BOX 90
Manitoba, R0B 0Z0
Phone: (204) 244-2267
Fax: (204) 244-2690

Winnipeg Sub Office
Phone: 204-953-5520
Fax: 204-953-5522
550-360 Broadway Avenue,
Wpg, MB  R3C 0T6



Chief Vera Mitchell
Councillor Eddie Hudson
Councillor Darcy Bruce
Councillor Norway Rabliauskus
Councillor Russell Lambert
Councillor Guy Douglas
Councillor Langford Mason



East side of Lake Winnipeg at the mouth of the Poplar River.

There is no permanent access road to Poplar River. An annual winter road provides access from Pine Dock on the west side of Lake Winnipeg to Bloodvein, and north to Berens and Poplar River. Pine Dock is accessible by PHT # 234. A 2,500 foot gravel airstrip is maintained in Negginan and is serviced by scheduled and/or charter flights. goods are occasionally barged to the community from Selkirk. There are dock facilities for float planes and boats.

Band No: 277

Reserve: I.R. No. 16

Area: 1537.8 Hectares

Language: Anishinabe

Economic Base: Fishing and trapping


On-reserve – 1,319
Off-reserve –  524

Total Population – 1,843 (Effective, February 24, 2016


  • Poplar River Band Office

  • Sagaday Lodge

  • Bunny’s Restaurant

  • Sara’s Diner

  • Negginan Hardware

  • B & B Networking

  • Poplar River Airport

  • Sanitation Service

  • Water Treatment Plant

  • Nursing Station

  • Headstart Program

  • Daycare Program

  • Northern Store