Greetings from the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska!

The Ponca Tribe of Nebraska is a federally recognized tribe headquartered in Niobrara, Nebraska.  Although the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska does not have a reservation,  thePonca Restoration Actestablished our fifteen-county Service Delivery Area across Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota. We offer a broad range of health, social, educational and cultural services through five office sites.

Tribal Court Ceremony

Patrick Runge, center, was sworn in as Chief Judge of the Ponca Tribal Court during a ceremony in Norfolk on Friday, July 11. With Runge are Tribal Council Vice-Chairman Jeremy Wright and Tribal Council representative Stephanie Slobotski. Associate Judges Theresa Barr and Jeffrey Kurtz also were sworn in during the ceremony.