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Audrey's Purple Dream

February 13, 2019
Sam Hitchcock of Akeley raised the most pledges for Audrey's Purple Dream in his age category. The U.S. Army solidier won the Fan Favorite Purple Plunger trophy. (Photos by Shannon Geisen/Enterprise)
Polar plunge: Brave locals dive into Akeley’s ‘answer to cancer’ event
February 13, 2019 - 9:00am
February 6, 2019
Audrey's Purple Plunge is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Akeley. Plungers collect pledges and money used helps area residents who have cancer. For a full schedule of events, go to their Facebook page. Submitted photo.
Audrey's Purple Plunge Purple Plunge will help area residents with cancer
February 6, 2019 - 11:00am
February 16, 2017
Alex Jones and Kassie Boyd take the Purple Plunge into 11th Crow Wing Lake on Saturday. Thirty-five men and women, young and old, participated in this year's Purple Plunge as part of the 12th Annual Audrey's Purple Dream. The participating plungers jumped into the icy waters and the Polar Plunge raised over $7,500. (Kevin Cederstrom/Enterprise)
Purple Plungers jump for a ice cold good cause
February 16, 2017 - 8:45am
February 5, 2017
The Purple Plunge is a popular event for participants young and old willing to jump into the icy waters of 11th Crow Wing Lake as part of the annual Audrey's Purple Dream in Akeley. (Enterprise file photo)
Purple Plungers hit icy waters Feb. 11 in Akeley
February 5, 2017 - 11:06am
February 17, 2016
Rachel Boughton celebrates her successful Purple Plunge into the icy waters of 11th Crow Wing Lake in Akeley during the 11th Annual Audrey’s Purple Dream fundraiser event on Saturday. A record 35 people took the frigid plunge. (Kevin Cederstrom / Enterprise)
Record number take frigid plunge for Audrey's Purple Dream
February 17, 2016 - 1:40pm
February 13, 2016
Michael and Linda Husby received good news on Linda’s cancer Monday. ‘It’s there, but inactive.’ Linda and Audrey Pidde were lifelong friends. ‘She was hilarious.’ (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Audrey’s Purple Dream enters 11th year
February 13, 2016 - 9:33am
February 18, 2015
Danielle Goehring took the big dip, Corry Hill standing by. The Purple Plunge set a new record, raising $9,702, Goehring adding $1,630.
10th annual Audrey’s Purple Dream breaks records
February 18, 2015 - 9:46am
February 7, 2015
Shannon McGrath leaps into icy water at last year’s Purple Plunge on 11th Crow Wing Lake. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Audrey’s Purple Dream celebrating 10 years
February 7, 2015 - 4:36pm
February 4, 2015
Eager participants take a polar plunge at the Akeley event. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Akeley hosts Audrey’s Purple Dream fishing tournament Feb. 14
February 4, 2015 - 11:13am