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By Andi Bourne

Search and Rescue volunteers receive commendations


January 30, 2020

Andi Bourne, Pathfinder

Missoula County Sheriff T.J. McDermott and Undersheriff Rich Maricelli hold awards while Missoula County Sheriff Sergeant Bob Parcell reads the Commendation to Seeley-Swan Search and Rescue volunteers Ken Brochu, Jon Haufler, John Anders and Deputy Ryan Dunster for their assistance in rescuing five lost snowmobilers .

SEELEY LAKE – The Missoula County Sheriff's Office presented Sheriff Office Certificates of Commendation and Letters of Appreciation recognizing several Seeley-Swan Search and Rescue volunteers and citizens for their efforts during the rescue of five snowmobilers Dec. 15 and the recovery of two men buried in an avalanche Jan. 1 both in the Lake Dinah area.

"I just want to say thank you," said Missoula County Sheriff TJ McDermott. "We could not do our mission without you and without this community."

Sunday, Dec. 15, SSSAR was deployed to the area of Lake Dinah for five lost snowmobilers fr...

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