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April 9, 2015
Mike Goguen has spent $11m on helicopters to aid MT sheriff department's search and rescue efforts, as well as being avid donor to parks and recreation.
"[W]hen the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a teenage hiker who went missing outside Whitefish on the night of March 11, Sheriff Chuck Curry didn’t just mobilize search and rescue ground forces at 10 o’clock at night. He also called in Two Bear Air Rescue. As far as Curry knows, there is nothing quite like Two Bear Air anywhere else in the nation. A private citizen has spent millions of dollars of his own money to buy Two Bear Air’s helicopters, and pays every dime spent operating them on search and rescue missions." -- Vince Devlin, the Missoulian