COVID-19 UPDATES

The health and safety of Chickasaws, employees and patrons is our main priority. As the coronavirus, or COVID-19, spreads globally and cases rise in the U.S., some Chickasaw Nation events, classes, facilities, etc., will be postponed, closed or canceled out of an abundance of caution. 

For more information regarding the coronavirus as it relates to the Chickasaw Nation, please visit our information pages below. We will continue to update these pages regularly as the situation progresses. Thank you for your understanding during this time.

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Your government has adjusted to the rapidly changing environment

The main responsibility of our Chickasaw Nation government, now and in the future, is service to the Chickasaw people.

Chickasaw regalia designers turn talents to making masks

Regalia Making Mothers, a group formed by Chickasaws to provide First American regalia for American Indian foster children, is now making face masks to protect the health of tribal elders.

COVID-19 testing available at medical center, health clinics

Coronavirus testing is avail-able to the general public at the Chickasaw Nation Medical Center in Ada and the Chickasaw Nation health clinics in Ardmore, Tishomingo and Purcell.

McSwain Theatre offers treasured history of American entertainment

Like a sentinel standing at the corner of Main and Townsend Streets for a century, the grand McSwain Theatre and the community it serves have experienced many changes.

Proven techniques can be employed to strengthen your mental health during crisis

Dr. Paul Emrich, Chickasaw Nation Undersecretary of Mental Health Services, says the Chickasaw people have experienced trying times before and will remain strong in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Chickasaw Press awarded for book design and graphic novel
Two Chickasaw Press publications recently received recognition at the state and national level.
Friday, May 22, 2020
Artesian Online Art Market to showcase Chickasaw and Southeastern Indian art
Art lovers and buyers can maintain responsible distancing while browsing Chickasaw and Southeastern artists’ works online at ArtesianArtsFestival.com.
Friday, May 22, 2020
Chickasaw Nation gaming facilities to open May 27
Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby said today all Chickasaw Nation gaming facilities will open at 25 percent of capacity 8 a.m…
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