Crowds Of Bikers Gather At Sturgis Rally, With Little Signs Of COVID-19 PrecautionsThe coronavirus may be changing the world, but there aren't many signs of the pandemic at the massive annual motorcycle rally being held this week at a small city along Interstate 90 in western South Dakota.
Anticipated Crowd Of 250,000 At Annual Sturgis Rally Amid Rising COVID-19 InfectionsMore than 250,000 people are expected to rumble through western South Dakota, seeking the freedom of cruising the boundless landscapes in a state that has skipped lockdowns.
Man Dies After Early-Morning Shooting At Sturgis ResidencePolice say a man is dead after an early-morning shooting at a Sturgis residence. The Rapid City Journal reports that officers responded to a 911 call just after 4 a.m. Sunday. The caller reported that a homeowner shot someone who had entered the residence.
8 Traffic Fatalities Related To Sturgis Motorcycle RallyAs the 77th annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally draws to a close, the South Dakota Highway Patrol has compiled some numbers on the public safety aspect of the gathering that draws hundreds of thousands of visitors to the Black Hills.
Officials: 500K Expected At Sturgis This YearThe annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is underway in the Black Hills of western South Dakota.
Sturgis To Be Honorary S.D. Capital For 1 DaySturgis is getting the chance to serve as the honorary South Dakota capital for a day. The event is set for Tuesday.
Vendor Sales At Sturgis Down 55 PercentVendor sales at this year's Sturgis Motorcycle Rally were down 55 percent from last year's landmark 75th anniversary event.
Traffic Decreases 40 Percent From 2015 at Sturgis Motorcycle RallyTraffic at this year's Sturgis Motorcycle Rally was down nearly 40 percent from last year's landmark 75th anniversary event.
Early Morning Fire Destroys Popular Sturgis SaloonAn early morning fire has destroyed a popular Sturgis saloon that billed itself as the "world's largest biker bar." Crews from the Sturgis Volunteer Fire Department responded to the Full Throttle Saloon on South Dakota Highway 34 about 12:30 a.m. Tuesday and found heavy smoke coming from the building.
Fatalities Tied To Sturgis Motorcycle Rally On Record Pace The number of traffic fatalities tied to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in western South Dakota has risen to nine.
Patrol Says 6 People Have Died In Conjunction With Sturgis>The South Dakota Highway Patrol says six people have died on the roads in connection with the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in western South Dakota.
Man Gets 15 Years In Sturgis Underage Sex Trafficking Sting A Belle Fourche man convicted of trying to pay for sex with underage girls at the 2013 Sturgis Motorcycle Rally has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison.
Man Sentenced For Sex Crime At Sturgis RallyA Colorado man has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for trying to buy sex with an underage girl during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota.