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Ringing In The New Year With An Icy Dive

It may have been cold, but it was still a good morning for many to take a swim, as Minnesotans took part in the 24th ALARC Ice Dive. The annual New Year’s Day tradition took place at Lake Minnetonka, where morning temperatures were below zero degrees.

01/01/2014

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1,000 Expected To Make Ice Dive Into Minn. Lake

As many as 1,000 people are expected to welcome the new year by diving into a hole in the ice of Lake Minnetonka. The 24th annual ALARC Ice Dive gets underway at 8:30 a.m. Jan. 1 at Bayview Event Center in Excelsior.

12/27/2013

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Nearly 800 Divers Take Icy Lake Minnetonka Plunge

Almost 800 people from around the U.S. and world plunged into chilly Lake Minnetonka to welcome the New Year.

01/01/2013

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New Charity Chosen For 2012 Ice Dive In Excelsior

A new major charity is joining the New Year’s Day ice dive in Excelsior.

12/30/2011

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More Than 1,000 Expected To Take Polar Plunge

More than 1,000 people are expected to take a freezing plunge on New Year’s Day in Excelsior.

12/28/2010