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Biskinik is the official newspaper of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.

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Choctaw Elders Preserving Culture

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Choctaw Nation works to preserve the stories of its tribal elders

Tribes like the Choctaw Nation recognize the importance of preserving the stories of their elder for future generations and recorded history.

Silversmiths Anthony and Colt James

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Makers and Masterpieces: Silversmith work at the Smithsonian

This month will focus on the art of silversmithing and feature a family who works to honor this tradition by passing on their generational knowledge.

Ethan Dale Stone

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Ethan Dale Stone

Ethan Dale Stone, 18, passed away Dec. 31, 2022.

Tvshka Homma Community Center Thanksgiving Meal Prep

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CNO Community Centers offer essential services for tribal members and elders

Community centers are a vital resource to the tribal members across the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma reservation area.

Family Medicine Residency Program

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Choctaw Nation Family Medicine Residency program improving Oklahoma healthcare

The Choctaw Nation Family Medicine Residency program (CNFMR), located in Talihina, Oklahoma, has improved Oklahoma's difficulties in recruiting and retaining physicians in rural areas.

Dennisa Ann Hurst

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Dennisa Ann Hurst

Dennisa Ann Hurst, 69, passed away Dec. 17, 2022.

Savannah Toon

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Tribal member wins big at Junior World Finals

Choctaw tribal member, Savannah Toon, won the Junior World Finals for Barrel Racing in Las Vegas in December 2022.