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January 24, 2018
Mark Tiesler gets an excited reaction from onlookers as he takes his Deep Freeze Dip on Saturday afternoon on Lake button
Winterfest weekend a success
January 24, 2018 - 8:01am
January 23, 2018
Mark Tiesler propels himself backward into chilly Lake Okabena waters during Saturday's Deep Freeze Dip, which took place as part of Worthington's Winterfest celebration. (Ryan McGaughey/The Globe)play button
Deep Freeze Dip raises more than $40,000 for splash pad -- not including matching grant
January 23, 2018 - 9:15am
January 17, 2018
Winterfest Committee Chairman Andy Johnson (right) presents Dave Graff with a check for $100 in Chamber Bucks after Graff found the Winterfest Medallion Tuesday on Sailboard Beach. (Ryan McGaughey/The Globe)
Winterfest tradition continues with new activities
January 17, 2018 - 9:01am
January 23, 2017
Bryan Hagen works Monday morning at Sterling in Worthington. (Martina Baca/ Daily Globe)
Hagen raises more than $20,000 in Deep Freeze Dip effort
January 23, 2017 - 9:13pm
January 22, 2017
Chris Dybevick -- dressed as as Richard Simmons -- takes the plunge during Saturday's Deep Freeze Dip in Worthington. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)
Eighth annual Winterfest a big success; more than $35,000 raised in Deep Freeze Dip
January 22, 2017 - 9:28pm
January 17, 2017
Worthington's Sunset Park will host the Deep Freeze Dip and Pond Hockey tournament during Saturday's Winterfest. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)
Sunset Park is headquarters for Saturday swim, hockey
January 17, 2017 - 9:21pm
January 8, 2017
Andy Johnson swims to the ladder after his dive into the 34-degree water during the 2016 Winterfest Deep Freeze Dip. (Daily Globe file photo)
Winterfest countdown: 11 days and counting
January 8, 2017 - 10:01pm
January 24, 2016
A 2016 Deep Freeze Dipper hits the water Saturday.
Frozen for a cause: Deep Freeze Dip raises $35,000 for Project Livesaver
January 24, 2016 - 8:58pm
February 2, 2015
Andy Johnson swims to the ladder after his dive into the 34 degree water at Winterfest’s Deep freeze dip on Saturday. Jesse Trelstad/Daily Globe
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Taking the plunge
February 2, 2015 - 5:41pm
January 25, 2015
Winterfest 2015 adds new events
January 25, 2015 - 8:34pm
January 8, 2015
Dippers sought for Deep Freeze Dip
January 8, 2015 - 7:34pm
November 15, 2013
2014 dip to boost Wayne Klumper Heals Fund
November 15, 2013 - 9:43pm
January 12, 2013
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VIDEO: Deep Freeze Dip raises money for Jami Cummings learn to swim fund
January 12, 2013 - 8:58pm
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VIDEO: Watch as every jumper leaps into Lake Okabena for the Deep Freeze Dip
January 12, 2013 - 8:53pm
Worthington High School junior Kara Honius was crowned the Winterfest Queen Saturday afternoon as part of the Winterfest celebrations in button
Winterfest 2012 makes a splash
February 12, 2012 - 10:15pm