Weather Forecast


SD Capitol tree lighting ceremony is Tuesday

PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's Capitol comes alive for Christmas this week.

0 Talk about it

The lighting ceremony for nearly 100 decorated trees set up around the building is Tuesday evening.

The trees were decorated by volunteers from communities, schools, churches, nonprofit organizations and state government offices.

The largest of the trees in the rotunda was decorated by the Department of Game, Fish & Parks. The 38-foot blue spruce was donated by Brandon residents Cassandra and Brandon Deffenbaugh.