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The rescue is one of more than 30 missions Naval Air Station Whidbey Island’s search and rescue team has completed this year.
The hunter was stuck on a cliff face near Mount Constance in the Olympic National Forest, and another search and rescue team was unable to reach him.
In 2019, the Navy authorized a significant expansion of its Growler program at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island.
Those involved in the lawsuit have until Jan. 7 to file objections to the judge's findings.