The Torching of the Trees is an event where Sturgis residents can bring their Christmas trees to bins on Ballpark Road across from the Elementary School. Those trees will then be burned in a bonfire on Friday at the north side of the Sturgis Community Center.
If Constitutional Amendment B were to get the approval of South Dakota voters on November 3rd, it would mean legal sports gambling in Deadwood and on Native American reservations across the state. However, the scope of that remains undetermined.
The Oglala Sioux Tribe, the Rosebud Sioux Tribe and Four Directions, a voting rights group, brought the lawsuit against the South Dakota Secretary of State, Department of Public Safety, Department of Social Services and Department of Labor and Regulation.