The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi63° Mostly Sunny

Tonight

Lo48° Rain Likely

Wednesday

Hi55° Rain

Wednesday Night

Lo46° Rain

Thursday

Hi61° Slight Chc Showers

Thursday Night

Lo45° Slight Chc Showers

Friday

Hi54° Chance Rain

Friday Night

Lo48° Rain Likely

Saturday

Hi60° Chance Rain

Saturday Night

Lo44° Slight Chc Rain

Photo Gallery: 2014 Polar Plunge fundraiser for Special Olympics

Send to Kindle
Print This

photo Buy this photo

Sabra Siltman of Cashmere wisely brought a umbrella. She was the top fundraiser for the 5th year in a row. This year she raised $8,765.

GALLERY

The 2014 Polar Plunge fundraiser for Special Olympics happened Saturday at Walla Walla Point Park.  Participants usually use the swimming area at the park and plunge into the Columbia River, but due to the river drawdown the area is very muddy, so the Wenatchee Fire Department stepped in to douse the group.  The event drew about 70 participants who raised a record setting amount of over $20,000.

All comments are moderated before appearing. For more information, please read the approval guidelines. Questions? See our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy.

Comments Help

A few important points:

  • You must have a Disqus account to comment (your Wenatchee World login and Disqus login are completely separate)
  • You must provide your first and last name
  • Your comment must be civil

For more information see our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy