth ages 15-25 interested in joining or attending the next
conference can contact Sonny through Facebook.
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award is for the tribe to build a new community services facility
that will house the tribe’s social services, education, child
welfare, and other community service and cultural departments.
Dr. Dee Ann
DeRoin sees patients at KNHC every Friday.
help fund numerous projects.
champion Billy Mills returns to Kansas and helps open a cross
country park on the Kickapoo Reservation near Horton
to join 'team' excites distance great Billy Mills.
athlete will be guest of honor at a special ceremony at 10 a.m.,
Monday, July 1, on the Kickapoo Indian Reservation west of Horton
on K-20 Highway. Olympic champion Billy Mills will participate
in a groundbreaking ceremony for the Billy Mills Kickapoo Tribe
Cross Country Park on the reservation. The park is a Kickapoo
Tribe in Kansas project, and the presentation is in conjunction
with the National American Indian Diabetes Foundation, and will
take place just one day after Mills’ birthday.
The U.S. Department
of Housing and Urban Development announced that the Housing Authority
of the Kickapoo Tribe of Kansas, based in Horton, would be awarded
a grant worth about $820,000
the Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas travels to Washington, D.C. for a
meeting of the Health and Human Services Secretary’s Tribal
of the Kickapoo Tribe has been appointed to a federal Tribal Advisory
The Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation, Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas,
Haskell Indian Nations University, the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and
Nebraska, and Wichita Inter-tribal honor guards were given special
recognition during the opening session of the House and Senate.
Cadue, Chair of the Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas announced on Jan.
30 that the Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas is a plaintiff beneficiary
in the recent class action lawsuit over Syngenta’s atrazine
herbicide product often used by corn farmers to control weeds.
Cadue, Chair of the Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas announced Friday
the Tribal Council has agreed to make Mike Dougherty its next
Chief of Police. In the announcement, Chairman Cadue said, “Mike
Dougherty brings a wealth of experience and credibility to the
office of Chief of Police for the Kickapoo Tribe and we appreciate
his willingness to serve the Kickapoo People.
Tribe in Kansas is holding a powwow this weekend starting on Friday
and running until Sunday. The powwow will be held on the Kickapoo
Powwow grounds in Horton. There will be both dancing and drum
contests with thousands of dollars in prizes up for grabs.
Water Treatement Plant has issued a notice to all the Kickapoo
Tribal members. It bars the use of treated water on lawns and
gardens, the filling of pools and car washing. Anyone who violates
the order will be disconnected from the tribe's water service.