Monthly Archives: June 2013

ODEQ Clean Community ceremony to recognize Wyandotte Nation

The Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) will recognize the Wyandotte Nation during a Clean Community Ceremony. The ceremony will be held 1:30 p.m. June 24, 2013, at the Bearskin Healthcare and Wellness Center, 1 Turtle Dr., in Wyandotte, Okla. … Continue reading

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7th Street Casino’s Stride for Life event raises $5,700 for charity

Wyandotte Nation’s 7th Street Casino, 777 N 7th Street Trafficway in Kansas City, hosted its Stride for Life event May 18 and raised $5,700 for Special Olympics of Kansas City. The casino hosts the event, a 5K run/walk through downtown … Continue reading

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Closure comes to sisters of brother killed in Korean War

By William Swaim, Wyandotte Nation As Velva (Wright) Spoon lay weak in the hospital bed, her left hand reached up, clutching the hand of her sister, Helen (Wright) Harper. With the other hand she tightly gripped her Cousin Deryl Wright’s hand. … Continue reading

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National Trails Day event June 14

The National Trails Day event will be held this year on June 14 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Twin Bridges State Park. Park activities will include nature trail hiking, biking, walking, jogging, running, educational booths, wildlife educational stations, … Continue reading

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