Zagime Anishinabek

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Goose Lake, Leech Lake, Little Bones, Reserve no. 074, Sahkeemay, Sakamas, Sakamay, Sakemas, Sakemay, Sakemo, Sakimay, Shesheep, Sheshep, Yellow Calf

Reserves, Settlements, and Villages

Little Bone 74B, Minoahchak 74C, Sakimay Indian Reserve No. 74 (various), Shesheep Indian Reserve No. 74A, Treaty Four Reserve Grounds No. 77, Zagime Anishinabek Indian Reserve No. 74 (various)

General Information

Zagime Anishinabek First Nations (formerly Sakimay) are an Anishinaabe (Saulteaux) collective, the four bands amalgamated in 1907 (Zagime, Shesheep, Minoahchak, and Little Bone Band). Zagime Anishinabek is located to the north-east of Regina, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 4, which the group signed in 1874. As of 2022, Zagime Anishinabek has a registered population of 1,837.

Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members

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Works Consulted

Government of Canada; Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada; Communications Branch, “First Nation Profiles,” fact sheet; resource list, November 14, 2008,

“Indigenous Saskatchewan Encyclopedia | University of Saskatchewan,” accessed November 29, 2022,

Library and Archives Canada, “Indexes of Western First Nations Bands: Languages, Agencies, Inspectorates, and Regional Offices,” August 18, 2022,