January 25, 2014 in Uncategorized
STURGIS (AP) â Officials are beginning reconstruction of a middle school in Sturgis that was heavily damaged when its roof collapsed under the weight of 3 feet of snow during an early October blizzard.
The school board this week awarded a $102…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
October 23, 2013 in Uncategorized
STURGIS (AP) â The $15,000 that usually goes to Sturgis Rally Charities will instead go to ranchers affected by the early October blizzard.
KBHB radio reports that the funds will be split, with half going to Meade County producers and half helpi…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
October 21, 2013 in Uncategorized
STURGIS (AP) â Sturgis city officials report that attendance and revenue at this yearâs Sturgis Motorcycle Rally were up from last year.
The Black Hills Pioneer reports that an estimated 467,338 people attended this yearâs rally in August,…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
October 7, 2013 in Uncategorized
STURGIS (AP) â Instead of just a snow day, students at Sturgis Williams Middle School got a snow week.
Heavy snow from the weekend storm caused significant damage to the building.
The Black Hills Pioneer reports there also will be no school a…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
October 1, 2013 in Uncategorized
STURGIS (AP) â Two South Dakota judges and the Meade County Commission are at odds over plans to remodel the countyâs 50-year-old courthouse in Sturgis.
Circuit Judges Warren Johnson and Jerome Eckrich have said the courthouse is so old and …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
August 20, 2013 in Uncategorized
STURGIS (AP) — A Sturgis man has claimed a $90,000 Hot Lotto prize.Charles Dirnbauer says he plans to pay off his motorcycle, pay some other bills and put the rest in savings.Dirnbauer’s ticket matched all five white ball numbers but missed the…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
July 29, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) The annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in western South Dakota doesn’t begin for another week, but some bikers already have embarked on their journey to the Black Hills.
July 26, 2013 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE South Dakota law enforcement agencies plan to step up their fight against the forced prostitution of young women and children at this year’s Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
July 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE (AP) South Dakota law enforcement agencies plan to step up their fight against the forced prostitution of young women and children at this year’s Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
July 22, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Police chief wants to keep eye on outdoor event at one of town’s busiest street corners.