First medical cannabis dispensary in Sturgis opens quietly Monday

Gary MatthewsMarch 20, 2023Business
courtesy photo from Sturgis Chamber of CommerceRibbon Cutting held at Northern Hills Alternative Health.

STURGIS, S.D. – The first medical cannabis dispensary in Sturgis is now operating within the community.

The Sturgis Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Bureau says a private ribbon cutting was held Monday morning for Northern Hills Alternative Health.

The business is located at 2715 Lazelle Street.

Northern Hills Alternative Health C.O.O. Cameron Popkes says they are a family owned, veteran friendly business that delivers high quality cannabis in the Black Hills.

He says their mission is to stimulate health and healing by providing an exceptional experience through quality service and cannabis.

The family also operates Smokes ‘N Things, with locations in Sturgis and Spearfish.