Cold plunges take hold but pose risks: Jumping into frigid waters a trend for teens
FARGO — It used to be an insult to tell someone to go jump in a lake.
What has been dubbed the “cold water challenge,” a YouTube and Facebook social media craze that has swept across much of the nation, has come to roost in the Red River Valley.
Just ask Alicia Severson, whose 16-year-old daughter took part in a plunge without mom’s permission.
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