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Around a dozen members of law enforcement from Polson, Ronan and St. Ignatius participated in Saturday's Shiver in the River, which was held in a pool this year due to insurance requirements. But a few hardy officers, including Ronan deputy Johnathan Gillian and Police Chief Robert Jacobson, took a dunk in the river as well. (Kristi Niemeyer/Leader)

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Shiver in the River lands in a pool
February 22, 2024 midnight

Shiver in the River lands in a pool

Thirty-five intrepid souls leaped off the dock at Riverside Park in Polson Saturday during Shiver in the River, the annual fundraiser for Special Olympics Montana. But this year, instead of plunging into the frigid Flathead River, they landed in an ice-infused swimming pool.