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2011 Polar Bear Plunge

Pictures Courtesy of Jill Weiszmann Pictures Courtesy of Jill Weiszmann

MEDICAL LAKE, Wash. - If you were out at Medical Lake Saturday at noon, or even within a 10 mile earshot, you probably heard the sounds of screams, but it was all for a reason. The 2011 Polar Bear Plunge had four-year-olds, "cop-cicles," and even our own KHQ Weather Team jumping in Medical Lake to raise money for the Special Olympics. Despite the frigid cold temperatures, this years event was a huge success! Thanks to everyone who jumped in, and everyone who donated!

 

*Slideshow pictures courtesy of KHQ Viewer Jill Weiszmann. Thanks Jill!
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