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May 29, 2012
Sturgis Motorcycle Museum buying land to expand
STURGIS (AP) -- The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum and Hall of Fame has signed a purchase agreement to buy land next to its current location so the operation can expand. The land sale is expected to be completed in early June. Dave Davis, president of the museum's board, says the organization...
May 29, 2012 - 10:52am
April 25, 2012
Wal-Mart added as party to Sturgis trademark suit
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A federal judge has allowed the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally to add Wal-Mart Stores as a defendant in its lawsuit to protect registered trademarks for "Sturgis" and "Black Hills." The nonprofit sued Rushmore Photo and Gifts last June, saying it owns the trademarks...
April 25, 2012 - 2:02pm
March 5, 2012
2 Hells Angels sentenced for Sturgis stabbing
STURGIS (AP) -- Two Hells Angels Motorcycle Club members involved in a stabbing that left two people with injuries during the 2011 motorcycle were sentenced in a Sturgis court Thursday. Mark Duclos of Fairbanks, Alaska, 48, was sentenced to six years in the state prison, with four...
March 5, 2012 - 10:44pm
March 4, 2012
Sturgis motorcycle rally nets $240,000
STURGIS (AP) -- As organizers gear up for the 2012 Sturgis motorcycle rally, the final tally is in on the 2011 edition. The city of Sturgis netted nearly $240,000 for last year's rally. The income was $1.4 million, while expenses were about $900,000. Sturgis City Manager Daniel...
March 4, 2012 - 10:18pm
January 27, 2012
Country duo Sugarland to perform at Sturgis Rally
STURGIS -- Sugarland is bringing its driving country sound to the Sturgis Buffalo Chip for the 2012 motorcycle rally. The country duo, which...
January 27, 2012 - 1:40pm
December 14, 2011
Rapid City man pleads guilty in motorcycle rally death
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A Rapid City man has acknowledged that he plowed into the back of a motorcycle during the Sturgis Rally, killing a Nebraska man. The media reports that 33-year-old Robert Pittman pleaded guilty Wednesday to second-degree manslaughter for the death of 44-year-old...
December 14, 2011 - 3:28pm
December 2, 2011
2 iconic Main Street Sturgis bars - Gunner's and Fireside Oasis - sold at auction
STURGIS(AP) -- Two iconic bars on Main Street in Sturgis have been sold at auction. Local businessman Rick Schmid bought Gunner's Lounge for $480,000 on Thursday. The Fireside Oasis Lounge went for $850,000 to the PSI Trust. The holders of the trust were not revealed. Deals on the...
December 2, 2011 - 11:11am
August 15, 2011
Officials say Sturgis attendance likely down
STURGIS (AP) -- Officials say attendance at the 2011 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally that ended Sunday was likely down from last year's 70th anniversary event. But rally officials and vendors tell media outlets that the drop is probably no more than usual for a year after a big anniversary. Official...
August 15, 2011 - 1:35pm
August 10, 2011
Missouri man first Sturgis rally fatality after motorcycle crash
STURGIS (AP) -- The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a Missouri man who crashed his motorcycle near Deadwood is this year's first Sturgis Motorcycle Rally-related fatality. KBHB radio reports that 70-year-old Peter Diangi of Sunrise Beach was thrown from his motorcycle as it slid...
August 10, 2011 - 5:05pm
Loud Sturgis bikes: A right or a nuisance?
STURGIS (AP) -- It's the sound of Sturgis. Puttering, humming, purring, thrumming or roaring -- when hundreds of thousands of motorcycles descend...
August 10, 2011 - 12:30pm
August 9, 2011
Sturgis rally traffic crash roundup
The South Dakota Department of Public Safety has released the following information about traffic crashes related to this week's Sturgis motorcycle...
August 9, 2011 - 4:45pm