Keeseekoowenin Ojibway First Nation

Chief Norman Bone

Keeseekoowenin is an Ojibway First Nation located 80 kilometers northwest of Brandon, near the town of Elphinstone which takes its name from Chief Keeseekoowenin, who was chief at the time of its origin. The main reserve is surrounded by the RM of Yellowhead and lies in its northeast portion. As of January 2018, the total registered population was 1,287 with 490 living on reserve. The community has year-round road access and three reserves Bottle Lake 61B (40.5 ha), Clear Lake 61A (428.5 ha), Keeseekoowenin 61 (2121.8 ha).