South Dakota Wing
Civil Air Patrol


Volume 80 Issue 2
December 31, 2021

SDWG Remembers
Capt. Neil Schmid

South Dakota Wing is mourning Capt. Neil Schmid, who died in Arizona December 19. Obituary (Read more)  

Commander's Column

As we begin the new year, I want to thank everyone for what you do on behalf of CAP in service to our local communities, the state, and country. Although the last several months have been tough, (Read more)

 Unit News

CAP Units Place Wreaths on Graves of Veterans

Two squadrons in South Dakota Wing were responsible for over 450 wreaths for the graves of veterans.  The wreaths were placed in separate ceremonies on the national Wreaths Across America day, Saturday, December 18. (Read more)


Pierre Squadron Hosts Open House

 Pierre Open HousePierre Composite Squadron hosted an open house at the American Legion in Pierre Tuesday evening (12/21). (Read more)


SDWG Cadet Competition
Mar 4-5, Pierre

Emergency Management 101
Mar 17, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Pierre

SDWG Conference
Apr 8-10, K-Bar-S Lodge, Keystone
(Training Leaders of Cadets class Apr 7)

NCR Cadet Competition
Apr 8-10, Ft Leonard Wood, Missouri

MNWG/NCR Conference
Apr 22-24, Brainard, MN

AFRCC Basic Inland SAR Course
June 16-17, Sioux Falls
Register Here

CAP National Conference
Aug 25-27, Louisville, KY

Sioux Falls Squadron Receives Donation from Haunted House Organization

Sioux Falls Composite Squadron, Civil Air Patrol, was presented with a $3,000 check from the Twisted Nightmare Haunted House on December 2nd, 2021.  (Read more)

SFCS Donation


Big Sioux Squadron Receives Money from SDSU Fundraiser
Big Sioux Fundraiser with SDSU
Big Sioux Composite Squadron, Civil Air Patrol, recently received a $3,000 check resulting from planned fundraising at SDSU football games this fall. (Read more)
Squadrons Host Holiday Parties
The Big Sioux Composite Squadron, Lincoln County Composite Squadron, and Sioux Falls Composite Squadron hosted their holiday parties in December. (Read more)
SFCS Holiday Party
Clover Naughton

Simon Risty

Cadet Gabriel Risty of Estelline has completed Achievement Number 3 and was promoted to the rank of Cadet Senior Airman. 

Cadets Simon Risty of Estelline and Clover Naughton of Brookings have completed Achievement Number 2 and were promoted to the rank of Cadet Airman First Class.  
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