Sturgeon Lake First Nation

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Ahyahtuskumikinam, Ahyahtuskumikinwin, Ahyahtuskumkinwin, Ahyahtwokumakinum, Ahwahtaskumikinwin, Reserve no. 101, William Twatt

General Information

Sturgeon Lake First Nation is a Nêhiyaw (Cree) First Nation located to the north-west of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 6, which the group signed in 1876. As of 2022, Sturgeon Lake First Nation has a registered population of 3,069.

Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members

Sturgeon Lake

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,


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