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Polar Plunge again calls to the daring


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COLD FRENZY: The 2016 Polar Plunge this Friday is expected to be as brief as those in years past, such as this one.

The Central Klickitat County Park and Recreation District suggests that the best way to begin 2016 is by throwing yourself into icy water.

The district's ninth Annual Polar Plunge happens New Year's Day at Maryhill State Park at 10 a.m.

This annual tradition is a fundraiser for the district. "Maybe you don't want to plunge," states a press release from the district, "but you could always donate to have someone else plunge, or just come and watch the fun and fast event."

There is also a reminder: don't be late. The plunge starts at 10 a.m. and ends mere seconds later.

The recreation district is working with Washington State Parks so there is no admission required to enter the park if you...

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