Press Releases

Press Releases

Survey for Needs provided by the American Rescue Plan

Sac and Fox Nation American Rescue Plan Survey

Sac and Fox Nation Thanks Oklahoma Legislative Leadership and Oklahoma Attorney General for Comments on Gaming Compacts

(Stroud, Oklahoma)- The Sac and Fox Nation Business Committee conveys their appreciation to Oklahoma Speaker of the House Charles McCall, Oklahoma Senate President Pro Tempore Greg Treat and Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter for their recent comments on the gaming compacts.

Sac and Fox Nation Responds to Gaming Compact Announcement

(Stroud, Oklahoma)- The Sac and Fox Nation Business Committee listened carefully to today’s announcement from Governor Kevin Stitt and leaders of the Comanche Nation and the Otoe-Missouria Tribe regarding the gaming compact.

Sac and Fox Nation Temporarily Suspends Casino Operations

Sac and Fox Nation Temporarily Suspends Casino Operations
(Stroud, Oklahoma)- Sac and Fox Nation officials temporarily suspended all casino operations effective at
12:01 a.m. on March 19, 2020 through Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

Sac and Fox Nation Announces Purchase of Shawnee Trophy

(Shawnee, Oklahoma)- The Sac and Fox Nation Business Committee recently announced the purchase of Shawnee Trophy. The Sac and Fox Nation’s newly formed company, Shawnee Trophy, a Sac and Fox Nation Limited Liability Company, purchased the business from longtime owners Randy and Ruthi Loftis.

Sac and Fox Nation Stands United with Fellow Nations on Gaming Compact Renewal Dispute

(Stroud, Oklahoma)- The Sac and Fox Nation Business Committee confirmed their support today for the Cherokee, Chickasaw and Choctaw Nations as they filed a Federal lawsuit to bring an end to the gaming compact renewal dispute. The Sac and Fox Nation is not a party to the lawsuit, but the Business Committee stands united with their fellow Nations. 

EPA Deputy Regional Administrator David Gray Visits Sac and Fox Nation

(Stroud, Oklahoma)- The Sac and Fox Nation Business Committee hosted representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for a meeting and press conference at the Sac and Fox Nation on October 10th. EPA Deputy Regional Administrator David Gray unveiled the agency’s plan to reduce lead exposure in drinking water for children and at-risk communities at the press conference. 

Two Sac and Fox Elders Honored at 11th Annual AARP Oklahoma Indian Elder Honors

(Oklahoma City, Oklahoma)- Mr. Henry Buck McClellan, Sr. and Mr. Wallace “Bud”
McClellan was honored at the 11th Annual AARP Oklahoma Indian Elder Honors. The event was held on October 1st at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City.

Installation of Second Chief and Committee Member

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 19, 2019
Sac and Fox Nation Installs Second Chief and Committee Member and Appoints New Chief of Staff

CHIEF WOOD ELECTED CHAIRMAN FOR UNIOKT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 13, 2019

Principal Chief Justin F. Wood Elected as Chairman of the United Indian Nations of Oklahoma, Kansas, and Texas.