Media and Public Relations
18263 W. Keetoowah Circle Tahlequah, OK 74464
The UKB Media and Public Relations Department handles various outlets of information for the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians. The department is responsible for the tribe's monthly newspaper publication, The Giduwa Cherokee News, as well as maintaining this website and the tribe's Facebook, YouTube and Instagram accounts.
The department is managed by Media Specialist Rita Courtwright.For media inquiries or to give a news tip, call 918-871-2800.
2023 Media Packet
The UKB Media and Public Relations Department has created a 2023 media packet for stakeholders, news outlets and other entities who wish to know more about us and what we do.
The document is available for viewing and also available to download.
2018 Community Report
The UKB Media and Public Relations Department has also created a 2018 community report summarizing some of the tribe's biggest activities and accomplishments from the past year.
Categories for the report include Housing, the Jim Proctor Elder and Nutrition Center and a summary of the October 2108 Keetoowah Celebration activities.
This community report is now available to the public and we continue to thank our staff and tribal members for another successful year!