Historical and Alternate Community Names

Kahkeesheway, Kakeeshaway, Kakeesheway, Kakesheways, Kakiisheway, Kakiishiiways, Kakiishiway, Kakisheheway, Kakishiway, Loud Voice, Ouchapowace, Reserve no. 071, Round Lake

Reserves, Settlements, and Villages

Ochapowace Indian Reserve No. 71 (various)

General Information

Ochapowace is a Nêhiyaw (Cree) First Nation located to the east of Regina, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 4, which the group signed in 1874. As of 2022, Ochapowace has a registered population of 1,947.

Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members


Works Consulted

Government of Canada; Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada; Communications Branch, “First Nation Profiles,” fact sheet; resource list, November 14, 2008, https://fnp-ppn.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/fnp/Main/Search/SearchFN.aspx?lang=eng.

“Indigenous Saskatchewan Encyclopedia | University of Saskatchewan,” accessed November 29, 2022, https://teaching.usask.ca/indigenoussk/index.php.

Library and Archives Canada, “Indexes of Western First Nations Bands: Languages, Agencies, Inspectorates, and Regional Offices,” August 18, 2022, https://library-archives.canada.ca/eng/collection/research-help/indigenous-heritage/pages/bands-western-canada.aspx.