White Bear

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Reserve no. 070, Wahpeemakkwaw, Wapeemakkwa, Wapeemukwa, Wahpeemakkwa, Wahpeemakwa, Wapeemakkwaw

General Information

White Bear are a Cree, Dakota, Assiniboine, and Saulteaux First Nation located to the south-east of Regina, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 4, which the group signed in 1875, but their reserves are located within the land designated to Treaty 2. As of 2022, White Bear has a registered population of 2,858. In 1901, Ocean Man First Nation and Pheasant Rump Nakota were amalgamated with White Bear, but the groups regained independent status in 1988 and 1990 respectively. 

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White Bear


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