Dive Into the New Year with the Polar Plunge

Posted: 4:14 PM, Jan 04, 2016
Updated: 2016-01-04 16:40:57-05

The List's Jimmy Rhoades shares our favorite stories of the day, Across America.

1. Polar Plunge

The annual tradition took place this weekend. In Wisconsin, Garth Gaskey watched as his great-grand daughter took the plunge for the first time. 

2. The Gift of Winter Gear

A group from Cleveland hung scarves and other winter gear around the city with a note reading, "if you need to stay warm, please take it forward when you can."

3. Deer Rescue

A man came across a deer stuck in an icy river and saved her.