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July 1, 2018
Pequot Lakes law enforcement personnel help escort the Special Olympics torch to Home Depot in Baxter, where it was passed off in a tradition dating to 1990.
Pequot Lakes law enforcement carries Flame of Hope
July 1, 2018 - 10:00am
March 8, 2018
Special Olympics athletes don Addams Family shirts for their team’s Polar Plunge theme Saturday, March 3, at Breezy Point Resort. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Polar Plunge raises over $74,000 for Special Olympics
March 8, 2018 - 7:00am
March 5, 2018
Around 327 plungers jumped into Pelican Lake Saturday at Breezy Point Resort to support Special Olympics athletes. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch - Gallery and Video
KLICK! Polar Plunge for Special Olympics
March 5, 2018 - 6:00am
March 1, 2018
The 2017 Polar Bear Plunge took place Saturday, March 4, at Breezy Point Resort, and saw 275 plungers jump into the water and raise $75,000 for Special Olympics Minnesota.
Polar Plunge scheduled March 3 at Breezy Point
March 1, 2018 - 10:00am
November 9, 2017
Looking Back - Nov. 9, 2017
November 9, 2017 - 7:30am
November 8, 2017
Jack's House in Brainerd is one of seven cities that will host Special Olympics State Bowling Tournaments Thursday through Saturday. Screen grab from www.specialolympicsminnesota.org/events/games/state-bowling-tournament
Bowling: Special Olympics state tournament this week at Jack's House
November 8, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 18, 2017
Looking Back - March 18, 2017
March 18, 2017 - 5:30am
March 9, 2017
Theresa Bourke/Echo Journal
One of the group contest entries at this year's Polar Bear Plunge was the group called the Burr and Bailey's Circus.play button
Polar plungers raise thousands of dollars for Special Olympics
March 9, 2017 - 11:01am
February 28, 2017
Pequot Lakes High School Special Olympics athletes and unified partner participants competed in a basketball competition Wednesday, Feb. 8, in Pierz.
Pequot Lakes: High school students compete with Special Olympics athletes
February 28, 2017 - 11:23pm
February 25, 2017
Registration open for March 4 Polar Plunge in Breezy Point
February 25, 2017 - 8:10pm
March 11, 2016
Breezy Point police officer Jason Rieber does a cannonball as one of the first to jump into Pelican Lake at the Polar Plunge on Saturday, March 5, at Breezy Point Resort. Photo by Nancy Vogt
Polar Plunge raises $79,000
March 11, 2016 - 12:34pm
March 8, 2016
Polar Plunge 2016
March 8, 2016 - 8:43am
March 7, 2016
[ KLICK Gallery ] Polar Plunge 2016
March 7, 2016 - 8:50am
March 12, 2015
Shelly Johnson and Cindy Riech of David Leek's All-Star Heroes plunge team take the plunge for the first time. Riech, of Pequot Lakes was among the top earners at this years Breezy Point Polar Plunge. Photo by Travis Grimler
Rieck takes her first plunge
March 12, 2015 - 10:52am
December 31, 2014
Registration open for Polar Plunge on Pelican Lake
December 31, 2014 - 2:02pm