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the United Keetoowah Band of

Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma

Giduwa Cherokee News

Official Newspaper Publication of the UKB

The Giduwa Cherokee News is the only official news source for the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians. It is a quarterly newspaper with sections covering the tribe including council, cultural, business and community news. We publish in January, April, July and October.


The Giduwa Cherokee News is free to tribal members and is managed by Keetoowah Editor Brittney Bennett. For news tips/story ideas, please call 918-871-2756 or email

Most Recent Issue:


This quarter we're getting our tribal members all caught up on the latest service information from the tribe amid the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as an update to the latest ruling on our old casino property in town and a feature on Keetoowah Dr. Corey Still. For these stories and more, click the icon to the left! For the full Casino decision, click here.

Coverage categories   [click photo to open]


Front Page and Breaking News


Tribal business and money ventures 


Where community stories come together

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Stories highlighting culture and tradition


Student features and scholarship info

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Keetoowah healthcare and info


Highlighting services and programs


Keetoowah government 

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Potential advertisers wanting to place their copy in our paper can view advertising rates and sizes here. For further questions regarding advertising, please email


Members wishing for the paper to publish obituaries, community announcements or graduation announcements should email them to


Submissions should be no longer than 150 words and, if applicable, photographs in a JPEG format.

 © 2020 united keetoowah band OF CHEROKEE INDIANs in Oklahoma

Open M-F | 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Phone: 1-918-871-2800


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Physical Address:
18263 W. Keetoowah Circle

Tahlequah, OK 74464

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 746

Tahlequah, OK 74464