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IT WAS COLD, BUT THEY EARNED BADGE Boys endure icy overnight camp

Published 02/10/2012, DL-Online

The Boy Scout motto is “Always be prepared,” and true to their word, some Detroit Lakes boy scouts were just that last weekend. During the scouts’ annual winter camp up at Camp Wilderness (near of Park Rapids) a few boys got a cold, hard lesson on winter survival. The boys were attempting to earn an award called the Below Zero Hero award, which requires the boys to sleep outside all night in below zero conditions.

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